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2014 Franklin Fall Festival

2014 - Franklin Fall Festival

Get ready for Franklin’s biggest weekend of the year!

Get ready for Franklin's biggest weekend of the year! Two days of family fun and entertainment are lined up and this year's Franklin Fall Festival will be bigger and better than ever! 




Friday October 3th, 2014
Block Party & Fireworks at Barrett’s Landing

Saturday, October 4th, 2014
Street Festival


Gold Sponsors

Burgess & Co. Certified Public Accountants

 Insercorp LTD

Real Country 101.7 WLQM-FM 

The Tidewater News 


Silver Sponsors

Birdsong Peanuts

Blair Bros., Inc.

Dairy Queen


Pam Ellis


Join us at Barrett's Landing for the Fall Festival Block Party and Fireworks featuring live music from The Island Boy Band & The Fantastic Shakers Band

$5.00 Admission (Kids under 6 FREE)
Food and Refreshments available for purchase.


  • Gate Opens at 6:00 p.m.
  • Opening Band: Island Boy, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • Main Attraction: The Fantastic Shakers Band, 8:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
  • Fireworks at 9:15 p.m.

The fun continues on Saturday, October 4th with the street scene in downtown Franklin! Family-friendly entertainment, talent contest, exciting events, street vendors, food and refreshments are available throughout the day.


  • Street Festival: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Franklin Farmer’s Market will be open during the Fall Festival!
  • Wine & Microbrewery tasting at Barrett's Landing
  • Cornhole Tournament competition at Barrett's Landing
  • The official NASCAR Nationwide show car and racing simulator: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. on North Main Street
  • The Albemarle-Chowan Watershed Roundtable will have their educational exhibits at the Franklin Farmer's Market at 210 S. Main Street
  • Franklin Fall Festival Car Show 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  • Children's Games & Entertainment
  • Open Amateur Stages 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Talent Contest with PRIZES 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Vendor Information:

For participating food vendors please download and complete the forms below and send them to Charlotte Brayman at the Franklin/Southampton Health Department:


Download the 2014 Franklin Fall Festival Flyer


We would like to thank all of our sponsors and friends for making this event possible!


Bronze Sponsors

  • Applebee's
  • Beamon & Johnson (NAPA)
  • BlueWater Rentals
  • Bronco Federal Credit Union
  • City of Franklin
  • Councill Financial
  • EVB
  • Farmers Bank
  • Fast Ice Cream Co.
  • Fred's Restaurant
  • Hunter March Nationwide Insurance
  • International Paper
  • Jack Jr's Towing & Auto Repair
  • Liberty Coins of Franklin
  • Parker Darden Heating & Air
  • Solenis/Eastman/Arkema
  • Southern Tent Company, Inc.
  • Southampton Memorial Hospital
  • Tidewater Physical Therapy
  • Vic's Signs & Graphics
  • Walgreens

Pewter Sponsors:

  • Franklin-Southampton Economic Development, Inc.
  • G. Elliott Cobb, Jr. P.C.
  • Highground Services, Inc.
  • Parker Battery
  • Manry Rawls Insurance
  • Southampton Antiques
  • Star Investigations Security, LLC
  • SunTrust Bank
  • Three Guys Italian Restaurant
  • Todd Rose Allstate Insurance Co.

Friends of Fall Festival:

  • Pino's Pizza
  • Richwood Graphics


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