Festival Entertainment

Entertainment Information

Parsons Alley 2019

The Duluth Fall Festival provides continuous entertainment during the two days of the Festival at two venues. During the weekend more than 20 acts will perform a variety of music and dance. The Festival Center Stage hosts bands and dance acts, while the Parsons Alley stage hosts smaller bands and acoustic music in an intimate setting. Throughout the Festival, you may run into street performers, such as puppeteers or our Festival scarecrow mascot.

Entertainers are not paid to perform at the Duluth Fall Festival.

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2019 Entertainment Schedule

Saturday, September 28

11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Opening Ceremony - Featuring America's Got Talent's Angelica Hale!
12:20 p.m. -12:25 p.m.
Duluth High School “Wildcat” Cheerleaders
12:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
1:05 p.m. - 1:50 p.m.
1:55 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Chick-Fil-A Cows
2:15 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Highway 20
3:15 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
4:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
5:15 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Shola Emmanuel AfroJazz Band
6:15 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Clear Redemption (and special guest)
12:00 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Gwinnett School of Rock
1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.
2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Trisha Adams
5:00 p.m. -5:45 p.m.
John’s Creek School of Rock
600 p.m. -6:45 p.m.
Jackson Tiberghien Drummer Extraordinaire
12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Sunday, September 29

7:40 a.m. -7:55 p.m.
Zumba Fitness with Janice Davis Canty
8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m..
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Drake School of Irish Dance
1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.
2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Ballet Mexicano de Lupita Sosa
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
1:15 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
2:15 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
3:15 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
4:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m..
12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Festival Events

Family-friendly events that everyone will enjoy!

Georgia's best fall Festival Concert

September 11
At: 6:30p.m.
Duluth Festival Center
3142 Hill St NW, Duluth, GA 30096

Duluth Fall Festival Carnival rides

The Duluth Fall Festival Carnival returns this year to host a full-fledged carnival, with a variety of rides and games. Be sure to take a ride on the Ferris wheel, where you can get a bird’s eye view of the continually changing Duluth skyline.

Fall Festival Parade

September 25
Come see local schools—elementary through high school with different activities, fire trucks, antique cars, local dignitaries, boy scouts, girl scouts, dance classes, sponsors, and clowns! The parade begins Saturday at 10:00 am. Streets close by 9:45 am so come early.-->

Fall Festival Opening Ceremony

Immediately after the Parade, join us at the Festival Center Amphitheater for the Opening Ceremony. The Parade Grand Marshal and Honorary Grand Marshal, and other local dignitaries, will be honored. -->

Donut Dash 5K Race

Promptly at 8:00, the race starts with runners winding through historic Duluth. At the end of the race, participants receive a complimentary donut and coffee, courtesy of Dunkin Donuts on Buford Hwy, Duluth. The Festival also provides water and energy snacks.

Worship on the Green

Make plans to join us for “Worship on the Town Green” on Sunday morning with a community worship service beginning at 10 a.m. at the Duluth Town Green. This service will be led by staff, musicians and members of Duluth First United Methodist Church.-->