01 May Mayfest 2017
Mayfest is Fort Worth’s premier family-friendly festival! Located at 2401 University Drive, Fort Worth, 76107 along the bank of the Trinity River in Trinity Park. Mayfest offers something for everyone with music, carnival rides, games, festival food, paddle boats, petting zoo and special attraction shows just to name a few. Roughly 40 bands will be performing on three stages for 4 days and more than 40 performing groups on another three stages. This year marks the 1st year for the new Beer Garden featuring Fort Worth’s own Rahr & Sons brewery. From young to old, Mayfest includes something for everyone and entertains the entire family.
This year is the 45th Anniversary and to celebrate this milestone they are offering free admission to everyone May 4th. Senior citizens (60+) can enjoy free admission all day May 5th and courtesy of Lockheed Martin, service men and women can enjoy free admission every day for you and up to 5 family members. Tickets for adults are $8.00 and children ages 3-12 are $5.00.
The Mission of Mayfest is to raise funds for community non-profit programs and for continued improvement and awareness of the Trinity River and surrounding parks through a combination of volunteerism and community resources. Profits exceeding $7.1 million goes back into the community of Fort Worth.
Although, there will be pet adoptions, Mayfest ask that you keep your furry family members at home. Coolers, skateboards, scooters, and bikes are also prohibited.
Mayfest runs from May 4th -May 7th for a detailed list of hours of operation please visit www.mayfest.org. RE/MAX Trinity will be volunteering our time to sponsor one of the ticket booths so be sure and stop by to say hello.