Schedule

Festival Hours: 10am to Midnight

Festival Schedule:

* Schedule subject to change.

8am – Vendor / Booth Setup
All vendors must check-in by 8am
10am – Festival Doors Open
Vendor Booths Open | KidZone Open |  Music / Dance Floor Open
11am – Food Booths Open Click here to check out our menu!
Our outdoor grills are ready to go with beef, chicken, and vegetarian plates to satisfy your hunger!
Noon – Opening Ceremony and Remarks by Festival Director
Opening Ceremony and Remarks by Festival Director.
3:00pm – Armenian Dance Performance
Witness the beauty and grace of traditional Armenian costume and dance as the Fresno Armenian Dance Group performs for your entertainment pleasure.
5:15pm – LIVE CONCERT: VATCHE SARKISSIAN
Kick-up your heals and dance to the smooth and rhythmic sounds of Armenian singer/entertainer from Boston – Vatche!
6:30pm – Prpoor Blessing Ceremony
Join us for a special ceremony as local church clergy bless the Prpoor.
7pm – Prpoor Celebration Begins!
Join the festivities with chants of “Prpoor!” and dancing as the party begins and Prpoor is served!
7:30pm – Armenian Dance Performance
Witness the beauty and grace of traditional Armenian costume and dance as the Fresno Armenian Dance Group performs for your entertainment pleasure.
7:55pm – LIVE CONCERT: ARTIN BEDROSIAN
Shift gears as the second act of the night, Beirut-born, Artin heats up the evening with some of his hottest songs!
10:00pm – LIVE CONCERT: ARA SHAHBAZIAN
Celebrate and dance the night away to the night’s main event, a live concert with Ara!
11:30pm – Food and Vendor Booths Closed
Food and vendor booths will close, so be sure to get your fill before it’s too late!
Midnight – Festival Doors Closed
Festival grounds must be cleared of all guests and all booths must be taken down.