SPECIAL EVENT Limited to 400 participants ADULTS & KIDS

Returning after a sold out first year in 2023, Demo Day has been updated and will be ready to kick off CelticFest Weekend on Friday October 11th! Madison County Schools and Rankin County Schools are on their Fall Break so Advanced Purchase tickets are HIGHLY Encouraged!

Homeschool Groups Welcome!


Admission is $7 for everyone aged 5 and up IN ADVANCE or $10 at the Gate, if not sold out.

As a bonus, ALL DEMO DAY ticket holders will be given a Voucher to purchase discounted admission tickets at the Gate for the regular festival. **Vouchers are good for one time use and will be collected at time of purchase**

VOUCHER TICKET WEEKEND ADULTS (18+) $35 $20 off the regular price

VOUCHER TICKET WEEKEND STUDENTS (age 14 thru college w/ID) $30 $20 off the regular price

VOUCHER TICKET FRIDAY Only or SUNDAY Only- Everyone (age 14+) $10 $5 off the regular price

VOUCHER TICKET SATURDAY Only ADULT (18+) $20 $5 off the regular price

VOUCHER TICKET SATURDAY Only STUDENTS (age 14 thru college w/ID) $15 $5 off the regular price

Kids UNDER age 14 are free for the REGULAR FESTIVAL so their voucher may be shared with an adult. On Sale Soon.

Gates will open at 9am with Programed Demonstrations scheduled from 10am-2.50pm plus a Fire Show with RAW Primal Performance Troupe for everyone on the Great Lawn next to the Water’s Edge Main Stage at 3pm. Attendees will be sorted on arrival into groups and will move through each scheduled Demonstration Area with their group. There will be two groups reserved for Adults & Older Teens and two groups reserved for the youngest participants.

Each Group will have Three FREE TIME blocks in their schedules to visit additional non-scheduled demo areas like the Highland Cows from Cool Creek Farm or any Merchants who may be open. Demo Blocks are 15 minutes with 10 minutes in between to get to your next Demo.

ALL Food Merchants will be open but you may bring a home prepared picnic lunch (NO FAST FOOD etc allowed). This exception is for Demo Day only. No outside food or drinks are permitted during the regular festival.

NO Dogs Allowed for Demo Day. They are very welcome to the regular Festival but we ask that you leave them at home for Demo Day.

Demo Day Schedule will be posted here once finalized but here is what we had in 2023 for reference.