Black Walnut Festival

Spencer, West Virginia

October 9th-12th, 2014 

Wednesday, October 8th

9 am-5 pm             Spencer Antique Mall................................. Main Street across from Courthouse

11 am-8 pm           Food Court   ......................................................................... Courthouse Square

6 pm-8 pm             Agriculture,4-H,FFA & Flower Show exhibit entries accepted*.... Community Building

6 pm-10 pm           Carnival........................................................................................... Parking Plaza

Thursday, October 9th

8 am – 10 am          Black Walnut Sweepstakes entries accepted...................... Community Building

Daily Shows            Granpa Kratchet and JD Williamson..................................Court St

8 am - Noon            Agriculture, 4-H, FFA & Flower Show exhibit entries accepted*... Community Building

9 am - 5 pm             Information Booth Open ....................................................... Courthouse Square

9 am – 7 pm            Craft Show …………………………………………………… National Guard Armory

                                 Art & Photo Show........................................................... National Guard Armory

                                 Flea Market.................................................. Outside Lot: National Guard Armory

9 am– 5 pm             Spencer Antique Mall................................. Main Street across from Courthouse

9 am – 8 pm             Food Court   ........................................................................  Courthouse Square

                                Agriculture, 4-H, FFA, Flower Show, all exhibits............................ National Guard Armory

                              Quilt Show..........................................................................................Community Building

10 am                        Black Walnut Sweepstake Judging....................................... Community Building

10 am - 4 pm           Depot Museum Open...................................................................... Heritage Park

                                One - room School tours................................................................ Heritage Park

 

1 pm                        Judging of exhibits................................................................ Community Building

5 pm - 7 pm             Live Music Performances……………………………..…………Courthouse Square

6-10 pm                   Carnival .........................................................................................  Parking Plaza

7 pm                        Queen’s Coronation............................................. Stage on Church St. 

8 pm - 10 pm           Live Music Performances………………………………………..Courthouse Square

Friday, October  10th

7 am                          Pancake Breakfast............... Community Building & Courthouse Square

 9 am - 5 pm                Information Booth Open........................................................ Courthouse Square

Daily Shows                 Granpa Kratchet and JD Williamson..................................Court St

8 am - 9:30 am           Black Walnut Cake Baking Contest  Registration..................... Municipal Building

9 am – 5 pm              Spencer Antique Mall................................. Main Street across from Courthouse                 

9 am – 7 pm              Flea Market ................................................. Outside Lot: National Guard Armory

                                 Art & Photo Show........................................................... National Guard Armory

                                Craft Show...................................................................... National Guard Armory

                                Antique Power Show..................................................................... Heritage Park

9 am - 8 pm             Food Court   ......................................................................... Courthouse Square

                                Agriculture,4-H, FFA & Flower Show exhibits open............. National Guard Armory

                                Quilt Show..............................................................................Community Building

10 am                      Black Walnut Baking Contest Judging............................ Spencer Municipal Bldg.

10 am- 4 pm            Depot Museum Open...................................................................... Heritage Park

                                One-room School House Tours...................................................... Heritage Park

10:30 - 11:30 am     Registration: Kids Day Parade............................................ Wal-Mart Parking Lot

11 am -  6 pm          Chain Saw Artist............................................................................ Heritage Park

1 pm - 5 pm             Carnival .......................................................................................... Parking Plaza

Noon                        Kids Day Parade................................................................................ Main Street

6 pm - 10 pm           Carnival .......................................................................................... Parking Plaza

2 pm – 11 pm           Live Music Performances..................................................... Courthouse Square

Saturday, October 11th

7 am - 10 am           Pancake Breakfast...............Community Building & Courthouse Square

8 am - 5 pm             Information Booth Open ....................................................... Courthouse Square

Daily Shows           Granpa Kratchet and JD Williamson..................................Court St

9 am                        Grand Parade lineup........................................................................... Handi Mart

9 am – noon            Carnival .......................................................................................... Parking Plaza

9 am - 7 pm             Flea Market ................................................. Outside Lot: National Guard Armory

                                Art & Photo Show........................................................... National Guard Armory

                                Craft Show...................................................................... National Guard Armory

                                 Antique Power Show..................................................................... Heritage Park

9 am - 5 pm             Spencer Antique Mall................................. Main Street across from Courthouse

9 am – 8 pm             Food Court Open   ............................................................... Courthouse Square

                                Ox roast,............................................................................... Courthouse Square

                                Quilt Show..........................................................................Community Building

                                Agriculture, 4-H, FFA, Flower Show, all exhibits............................ National Guard Armory

9 am - noon             Carnival .......................................................................................... Parking Plaza

10am - 4 pm            Depot Museum Open...................................................................... Heritage Park

                                One-room school tours................................................................... Heritage Park

11 am – 6 pm           Chainsaw Artist.............................................................................. Heritage Park

11 am -                       Ox Roast……....................................................................... Courthouse Square

Noon                        Grand Parade................................................ Black Walnut Avenue, Main Street

                                                                      Grand Parade announcer John Gregory; WVRC

Noon - 5 pm             Carnival .......................................................................................... Parking Plaza

2 pm – 11 pm           Live Music Performances........................................... Courthouse Square stage

3:30 pm                   Band/Majorette Competition............................................ County Stadium - RCHS

6 pm - 10 pm           Carnival.......................................................................................... Parking Plaza

7 pm                        Gospel Sing................................................... New Life Baptist Church, Rt 36

Sunday October 12th

1 pm – 4 pm             Information Booth Open........................................................ Courthouse Square

Daily Shows            Granpa Kratchet and JD Williamson..................................Court St

10 am- noon             Classic Car Show Registration..............................TBD

10 am - 5 pm            Spencer Antique Mall................................. Main Street across from Courthouse

7:30                       Nut Run/ Walk registration begins................................................... Heritage Park

Noon                        Food Court ........................................................................... Courthouse Square

1 pm - 4  pm            Carnival .......................................................................................... Parking Plaza

9 am                         Nut Run/ Walk.............................................................. Start/Finish Heritage Park

12 pm - 4 pm           Flea Market ................................................. Outside Lot: National Guard Armory

                                 Art & Photo Show........................................................... National Guard Armory

                                 Craft Show...................................................................... National Guard Armory

                                Quilt Show........................................................................Community Building

                                Food Court Open   ............................................................... Courthouse Square

                                 Classic Car Show..................................................TBD

                                Agriculture, 4-H, FFA, Flower Show, all exhibits............................ National Guard Armory

                                Antique Power Show..................................................................... Heritage Park

1 pm - 5 pm            Gospel Sing................................................................ Courthouse Square

Time and place are subject to change,

Visit the Information booth for the latest information

* Do not remove exhibits before 4 pm Sunday.

For additional information, call Festival Hotline at 927-5616

                                             or visit the festival information center at the back of the courthouse