2017 Mum Festival Week Events

A Review of Mum Festival 2017 Events:

Do you smell that? Fall is in the air. That can only mean one thing… An events season like no other! We present to you the Mum Season of Events! Be sure to frequent these wonderful community events going on all September long before and after the big Mum Festival weekend on the 21st thru 24th!

Oh and be sure to let us know you’re going to the Mum Festival on the official 2017 Mum Festival Facebook event page and spread the word!

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2017 Mum Season of Events
(As of September 2017)

September 9th and 10th 
Polish Festival, St. Stanislaus Church, Bristol

September 14th 
American Clock and Watch Museum, Wine, Women and Watches 6:00 pm

September 15th
Miss Mum Pageant 6pm Chippens Hill Middle School
American Clock and Watch Museum – Old Cranks 10am

September 17th
Mum Festival Bingo – doors open 11:00 am (TBA)

September 21st 
Mum Festival Opening Night
– Opening Ceremonies and Ribbon Cutting (5:30 pm)
– Art and Jazz Gala 6pm to 9pm;
– 18 piece jazz orchestra on Main Stage 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
– Festival Fireworks Extravaganza 9:15 pm

September 22nd 
Mum Festival Friday Night
– “Friday Night at the Movies” Outdoor in the tennis court area
(cartoons begin at dusk, then feature presentation)
– Ole Tyme Fiddlers – Main Stage 6:00 to 7:15
– Bristol Divas Live – Main Stage 7:30 to 8:30
– Relic (Rock Tribute Band) – 8:45 to close

September 23rd
Mum Festival Day!
– Main Stage on MBS Field – Entertainment all day, featuring Headliner Bands (TBA)
– Stage East Entertainment (by East Street) 1pm to 6pm – Schedule (TBA)
– Car Show – 12 noon to 6:00 pm
– Kids Zone Activities – 1:00 to 6:00 pm

September 24th
Mum Festival & Parade Day!
– Hometown Hero Breakfast (TBA)
– Mum Parade – steps off at 1:30 at Race Street 
– Main Stage Entertainment – Mike and Jerry Duo 4:00 to close
– Stage East – Tim’s Auctions Inc. 3:30 PM to close
– Closing Ceremonies 6:00 pm

September 26th
Bristol Brass and Wind Ensemble Concert featuring the Bristol Chorale and Guest
Pianist Anna Pan, Bristol Eastern High School 7pm; sponsored by the
Bristol Mum Festival

September 29th through October 31st
Witch’s Dungeon Classic Movie Museum
Every Friday through Sunday7pm to 10pm
Special Guest – Victoria Price (Vincent Price’s daughter) –
   Saturday, October 21st, 7pm to 10pm

October 7th
8th Annual Bristol Stomp
Bristol Polish Club, 8 PM to 12 AM

October 21st – 22nd
45th Annual Gem & Mineral Show
Bristol Senior Center, 240 Stafford Ave., Bristol  CT
9:30 AM – 4:00 PM

October 22nd
48th Annual Mum-a-thon 8K Road Race and 5K Halloween Family Fun Walk
St. Paul Catholic High School at 10:00 AM

Welcome to the Environmental Learning Centers of Connecticut and our additions to the “Mum Season of Events”!

Featured Events:


More Events will be listed, so please check back!

If you are interested in joining the “Mum Season of Events”, please contact us at  There is no cost to be a member, and advertising for your event through the Mum Festival is included.