Afternoon Activities at the Festival — What to know!
Wondering how, when and where to see the best afternoon activities at the festival? Here’s the inside scoop for the afternoon parade–and the events before the parade you won’t want to miss!
Downtown Orange City comes alive each afternoon with the following events:
- 1:00 p.m. Straatfeest (street festival) begins! This takes place in the Reserved Bleacher Seating sections only.
- 2:00 p.m. Approximate time street scrubbing takes place.
- 2:15 p.m. Volksparade (parade) starts!
Straatfeest and Volksparade FAQ
What time does Straatfeest start?
Straatfeest begins at 1:00 p.m. Your reserved seating ticket is good for Straatfeest and the Volksparade, so be sure to be in your seat before 1:00 p.m.!
Where can I see Straatfeest?
The complete Straatfeest program takes place in the Reserved Seating sections only.
What time does the actual Volksparade (parade) start?
Our afternoon parade starts at 2:15 p.m., right after the street scrubbers.
Do I have to buy reserved seating for the parade?
You do not have to buy reserved bleacher seating for the parade, but it is highly recommended. You are free to bring your own lawn chair and enjoy the parade along our parade route. As a reminder, if you bring your own lawn chair and sit outside the Reserved Bleacher Seating areas, you will not see Straatfeest.