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2022 Frankfort Fall Festival

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The Frankfort Fall Festival returns September 3rd-5th, 2022!

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Each year during Labor Day weekend, over 250,000 visitors gather to the charming Village of Frankfort to enjoy the Frankfort Fall Festival. The festival welcomes over 300 artisans from all over the United States to exhibit their elite products and services.

In addition, many of Frankfort’s local organizations collaborate by sponsoring special events that highlight Frankfort Fall Festivities. ADMISSION IS FREE and there is something for everyone from carnival rides to main stage entertainment, to walking tacos and funnel cakes, Frankfort Fall Fest has it ALL!


2022 Frankfort Fall Festival Information

Fall Festival Sponsors

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Artisan Information

Over 300 Artisans from both coasts and everywhere in-between will join us in Frankfort on Labor Day weekend for this spectacular event! You will be able to purchase everything from handmade ornaments to fine jewelry and everything in between! So come on out and look for that special gift that you can only find here, or that special item for decorating this holiday season, or even that unique item just for you! Rest assured, it will be handmade!

Booth Information
Booth numbers may change after our printed guide has gone to press, but the list of Artisans on the website will be updated regularly. If you need help locating an artisan, please use the list below or visit the Information Booth located at the center of Oak Street and Kansas Street.

Parade Applications

Looking for a great way to showcase your business or organization to more than 35,000 people? The Frankfort Chamber of Commerce is proud to sponsor the annual Frankfort Fall Festival Parade. This parade will take place on Sunday, September 4th at 1:00pm.

Artisan Applications

The Frankfort Fall Festival is one of the largest all volunteer run Arts and Crafts Fairs in the country. This juried fine artisan and crafts fair features over 200 Artisans. All work must be original, hand-crafted items.

Applications are closed for 2022

Gourmet Food Vendor Applications

The Frankfort Fall Festival is one of the largest all volunteer run Arts and Crafts Fairs in the country. In addition to the juried Artisans, we have an area dedicated to Gourmet Food Vendors with a limited number of booths available. Gourmet Food Vendors can only sell pre-packaged prepared foods that is made by the applicant. No reselling of purchased items is allowed. All food items displayed in the booth must be for sale.

Applications are closed for 2022

General Information & Entertainment

Our Breidert Green Entertainment Stage is a family-friendly space to listen to some tunes, relax, and have a bite to eat under the shaded tent. Rest assured, there is truly something for everyone to enjoy!

Our food court is run entirely by local civic organizations in conjunction with local businesses. So you can feel good grabbing a bite to eat at Fall Fest because you know you will be helping our local non-profits.

Located on North Oak Street.
Friday night concert:  Gate opens at 6pm, band starts at 8pm, 21 and older only, $10 admission

Sat-Mon: free admission, all ages during daytime Fest hours

Sat-Sun: 6pm - close, 21 and older only, $10 admission

One of the most beloved parts of Fall Fest weekend is our annual parade on Sunday.  To apply to be a parade participant please click on link below.  Parade participation is free to all Frankfort Chamber members.  Non-member cost to participate - $300

Three ATM Machines are located on the Festival site. Main Entrance to the Garden Tent on North Oak Street, Main Entrance to Old Plank Trail Tavern on West Kansas Street, and Entrance to Carnival on White Street

Parking is available with shuttle bus service to the Festival: Grassy Lot - U.S. Route 45 (La Grange Road) and Nebraska Street - $10.00 donation to Frankfort Boy Scout Troop #270 It is a 1/2 mile walk to the fest on sidewalks or Old Plank Trail.

Shuttle Bus Service to/from Boy Scout Lot Bus Service to the Festival area with drop-off and pick-up in the Prairie Park Lot at White Street & Elwood Street. Shuttle Bus Service runs continuously on Saturday & Sunday from 9am to 8pm and Monday from 9am to 6pm.

Handicap Parking (appropriate permit must be displayed): Parking is available in one location at the Trolley Barn Parking Lot; located at Nebraska Street and Center Road - $10 fee to Operation Playground.

Carnival Information & Schedule

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Volunteer Information

Frankfort Fall Fest is coordinated by the Frankfort Chamber of Commerce, but could not be run without the support of our nearly 200 volunteers! Do you want to be a Fall Fest "yellow shirt" or "bluebee" volunteer! There is more than enough room on our team!

If you have any questions, or would like to Volunteer please call the Chamber at 815-469-3356.

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