Festivities begin with the 5k race at 8 a.m. on Saturday followed immediately by the Festival Parade at 9 a.m. The parade begins at Union Boulevard & Gateway Drive & concludes at Centennial Park. Artisan booths open at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday & 11 a.m. on Sunday. The Northmont Marching Band will kick off the entertainment at noon on Saturday. Events on Sunday include a Volksmarch, a Cruise‑In & and musical entertainment.