Upland Lemon Festival – Upland, California2024-05-21T10:58:57-07:00

Upland Lemon Festival

Upland Lemon Festival

Downtown Upland

June 14 – 16, 2024

Join us as we welcome back Upland’s favorite community tradition for 27 years!

The Upland Lemon Festival has been an important part of Upland tradition since 1997. What originally started as a simple way of celebrating the city’s citrus industry origins has grown into a town-wide affair including the annual Lemon Idol vocal contest, food competitions, craft vendors, community organizations, carnival rides and more.  Be sure to folow us on Facebook for news, updates, photos and more!

Unlimited Ride Carnival Wristbands Now Available!

Save Big with Upland Lemon Fest Pre-Sale Single Day Unlimited Ride Wristband Passes and the WoW Express Front of Line Upgrade!

Upland Lemon Idol

Lemon Idol is a solo vocal talent competition that is open to all singers in Upland and surrounding communities!

Awards for top finishers in each category. 1st place wins $1000 in cash and prizes!!

**Video Audition Deadline: May 19th**

Live Entertainment

50+ Performances on 5 Stages!

Including performances from:

  • Eve 6
  • Tyler Rich
  • Dreaming of You (Selena Tribute)
  • Bruno & the Hooligans (Special Tribute Act)
  • Leaving Austin
  • Pressley Tennant
  • And Many More to Be Announced Soon!


In 2023, we will welcomed more than 175 vendors for the Festival, including an amazing roster of vendors, food trucks, and so much more!

Interested in taking part in the Upland Lemon Festival as a vendor? Click the link below for more information and to apply.


Support your community and get a carnival wristband after 5 hours of volunteering at the 2024 Upland Lemon Festival!


When is the Upland Lemon Festival?2024-05-02T10:27:57-07:00

The 2024 Upland lemon Festival runs June 14 – 16, 2024.

Where is the Upland lemon Festival?2024-05-02T10:27:40-07:00

The Upland lemon Festival will take place in Historic Downtown Upland

You can check out a map here >>

How Much Does it Cost to Attend the Upland Lemon Festival?2024-04-22T15:33:44-07:00

It’s free to get in (but be sure to bring money for food, beverage, and vendor items)!

Where Can I Park?2024-03-12T15:21:13-07:00
There are several areas around the Upland lemon Festival to park (view map here), though we strongly advise public transit and ride-sharing.
If you do choose to drive to the event, please drink responsibly.
What Time Can I See My Favorite Performer?2024-04-22T15:34:31-07:00

Our entertainment lineup will be posted soon. Check back for updates.

What Ages Are Allowed at the Upland Lemon Festival?2024-05-02T10:27:15-07:00

This event is for all ages. Alcoholic beverages are for 21+

What Should I Wear?2024-04-22T15:39:18-07:00

Be sure to wear some comfy shoes to walk the festival area and, with the event being outdoors, prepare properly (sunscreen, dress in layers, etc.).

What is There to Do at the Upland Lemon Festival?2024-05-02T10:27:01-07:00

In addition to live entertainment, there will be the annual Lemon Idol vocal contest, food competitions, craft vendors, community organizations, carnival rides and more.

What is Not Allowed at the Upland Lemon Festival?2024-04-22T15:33:06-07:00

In order to provide the best experience to those attending, we ask that there be:

  • No Gang Attire
  • No Weapons
  • No Drones
  • No Outside Alcohol
  • No Skateboards
  • Please Walk Your Bicycle

Festival Map & Location

Historic Downtown Upland


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