Thursday, July 5th

Opening Day

Festival Opens at 3:00pm on Main Street
Main Street Farmers Market 3-6pm
Washington Health System Health Fair 3-6pm
Musical Performances by Washington Symphony Orchestra and Washington Festival Chorale at 7pm

The Festival officially kicks off with the opening of the MAIN STREET FARMERS MARKET and the Washington Health System Health Fair. The health fair will feature fun and informative healthy lifestyle presentations. The Farmers Market features the best in locally grown produce and farm fresh products and serves as a community gathering spot.

Free tours of the David Bradford House Museum, a National Historic Landmark and home of the leader of the Whiskey Rebellion, will be offered. The National Historic Landmark LeMoyne House will also be open.

On Thursday evening, the Washington Symphony Orchestra and the Washington Festival Chorale will perform on the Washington Auto Mall Festival stage, starting off the music line-ups for the festival. The musical evening will welcome both new and old festival comers with a very talented performance by two well loved Washington groups, then finish off the night’s program with the Chorale joining the Symphony for a stirring, uplifting finale.


2017 Thursday Evening Music Line-Up

Washington Festival Chorale
7:00pm – Washington Auto Mall Festival Stage at the Community Pavilion on Main Street

The Washington Festival Chorale will perform on the Washington Auto Mall Festival stage, kicking off three days of music. The 60+ voices of the Washington Festival Chorale will provide a choral performance beginning at 7 p.m. that will amaze and stun.

Washington Symphony Orchestra
8:00pm – Washington Auto Mall Festival Stage at the Community Pavilion on Main Street

The Washington Symphony Orchestra, a community favorite at the Festival for the past seven years, will follow at 8 p.m., featuring well-known Americana and patriotic music selections.