Juggling, clowns, and aerial acts can be a magical experience, even for adults. The fourth annual Buskers Festival is coming to Brantford on Sept. 24 and 25.
Buskers Festival in Brantford was established four years ago and this year it is taking place at Mohawk Park. The Festival has an assortment of events for not only Brantford locals but also tourists who are curious about the street performers and musicians. The events take place on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. and on Sunday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. meaning there will be plenty of time to enjoy with family and friends. If you would like to get ahead of the action, then join in on September 23rd at the Mohawk Park Pavilion at 51 Lynnwood Drive from 6 p.m. to midnight to what is called the Fool’s Gala to have a head start to the fun for only 60 dollars.
The few performers, which are listed on the website, include Eden Plus, Silver Starlets, Bella Magic, Bex in Motion and Kobbler Jay. The performers include a variety of talent which will have you amazed such as a whip cracking cowboy, acrobatics, magic, juggling, stilt walker, freak show stunts, and dancing with fire. Aside from performances there will be many food vendors and food trucks that will be assisting you with your needs if the day does go on to be long from all the fun.
Food, performers, and musicians are all getting the attention from the general public but what made this entire festival occur are due to the sponsors. Buskers Festival is sponsored by nine organizations, all allowing the festival to be possible for the public to attend.
Although this event meant to be a fun filled few days, it requires a lot of organization, attention, and assistance. You can volunteer to be a festival ambassador who moves through the crowd answering general questions. Another role that may be more suitable for you is the Information Tent Attendant, who’s duty it is answer questions and guide people. Finally, the Festival Set-Up and Tear Down volunteers will be responsible for cleaning up the event. If you believe these roles may be a good fit for you and you are looking to help out then head over to www.Brantfordbuskersfestival.com to find a volunteer form.
The city of Brantford is eager to amuse their citizens’ everyday lives by holding this annual event, so you should come on down for a free admission to Brantford City’s fourth annual Buskers Festival for non-stop fun.