2018 Festival Schedule
Saturday, September 15
Sunday, September 16
All Weekend
Apple Peeling, Guess the Beans in the Jar, Jigsaw Puzzle Contest, Longest Beard,
and Miscellaneous Games Available (C&G)
Key:
(TA) Tractor Area
(FS) Festival Stage
(RS) Riverbend Stage
(KC) Kids Corner
(C&G) Contests & Games
(BF) Ball Field
(DA) Demonstration Area
Friday, September 14
Tractor/ Machinery registration, security starts
Registration for Horticulture Show until 8:00pm
Harold Cordle Memorial Award:
Presented by the Cordle Family to the person bringing a small engine the farthest distance.
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2018 Oldtime Farming Festival!
8:00am
Registration for Horticulture Show until Noon
afternoon
6:00pm
11:00am
Flag Raising & Opening Ceremony with Centerburg HS Band (FS)
Parade awards presented(FS)
Pumpkin Vine Railroad Kids' Train Rides until 6:00 (TA)
Quarters in the Sand (KC)

Noon
Calliope concert (BF)

Horticulture Show registration ends
Tractor/Machinery Show registrations ends
Face Painting until 5:00 (KC)
Games, sign-ups for contests begin (C&G)
Rex Naylor, Magician until 5:00 (KC)
Horse-drawn Hayrides until 5:00 (TA)


12:30pm
Euchre Tournament for adults (18 & up) (C&G)
Watermelon Seed-spitting Contest (C&G)
1:00pm
Horticulture Show judging begins
Spelling Bee for grades 6 - adult (C&G)
Mini-Indy registration (RS)

2:30pm
Tootsie Roll-in-the-Hay candy hunt (KC)
Nail-Driving Contest (C&G)
4:30pm
Bale Toss (C&G)
6:00pm
Old-fashioned Pie Auction (FS)
Contests & Games, Horticulture Show, Historical Center         & Old-Fashioned Demos close
10:00pm
4:00pm

Cookie Contest judging starts (behind FS)
Old-fashioned Oratory Competition (speech) (C&G)
Chicken Dance Contest (C&G/blacktop)
9:00am
Community Worship Service (FS)

9:40am


12:30pm
Euchre Tournament for adults ( 18 & up) (C&G)
Bubble Gum Bubble-blowing Blowout (C&G)
1:00pm
Kiddie Pedal Tractor Pulls (RS/blacktop)
Three-legged Races for all ages (C&G)
FFA Challenge, Centerburg and Highland (BF)
1:30pm

Men's Wrench Throwing Contest (C&G)
2:00pm
3:30pm
Parade of Tractors through the Park
Cornhole Tournament begins (C&G)
Husband-calling Contest (C&G)
Noon
2:30pm
9:00am
Tractor/ Machinery registration until Noon(TA)
10:00am
Festival Parade through Centerburg to the Park
Kids' Pony Rides until 6:00 (TA)
Craft Show, Food Vendors, Horticulture Show, Historical Center         & Old-fashioned Demos open
5:30pm
Festival closes
7:30am
8:30am
26th Annual Heart of Ohio 5-K Run/Walk
7:30pm
Mini-Indy (RS)

Cake Walk for all ages (C&G)
Cake Walk for all ages (C&G)


Tootsie Roll-in-the-Hay candy hunt (KC)
Ciphering Match grade 1 - adult (math) (C&G)
2:00pm
1:30pm
Sack Races for ages 6 - adult (C&G)

3:00pm

Cookie Contest registration (behind FS)
Women's Rolling Pin Throwing Contest (C&G)
4:00pm
Arm Wrestling Contest (FS)
Throughout the weekend in the Tractor Area there will be demonstrations with various engines, plus threshing and baling with vintage equipment.

Games, sign-ups for contests begin (C&G)
Donut Eating Contest (C&G)
Face Painting until 5:00 (KC)
Kiddie Pedal Tractor Pull sign-up(RS)
Rex Nalor, magician, until 5:00 (KC)
Horse-drawn Hayrides until 5:00 (TA)



5:00pm
Festival Awards Ceremony (FS)
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5:45pm
Cookie Contest results announced (FS area)
Cookie Auction (FS)
3:00pm
Tractors line up for Tractor Parade (TA) (all stages closed)
6:00pm
Festival Closes
11:30am

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10:30am

Returning in 2018:
Mini-Indy, 
pony rides and train rides,
the "milking cow" and
straw bale maze!

10:00am
Pumpkin Vine Railroad Kids' Train Rides until 3:00 (TA)
Kids' Pony Rides until 3:00 (TA)
Craft Show, Food Vendors, Historical Center & Old-fashioned Demos open
This schedule is not complete.
Check back for updates in the spring or early summer.
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