Opening Ceremony

The 2021 Duluth Fall Festival is in memory of Kelly Kelkenberg.
He was an honorable Duluth City Councilman and former chair of the Festival.

Opening Ceremony

Immediately after the Parade, join us at the Duluth Festival Center for the Opening Ceremony. The Parade Grand Marshal and Honorary Grand Marshal, and other local dignitaries will be honored. The Opening Ceremony is also the Festival’s opportunity to acknowledge our generous sponsors, without whom, the Festival and its many improvement projects would not be possible.

Angelica Hale

Angelica Hale

(first runner up in 2017’s America’s Got Talent competition show) will sing the National Anthem and another song to kick off the event honoring our sponsors and local dignitaries.

Mark McKay

Mark McKay

95.5 WSB Radio and WSB TV Channel 2 Action News

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

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

September 25
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

September 26
The race goes throughout the streets of Duluth and ends at the Duluth Festival Center.
Dunkin Donuts Corporate is one of the sponsors! Receive a long-sleeved t-shirt at the end of the race. Race proceeds go to Wellroot Family Services.

Worship on the Green

September 26
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.-->