ARCADIA— The 64th Annual Arcadia Fall Festival is right around the corner and chalk-full of activities! The festival kicks off on Saturday, September 1 with events including: the fun walk/run, sand volleyball, bake sale, pinochle tournament, ALA quilt show, BBQ contest, ranch rodeo, bronc & pony bronc riding, AHS wall of fame induction, and music by Red Eye.
Sunday, September 2 follows up a busy Saturday with a pancake feed, community worship, free kid’s games, ALA quilt show, demo derby, and music will be provided by Modern Kowboy.
The festival will come to a close on Monday, September 3 with the big parade that will begin at 10:30 A.M. The theme of this year’s parade is: “Favorite Phrase or Saying” and for the kid’s division is: “Favorite Cartoon Character.” Make sure to keep your eyes open as this year, treats may be thrown from the floats!
Judged divisions include: Grand Prize-1st – 3rd place: Floats; Best of Show for Cars, Tractors, and Farm Equipment; Horses: 1st – 3rd place and best horse-drawn. Judging will begin at 9:30 A.M. with the parade to follow.
The rest of the day will host the Miss Fall Festival Crowning, BBQ dinner, Jr. Rodeo, and the raffle winner drawing.
For more information contact Bruce Ohme (308)202-0222, or Amber Veskerna (308) 202-0102 or (308) 202-0239.