Fenton Days celebrates its seventh year by expanding to a two-day festival, October 5-6. Organizers have added carnival rides in addition to live bands, fireworks and food trucks. More than one hundred vendors will set up tents on the fields of the Fenton Athletic Association selling crafts, gifts, souvenirs and much more.
The two-day festival begins on Friday, October 5 at 4:00pm with carnival rides, inflatables, food trucks and a beer garden. Vendor tents will open at 4:00pm. The band “Common Time” will perform from 6:00pm to 9:00pm followed by fireworks at 9:30pm.
The Fenton Days Parade begins on Saturday, October 6 at 10:00am in Olde Towne Fenton on Gravois Rd, traveling to Water St, continuing on Larkin Williams Rd and ending at Fenton City Park.
The festival will open on Saturday, October 6, at 11:00am. Carnival rides, food trucks, inflatables and the beer garden will be open all day. Entertainment will include a petting zoo, pony rides, The Bubble Bus, RAWR Roaming Dinosaur, Knockerball, SAMMY J Balloon Creations and the Nitro Joe Science Show. The band “Lucy’s Palace” will perform from 6:00pm to 9:00pm. Fireworks will follow at 9:30pm.
Advanced discount tickets are being sold for carnival rides, inflatables, pony rides and the petting zoo. All-access wristbands are available for Friday, October 5. Ticket locations: Olde Towne Veterinary Hospital, 540 Gravois Rd; Farmer’s Insurance/Sparks Agency, 1805 Smizer Station Rd; Fenton Athletic Association, 945 Larkin Williams Rd; and On Pointe Dancewear, 948 Brookwood Center.
Vendor and parade applications are available at: www.fentondays.com.
Fenton Days is a community-based, not-for-profit, non-governmental organization. The group was established to celebrate the Fenton area, promote businesses and provide residents with a family-friendly event.