TENTATIVE SCHEDULE

  

2019 MANITO POPCORN FESTIVAL SCHEDULE 

FRIDAY, August 30

4:00 p.m. – Flag Raising Ceremony & Memorial Service – JROTC of Pekin

 Vocalist – Chris Harms

– Basket Auction Opens –  Manito Chamber of Commerce

– Craft Booths Open

5:00 p.m. – Fish Fry – Lee’s Family Restaurant

6:00 p.m. – Popcorn Pageant 

 – Disc Golf Glow Tournament – Memorial Park – Plastic Addicts 

7:00 p.m. – Line-up of Antique Farm Equipment 

7:30 p.m. – Dance Party Live with Photo Booth

SATURDAY, August 31

 7:30 a.m. – Annual One Mile Fun Run

8:00 a.m. – Annual 5k Run & Walk

 9:00 a.m. – Parade Line Up

 – Craft Booths Open

– Race Winners Announced

      

“WE     GOT THIS!”

10:00 a.m. – Popcorn Festival Parade – Weaver Popcorn

11:00 a.m. – Chicken BBQ – Cooked & Served by Woiwode Family/Cub Scouts

11:15 a.m. – FFA Member Auction Registration – Veteran’s Park Stage

11:30 a.m. – 3 on 3 Basketball 

 – FFA Member Auction – Veteran’s Park Stage – Midwest Central FFA   

12:00 p.m. – Antique Tractor pull – Forman Center – Ag of the Past

– Inflatables 

 – Petting Zoo Opens

– Pony Rides 

2:00 p.m. – Battle of the Bands 

5:00 p.m. – Pie/Jelly Contest – Class of ‘58

 6:00 p.m. – Lip Sync/Talent Contest  

8:00 p.m. – This One’s Pink (Pink Floyd Tribute Band)

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 1

 8:00 a.m. – Interdenominational Church service in the park

11:00 a.m. – Cruise In/Car Show on Washington Street

 – Fried Chicken Dinner – Chautauqua-Goofy Ridge Sportsmen’s Club

11:00 a.m. – Craft Booths Open

11:00 a.m. – Lee Haw

12:00 p.m. – Bags Tournament 

12:00 p.m. – Kids Games – Forman Fire Volunteers

2:00 p.m. – Pedal Tractor Pull – Youth & Adult – Immediately following Kids Games. Mason County Young Farmers/Midwest Central FFA

2:00 p.m. – Knockerballs 

 3:00 p.m. – Basket Silent Auction Winners – Manito Area Chamber of Commerce

Schedule firm at time of print and may be changed without notice by Popcorn Festival Committee

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