September 20th through the 23rd!
Our Festival Theme for 2018 is:
“Fall In Love With Bristol”
What: Over the course of the weekend the 2018 Mum Fest will feature a carnival, dozens of vendors from area businesses, crafters, local producers, restaurants, food trucks, community organizations, non profits, and museums, in addition to games, children’s programming, adult beverages, all-day live music and entertainment, a car show and so much more!
When: Get ready for the “Mum Season of Events”, and 4 days of premier entertainment and festival activities starting with Thursday, September 20 and Friday, September 21 where a special carnival nights kick off the weekend of events. Then festival grounds will explode on Saturday, September 22 with primary festival activities, and continue through Sunday, September 23 where the historic Mum Parade takes place between 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm delighting audiences as one of the many festival highlights!
Where & Parking: The event will be held in downtown Bristol at Memorial Boulevard [Field] (70 Memorial Boulevard for GPS) and the surrounding areas, where parking, including handicap parking, will be available too.
See the map below. Green area is the Festival event. Suggested parking is highlighted in the orange and yellow areas!
**Upper left hand corner is the former mall site where there are 15 acres of parking just 4 blocks away from the site. Enter 180 Main Street for GPS purposes.
**The Associated Spring parking lots are also available (in yellow and orange to left of festival grounds)!
**Far left in orange is a City of Bristol municipal lot
** Upper right orange is American Legion Post II (22 Hooker Court) and a former car dealership
There is also many other parking options in other lots and on-street, where available! Just cruise around we have no doubt you’ll find a great space!
70 Memorial Boulevard, Bristol, Connecticut 06010