Festival at the Switchyard, photo courtesy of the City of Carrollton


November 05, 2022
11:00 AM until 10:00 PM


Downtown Carrollton View map
1106 S. Broadway Street,
Carrollton, TX,

Additional Information


Bands Hoobastank and Soul Asylum headline the City of Carrollton’s annual Festival at the Switchyard, returning to Historic Downtown on Saturday, November 5. In addition to free concerts, the award-winning festival features free live children’s entertainment, front-of-stage community performances, free rides and games, free face painting and balloon art, a beer garden, and an array of food vendors and retail booths to shop from.

Children's Entertainment:
- Rides and games: zip line, rock climbing wall and a game truck, from 11am–7pm
- Arts and crafts: face painting, balloon twisting, spin art 11am–6pm
- Strolling acts:
Creekview High School Cheer Team: The CHS cheerleading program is designed to create, promote and uphold school spirit and support the Carrollton community through appearances, performances and service. They will be performing and strolling around the Plaza Arts Center.
David Slick: Guinness World Record-breaking juggler, David Slick, will dazzle Festival-goers with magic tricks and juggling galore. He will be strolling all around the Festival grounds.
Amanda Slick: Hula hoop artist, Amanda Slick, will delight the crowd with several types of hula hoops and hula hoop tricks. She will be strolling outside around Downtown Carrollton
Ritchy Flo: Magician Ritchy Flo will be strolling Downtown Carrollton with a mix of up-close magic and comedy to enthrall fans.

Main Stage and Front of Stage Schedule:
National Anthem: 11am
Motion, The Studio: 11:10am
R.L. Turner High School Lionettes 11:30am
Momentum Dance Company 11:45am
Jade Flores Band: noon
410 Line Dancers: 12:40pm
Run To You: 1pm
Top Kick Martial Arts: 1:40pm
Hip Hop Hooray: 2pm
Aeon K-Pop Dance Team: 2:50pm.
Emerald City Band: 3:10pm
Marcy Playground: 4:20pm
Lit: 5:50pm
Hoobastank: 7:20pm
Soul Asylum: 8:50pm

The event is held on the streets of Downtown Carrollton, just off IH-35E and Belt Line Road, steps away from the Downtown Carrollton Station on the DART Green Line. Festivalgoers are highly encouraged to park at the North Carrollton/Frankford Station or Trinity Mills Station and ride the DART to the Festival site, as parking is extremely limited.

Find more family fun events every day of the week at dfwchild.com/calendar.