FREE FAMILY FUN: Fall Festival of Folklife
Time & Location
About The Event
The 46th Newport News Fall Festival will be held on Saturday, October 5 & Sunday, October 6, 2019 each day from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm at Newport News Park in Newport News, Virginia. Atumpan performs 11:00am on Sunday on the Daily Press Marketplace Stage.
The festival, which attracts 35,000 visitors each year, will feature over 150 exhibitors showcasing art, crafts, heritage trade demonstrations, entertainment, children’s activities, and food.
- PARKING: There is a $5.00 per vehicle parking fee in both the park and the satellite parking lots. Shuttle buses from the satellite parking lots to the festival area are free. Handicapped parking is available in the park and at the satellite parking lots (the free shuttle buses from satellite parking to the festival are handicapped accessible). • Satellite parking is available at: Woodside High School (13450 Woodside Lane) Greenwood Elementary School (13460 Woodside Lane & Ft. Eustis Blvd.) New Horizons Regional Education (13400 Woodside Lane) • NO PETS ALLOWED IN THE FESTIVAL AREA •For the comfort and protection of everyone, pets, bicycles, skateboards and radios are NOT allowed in the Festival area. DIRECTIONS TO NEWPORT NEWS PARK: I-64 Westbound Take Exit 250B; at the traffic light, make a left onto Jefferson Ave. Newport News Park is on the right.
I-64 Eastbound • Take Exit 250B; at the traffic light, make a left onto Jefferson Ave. • Newport News Park is approximately 1/4 mile up Jefferson Ave. on the right.
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