SPECIAL REQUEST FOR THE HAUNTED HOUSE - Loan/Donate Your Halloween Decorations
22nd Annual Fall Festival Tickets - Ticket Pre-Sale ends Monday, October 16th

Prepay for your Fall Festival tickets by downloading the form here.  Ticket forms went home in your child's Friday folders. 

You can also purchase your tickets online by following these steps! 

2. Sign into your account or create one 
3. Click on Fall Festival Tickets 
4. Click on Quantity, then Add to Cart 
5. Checkout using your account

Many, many volunteers are needed to make this Festival possible! The Festival can't happen without you.

Available to volunteer for the 22nd Annual Fall Festival? Sign up by grade here! 

SPECIAL REQUEST FOR THE HAUNTED HOUSE - Loan/Donate Your Halloween Decorations

The Fall Festival Haunted House committee is looking for families to loan/donate decorations for the haunted house.  This is the most popular attraction at the fall festival - please help make it look great!  They especially want to have a doll room filled  with creepy dolls and clowns.  know. Also , rockers and chairs for the dolls and clowns to sit in.  As you can imagine, we don't have a budget to go out and purchase a bunch of decorations.  

If you have anything you can donate, please email John Gerstle at j.gerstle3rd@gmail.com
Are You Crafty?

Then we need your help updating the signs for the Briarlake Fall Festival! 

Our Fall Festival sign parent is wrapping up 11 years of creating the festival signs! If you sign up for this position, you'd learn from her this year and be ready to update the festival signs for the 2018 Fall Festival.

Email  emily.graybill@gmail.com if you would like more information!

Calling all 5th Graders! 

Is your 5th grader interested in volunteering in the Haunted House or the Dunk Tank?    
5th grade permission forms due in the front office by Tuesday, October 17th by 6pm. 

Check out the lineup for the 22nd Annual Briarlake  Fall Festival! 

The Georgia Bubble Man will be at the Festival from 12-2pm! 

Abbie Cadabra, a professional face painter will be at the 
Festival all day! 

Live Music from Atlanta's AirPlay and Contradancing led by caller, Seth Tepfer on the Basketball Court from 1-3pm!

Bouncy Houses & a Dunk Tank provided by 
A1 Inflatables open all day! 

Check out the Dunk Tank Power Hour when Mr. Echols, Mr. Foy, and parent Angela Barnett will be dunked in the Dunk Tank! 

Watch the Briarlake gym transform into a spooky, scary Haunted House! Open all day with Scary Hour between 3-4pm 

Mr. Me, Balloon Artist and Apprentice - 
Two balloon artists will be at the Festival all day! 

Big Thinkers STEM Booths will be at the Festival from 12-4 (12-2 make your own slime; 2-4 make your own bouncy ball)! 

A Cake Walk benefitting Signing Club & Signing Choir 
will happen until the cakes run out! 

The DeKalb County Firetruck will be at the Festival at some point during the day, barring no emergencies.

Over 10 festival games & pie pumpkin painting will be 
available all day! 

Hairspray, temporary tattoos, and Henna will be available all day!

Nortlake Library will be onsite from 11-3pm to sign families up for library cards!

Hungry at the Fall Festival? 
We've got you covered 

Moe's Southwest Grill will be for sale until supplies last and will return 10% of their profits to Briarlake! 

Enzo's Pizza will be for sale until supplies last and will return 10% of their profits to Briarlake!

Doggy Doggs Hot Dog Stand will be available all day and Briarlake will receive 10% of the profits from these sales!

Elephant Ears will be for sale from Elephant Ear Heaven and  Briarlake  will  receive 20% of the profits from these sales!

The Kona Ice truck will be available all day and 
will return 20% of their profits to Briarlake! 

Popcorn will be available for sale all day and 
will be staffed by A1 Inflatables this year! 

Fluffy cotton candy will be available for sale all day and 
will be staffed by A1 Inflatables this year!

The Bake Sale will be in the cafeteria and 
will be a fundraiser for 5th grade activities!

Coca Cola products will be available for sale all day!


Briarlake Elementary School is looking for vendors for this year's Fall Festival and Craft Show!

$50 booth fee

  Click here for a crafter registration form or contact Jennifer Hollister with questions at  jenniferaludwig@gmail.com
Please note that booths are strictly limited to 
handmade/homemade items only. 
So far, these crafters have confirmed their attendance at the Festival! 

Ed Made It blown glass (Ed Wiley)

So Adorable Creations wreaths (Sherri Osegueda)

Rodriguez sisters Slime (Gigi Pedraza)

Passionately Free Body Care

Lucy Lu Pet Wear

Several more crafters have made verbal commitments. When they have submitted their payment, we will update this list! Please consider purchasing items from our crafters. Complete your holiday shopping early!

Parking for the Fall Festival will be all off site! Please use side streets to park and walk up to the school using the surrounding sidewalks. 
Calling all sponsors!

Would you like advertising space at the Fall Festival? Then sign up to be a 2017 Fall Festival Sponsor! 

For questions contact Anjevon Smith at anjevonsmith@gmail.com 
Thank you to our Fall Festival Sponsors! 

Gold Sponsors

Mr. Mister Mosquito Control

Space Max Storage - Zonolite Rd.

Silver/Platinum Sponsors

Oak Grove Market

DUO Orthodontics

Charter (Resurgens) Bank

Bronze Sponsors

Karen Hutchison - Pie Pumpkin Donation
Atlanta's AirPlay Live Band
Seth Tepfer, Contra Dance Caller
Last but certainly not least....we are grateful to the parents & staff who make this Festival possible.....

To ALL the staff who will volunteer at the Festival across the day - we are grateful for your time and dedication to our children! 

Karen Hutchison - Fall Festival Chair

Emily Graybill - Fall Festival Co-Chair

Dawn Simon - Sign Chair

Jennifer Hollister - Craft Vendor Chair

John Gerstle,  Marlow Sanchez - Haunted House Chair

Melissa Perlman - Games Chair

Crissie Miller - Food Vendor Chair

Kate Roca - Ticket Chair

Anjevon Smith - Sponsorship Chair

Ansley Smith - Communications

Melissa McConnell - Volunteer Coordinator

Alexandra Schubert, Lakshmi Amara - Finances

Crew Heimer, Sean Borja - Grounds Support