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 (dark) to celebrate Bartlett's Sesquicentennial Year! 
  • For more information eamil the office of Community Relations  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 the Bartlett High School 5K to kick things off on Saturday morning, 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.

Application for vendors

Business/Craft application

Concession Vendor Application


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





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.