Festival of Fools

at 135 Church St, Burlington, 05401 United States

A Free, fun for the whole family, curated street performer festival featuring performers from around the globe in Downtown, Burlington

Festival of Fools
135 Church St
Burlington , VT 05401
United States
Contact Phone
P: (802) 865-7166


Burlington City Arts is proud to present the Festival of Fools, now in its sixth year, on August 2nd-4th, 2013. The Festival of Fools is a curated festival of street theater devoted to community engagement through the celebration of circus arts, music and comedy for family audiences. In accord with Burlington City Arts’ mission to make the arts accessible in greater Burlington, the Festival of Fools offers free events, open to the public and appropriate for all age groups. The Festival of Fools features the best international street performers from around the globe. Four main stage locations surrounding the Church Street Marketplace and City Hall Park will feature continuous street theater, performing to over 10,000 visitors to Church Street each day. The Festival wraps up on Sunday, August 5th with a grand finale featuring all the performers of the festival.

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Celebrate the end of a wonderful #FOF2014 at THE LAST LAUGH VARIETY SHOW tonight, 5:30, City Hall Park. All performers and acts will be performing on one stage!

Published on 2014-08-03 18:15:59 GMT

Hello friendly faces! Festival of Fools is looking for a few volunteers to take questions at the information booth this weekend! If you can help out anytime between 12pm-7pm Saturday, or 12pm-3pm Sunday, and you like meeting people and answering questions about beautiful Burlington, please email reginamricci@gmail.com for details! We will provide you with festival information, so no need to be an expert to get involved! Hope to see you this weekend!