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2015 Pumpkin Festival Tentative Schedule

Tentative 2015 Pumpkin Festival Schedule
Wednesday, September 30, 2015
TBD Judging of homes and businesses in the Pumpkin Festival Decorating Contest
Thursday, October 1, 2015
6:00 p.m. Register for the Pumpkin Festival 5K at the City Park
7:00 p.m. Line up for the Pumpkin Festival 5K
Friday, October 2, 2015
4:00 p.m. Vendors may begin setting up
Saturday, October 3, 2014
6:00 a.m. — 8:00 a.m. Arts and Crafts Booths and Exhibits set up on Courthouse Grounds
8:00 a.m. — 9:00 a.m. Registration at the wagon for Biggest Pumpkin, Pumpkin Decorating and Carving, and Costume Contest (4-H Amy Branstetter)
8:00 a.m. — 11:30 a.m. Registration for Pumpkin Festival Car Show at the Fairgrounds
8:00 a.m. — 4:00 p.m. Chamber of Commerce booth / Information booth open
8:00 a.m. — 5:00 p.m. Vendors Booths Open
9:00 a.m. Costume Contest for children up to 12 years old at the wagon across from Butler Funeral Home (4-H Amy Branstetter)
9:00 a.m.-9:30 a.m. Deliver entries for Pumpkin Baking Contest to the Chamber Office
9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Pumpkin Baking Contest Judging
10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Historic Jail Tours
9:00 a.m. Register for Willie-oke on the Square (Willie 94.1)
10:00 a.m. Kid’s Costume Parade
Noon Quilt Program with Lucy Forbes at the Historic Courthouse
Noon High School Dance Team will Perform
10:30 a.m. Magic Show Program at Metcalfe County Library with Ronald McDonald
11:00 a.m. Cake Walk in front of Metcalfe Drugs (Sponsored by the Homemakers)
11:00 a.m. Willie-oke Karaoke contest with “Big Joe” Estes
TBD Carol and Susan Live Broadcast
1:00 p.m. Veteran’s Flag Retirement Ceremony by the Monument
11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Pumpkin Festival Car Show at the Fairgrounds
3:00 p.m. — 3:15 p.m. Historic Car Parade
3:15 p.m. — 5:00 p.m. Metcalfe Stars Performance