Arts and Crafts
An outdoor show of over 300 juried artisans who offer an unmatched array of
the finest handmade creations.
Sat. & Sun. 10am-6pm
BETA Team Entertainment Tent
Our BETA Entertainment Tent is sponsored by numerous Frankfort Volunteer
organizations. By day the tent provides ample seating and shade for a much
needed break in the shopping activities. Enjoy a cold beer, some fantastic food
and some great music.
At night the music and dancing come to life as the Frankfort Fall Festival rocks
to celebrate Labor Day and our community. Please note that no one under 21
is admitted to the Entertainment Tent after 6 p.m.
The BETA tent entertainment schedule is posted on the "Entertainment" page.
Breidert Green Live Entertainment
Scheduled throughout the Fall Festival weekend, fabulous free entertainment is
located on Breidert Green adjacent to our Food Court.
The schedule of performers is posted on the "Entertainment" page.
Located in the paved lot at the intersection of Kansas and White Streets.
The carnival is sponsored by the Frankfort Fire Protection District and offers
rides and games for children of all ages. The hours of operation are posted on the "Entertainment' page
We encourage our visitors to utilize Google Maps to get directions to our Fest.
The menu choices provided by our local civic organizations are endless and will
satisfy any appetite. The food court is open from 10am-6pm on Saturday and Sunday, and 10am-5pm on Monday
Frankfort Area Historical Society
Frankfort Area Jaycees
...Smoothies, Chocolate Dipped Desserts, Cheesecakes, Frozen Bananas, Strawberry Kabobs, Deep-Fried Oreos, Twinkies, Snickes, Pop, Water
Frankfort Flames Girls Traveling Softball
...Egg Rolls, Vegetable Rice, Grilled Chicken on a Stick, Orange Chicken,
Crab Rangoon, Corn Dogs, Pop, Water, Shaved Ice
Frankfort Kiwanis Club
...Assorted Pizza Pops Sausage Sandwich, French Fries, Nachos, Cheese, Zepole Donuts, Pop, Water
Frankfort Preservation Foundation
...Italian Sausage Sandwich w/FF, Bacon Dog with French Fries, Chicken Tenders with French Fries, Bucket of Fries, Pop, Arnold Palmer Mix, Water
Frankfort Square Boy Scout Troop #237
...Funnel Cakes, Elephant Ears, Rib & Pork Chop Sandwiches,
Citrus Coolers, Fried Green Tomatoes, Water
Frankfort United Methodist Church
...Smoked Sausage Sandwiches, Nachos with Cheese, Nacho Supreme, Fried Mushroom, Onion Rings, Zucchini, Caulifower, Fried Vegetables, Cheese Curds, Pop and Water
International Community Church
...Home-Made Taters, Curly Fries, Vegetable Tempura, Italian Beef Sandwiches, Iced Teas, Water
Lincoln-Way East Athletic Boosters
...Lemon Shake Ups, Hot Dogs, Chili Dogs, Walking Tacos, Pretzels, Cheese Pretzels, Pop and Water
Lincoln-Way Music Boosters
...Bratwurst, Sauerkraut, Hamburgers, Cheeseburgers, Chips, Pop, Water
St. Anthony's Knights of Columbus 9770
...Pulled Pork Sandwiches, Culver's Ice Cream Sundaes, Pizza, Pop and Water
...Pizza Slices, Beef Sandwiches, Assorted Calabrese, Meatball Sandwiches, Pop and Water
Frankfort Brass Band
...Pop and Water
New Life Church Cadets
...Pop, Water, Powerades
The Frankfort Fall Festival Information Booth will be located near the center of
the Festival at Kansas and Oak Streets. Volunteers will be available to answer
all your questions regarding the Frankfort community and the Frankfort Fall
Information Guides with a map of our Festival are free of charge at the
Additional information on ATMs, Bike Corral, Handicap Port-a-Johns,
First Aid and Lost Children information will also be included in our guide.
Click here to download a Festival map
Enjoy our Sunday afternoon parade through historic Frankfort featuring over
100 musical and novelty units, dignitaries, floats and bands.
Looking for a great way to showcase your business or organization to over 35,000 people?
The annual Frankfort Fall Festival Parade is Sunday, September 6, 2015 at 1:00 pm.
The parade steps off near the Borg Warner parking lot and travels on Pacific, Oak, Utah, Ash and Nebraska, before returning to Locust Street.
Any Frankfort Chamber of Commerce member may participate in the parade FREE of charge.
All non-Chamber-member businesses and political officials will be charged a fee due with application.
Registration is now closed
2015 Frankfort Fall Festival Parade Application
Frankfort Boy Scout Troop #270 and Peace Community Church are sponsoring
our parking lots for festival attendees.
The Peace Community Church lot
is located approximately 1/2 mile south of
Route 30 at 130 South Route 45 (La Grange Road).
GPS: N 41 30.091, W 87 51.446
The Boy Scout lot
is located off of US Route 45, on West Nebraska Street, one
mile south of US Route 30.
GPS: N 41 29.866, W 87 51.725
Free shuttle service is available at both lots. The shuttle stop is located in the
downtown area at Elwood and White Streets, . Shuttle buses
will run on Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m until 8 p.m, and Monday from 9 a.m until 6 p.m.
Walking distance to the Festival is five blocks from the Boy Scout parking lot.
The Old Town Homeowners Association will be sponsoring a bicycle corral for all of our bicyclists and roller bladers who visit the Fall Festival by way of the Old Plank Trail. The corral offers a safe way to store your bicycles and roller blades. The bike corral is adjacent to Old Plank Trail right in the heart of downtown Frankfort near White Street. Watch for the signs. There will be a $2 donation for bikes and $1 for roller blades. The corral will be staffed from 9:00 a.m to 6:00 p.m on Saturday and Sunday. On Labor Day the corral will be staffed from 9:00 a.m to 5:00 p.m.
The Trolley Barn Parking Lot, located at Nebraska Street and Center Road, (appropriate permit must be displayed).
$10.00 donation to Operation Playground.
GPS: N 41 29.866, W 87 50.902
We love our pets here in Frankfort. We even built our own "Bark Park"! Frankfort Fall Festival draws large crowds in close quarters, so for the safety of your pet and our visitors, No animals are allowed (with the exception of service animals and service animal trainees).
Tented Rest Area
Two official, shaded rest tents are located at Breidert Green next to our Food Court.
Enjoy Breidert Green's entertainment stage as you savor samplings from our Food Court and relax in the shade.