FestiFools is a unique and amazing parade featuring dozens of giant papier-mache puppets and creatures created by local artists and others who want to show off their creative side. Puppets can be spooky and scary, weird and creepy and even fierce and glamorous??the possibilities are endless. No matter their appearance, the puppets are meant to pack a playful punch and delight the thousands of spectators that flock to Ann Arbor to partake in the parades festivities.
The event starts on April 5th with a pre-fool party which is hosted by the Arbor Brewing Company at 11:30 am and ends at 1 am. Arbor Brewing Company will be fooling around all day offering foolish specials and glowing personalities and decor, It's the professional starting point. The FOOLmoon will take place at Ann Arbors Farmers Market in Kerrytown. On April 6th, the party at Arbor Brewing Company continues from 11 am to 1 am with glowing accents and foolish specials. On April 7th, the FOOLish party begins at 11 am and It'll end at 11 pm. There will be an after party which starts at 5 pm and ends at 11 pm. You can play Giant Jenga, Giant Connect Four, and many other classic board games while enjoying their Foolish specials. There will be a Free Live Bingo at 6 pm where you can win mystery prizes.