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Gladfest 2023

Sept 29 & 30, Oct 1

Downtown Gladstone

Linden Square

Friday, September 29th 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm


Saturday, September 30th, 10:00 am- 10:00 pm


Sunday, October 1st 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm




Vendor Applications

Applications will be available after

July 1st, 2023




2023 Arts and Crafts Information and Application



2023 Marketplace Information and Application

Booth space secured on a first come 

first PAID basis


Congratulations to these

2022 Little Mr/Miss Winners!

LIttle Miss Gladfest- Marlo Gipe

Little Mr Gladfest - Aspen Holtsclaw

Gladfest Princess - Nadia Velzquez

Gladfest Prince - Finn Muller

2022 Little Mr/Miss Gladfest Application

Schedule of Evens

Gladfest is planned for our Community to get together and enjoy the sights and sounds of a local Fall Festival.

Stay tuned for what's happening this year!


Ongoing entertainment on the

Linden Square Stage all weekend!

The 2022 Schedule of Events Below

will be updated as the schedule is planned


New At Gladfest in 2022













Click here to get tickets for Paint and Pour at Gladfest



The Carnival will be open all three days for kids of all ages. 

Regular price is $1 per ticket and rides average 3 to 4 tickets per ride


$25 "All You Can Ride" Wristband Specials on

Friday, Sept 30th from 5:00PM to 10:00pm

Saturday, Oct 1st from Noon to 5:00PM & 5:00PM to 10:00PM

(each time frame has a SEPARATE Wristband)

and Sunday, Oct 2nd from Noon to 4:00 PM



Kids Corner presented by Oakhill Day School will have many

family friendly activities to check out. Find them in the tent on the playground of their Cherry Street Campus just North of Linden Square

Tents with Indoor Marketplace and Arts and Crafts vendors will be located in the parking lot on the North Side of Gladstone City Hall

Outdoor Marketplace and Food Vendors will be located in the

parking lot of the Oakhill Day School South Campus

LIKE the Gladfest Facebook page to stay updated on Gladstone's Biggest Party!

Community Pep Rally

Saturday, Oct 1st

10am to Noon

Linden Square

The Pep Rally will feature bands from each district’s high schools, helping

to leading a patriotic tribute in partnership with local veterans

and military organizations.

Each high school band will also highlight portions of their field show so attendees will have the opportunity to cheer for their alma mater or children’s future high school.

Also featured will be performances from local dance troupes and martial art studios.

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Schedule of Events

 2022 Gladfest Schedule of Events


5 PM - 8 PM                                 Kids Corner presented by Oakhill Day School               Playground of Oakhill Day School North           

5 PM - 7 pm                                 Train Show Exhibit                                                              Gladstone Community Center

5 PM - 10 PM                               Carnival - All You Can Ride Wristbands $25                    N Holmes Street

5 PM - 10 PM                               Craft/Indoor Marketplace Vendors Open                       City Hall's North Parking Lot              

5 PM - 10 PM                               Outdoor Marketplace Vendors Open                              Parking Lot of Oakhill Day School South

5 PM - 10PM                                WoodChux Axe Throwing                                                  City Hall's North Parking Lot

5:50 PM                                        Welcome by Mayor and City Council                               Linden Square Stage

6 PM - 7 PM                                 Little Mr & Miss/Gladfest Prince & Princess                   Linden Square Stage

7 PM - 8:15 PM                            School of Rock - Dandelion Army                                    Linden Square Stage

8:30 PM - 10PM                           School of Rock                                                                     Linden Square Stage


10 AM -  Noon                            Community Pep Rally

10 AM - 6 PM

Train Show Exhibit


Linden Square

Community Center

10 AM - 10 PM                            Craft/Indoor Marketplace Vendors Open                     City Hall's North Parking Lot

10 AM - 10 PM                            Outdoor Marketplace Vendors Open                            Parking Lot of Oakhill Day School South

10 AM - 10PM                             WoodChux Axe Throwing                                                City Hall's North Parking Lot

Noon - 10 PM                              Carnival - All you can ride wristband $25                     N Holmes Street

                                 (Wristband good from Noon-5pm & 5pm-10pm - separate bands for each time frame)

Noon - 8 PM                               Kids Corner presented by Oakhill Day School               Playground of Oakhill Day School North

12:30 PM                                    Miss Dianna's School of Dance                                         Linden Square Stage  

1:15 PM                                      Pride Martial Arts                                                                Linden Square Stage

2:00 PM                                      Ibsen Dance Theatre                                                           Linden Square Stage  

2:45 PM                                      Gladstone Fire Department Presentation                       Linden Square Stage

3:30 PM                                      Mad Science                                                                          Linden Square Stage

4:15 PM                                     Gladstone Animal Control - Animal Interaction/Adoption    Linden Square Stage

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM                    The Local Band                                                                     Linden Square Stage

7:30 PM - 10 PM                       Disco Dick and the Mirrorballs                                           Linden Square Stage


7:30 AM

Noon - 4 PM


Scarecrow 5K Run/Walk - Click Here for More Info

Carnival All you can ride wristbands $25


Linden Square

N Holmes Street

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