Newport News Fall Festival of Folklife General Information Page
41st Newport News Fall Festival of Folklife
October 4 & 5, 2014
The 41st Newport News Fall Festival of Folklife will be held on Saturday, October 4 & Sunday, October 5, 2014 each day from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Newport News Park in Newport News, Virginia. The festival, which attracts 70,000 visitors each year, will feature over 200 exhibitors showcasing traditional crafts, heritage trade demonstrations, entertainment, children’s activities, and food.
Admission is free; parking fee $10.00 per vehicle on-site and at satellite areas (Greenwood Elementary School/Woodside High School). Free shuttle bus service will run continuously between the satellite parking areas and the festival. No pets permitted in the festival area. Newport News Park is located at the intersection of Ft. Eustis Boulevard and Jefferson Avenue (Exit 250B from I-64). Traffic updates, weather updates, and other event updates will be posted on Twitter @nnfestivals. For more information or special assistance, call (757) 926-1400.