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Carrollton Announces Full Festival at the Switchyard Entertainment Lineup

Post Date:09/19/2018 4:32 PM
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The City of Carrollton is excited to announce the full entertainment lineup for the free 9th Annual Festival at the Switchyard on Saturday, November 3 from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. in Downtown Carrollton (1106 S. Broadway Street). The lineup will bring a varied collection of musical talent and family fun to the Downtown Square. Artists include headliner Stone Temple Pilots, along with openers Tonic, Vertical Horizon, Downtown Fever, Texas Flood, Jelly Ellington, Straight Tequila Night, Redline, and Counterfeit Radio. 

Main Stage Schedule* 

Counterfeit Radio
11:05 a.m.
12 p.m.
Straight Tequila Night
1 p.m.
Jelly Ellington
2 p.m.
Texas Flood (Stevie Ray Vaughn Tribute) 
3 p.m.
Downtown Fever
4:20 p.m.
Vertical Horizon
5:50 p.m.
7:20 p.m.
Stone Temple Pilots
8:50 p.m.

In Front of Stage Schedule*

Creekview High School Chevals
11:40 a.m.
Carrollton Fire Rescue Pipes and Drums
12:40 p.m.
A Body in Motion Dance Studio
1:40 p.m.
Sidekicks Martial Arts
2:40 p.m.
Texas Dynamix  4 p.m.

Inside Plaza Arts Center

Stunt Juggler Matt Tardy
12:30 pm
Hula Hoop Artist Corean Gonzales
1:30 pm
Magician Landon Stark
2:30 pm
Stuntman Christopher Lyle
3:30 pm

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

The City’s award-winning Festival at the Switchyard will be held on the streets of Historic Downtown Carrollton, located between the President George Bush Turnpike (PGBT) and LBJ Freeway, just east of IH-35 on the south side of Belt Line Road and steps away from the Downtown Carrollton Station on the DART Green Line. Festival goers are highly encouraged to park at the North Carrollton/Frankford Station or the Trinity Mills Station and ride the DART to the Festival site, as parking is extremely limited. 

In addition to the exciting free concerts and live children’s entertainment, attendees will be able to grab a bite to eat from a variety of food vendors and unique Downtown restaurants, as well as browse Festival booths and the eclectic shops surrounding the Downtown Square. The event also offers a beer garden, free face painting and balloon art, free arts and crafts, and free rides and games, including bungee trampolines, a zip line, a giant fun slide, and more. 

Festival sponsors to date include 97.1 The Eagle, Atmos Energy, Bath Expo and Window Expo, Dallas Observer, DART, DFW Child Magazine, Frost Bank, Honest-1 Auto Care of Carrollton, Keller Williams Central, LEI Home Enhancements, Olympus on Main, Parks Coffee, Sam Pack’s Five Star Chevrolet and Ford, Suburban Parent Magazine, Switchyard Apartments, and Western Extrusions. 

For more information about the Festival at the Switchyard and the variety of artists performing at this year’s event, as well as to listen to music samples, visit For the latest updates, stay connected with the Festival on social media at and


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