Washington Summer Festival | Eastern North Carolina Now

Celebrating 100 years in Washington

The 2011 Summer Festival is the Chamber's 28th consecutive Summer Festival. We hope you will enjoy the additional communitywide events and support our vendors and local merchants.

Thursday, June 9th 5:00pm-10:00pm
Family Fun Kickoff Night
Amusement rides open at Festival Park (One price armband, $20.00 to ride as much as you like)

Friday, June 10th 5:00pm-10:00pm
10:00am -10:00pm
Summer Festival T-Shirts Stewart Parkway/ Respess Street

Festival Opens
Food, Arts & Crafts, Amusements - Stewart Parkway
Amusements (Rides and Games)
Bud Light Beer Garden

Live Music from Chuck Phillips - Bud Light Beer Garden

Craig Woolard Band - PotashCorp Main Stage


Saturday, June 11th 9:00am-10:00pm
10:00am -10:00pm
Summer Festival T-Shirts Stewart Parkway/ Respess Street

Festival Opens
Food, Arts & Crafts, Amusements - Stewart Parkway
Amusements (Rides and Games)

Bud Light Beer Garden

Live Music from The Love Tribe - PotashCorp Main Stage
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