About Red Skelton Festival

Honoring one of America's favorite clowns with entertainment, clowns, food and fun! A performance by Red Skelton impersonator, Brian Hoffman kicks off the weekend on Friday evening. On Saturday, the festival opens at 11:00am with a parade of clowns featuring the "Circle City Sidewalk Stompers Clown Band." Festival activities include, games, food vendors, and a variety of entertainment including mime and magic shows, bathtub races, donut eating contest and the Red Skelton film "DuBarry was a Lady hosted by TCM columnist, Annette Bochenek. There also will be a tribute to comedian, Tim Conway as the winner of the 2019 Red Skelton America's Clown Award winner.