2017 Roanoke Fall Festival schedule of events

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 7

5:00-9:00 P.M.
CARNIVAL DOLLAR NIGHT

6:00 P.M.
FOOD ALLEY OPENS
Roanoke Park

6:00 P.M.
PET PARADE
Park Entrance
Registration required

6:30 P.M.
PIE-EATING CONTEST - Main Tent
Registration limited
Celebrity, Adult, and Youth Competitions
Visit from Icy the Komet’s mascot

7:00 P.M.
LIVE MUSIC - Main Tent
Jason Paul performs Acoustic Rock and Country Hits

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 8

6:00 P.M.
OPENING CEREMONY - Main Street
Flag Raising organized and performed by the
Roanoke American Legion Post 160 Color Guard

6:00 P.M.
FOOD ALLEY & CARNIVAL OPENS - Roanoke Park

6:10 P.M.
AGELESS IRON TRACTOR PARADE
Main Street

7:00 P.M.
NTPA TRACTOR PULL
Pull Field at Roanoke Park
Organized by the Roanoke Tractor Pullers Association

7:00 P.M.
CAMEL RIDES AND PETTING ZOO
Next to the Main Tent

7:00-9:00 P.M.
FACE PAINTING - Main Tent

7:00 P.M.
DOUBLES CORN BAG TOSS TOURNAMENT
Tennis Courts
(Registration and entry fee required)

8:00 P.M.
LIVE MUSIC - Main Tent
The Band Cheyenne perform Country Hits old and new

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 9

8:00 A.M. – 12:00 NOON
FARMERS’ MARKET - Main Street
Sponsored by the Roanoke Chamber of Commerce

9:30-11:00 A.M.
CHILDREN’S GAMES
Tennis Courts - Win great prizes!

10:00 A.M.
KIDDIE TRACTOR PULL
Main Tent at the Roanoke Park

10:00 A.M.
HUNTINGTON COUNTY 4-H ROBOTICS
TEAM 1501 “THRUST” - Tennis Courts
10:00 A.M.
FOOD ALLEY OPENS - Roanoke Park

10:00 A.M.
CARNIVAL OPENS - Roanoke Park
Wristband Special 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

11:00 A.M.
PING PONG BALL DROP - Tennis Courts
Sponsored by Gadget Girl Leigh Roberson with Heartland REMC

11:00 A.M.
FIRE DEPARTMENT EXTRICATION DEMONSTRATION
Intersection of First and Seminary streets

3:00 P.M.
64th ANNUAL FALL FESTIVAL PARADE
Main Street
Organized and sponsored by the American Legion Post 160

5:00-6:00 P.M.
FAMILY-FRIENDLY CHILDREN’S SHOW
Main Tent
Silly Safari Animal Show

CAKE COMPETITION
DROP OFF CAKES - Old Town Hall Main Street
11:00 A.M.
CAKES ON DISPLAY - Old Town Hall Main Street
11:30 A.M.
CAKE JUDGING (Closed to the Public) - Old Town Hall Main Street
2:00 P.M.
CAKES ON DISPLAY - Old Town Hall Main Street
6:00 P.M.
CAKE AUCTION - Main Tent (Roanoke Park)
6:00-7:00 P.M.
FALL FESTIVAL CAKE AUCTION - Main Tent
Sponsored by Dr. Amy Welker, Parkview Roanoke Office
Auction performed by Sullivan Auctions

6:30 P.M.
ALL-STAR BASEBALL GAME
Back Diamond, Roanoke Park
19th Annual Kendall Dennis Memorial Game

7:00 P.M.
DEMOLITION DERBY
Pull Field at Roanoke Park
Organized by the Roanoke Tractor Pullers Association

7:00 P.M.
CAMEL RIDES AND PETTING ZOO
Next to the Main Tent

7:00-9:00 P.M.
FACE PAINTING - Main Tent

8:30 P.M.
LIVE MUSIC - Main Tent
The Bulldogs perform ‘50s and ‘60s Rock and Roll

CONTINUOUS EVENTS - All located at Roanoke Park
TOP NOTCH AMUSEMENTS - Adult & Kid Carnival Rides and Games
ANTIQUE TRACTOR DISPLAY - Ageless Iron of Roanoke
FOOD ALLEY - Wonderful Festival Food from a Variety of Vendors

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