FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions
Q. What is Pig on the Pond?
A. Pig on the Pond Community Festival is a 3-day, family-friendly festival held at Waterfront Park in Clermont. The event is hosted by Project Scholars, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit. This popular event is the largest in south Lake County drawing 20,000+ attendance. The festival includes a carnival, live entertainment, pig racing, kids zone, and fireworks in addition to dozens of sponsored activities. The purpose of the event is to raise funds for college scholarships for deserving local students who could not otherwise pursue their college and career dreams.
Q. When is Pig on the Pond?
A. Friday – Sunday, October 13-15, 2023.
Q. What are the hours?
A. FRIDAY: 5-10 PM. SATURDAY: 10AM-10PM. SUNDAY: 11AM-5PM
(Shuttles start 30 minutes before the event opens and run 30 minutes after it closes.)
Q. Where is the festival?
A. Waterfront Park, 100 3rd St., Clermont, FL 34711
Q. Where do we park?
A. There is some limited parking near the festival. Free shuttles will run throughout the event.
Q. What is the admission price to the festival?
A. To be determined. Advance tickets will be on sale prior to the event.
Q. What is the price for the carnival rides?
A. All-you-can-ride wristbands are available in advance and at the carnival. The price is TBD.
Q. Are dogs allowed?
A. Waterfront Park and the event allow dogs as long as they are on a leash and under control.