2018 Roanoke Fall Festival schedule of events

CONTINUOUS THROUGHOUT ENTIRE FESTIVAL

FOOD ALLEY: Classic fair food from a variety of vendors

CRAFT ALLEY: Explore the crafty corners of local communities and hear from non-profits from the area

COLORING CONTEST/VOTING: Bring life to your coloring page Thursday night, then collect the most votes by Saturday! Age Group: K-2nd

INFLATABLES FOR EVERYONE: Come down and bounce around with us! Or test your skills at the obstacle course, and definitely don’t forget to check out who is in the dunk tank!

Thursday, September 6
Family Night with discounts and fun for the whole family!

5:00 P.M.
FOOD ALLEY OPENS, Roanoke Park
Select Food Vendors with Deals for Family Night

5:00 P.M. – Closing
INFLATABLES FOR EVERYONE, Roanoke Park
Family Night discounts per inflatable!

5:00-8:00 P.M.
COLORING CONTEST, Coloring Booth at Roanoke Park - FREE

5:00-9:00 P.M.
KID ZONE, Tennis Courts
Kids activities for all age groups with fun prizes!

5:00 P.M.- Dark
STRAW MAZE, Roanoke Park – FREE

5:00 P.M. - Closing
CRAFT ALLEY

6:00 P.M.
PIE EATING CONTEST, Main Tent - Registration required
Kid, Teen, and Adult Competitions
Komets Mascot Icy will be there rooting everyone on!

6:00-7:00 P.M.
BALLOON ANIMALS, Main Tent
Susie Miller with the Joy Pleasers Clown Ministry

6:30-7:30 P.M.
COOKIE DECORATING, Tennis Courts – FREE

7:00 P.M.
PET PARADE, Seminary Park Entrance
Registration Required - All pets welcome!
Contest categories include Most Creative, Owner/Pet Look Alike, Best Dressed and Best Combo

7:00 P.M.
FALL FESTIVAL FOLLIES, Main Tent
Local Talent Show - FREE
Registration encouraged. Space limited.
See www.roanokefallfestival.com for registration!

Friday, September 7

5:00 P.M.
FOOD ALLEY OPENS, Roanoke Park

5:00 P.M. - Closing
INFLATABLES FOR EVERYONE, Roanoke Park – Fee per Inflatable

5:00-9:00 P.M.
KID ZONE, Tennis Courts - Kids activities for all age groups with fun prizes!

5:00 P.M. - Dark
STRAW MAZE, Roanoke Park - FREE

5:00 P.M. - Closing
CRAFT ALLEY

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

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

6:30 P.M.
WILDCAT VALLEY CLOGGERS, Main Tent
They will dance us into the weekend!

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

8:00 P.M.
STAR 69 BAND, Main Tent - FREE
Performing ‘90s Alternative Rock

Saturday, September 8

9:00-11:00 A.M.
CHILDREN’S GAMES, Tennis Courts
FREE GAMES – Win Great Prizes!

9:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M.
FARMERS’ MARKET, Main Street

9:00 A.M. – Closing
CRAFT ALLEY

9:00 A.M. – Closing
INFLATABLES FOR EVERYONE, Roanoke Park – Fee per Inflatable

11:00 A.M. - Dark
KID ZONE, Tennis Courts
Kids activities for all age groups with fun prizes!

3:00 P.M.
65th ANNUAL FALL FESTIVAL PARADE, Main Street
Organized and sponsored by the American Legion Post 160
Parade awards following at Post 160

AFTER PARADE
BALLOON ANIMAL EXTRAVAGANZA, Main Tent
Joy Pleasers Clown Ministry

5:00 P.M.
DUCKY RUN: Ducks will be dropped in at the bridge closest to the baseball diamond
Get your tickets at the Roanoke Farmers’ Market from the Roanoke Lions Club or at the festival information booth during the festival!

6:30 P.M.
ALL-STAR BASEBALL GAME, Back Diamond at Roanoke Park
20th Annual Kendall Dennis Memorial Game

6:30 P.M.
CAKE AND COOKIE AUCTION, Main Tent
A new addition this year: COOKIES!
Contest categories include Most Delicious, Best Decorated Festival Theme (Sports),
Baker’s Choice General Theme, and Most Delicious Cookie

7:00 PM
DEMOLITION DERBY, Pull Field at Roanoke Park - Entry Fee
Organized by the Roanoke Tractor Pullers Association

8:00 P.M.
THE BULLDOGS, Main Tent - FREE
Performing ‘50s – ‘60s Rock & Roll

ALL DAY
STRAW MAZE, Roanoke Park – FREE

CAKE/COOKIE COMPETITION
Saturday, September 8
9:00 A.M.
Drop Off Cakes/Cookies: Old Town Hall - Main Street
11:00 A.M.
Cakes & Cookies on Display: Old Town Hall - Main Street
11:30 A.M.
Judging (Closed to the Public)
2:00 P.M.
Cakes & Cookies on Display: Old Town Hall - Main Street
6:30 P.M.
Cake/Cookie Auction: Main Tent at Roanoke Park