HOF 40th Anniversary Celebration & Sunday in the Park

Event Date:

Sunday, October 1 at 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM


Join Historic Oakland Foundation in commemorating its 40th anniversary! Historic Oakland Foundation’s 38th annual Victorian-inspired festival features a variety of live musical entertainment, living history demonstrations, Irish dancers and an opportunity to enter some of the magnificent mausoleums. Don’t miss this and much more:

Lion Square Stage
12:15 p.m. – The Stately Vintage Dancers
1 p.m. – The Bow Weevils
2:15 p.m. – Victorian Costume Contest
2:45 p.m. – Heidi Pollyea and Friends
3 p.m. – Victorian Costume Contest Awards
3:30 p.m. – Heidi Pollyea and Friends
4:10 p.m. – Penny Serenade
5:10 p.m. – The Glory Hounds

Other Entertainment
Big Bethel Heaven Bound Choir
Bob Seymore, Living Statue
Henry Frantz – Bagpipes performance
Matthias Young
Nottinghamshire and Carriage for Hire Horse and Carriage Rides
Parrot Productions – Brenda Bean and her Amazing Birds
Peachtree Street Quartet Barbershop Quartet 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Heritage Craft Demonstrators
B*ATL
Beth Dolgner – mourning customs presentations
Buck Peacock & his High-Wheel Bike
On Eagle’s Wings Quilters

Food Trucks
Angelfire7 BBQ
Bullpen Arepas
Cousins Maine Lobster
Flavors of Hawaii
King of Pops
Mac the Cheese Truck
Super Tot Truck

Interested in being a food truck vendor? Please contact Mary Woodlan at mwoodlan@oaklandcemetery.com or 404-688-2017.

Storytellers
Cathy Kaemmerlen as Miss Sara Dippa Tea, hosting the Teddy Bear tea at 3 p.m.
Fran Frantz
LaDoris Davis
McKenzie Wren

Kid’s Area
Fancy the Face Painter
Ruby the Clown

Community Vendors
APEX Museum
Atlanta BeltLine Partnership
Grant Park Conservancy
Habitat for Humanity
Park Pride

Sunday in the Park Artist Market Vendors
Gallerita Studios
Mary Boyle Hand Made Jewelry
Nicholas Kniel
Victoria Paterson Handmade Cards and Soaps