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8th Annual Carrollton Festival at the Switchyard Announces Full Entertainment Lineup

Post Date:09/07/2017 4:40 PM

The City of Carrollton is proud to announce the full entertainment lineup for the free 8th annual Festival at the Switchyard set for Saturday, November 4 in Historic Downtown Carrollton. Artists include headliner The Toadies, along with openers Everclear, Local H, Emerald City Band, Emily Wolfe, King George: A Tribute to George Strait, Thieving Birds, and Walk This Way Aerosmith tribute.

The City’s award-winning free Festival at the Switchyard will be held on the streets of Historic Downtown Carrollton, located between the George Bush Turnpike and LBJ Freeway, just east of I-35 on the south side of Belt Line Road. In addition to the exciting concerts, arts and crafts, and great food and beverages, Festival goers will be able to visit the unique restaurants and shops surrounding the renovated Downtown Square. Live entertainment, interactive games, and free activities for children of all ages are planned, including bungee trampolines, a zip line, and more.

Festival sponsors to date include Atmos Energy, Bath and Window Expo, Brookhaven College, Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART), DFW Child, Frost Bank, Griffols Biomat USA, iHeart Media, Music Institute at Carrollton Square, and Sam Pack’s Five Star Ford Carrollton.

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Main Stage Schedule*

 Walk This Way (Aerosmith Tribute)  11:20 a.m.
 Thieving Birds  12:25 p.m.
 King George: A Tribute to George Strait  1:40 p.m.
 Emily Wolfe 
 3:00 p.m.
 Emerald City Band  
 4:20 p.m.
 Local H  
 5:50 p.m.


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 7:20 p.m.








 The Toadies  


 8:50 p.m.











In Front of Stage Schedule*

 Newman Smith High School Troyanns  11:05 a.m.
 Carrollton Fire Fighters Pipes & Drums  12:10 p.m.
 A Body in Motion Dance
 1:20 p.m.
 Sidekicks Karate Demo    
 2:35 p.m.
 Dallas Sidekicks Dance Team 
 3:55 p.m.


 Inside Plaza Arts Center

 Hula Hoop Artist Corean Gonzales
 12:30 p.m.
 Stuntman Shel Higgens 
 1:15 p.m.
 Juggler Josh Horton  2:30 p.m.
 Magician Landon Stark
 3:30 p.m.


*All times are approximate and may be subject to slight changes.

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