2022 Market Trail Medley: A Lil' Bit O' Bloomin'!

The Bloomin’ Temple Festival has been regarded as a fan-favorite local event for several years. This modified version of the event, Lil’ Bit O’ Bloomin’, is a FREE family-friendly experience with plenty to see, do, and shop. Here’s everything you need to know about the upcoming festival.

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Schedule of Events

Friday, April 29 presented by Smile Doctors

Medley opens @ 6:00 pm
Food Trucks, exhibitors and activities at the Santa Fe Plaza and the Yard Food Truck Plaza.

Artist Line up
6:00-7:00pm                Roel Martinez-CEFCO Stage
7:00-8:00pm                Lance Wade Thomas-Mac Haik Stage
8:00-9:15pm                The Hometown Boys-CEFCO Stage
8:45-10:00pm             Glen Templeton- Mac Haik Stage

***Times are subject to change*** 
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Saturday, April 30 presented by Astound Broadband powered by Grande

Medley opens @ 11:00 am
Arts and Crafts, Strolling Acts, Kid’s Zone and Food Trucks  

 Noon-4pm West Temple Orthodontics Kids zone
Chalk Walk, Interactive Yarn Art Installation, Giant Bubble Station, Mascot Meet Up, Sensory Play Area, a Music Wall, Jumbo Lego Zone, Face Painting  and Crafts provided by Unincluded and Maribel’s Flower Boutique

2:00-9:00pm Activities at The Yard Food Truck plaza presented by Baylor Scott & White Health Plan
Performances from dance groups, comedians/stand-up performers, an interactive  art installation, large yards games along with fun games for teen and families.  

6:00-10:00pm Strolling Entertainment presented by Hefty.  Attendees can expect to see amazing performers such as a juggler, stilt walker, and acro mime from  Aqua Acro Entertainment.

Artist Line up
4:45-5:45pm                Ben Hatton-CEFCO Stage
5:00-6:00pm               Alexis McLaughlin- Mac Haik Stage
6:00-7:00pm               Saints Eleven-CEFCO Stage
6:45-7:45pm                Taylor Branch & The Lonestar Ramblers- Mac Haik Stage
7:30-8:45pm                LC Rocks-CEFCO Stage
8:45-10:00pm             The Last Bandoleros- Mac Haik Stage

***Times are subject to change***

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Everything you need to know !

What are the Dates & Times of the Festival?

Friday, April 29th – 6:00 – 10:00pm
Saturday, April 30th – 11:00am – 10:00pm

We look forward to having our community out for a weekend of live music, art/crafts and entertainment!

Where is the festival located?
The festival will be held along the Santa Fe Plaza. Market Trail, and The Yard Food Truck Plaza in downtown Temple. (301 W. Avenue A –Santa Fe Way)
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Is there a map of the festival grounds?
What items are allowed & prohibited?

Allowed items
Portable/collapsible chair or blanket/sheet/towel (individual chairs only, no canopies or double wide/connecting chairs)
Personal Umbrellas

Prohibited at the event
Unauthorized vendors including unauthorized solicitors and materials including handbills, stickers, beach balls, give-aways, samples, etc.
Weapons, except legally permitted firearms
Glass bottles/containers
Drones or any other remote flying device
Explosives or other hazardous items
Non-collapsible chairs
Laser pens or other similar products
Tents, canopies, or shade structures of any kind
No grills any kind


Will there be alcohol at the event?
There will not be alcohol for sale or distribution at the event. Residents are allowed to bring small coolers with food or drink items. No glass is allowed.
What safety measures do you have in place?

Emergency Personnel is provided by the City of Temple Fire Department and is on site to assist as needed. In the case of an emergency, please notify a police officer, security or staff member right away.

What ADA and Accessibility accommodations are available at festival?

All areas of the festival are ADA accessible.

The ADA accessible lot is located along Ave A and can be accessed via 9th Street. Appropriate ADA signage must be visible on your vehicle.

Is this the same as Bloomin' Temple Festival?

The event has been modified, but we’re keeping the energy and spirit of Bloomin’! This year, the event will also have FREE admission!

Where can I Park?

There are several free parking lots located in the downtown Temple area near the Festival. Parking is first come, first serve, so we recommend arriving to the festival early or carpool.

Where will Tickets be Sold?

This year’s event will be FREE to attend! No tickets will be required.

Where is lost & found?

Lost and found will be located a the CERT Tent placed at the Santa Fe Plaza.

What happens if it rains?

In the case of severe weather, festival officials will work closely with Temple Fire & Recuse along band management to ensure maximum safety. Canceled or delayed performances will only occur during severe weather situations.

Why is it in a different location this year?

Due to ongoing construction projects happening at the MLK Festival Grounds we were not able to host the festival in its usual location.

Are pets allowed?
Well-behaved pets on leashes will be allowed at the event. 

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