The Firebird Festival is an annual celebration of arts and culture that is held in Phoenixville, Pennsylvania. This year marks the 14th year of the festival, as it returns to Friendship Field on December 9th, 2017.
100+ performers, an expansive craft vendor area, and gourmet food trucks and vendors
from the Philadelphia and the surrounding suburbs will be on site to welcome the thousands of participants who flock to Phoenixville for the festival.
The festival activities begin at 3pm on and around Bridge St, within the many participating stores, restaurants and other establishments.
There will also be a parade from downtown Phoenixville, leading its way up to Friendship Field, beginning at 7:30pm, and then the Firebird will be lit at 8:15pm. The community is encouraged to join in the parade, which will feature paper lanterns, peace birds, puppets, dancers, drummers and more.
There will be continuous shuttle buses connecting downtown to the bird site at Friendship Field.
No tickets required, but donations are greatly accepted via the ticketing link below (all proceeds go towards the costs of producing the event, as outlined on the fundraising page).
Firebird lighting ceremony and burn starts at 8pm:
501 Franklin St, Phoenixville, PA 19460
The Firebird Festival Committee would like to thank the many performers and volunteers who makes this event possible, as well as the Phoenixville Borough Fire and Police departments for making sure that the event runs safely and smoothly. Special thanks to our sponsors: Great American Pub, Frees Insurance, Phoenixvill Federal Bank, Green Mountain Energy, Phoenixville Hospital, Stable 12 and our many donors, who have all supported this festival with generous donations.