Barnesville Pumpkin Festival
The Barnesville Pumpkin Festival is always held during the last full weekend in September, the Festival includes four days of fun-filled contests, entertainment, tastes, sights and sounds.
6:45am-8:15am Registration For 5k Pumpkin Run/Walk At The Watt Center
8:30am 5k Pumpkin Run/Walk Starts At The Watt Center.
9:00am-Dark Farm Machinery Display- E. Church St. Across From Fire Dept.
All Day Municipal Lot Flea Market Open
9:00am-10:00pm Information Booth Open - Phone 425-2593. Bpf Souvenirs
9:00am-11:00pm Concessions, Food Stands, Store Window Displays, Flea Market, Midway Rides.
9:00am-10:00pm Pumpkin Wagon - Headquarters For Pumpkin Ice Cream, Pumpkin Donuts & Pumpkin Pies. Operated By Barnesville Area Chamber Of Commerce.
11:00am-5:00pm Watt Center Book Sale, Located Off Watt Ave.(Closed During Parade)
9:30am-6:00pm Shuttle Bus Service From Festival Area & Depot To Parking Spots
10:00am-7:00pm Ictorian Mansion Museum Open, Quilt Show 532 N. Chestnut St., Adm.Chg
10:00am-8:00pm Barnesville Railroad Depot Featuring Specialty Crafts, Spirit Of America Miniature Train Rides, And Food. Parking $.
10:00am-10:00pm Pumpkin Patch In Elementary School Gym. Arts, Crafts & Antiques Featured. Adm. $ .50/Day; $1 For All Four Days (Children Under 12 Free W/Adult)
10:00am-10:00pm Pumpkin Peddlers In Elementary School Cafeteria.
10:00am-10:00pm Pumpkin Porch (Crafts And Gifts) S. Chestnut St.
10:00am Pet Show Registration At Central Stage
10:30am Pet Show On Central Stage
10:00am-4:00pm First Presbyterian Church Serving Two Varietiees Of Homeade Soup, Hot Dogs, Coney Dogs And Baked Potatoe Bar W/Toppings & Bottled Water; Open House Of Historic Church - N. Chestnut St. From 10am To 4pm
11:00am-6:00pm Catholic Women’s Club, At Catholic Church, W. Main St., Serving Soup Beans, Cornbread, Sloppy Joes, Hot Dogs, Hamburgers, Hot Chicken Sandwiches, Chicken Salad Sandwiches, Homemade Noodles, Chili, Vegetable Soup, Salads, Pie, Coffee And Cold Beverages.
11:00am-1:00pm Parade Line-Up On Roosevelt Rd., Off Sr !47 East Of Town.
1:45pm Giant Pumpkin Parade Begins From Barnesville High School Parking Lot, West On Main Street, North On Chestnut Street, To Victorian Mansion Museum, 532 N. Chestnut St.
4:30pm - Announcement Of Parade Winners From Info. Booth, Pres. Of 2019 Barnesville Pumpkin Festival Queen, Pumpkin Princess And Mini Miss At Info. Booth; Intro. Of 2017 Pumpkin Festival Mascot
5 P.M Auction Of King Pumpkin In Giant Pumpkin Area
5 P.M. Tall Tales Contest (Storytelling Competition) On Pumpkin Stage
4:00-6:00pm “Poor Man’s Heaven” - Central Stage
5:30 P.M. Beard and Mustache Contest On Pumpkin Stage
6:00pm Hog Calling Contest On Pumpkin Stage (Age Categories Are: 5-8 Yrs.; 9-15-Yrs.; And 16 Yrs. To Adult)
6:30-8:00pm Tba On Central Stage
6:30pm Tobacco Spitting Contest On Pumpkin Stage
8:00-11:00pm “The Remedy Band” - Pumpkin Stage
8:30-11:00pm “Lock 17” - Central Stage
9:00-12:00pm “Billy Brown Band” - Blue Moon Tavern, 126 W. Main., Cover
Click Here for 5K Run and Walk Registration