Photo courtesy of Historic Oakland Foundation

Sunday In The Park

Oct 2, 2016
Children (ages 3 to 12)$3
Children (under 3)Free!
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On Oct. 2, Sunday in the Park, returns for a 37th year with a Victorian street festival offering a little something for everyone! Enjoy an afternoon of live musical entertainment, living history demonstrations, kid’s activities and much more.

The daylong festival features performances from local bands throughout the cemetery:

Lion Square Stage:
12:15 p.m. The Stately Vintage Dancers
1 p.m. Penny Serenade
2:15 p.m. Victorian Costume Contest
2:45 p.m. High Tea
3 p.m. Victorian Costume Contest Awards
3:30 p.m. High Tea
4:10 p.m. Sweet Auburn String Band
5:10 p.m. The Glory Hounds

Coker Mausoleum Stage:
12 p.m. Henry Frantz
1:10 p.m. Matthias Young
2:10 p.m. Caledonia
3:10 p.m. The Amazing Spud Brothers
4:10 p.m. The Ghosts Project
5:10 p.m. The Amazing Spud Brothers

Bell Tower Porch:
3 p.m. Big Bethel Heaven Bound Choir

Kid’s attractions include:

Storytellers: La-Doris Bias-Davis, multi-cultural folk tales; McKenzie Wren; Fran Frantz as Nellie Peters Black
Fancy the Face Painter
Ruby the Clown
Kid’s Craft Zone with Victorian Hat Making and The SandArt Cart
3:00 p.m. Teddy Bear Tea at North Public Grounds with Cathy Kaemmerlen as Miss Sara DippaTea
Parrot Productions with Brenda Bean and her Amazing Birds

Don’t miss the Peachtree Street Quartet and Living Statue Bob Seymour performing throughout Oakland Cemetery, all day long!
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Date and Time
Sat, Oct 112pm – 6pm
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Oakland Cemetery
248 Oakland Ave. SE

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