PUMPKINTOWN - A Fall Festival Celebrating History, Heritage & Harvest
2014 Schedule of Events
 Stay Tuned for 2014 Updates
 
7 am - 11 am or until the pancakes run out!
Dr. Burkett Witt Habitat for Humanity Pancake Breakfast
Habitat Home Store/ 5 S. White St.   $5.00 per person
Come have some pancakes and see the new Home Store opening soon across from Grace House and Maddi Mas Restaurant!
For more information: habitat.of.mcminn@gmail.com
 

8 am - Grace & Mercy Pumpkin Ride (registration starts at 7:30 am at Athens Middle School, 200 Keith Lane)
Either route you get a free cool tshirt and goody bag!
Fun Ride ($15) and Bike Ride ($25) benefitting Grace & Mercy Ministries, feeding Athens at the Cook Community Center Mondays and Fridays
Pre-register at the Cook Community Center
Here is the registration form: Registration Form
 
The 20 mile Bike Ride goes along Cedar Springs to Landfill Road/Hwy 750 and back.
 
The Fun Ride (see above) and 5k Run/Fun Walk (see below) follow this route: Fun Ride and Walk / 5K Map

8:15 am-McMinn Area Cancer Relief Fund
5K Run/1 mile Fun Walk
Pre-register at 7:00 at site/Athens Middle School, 200 Keith Lane). $25.00 to register-free t-shirt & goody bag
For application, please email:   McMinnacrf@gmail.com
 
10 am.-Dedication of Pumpkintown in Memory of Scott Crisp
Market Park
 
10 am  USS Ware Brick Dedication-Veterans Park
 
10 am - 5 pm
Carriage Rides
Pick up point
Washington St.
 
 
10:30-12:30-2:30
Canine Protection Demonstrations by Luc-John K9
Washington St.
 
10:00 am-4:00 pm
Pumpkin Plinko
N. Jackson St.
 

10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Pony Rides at Market Park
 

10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Little Creek Petting Zoo
Reptile Zoo & Science Center
Knight Park
 
10 am - 2 pm
McMinn Regional Humane Society Adopt-a-Thon
Happy Hounds
203 E. Washington Ave.
For more information:  Barbara.Brakebill@tcatathens.edu
 
 
10 am
Mutt StruttLine-up at Happy Hounds
 
10:15 - 10:30 am
Mutt Strutt around Courthouse and back to Happy Hounds for dog biscuits & cool water
*must be pre-registered
 
10:45 am
Doggie Costume Contest
Judging begins @ Happy Hounds
For more information:  jessabartley@gmail.com
Please see form in Mutt Strutt Section
 
 
11 am
Living History Reenactments and
Pow Wow
Market Park near Pavilion
 
11:00 a.m.
Historical Walking Tour by Dr. B.E. Lenoir-starting at The Open Door Café

11:00 a..m. - 1:00 p.m.
Star Painting at The Arts Center
Collaborate with Local Artists to paint stars in celebration of National Arts & Humanities Month-Free for kids of all ages!

 
 11 am - Pumpkin Carving Contest-Derby Downs Stage
 
11:45 am
Doggie Costume Contest Winners announced at
Happy Hounds
 
  
1:00 pm
African American Historical Walking Tour
and Historical Play
For more information:
Lynn Perkinson-423/506-0719
 
 
 
ENTERTAINMENT
Derby Downs/Washington St.
10:00 a.m.  Stormy and Adrian
11:00 a.m.  Pumpkin Carving Contest
12 noon  Reliance
1:00 p.m. Stormy and Adrian
2:00 p.m.  Alex Shelton
3:00  Symmer Down
4:00  Reliance
 
 Don Ledford Auto Park Stage
Market Park Pavilion
10:15 a.m.  Kinslee Melhorn
11:15 a.m.  Kinslee Melhorn
12:15 p.m.  Rose Drivc
1:15 p.m.  Rose Drive
2:15 p.m.  ChiGun
3:15 p.m.  Dreams of Kings
4:15 p.m.  Dreams of Kings
 
The Bakery Stage
10:30 a.m.  Cole Sitzlar
11:45 a.m.  Live Dog
12:30 p.m.  Skytown Riot Duo
1:30 p.m.    Old Time Travelers
2:30 p.m.    Old Time Travelers
3:30 p.m.    Inman St. Jazz
4:30 p.m.    Inman St. Jazz
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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