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Lineup of Weekend Events at Mum Fest 2017

Mum Festival 2016

The Mum Festival has been an epic fall festival in Bristol’s history. Once known as the Mum City, Bristol was famous for this colorful flower, and through the years proud Fall festivities were put on by residents for all in the region to enjoy! This year’s Festival will run from September 21 st – 24.

“This year’s Festival is filled to the brim with activities and is shaping up to be bigger, and better than ever. Why go out of town, when you have something for everyone, right in your own back yard, including one of CT’s premier parades.” said Jack Ferraro, Mum Festival Chairman.

On Saturday, September 23 between 12:00 noon and 10:00 pm there will be a full Festival blowout:

100+ vendors

Food trucks, vendors & restaurants!

Live music entertainment

An Arts Walk

Adult Beverage Garden Sponsored by the Bristol Blues – “Blues & Brews”

Carnival & Midway 12 noon – All Day

Operation PEACE robotics 12 noon – All Day

Face painting – 12 noon – All Day

Choo Choo Train 12 noon – All Day

Touch a Vehicle (Trucks, Trains, Cars, Planes & Boats!) – 12 noon – 4 pm

Dunk Tank – 12 noon – 5 pm

Petting Zoo – 1 – 7 pm

Pumpkin Painting – 12 noon – All Day (till supplies last!)

Mum Fest Photo Frame – 12 noon – All Day

Home Depot Kids Building – 12 noon – All Day

Witch’s Dungeon Film Figures – 12 noon – All Day

Live Painting at Arts Walk – 12 noon – All Day

A Book for Every Child Storytelling – 12 noon – All Day

Pony Rides – 1 pm – 5 pm

Car Show by the Bristol Auto Club – 1 pm – 4 pm

Hay Rides – 2 pm – 7 pm

Band of Heroes Characters

Horse & Carriage Rides – 4 pm – 7 pm

On Sunday, September 24 Between 12:00 – Closing — 6:00 pm — offers another full Festival blowout:

100+ vendors

Food trucks, vendors restaurants!

Live music entertainment

Arts Walk

Adult Beverage Garden Sponsored by the Bristol Blues – “Blues & Brews”

Mum Parade @ 1:30 PM led by our Grand Festival Marshal Brittany Decker!

Carnival & Midway: 12 – 7pm

“As September approaches, Festival excitement is building and we ask the community to help support this effort by not only planning on attending but by considering donating to help off-set the costs of putting on this community focused event” added Ferraro. “We continue to seek donations and sponsorships for the Festival and appreciate everyone’s support.”

“We continue to seek donations and sponsorships for the Festival and appreciate everyone’s support.”

To donate and support the Mum Festival click here.

For more information on the 2017 Mum Festival & Parade please click here.

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