Can I bring my dog to the event?
Yes, leashed dogs are allowed at the event. Please clean-up after your pet.
Is there an admission fee to enter the festival?
No, it’s free admission.
Is there a fee to park at the festival?
No, it’s free to park.
Where do I park?
Parking is available in Fowler Park. There are over 1,000 parking spaces available throughout the park. There will be sheriff’s deputies and CERT volunteers assisting festival goers with parking.
Will there be shuttles available?
Yes, golf cart shuttles will be available from 11 am to 5 pm during the main festival time.
There will not be shuttles available from 6 to 9 pm for the hot air balloon activities.
Are there free activities for children?
Yes, the inflatables, train rides, petting zoo and playground are free. In addition, there are other activities provided by vendors that are free. There is also a drumming activity and roaming entertainers provided at no charge to festival goers.
What time are things happening?
The main festival hours are 11am to 5pm and during this time there will be kid’s activities, family entertainment, food trucks and vendors. From 6 to 9 pm, there will be tethered hot air balloon rides, food trucks and a DJ with music (all weather permitting).
Is there a fee to ride in the tethered hot air balloons?
Yes, $5 for children ages 10 and under; $10 for ages 11 and up
What type of payment is accepted for balloon rides?
Cash only; an ATM machine will be available onsite
How long are the balloon rides?
Approximately, 5 minutes
Will the balloon rides occur rain or shine?
For safety reasons, balloon rides are contingent on wind and weather conditions. A decision will be made at approximately 5pm on whether the rides will take place.
What other opportunities will be available at the festival that cost money?
There will be food trucks and vendors selling items.
What food trucks will be at the event?
|Cousins Maine Lobster|
|Big C’s Chicago Kitchen|
|Big House BBQ|
|Gotta Have It|
|The Carnival Truck|
|Deep South Biscuit Co
|King of Pops|
|Daddy O’s Ice Cream|
|Not As Famous Cookie Co|
How many vendors will be at the festival?
Up to 100 vendors. Vendors will include local businesses, arts and crafts, independent consultants and non-profits organizations.
Is there Wi-Fi available in the park and at the festival?