Events & Tickets

There are several different events during the Forsythia Festival season. Expect to see some of your family’s favorite events in 2020, like the Forsythia 5K, Hello Yellow & Food Truck Frenzy Kickoff, Faith Fest, and the Tailgate Toss. The 2020 Forsythia Festival will also have some new events for you to enjoy, like a special themed party!

 

Pre-Festival Events

 

 Hello, Yellow! & Forsythia Food Truck Frenzy

 

Celebrate the official start to the 33rd Anniversary Forsythia Festival on Saturday, February 29, 2020!  For 2020, Hello Yellow will include the Food Truck Frenzy for one grand kickoff.  Get forsythias painted on your car, pick up t-shirts, grab a bite to eat and more. The fun starts at 11 a.m. and open all day! 

 

Festival Weekend

 

Saturday, March 14th – Sunday, March 15th

 

Arts & Crafts Fair

 

The pinnacle event of the Forsythia Festival is set in the streets of Downtown Forsyth.  Join us March 14-15, 2020 as we welcome roughly 20,000 people, and more than 100 vendors, to Forsyth.  Shop for arts and crafts, enjoy the tasty festival treats, and spend some time with your children at the Kids Corner.  Hours are Saturday from 10:00 a.m.  to 6 p.m. and Sunday from 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

 

Kids’ Corner

 

Stop by Kids’ Corner in Downtown Forsyth to enjoy inflatables, obstacle courses and other activities. Grab a wristband to let your child really have a good time.  Pony rides are also available.  Hours are Saturday from 10:00 a.m.  to 6 p.m. and Sunday from 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

 

Entertainment

 

Watch as area musicians, dancers and entertainers showcase their talents for the festival crowd. Located in the heart of Downtown Forsyth, the entertainment stage is a must-see. Hours are Saturday from 10:00 a.m.  to 6 p.m. and Sunday from 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Applications will be posted online at a later date. 

 

Forsythia Tailgate Toss

 

The Forsythia Tailgate Toss returns this year with new boards, new bags and fun prizes!  Get ready for a friendly cornhole competition in the Persons Banking Company parking lot. 

Applications will be posted online at a later date.

 

FaithFest Singing Competition

 

Celebrate music, faith and our community at FaithFest 2020, our faith-based singing competition.  It happens Saturday, March 14th at 7:00 p.m.  Admission is free.  A goodwill offering will be accepted.  

Applications will be posted online at a later date.

 

Community Worship Service

 

Join us for this special service, Sunday, March 15th.  It takes place at 10:00 a.m. at the Forsyth Presbyterian Church on Jackson Street in Downtown Forsyth.