August 8th | 4pm-9pm
Sanders ferry park
Kid Zone and Live Music Start at 4pm | Tethered Balloon Rides Start at 5pm*.
Bring your blanket and lawn chairs and enjoy the lakefront atmosphere
free fun for the whole family!
/Tips to have Fun
SITE & PARKING MAP
For any questions, call or email:
Trolley Pick up Location:
First United Methodist Church
217 East Main Street
Hendersonville, TN 37075
Trolley will pick up every 30 minutes
Sanders Ferry Park
513 Sanders Ferry Rd, Hendersonville, TN 37075
Is Parking free? Yes parking is FREE at the park. If you don’t want to drive into the park, you can park at First United Methodist Church and take the trolley over to the park.
Is the Trolley free? Yes the trolley ride is FREE!
HOT AIR BALLOONS:
When will the hot air balloons be inflated?
The hot air balloons will begin to inflate around 6pm (weather permitting).
Can we ride in a hot air balloon?
Yes the tethered hot air balloon rides will be available from 6-7pm (weather permitting) and will be FREE!
Is there a cold air balloon?
Yes, you are take a walk through a cold air inflated balloon beginning at 4pm (weather permitting). This is FREE also!
Will restrooms be available near the kids zone? Yes there will be portable potties available.
Where will the kids zone be located? The kids zone will be to the right of pavilion 8 (model airplane field).
Is there a cost for the kids zone? Yes it will be $5 per armband with a family max of $15, unlimited jumps. (Same as Freedom Festival)
What else is there to do?
There will be other activities available such as Knockerball, escape games, pony rides, and train rides. These vendors have set their prices to participate.
Is there a specific place to get a beer or will they be spread out? We are proud to have Half Batch as a partner offering a variety of craft beers. Join them at the Beer Garden under Pavillon 8 for brews and corn hole.
Can kids go in the Beer Garden?
To enter the Beer Garden you must be 21 or older.
Can I walk around with my beer or do I need to stay in the Beer Garden?
Per the city ordinance all beers will need to be consumed in the beer garden.
CHEER & BANDS:
How can my cheer or dance team be apart of Sumner Fest next year?
Call Erin at 615-824-2818 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org and she will get you set up.
How do I submit a link to my youtube channel in order to perform at Sumner Fest next year?
Send your link to Kendell at email@example.com and she will be in touch with you.
HOW TO HAVE FUN:
What should I bring to Sumner Fest in order to have THE best time?
Please bring a chair or blanket so you are comfortable for the hot air balloon show. Also remember it will be warm so dress in light clothing, bring sunscreen and bug spray. Remember to drink water! There will be beverages and food to purchase from some fantastic vendors!