Old Bay Circus Company
See circus performers offer various interactive and solo activities which may include juggling, stilt walking, unicycle riding, tightrope walking, rolla bolla, walking globe, clowning, acrobatics, aerial arts, etc. The performers come from Michael Rosman's Circus Camp which is a summer camp for children, ages 7-15, that operates at multiple locations throughout Maryland including nearby locations in Owings Mills and Westminster. You can also see these performers - stilt walkers and more - in the Festival Parade on Saturday!! These are fun performers, so don't miss checking them out on the Lower Main Field!
Free Photo Booth!
Everyone loves a photo booth, right?! This year, we'll have one at the Festival on the Lower Main Field all weekend where your picture will include a Reisterstown Festival frame/border! To top it off, this will be a FREE photo booth courtesy of Pop Up Photo Booth in Owings Mills! Props and other items will be there to make the results fun for you and your friends and family! Maybe you even want to get really creative and plan what you're going to wear? Make it a Festival souvenir to remember!!
Star-Spangled Banner (Saturday 9/9, 12pm)
Continuing a Festival tradition, we will have a local resident singing the National Anthem at the Main Stage (Lower Main Field). This year's anthem will be sung by Christian Shipe! From his younger days at Reisterstown Elementary... through his years at Franklin Middle and now at Franklin High School...he's always been a stand up and excel kinda kid... active in choir always welcoming people with a smile and a friendly "hello how are you!". Christian thrives in the Senior community and sings karaoke twice a week locally.
Big Screen TV - Orioles/Ravens/college football Games!
Catch the Orioles @ Indians (Sat. 1:05pm) and Ravens @ Bengals (Sun. 1:00pm) games, college football and other sports on brand new for 2017 large flatscreen TV which will be located in the Beer Garden (Lower Main Field - Weather permitting)
Baltimore Ravens Mascot - Poe! (Saturday)
Local celebrity sports bird, Poe, will make a Festival appearance on Saturday (only!) from 12-2pm. He'll be walking the festival grounds so you can capture a Festival memory with him with photos! Ravens fans take note!!
Mechanical Bull Rides by "The Bull Guys"!
Have you ever ridden a mechanical bull? Sound fun? You'll have your chance at the Festival on the Lower Main Field in the vendor area. The Bull Guys will show you "the ropes" on how you ride, so do something memorable and fun, and give it a shot!