The 7th Annual EasterFest returns on April 11th, 2020! The parade will be on North Kansas Avenue, from NOTO Arts District to Garfield Park. The Big Egg Hunt in Garfield Park playground area will follow the parade. Vendor booths, food trucks, kid’s activities will be located all over Garfield Park, inside the shelter house, and inside the gym.
Thousands attend this event every year. Dozens of churches, businesses and non-profit organizations take part in the parade, and dozens more set up vendor booths and kids’ games in the park as part of the family fun fair. Live performers will be on hand all day, including bands, dance troupes, fitness, martial arts, ballet & gymnastics demonstrations and more, performing inside Garfield Gym and outside in the Park. Registration forms for parade entries and vendors are at www.TopekaEasterParade.com.
10:00 a.m.: Parade starts, beginning in NOTO Arts District and proceeding north on Kansas Ave. to Garfield Park, 1600 N. Quincy in North Topeka..
11:00 a.m.: Egg Hunt starts shortly after the parade in Garfield Park.
10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.: Fun Fair will take place in Garfield Park, with activity booths, Food Trucks, Vendor Market, Health Fair, entertainment, kid’s games and more!
10:45 am – 3 pm: Entertainment in the Park; Health & Wellness demonstrations inside Garfield Gym and Bingo in Garfield shelter house at the Vendor Market!
Cake Walks at 12:00 and 2:00 pm
Football Toss to win bicycles – 1:00 pm