Bartlett Festival & Car Show

2016 Bartlett Festival, BBQ Contest & Car Show                                        Celebrating Bartlett's Sesquicentennial (150) Year
 
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  • Friday evening, September 30, 6:00 - 9:30 p.m. (music starts at 6:30p.m.)
  • Saturday, October 1, 10:00 am.-7:30 p.m. (music starts at 11:00 a.m.-7:30 p.m.) Saturday times subject to change.   There will be Fireworks on Saturday night starting at 7:15 to celebrate Bartlett's Sesquicentennial Year! 
  • For more information call the office of Community Relations at 385-5589 or email dgelineau@cityofbartlett.org 
Make plans now to be a part of the 2016 Bartlett Festival on Friday evening, September 30 from 6 - 9:30 p.m. and on Saturday, October 1 from 10:00 a.m.-7:30 p.m. at W. J. Freeman Park located at 2629 Bartlett Blvd.

This fun-filled family event will kick-off on Friday evening with a midway carnival, Hot Air Balloons, vendors and live musical entertainment starting at 6:30 p.m.

Then come back for Saturday's events that will include a sanctioned Memphis BBQ network cooking contest, musical stages, arts & crafts, a car show, children's activities, food and much more. The evening will end with a fireworks display celebrating Bartlett's 150 Years! The perfect place to spend an autumn weekend.

Applications will be mailed to last years vendors and will be open to all others March 1, 2016. 

Free Admission - Free Shuttle Bus
Friday evening, 5:30-10:30p.m.
  • One parking location
  • Behind the McDonald's restaurant located at 6048 Stage Road.
Saturday, 8:30a.m.- 8:30 p.m.
  • Two parking locations
  • Stage Centre (corner of Stage Road and Kirby-Whitten)
  • Behind the McDonald's restaurant located at 6048 Stage Road.
 2016 Sponsors

Platinum


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Bronze



2015 Entertainment Schedule
Music Stages

Friday Night Live Music
6:00 – 7:00 p.m.   

7:30-9:30 pm     

Saturday Live Music
10:00-11:00 am       

11:30 am-12:30 pm   l

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm     

2:45 pm – 3:45 pm     

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm      

The Rockin' Robin DJ's Stage
( by the Police Department/Children’s Area)

Featuring various musical entertainment, games and lots of fun! They will be giving away a free party, so make sure to go by and register.

Demonstration Area

     
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Annual Car Show
To benefit the Tennessee Baptist Children’s Home

Participants can register on-site between 8 a.m. until noon on Saturday, September 26. Fee is $25 per car. Car judging will be held begin at noon. The awards will be presented at 3 p.m. Dash plaques will be given to the first 100 entries.

Categories include: production cars from 1900-1989, street rods, modified cars from 1949 to present, mini cars and trucks, motorcycles and vehicles that are currently under construction. There are a total of 37 categories.

All cars must enter the park from the back, following the signs.

For more information pertaining to Car Show, contact James Hicks at 901-601-0319.