Events

Friday, April 26, 2024

Event Time Notes
Steel County Band7-10 p.m.In front of Ribeyes (211 N.Center Street)
5K Cuke Patch Glow RunRegistration at 7:30 pm, run at 8 pmIn front of Ribeyes (211 N.Center Street)
Beer Garden & ConcessionsAll dayRibeyes
Hi-Wheel Bike & Magican6-9 p.m.Location TBA
Pay One Price Carnival Rides5-9 p.m.$10/wristband, Steele Memorial Library Parking Lot
Butterfly Garden6-9 p.m.Location TBA

Saturday, April 27, 2024

Event Time Notes
Push Play Band9:10 a.m.-11:10 a.m.Main Stage
Riggsbee Road Band11:25 a.m.-1:25 p.m.Main Stage
Southern Trouble Band1:40 p.m.-3:40 p.m.Main Stage
Shoot To Thrill Band4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.Main Stage
Praise Stage10 a.m.-4:00 p.m.Praise Stage-line up coming soon
Dance Stage10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.Dance Stage-line up coming soon
Jingles the ClownAll DayRoaming
Carnival RidesAll DayLibrary Parking Lot
Wayne County Car Cruisers Classic Car Show9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.Center Street
Five Star Farm-petting zoo, pony ridesAll DayCenter & Pollock Street
Fresh Start Rescue-ReptilesAll DayCenter & Pollock Street
Love the Butterfly ExhibitAll DayParking lot behind chamber
Eastern Carolina Vintage Tractors9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.James Street
Chapter 37 International Harvesters9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.James Street
Shad Cherry Tractors9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.James Street
Pickleball TournamentFriday & SaturdayUMO Tennis Courts
Almost Amazing RexAll DayCenter & Pollock Street
Fruit NinjaShows from 10 am-12 noon, 1-3 pmParking lot behind chamber
Pickle Eating Contest12 noonSouthern Bank Parklet
Pickle Recipe ContestCompleted ahead of festivalProgram completed prior to event
Art SquareAll DayNews Argus Corner (Center & James)
Mascot Race2 p.m.Southern Bank Parklet
Water WarsAll DayParking lot behind chamber
R & R Brewing Beer GardenAll DaySouthern Bank Parklet
Helicopter RidesAll DayUMO
Children's AreaAll Day$5/wristband, Center & Pollock
Pickle TrainAll DayParking lot behind chamber
Air Plein PaintingAll DayLocation TBA
Steele Library Story Time11 am, 11:45 am, 12:30 pm, 1 p.m.Steele Memorial Library Foyer
Hi-Wheel BicycleAll DayRoaming
Tour de Pickle Bike RideRegistration at 8, race time at 9:30 p.m.Mt. Olive Pickle Walker Warehouse
Pickle Packing Production ChallengeAll DayMt.Olive Pickle Plaza
Free Mt. Olive PicklesAll DayMt.Olive Pickle Plaza
NCPF Info Booth, T-shirt Sales, Ice SalesAll DayCenter Street
Art Square by Wayne Co Arts CouncilAll DayCenter & James
David John Aaron Long Historical Museum9 am.-5 pmMain Street
Obstacle Course, water slide, wrecking ball, bungee runAll DayCenter & Pollock Street
Free Parking & Shuttle9:30 a.m.-7:00 p.m.UMO Kornegay Arena Parking Lot