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Franklin Fall Festival

33rd Annual Franklin Fall Festival

Burgess & Company     InsercorpReal Country 101.7 WLQM    The Tidewater News


Get ready for Franklin’s biggest weekend event of the year!

Get ready for Franklin's biggest weekend of the year! Two days of family fun and entertainment are lined up and this year's Franklin Fall Festival will be bigger and better than ever! 




Friday, November 13th, 2015 - Block Party at Barrett’s Landing

Join us at Barrett's Landing for the Fall Festival Block Party featuring live music from Strictly Bizzness.

$5.00 Admission (Kids under 6 FREE)
Food and Refreshments available for purchase.


  • Block Party:  6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
  • Band: Stictly Bizzness
  • Franklin Fall Festival Restaurant Showcase Event (Sponsorship Tent) 6:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.


Saturday, November 14th, 2015 - Street Festival

The fun continues on Saturday, November 14th with the street scene in Downtown Franklin! Family-friendly entertainment, talent contest, exciting events, street vendors, food and refreshments are available throughout the day.


  • Street Festival: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Franklin Farmer’s Market will be open during the Fall Festival!
  • Children's Games & Activities by Coast 2 Coast
  • Open Amateur Stages 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Talent Contest with PRIZES 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
  • Food & Refreshments
  • Mustang Classic Car Show
  • Arts & Crafts Booths

        And much, much, more!!!


Sponsorship is available and is as follows: 

For Sponsorship Application Click here


Franklin Fall Festival Restaurant Showcase Event (Sponsorship Tent) Details:

Event Date: Friday, November 13th
Set Up Time: 5:00 p.m.
Serving Time: 6:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

  • Limited to 8 participants.
  • You provide table covering and decoration (fall themed), chafing dishes or serving platters, plates, utensils and servers (no more than 2 people please).
  • Your participation is equivalent to a “Bronze Sponsor”. Click here for BRONZE SPONSORSHIP infromation >
  • The winner will be featured on the DFA Website and Facebook page.
  • Table must be no larger than 4x8. We can provide the table if needed.
  • Provide one or more heavy hor d'oeuvres for up to 200 people. The number will be refined as we get closer to the event.
  • October 28, 2015 deadline. Participants will be chosen based on sign up date.

Click here to view the Restaurant Showcase Sponsorship Letter >

Click here to view and download the Restaurant Showcase Sponsorship Application >


Vendor Information:

For participating food vendors please download and complete the form below and send it to Charlotte Brayman at the Franklin/Southampton Health Department:


We would like to thank all of our sponsors and friends for making this event possible!

Gold Sponsors
  • Burgess & Co. PC., CPAs
  • Insercorp LTD
  • Real Country 101.7 (WLQM)
  • The Tidewater News
Silver Sponsors
  • Birdsong Peanuts
  • Blair Bros, Inc.
  • Dairy Queen
  • Edward Jones Investments 
Bronze Sponsors
  • Arby's
  • Beamon and Johnson - NAPA
  • Bojangles' of Franklin
  • Bronco Federal Credit Union
  • Councill Financial
  • Don Poncho's Cantina
  • EVB
  • Farmers Bank
  • Fred's Restaurant
  • International Paper
  • Jack Jr.'s Towing & Auto Repair
  • Jus CAB Kakes
  • Mr. D's Southern Kitchen & Catering
  • OneMain Financial
  • Parker Battery
  • Quality Aire Co.
  • Solenis/Eastman/Arkema
  • Southern Tent Co., Inc.
  • Southampton Memorial Hospital
  • The City of Franklin
  • Tidewater Physical Therapy, Inc.
  • Todd Rose/Allstate
  • Vic's Signs & Graphics
  • Walgreens
 Peweter Sponsors
  • Aesthetics by Naomi
  • Blue Water Rentals, LLC
  • Floor to Ceiling
  • Franklin Southampton Economic Development
  • Jim Williams
  • Hunter March Insurance
  • Mary Frances Abbitt
  • Mike Duman Chevrolet, Buick, GMC, LLC
  • Price Tax Accounting, LLC
  • Rawlings Mechanical Corporation
  • Southampton Antiques
  • Star Investigations Security, LLC DCJS License #11-8437
  • Bill Tennis