305 N 5th Street, Norfolk NE 68701 info@norfolkartscenter.org 402.371.7199

‘Fork Fest!

‘Fork Fest: A Celebration of Music, Food, Art, and Community

Food Truck Rumble Tickets:

1 for $20 | 4 for $64

Get ready for an unforgettable day of festivities as Norfolk comes alive with ‘Fork Fest finally coming home to the Norfolk Arts Center, proudly presented by Sparklight. This exciting local event promises to be a one-of-a-kind experience, bringing together the best of music, food, art, and entertainment right at the heart of Norfolk’s vibrant cultural scene. Join us on Saturday, October 7, from 10 am to 10 pm as we transform 5th Street into a lively hub of creativity and celebration.

Saturday, October 7, 2023

10:00 am – 10:00 pm

Norfolk Arts Center

Music to Move Your Soul:

Fork Fest is all about the rhythm and melodies that make life sweeter. Throughout the day, a diverse lineup of local bands and musicians will take the stage to fill the air with toe-tapping tunes and soul-stirring melodies. Whether you’re a fan of rock, folk, or anything in between, you’re sure to find your groove at Fork Fest.

This Year’s Amazing Lineup

11:00 Alexis HRB+ Trevor

12:00 Easton Dutcher

1:00 Bean Rat

2:00 Trinn Kneifl

3:00 Jamwich

4:00 Baker Explosion

5:00 Raw Toast

6:00 Spelling Tuesday

7:00 Good Vibes

8:00 Chronic Promise

9:00 Kimberly Meyer

Food Truck Rumble:

Prepare your taste buds for a culinary adventure like no other! Fork Fest proudly hosts the Food Truck Rumble, where a fleet of food trucks will line the street, offering an array of mouthwatering dishes. Satisfy your cravings with delectable treats, from savory to sweet, that will tantalize your taste buds and leave you craving for more.

Participating Food Trucks

The Pier | Uncle Jarrol’s Pub-B-Que | Antojitos de Elena | Pullin Smoke

Cravings Corner

The Cravings Corner is here to help with all of your munchy needs! When the ‘Fork Fest celebration is all day, we will all need a snack at some point. After enjoying the Food Truck Rumble or eating dinner, stop over to the Cravings Corner for something sweet!

Artistic Inspiration:

Stroll through the artist vendor area, where talented local artisans will showcase their creativity and craftsmanship. Discover unique, handcrafted treasures, from paintings and sculptures to jewelry and pottery. It’s the perfect opportunity to support local artists and take home a piece of the Norfolk Area’s vibrant arts scene.

Apply to become an Artist Vendor

Calling all talented artisans and creators of homemade art! Fork Fest is your ultimate platform to showcase your unique masterpieces and share your passion for art with an eager audience. We invite you to join us as an artist vendor and be part of an unforgettable celebration of creativity and culture. At Fork Fest, your art will be at the heart of an event that brings together food, music, and art, creating an atmosphere of inspiration and community. Whether you sculpt, paint, draw, or craft, we welcome your artistic vision with open arms. Don’t miss this incredible opportunity to connect with art enthusiasts, expand your reach, and contribute to an unforgettable experience. Apply now to become a part of Fork Fest and let your art shine in the spotlight!

Beer Garden:

Unwind and relax in our charming beer garden, where you can savor a selection of domestic and craft beers. Raise a glass to good times, great company, and ‘Fork Fest coming home to the Norfolk Arts Center

Family-Friendly Fun:

Fork Fest is an event for the whole family! Bring the kids along for a day of fun in the sun with bouncy houses and games that will keep them entertained for hours. It’s an excellent way to create lasting memories with loved ones while exploring the vibrant atmosphere of Fork Fest.

Community Spirit:

Fork Fest is a celebration of our community’s rich cultural heritage and the passion of its residents. By coming together, we strengthen the bonds that make Norfolk such a special place to call home. Let’s revel in the joy of music, food, art, and togetherness.

Don’t miss this unique opportunity to be part of ‘Fork Fest. Save the date, mark your calendar, and bring your friends and family for a day of unforgettable experiences. Admission is free, and the memories you’ll create are priceless. See you at Fork Fest!

Presented By

Platinum Sponsors

Gold Sponsors

Insurance Associates


Ponca Tribe of Nebraska

Silver Sponsors

Bruening Landscape & Turf

Edward Jones – Paula Pflueger

Elkhorn Valley Bank & Trust

McMill CPA & Advisors

Model Electric, Inc.

Norfolk Area Visitors Bureau

ONE Office Solution