Mum Festival Opening Night

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Mum Festival Opening Night

September 21, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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“Home is Where the Heart is” is this year’s theme for the Annual Mum Festival.  Programs run along Memorial Boulevard and on the Memorial Boulevard School Field during 4 action packed days from Thursday and Friday evening September 21 and 22 to all day Saturday and Sunday September 23 and 24.  Including but not limited to:  Amusement rides, Art & Jazz Gala, Craft & Community Vendors, Car Show, Family & Children’s Activities, Food Trucks & Vendors, Live Music, Beer & Wine Garden, Petting Zoo, Pony and Hay Rides, and the Annual Mum Parade.

Additional Events are featured throughout the community during the “Mum Seasons of Events.”  These include a Miss Mum Pageant, Mum Festival Bingo, the Bristol Stomp, the Annual Gem and Mineral Show, the Annual Mum-a-Thon 8K Road Race and 5K Halloween Family Fun walk and a Concert featuring the Bristol Brass and Wind Ensemble and the Bristol Chorale.  Watch for announcements, times and locations in the Bristol All Heart Event listings.

Opening Day will feature:

  • Opening Ceremonies and Ribbon Cutting at 5:30 p.m.
  • Art and Jazz Gala 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
  • 18 Piece Jazz Orchestra on Main Stage 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Festival Fireworks Extravaganza at 9:15 p.m.
Memorial Boulevard School Field
Memorial Boulevard
Bristol, CT 06010 United States


Mum Festival Committee


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