Taylor Vaden
KingFest 2014

Saturday, October 4, 2014 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Central Park in King, NC

KingFest, held annually the first Saturday in October at King Central Park, includes a variety of activities for all ages. Live music performed at the amphitheatre features 50's, oldies, bluegrass and gospel music. Also included in the day's events are arts and crafts, children's activities, a youth fishing tournament, a horseshoe pitching tournament, community-prepared country food, heritage demonstrations, miniature train rides, a classic cruise-in car show, kids' Olympics, a corn hole tournament, contests and prize drawings. Admission and parking are free, and parking is adequate for bus tours.

King Central Park, located on Kirby Road, is a 17-acre municipal park, with paved walking trails; a stocked fish pond; picnic shelters, restored eighteenth century cabins, a veterans' memorial and an amphitheatre.

Directions: From US Hwy 52, take exit 123 and go 1/2 mile toward King. Turn right onto Kirby Road and go 1/2 mile, just past P.B. Clark's Restaurant. King Central Park will be on the left. There is a sign and U.S. flag flying at the first entrance to the park. Public parking will be in the amphitheatre lot at the second park entrance.












Thank you to these local businesses who sponsored the 2013 KingFest

Special Occasion Band



Festival Sponsors

City of King and King Chamber of Commerce
Title Sponsors
R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company
Unlimited Success/Partnership for a Drug Free NC
Stokes Partnership for Children
Allegacy Federal Credit Union
McDonald's of King
Heavy Equipment Repair of King, Inc.

RJR Music Stage
R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company

Little Folks' Tent
Stokes Partnership for Children

Express Train

Unlimited Success/ PDFNC/Stop Coalition

McDonalds's Kids' Olympics

McDonald's of King


Heavy Equipment Repair Classic Cruise-In Car Show

Heavy Equipment Repair of King, Inc.

Allegacy Kids' Zone

Allegacy Federal Credit Union



Associate Sponsors
Cornhole Tournament
Rotary Club of King
Family Safety Center
Forsyth Technical Community College

Heritage Demonstrators
Stokes County Economic Development
Slate Funeral Home

Horsehoe Pitching Tournament
Stokes Family YMCA

Youth Fishing Tournament
David L. May, Jr. Nationwide Insurance Agency

Pumpkin Decorating
Stokes Tire and Automotive, Inc.
Scarecrow Contest

Volunteer Hospitality Tents
King Lions Club
NewBridge Bank
AJW Development
(Barry Amburn, Mark A. Johnson, DDS, Dr. Kevin Walker)
Children's Event
The Balloon Lady
Thanks to the 2013 KingFest Committee!
Corporate Sponsors
Carroll Memorials, Inc.
Cres Tobacco Company, Inc.
Duke Energy Corporation
First Baptist Church of King
First Citizens Bank

H & R Block
Imperial Vault Company
James River Equipment Company
Jones & Jones Jewelers, Inc.
Mitchell's Nursery and Greenhouse, Inc.
Talley's Flower Shop
Christian Village, Inc.
Helsabeck-Hall Insurance Agency, Inc.
LTD Farm and Garden
Piedmont Natural Gas
Town & Country Grille
Tuttle’s Body Shop, Inc.
Vulcan Materials Company, LLC
Inflatable Village Sponsors
Chermak & Hanson Orthodontics
Pioneer Health Services of Stokes County
Wells Fargo 
Patron Sponsors
Badcock Home Furniture & more
Century21 SmithLove Realty
Miss Joyce's Dance Studio
Mountain Valley Hospice & Palliative Care
Stokes County Arts Council
Stokes Pharmacy
Friend of KingFest
 Capital Bank