Okawville Illinois Fair & Wheat Festival

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Okawville Illinois Fair & Wheat Festival

68th Annual Okawville Illinois Fair & Wheat Festival

 
     The Okawville Fair and Wheat Festival will be held in the Community Park in Okawville, Illinois on Sept. 15, 16 & 17, 2017.

     The annual event is sponsored by the Okawville Community Club, Inc. and the Okawville Lions Club. All net proceeds from the event are used by the two organizations in to support their various community projects.

 

Schedule of Events
Friday
5:00 p.m.                Concession stands open
6:00-10:00 p.m        Ride Arm Bands $20
6:00-11:00 p.m.       Single ride tickets $1 each of 22 for $20
                                (some rides take multiple tickets)
7:00 p.m                  Queen Judging and Crowning & Junior Miss   Crowning at the Junior/Senior High School building
8:00p.m.-Midnight    Free Outdoor Stage Entertainment - Music by J. Christopher, Most Dangerous One Man Band
 
Saturday
11:00 a.m.             Concession Stands Open
1:00 p.m.                Washer Tournament
1:00 p.m.                Young Farmers Activity - Kiddie Tractor Pull
1::00-5:00 p.m.       Ardy the Clown on Park grounds
2:00 p.m.                Free Outdoor Stage Entertainment - Local Talent Show
2:00 p.m.                Exhibit Hall Opens
2:00 p.m.                Antique Tractor Pull
3:00-11:00p.m.      Rides with single ride tickets
                               (some rides take multiple tickets)
4:00-6:00 p.m.        Outdoor Stage Entertainment - Venedy Band Concert
5:00-10:00 p.m.      BINGO - American Legion Post #233, BL-3002
4:00-10:00 p.m.    Ride Arms Bands
6:00-10:00 pm.      Ride Arm Bands
600p.m.-Midnight  Outdoor Stage Entertainment - Music by Backroads/Beaucoup Bottom Band
 
Sunday
11:00 a.m.             Concession Stands Open
2:00 p.m.               Parade
4:00-9:00pm         Rides with single tickets
                             (some rides take multiple tickets)
4:00-8:00 pm.       Ride Arm Bands
4:00 p.m.               Exhibit Hall Opens ( following parade)
4:00 p.m.               Free Okawville High School Band Concert
4:00-9:00 p.m.     BINGO - American Legion Post #233, BL 3002
4:30-8:30 p.m.     Outdoor entertainment - Music by Hot Rod Johnny
 
All weekend - free corn box for kids, free admission, free parking, free outdoor entertainment.

   

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