We can’t wait to celebrate with you!


Novant Health looks forward to rescheduling this event when we see decreased COVID-19 community spread. New date to be announced.

Welcome Back Fest Winston-Salem

Join us.


11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The festival is rain or shine! Don’t forget your chair and water bottle!

Winston-Salem’s can’t-miss summer celebration

Featuring an exclusive performance
by Grammy Award Winner

Anthony Hamilton

Anthony Hamilton

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Live Music

  • Featuring an exclusive performance by Grammy Award winner Anthony Hamilton
  • Full band lineup and schedule to be announced soon!

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The Best Local Food Trucks

  • Full food truck roster to be announced soon!

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Activities for Kids (and the Young at Heart)

  • Inflatable soccer
  • An augmented reality experience
  • Creativity Corner with temporary tattoos, bubbles and letter-writing to healthcare heroes
  • Mini golf
  • Cornhole
  • Photo booth
  • Play-to-win Plinko
  • Giant Jenga, Connect Four and more

The first 1,000 attendees receive a $10 one-time use food voucher with proof of vaccination! A photo of you with your vaccine card is proof — no need to bring your card with you to the event.

Our Trauma Services department will distribute 500 free bike helmets to the first 500 people who request one and get fitted at the festival.

Honor your healthcare heroes

Healthcare heroes painting

Artwork by Novant Health Brunswick Medical Center Registered Nurse Janine

Submit a photo of your special healthcare hero.

We’ll feature your healthcare heroes from all around the world on the big screens at our festivals. Gifts will be provided to honor all healthcare heroes in attendance to show our appreciation. Nominate a friend, family member or loved one below.

Get vaccinated

Not vaccinated? Now is your chance!

Schedule your vaccine early and make it part of your festival experience.