About Bowiefest

jt performers w sign_thumb.jpgBowiefest is a long-standing tradition in the City bringing the best of Bowie’s civic organizations, entertainers, and businesses to one place for one day. It takes place each year on the first Saturday in June at Allen Pond Park.

It features rides, performances, contests, and a host of food and drink options throughout the park. There's also an Arts and Crafts fair, a Business Expo in the Ice Arena and local organizations of every size and interest will be on hand to introduce you what they do and perhaps entice you get involved.

See photos from Bowiefest 2015


Entertainment takes place on two stages throughout the day and features a variety of local performers.

You can view the lineup of entertainment and information about exhibitors and activities in the Bowiefest 2016 Program

Arts & Crafts Fair

Each year, the Soroptomist International of Bowie/Crofton organize an arts and crafts fair at Bowiefest. There you will find an interesting variety of handcrafted wares.

Home and Health Business Expo

When you need a break from all the fun in the sun, step inside the Bowie Ice Arena and visit the Bowie Home and Health Business Expo, organized by the Greater Bowie Chamber of Commerce.


It's always a treat to walk around Bowiefest, smelling the popcorn, cotton candy, and all of the different foods sizzling on the grills. When you get hungry, be sure to sampling several of the offerings that are for sale.