2014 TAYLOR SUMMER FESTIVAL SCHEDULE AND ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

2014 Taylor Summer Festival 
(June 26-29)
Schedule and related information

Schedule outline:
Thursday, June 26:
Carnival opens at 4 p.m. and runs until 11 (Elliott’s Amusements Carnival will be located in the parking lot in front of the Sheridan Center, along Pardee Road)
No other entertainment is scheduled June 26.

Friday, June 27:
Carnival runs from noon until 11 p.m.
Concert in Sheridan Center includes The Rock Show (Journey Tribute Band) and Satisfaction (Rolling Stones Tribute Band). Gates open at 6 p.m. The Rock Show plays at 7 and Satisfaction plays at 9. Tickets ONLY at the door for $5.

Saturday, June 28:
Carnival runs from noon until 11 p.m.
Petting Farm will be open (hours TBA). Access only through the back of the farm on the north side.
Concert in Sheridan Center includes County Star Phil Vassar, Ty Stone and Joe Jaber and the Last Divide. Gates open at 5 p.m. Concerts begin at 6 p.m. Advance $10 and at-the-door $15 through www.etix.com and by phone at (800) 514-3849.
Masco Taylor Summer Festival Fireworks Display at approximately 10 p.m. (free.)

Sunday, June 29:
Carnival runs from 11 a.m. until close.
June 29 is also fireworks show rain date.

PARKING: Vehicle parking will be available both inside and outside of Heritage Park for $5. Official festival parking will be located at the southern end of the park (Northline Road entrance);  First Albanian "Teqe Bektashiane" field (Northline Road and Racho, just outside the south entrance); and at the Wayne County Community College-Taylor Campus (outside the eastern most end of the park). Other private paid parking will be available in the surrounding areas.

STREET PARKING RESTRICTIONS: The Taylor Police Department strongly recommends that if you are driving to the festival, that you use one of the parking lots inside or just outside Heritage Park and that you DO NOT park on adjacent streets. 

One-side parking will be posted on the following city streets during the festival:

Brest
Clinton
W. Keyes
Moran
Klebba
Phyllis
Livingston
Ernst
Ran
Birch
Morley
Maplelawn
Goldenridge
Lincoln
McKinley
Beechwood
Katherine
Dudley
William
Baraga
Mortenview

Violators will be ticketed and towed.

In addition, Pardee Road will be CLOSED between Northline and Goddard at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 28 (fireworks night). All side streets feeding Pardee in that location will also be closed. Only residential traffic will be allowed, and you will have to provide ID to go through the barricades. 

TICKETS, BEER, BEVERAGE AND FOOD SALES: Tickets are required for all carnival rides. Only ticket holders will receive admission into the concerts in the Sheridan Center. Food vendors will be located in strategic positions in the park. Beer vendors will also be strategically located and proof of age will be required to enter those areas. Those attending the festival will not be able to bring in their own beer and/or coolers.

DEVELOPING INFORMATION: Check for updates on the Taylor Summer Festival on our Websites (www.cityoftaylor.com and www.taylorfestival.com) and on Facebook (www.facebook.com/taylorsummerfestival). 

The Taylor Summer Festival is presented by the City of Taylor, Meridian Entertainment Group and CBS Radio, which includes 99.5 WYCD Detroit’s Country and 104.3 WOMC Detroit’s Greatest Hits.