BIG KIDSTUFF AND Lil’ Kidstuff
A variety of entertainment geared just for them include The Carolina Puppet Theatre who bring the theatre art form of puppetry into the present for a rip-rolling good time! Ms. Poly and Ms. Ester, the wacky Gabardine Sisters, use lively music and zany puppetry to make these shows a delightful experience foryoung children and families. The professionally handmade puppet characters come to life with personality, brilliant colors and audience interaction. You will meet Bartlet the super-duper star, Puddles the duck and other unusual puppet friends. Don't miss this MUMFEST favorite!
Steve Myott, a master story teller and mask maker.
Steve loves to share his original stories by using his unique paper maché masks in his performances. No one can sit idly by as music, masks and comedy are combined for top quality entertainment. This program will entertain children of all ages. Audience participation is inevitable as people don masks and become part of the show!
And don't miss the magic show!
Steve Wille has been performing magic for over 25 years and has appeared on TV both in the U.S. and Bermuda. Steve is a very talented magician, entertainer and a real crowd please. He has been a MUMFEST favorite for years!
You will find Steve performing shows at the Kids stage and on the midway area.
Gary Shelton the family comedian has been making audiences laugh since the late 70s. His humor is southern flavored and family friendly; His acts bring out the wonder and laughter in audiences of any size and age. Gary's unique combination of comedy, magic and storytelling engage people in a first rate family experience. Don't miss his shows at the Kids stage and on the midway area. He is an all-time MUMFEST favorite!
Willy the Hillbilly will join us at MUMFEST for two days, compliments of Pepsi MInges Bottling Group. Festival-goers will have fun meeting Willy the Hillbilly in person, shaking his hand and posing with him for photo ops! For those old enough to remember the 1960's and would enjoy jogging their memory with a 1966 Willy the Hillbilly commercial, go to Willy the Hillbilly.
Homer & Bart Simpson will be at Mumfest, Saturday, Oct. 10 from 11 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. brought to you by Suddenlink.
Don't miss the chance to meet and greet the Simpson's! They'll be walking around looking for you to shake hands and get your picture taken.
Stop by Suddenlink's booth on East Front St. near Union Point Park and say 'thanks' for bringing Homer & Bart Simpson to MUMFEST!
AMUSEMENT RIDES are always a festival must do.
Hop on the merry-go-round or drive a bumper car. Michael's Enterprises is a Fayetteville, NC mobile midway company featuring rides, games, cotton candy & snow cones. Michael's Enterprises' has provided for MUMFEST guests many years offering rides and games for the whole family.
Visit the Pumpkin Patch
Sponsored by Christ Episcopal Church
Corner of Middle and Pollock Streets has hundreds of pumplins of all sizes, gourds, Indian Corn & much more, all in time for the fall season. All proceeds benefit local outreach.
Be sure to check back - it's early in the year
and the number of attractions is growing!