50th Annual Fountain Fall Festival

50th Annual Fountain Fall Festival

50th Annual Fountain Fall Festival
Posted on 07/24/2019
Fall Festival

The festival is scheduled for Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 2.

Applications are now being accepted for parade entries and booths at Metcalfe Park in conjunction with the 50th Annual Fountain Fall Festival, sponsored by the Fountain Valley Chamber of Commerce.  August 12th is the Entry Deadline (NO late entries will be accepted)

The theme of this year’s festival is “The Golden Harvest” to mark the Golden Anniversary of the festival. The harvest part of the theme comes from the fact that the festival used to serve as the kickoff to the annual area crop harvest.

The Fall Festival Weekend kicks off with the Fountain Fire Department’s annual Dinner and Dance from 5-9 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 1, at Darin Anstine Firehouse 1, 212 N. Santa Fe Ave. Dinner is served from 5-7 p.m. and there is dancing from 7-9 p.m.

Monday’s activities begin at 7 a.m. with the Fountain-Fort Carson JROTC Pancake Breakfast at Aragon Elementary School.

The parade begins at 10 a.m. Parade lineup is along El Paso Street. It will proceed south on Main Street and then turn east on Ohio Ave.

Activities begin at Metcalfe Park immediately after the parade. There will be games, music, food, lots of vendors displaying their wares and informational booths.

Applications are also being accepted for Grand Marshal.

Applications are available by contacting the chamber office at (719) 382-3190 or by going to their Facebook page @ https://www.facebook.com/FountainValleyChamberofCommerce/