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2020 51st Annual Hopkins County Fall Festival Schedule

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2020 51st Annual

Hopkins County Fall Festival Schedule

Sponsored by Sulphur Springs Dodge

 

October – Submissions into the Hopkins County Fall Festival Hay Bale Sculpture Contest will be displayed around town beginning in October. Winners announced at 2pm on October 24th. Sponsored by City National Bank.

October 17th – Fall Festival Parade will begin at 10am starting from Lee St and ending at the railroad tracks by Snap Fitness. Grand Marshal-TBA. Sponsored by East Texas Physical Therapy.

We are asking that spectators wear masks, social distance, attend in groups of 6 or less, and watch from their cars where possible.

October 20th 11:30am: Hopkins-Rains Soil and Water Conservation District Hay Show: There will be a hay show and lunch followed by an auction of the Grand Champion and Reserve Champion hay. Proceeds will go towards a scholarship benefitting students majoring in Agricultural Science.

October 23rd-24th 10am-4 pm: Free Horse Rides featuring FREE horse rides from the Broken Wheel Ranch! Sponsored by Guaranty Bank, Grocery Supply and Oncor.

Masks required for children 10 and over per the Governor’s Executive Order.

October 23rd-24th 10am-4pm: Kids Zone Petting Zoo featuring a FREE petting zoo of farm animals from Sulphur Springs FFA member Jace Mayers. Sponsored by Farm Country Inc.

Masks required for children 10 and over per the Governor’s Executive Order.

October 23rd-24th 10am-4pm: Free Barrel Train Rides: featuring a FREE barrel train ride for kids to enjoy. Sponsored by Red River FCU, AK Gillis & Sons, and NorTex Tractors.

Masks required for children 10 and over per the Governor’s Executive Order.

October 23rd 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m October 24th 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.: 

Arts & Crafts Show featuring homemade craft items and more in the SSHS Cafeteria. Creative Arts Contest entries will be on display will be on display Friday afternoon from 1:00-5:00 p.m., and Saturday from 9:00 a.m. till 1:45 p.m. If you would like to participate contact Johanna Hicks at 903-885-3443. Sponsored by Heritage Hospice.

Attendees required to wear masks per the Governor’s Executive Order.

October 27th–31st – Triple T Amusements Carnival will be set up at Hopkins County Civic Center Wednesday through Saturday! Sponsored by Alliance Bank.

Masks required. 50% capacity allowed per Governor’s order.

2019 50th Annual Hopkins County Fall Festival Schedule

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2019 50th Annual Hopkins County Fall Festival Schedule

 

2019 50th Annual

Hopkins County Fall Festival Schedule

Sponsored by Sulphur Springs Dodge

REGISTRATION INFORMATION IS AT BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE.

October – Submissions into the Hopkins County Fall Festival Hay Bale Sculpture Contest will be displayed around town during the entire month of October. Winners announced at 2pm on October 26th.

October 19thFall Festival Parade will begin at 10am starting from Buford Park. Grand Marshal-Justice of the Peace Brad Cummings. Sponsored by East Texas Physical Therapy.

October 23rd–26thTriple T Amusements Carnival will be set up at Hopkins County Civic Center Wednesday through Saturday! Sponsored by City National Bank.

October 22ndFall Festival Senior Citizens Day will begin at 1:30 pm at Sulphur Springs Senior Citizens Center with the presentation of awards for the Male and Female Senior Volunteer of the Year. Refreshments will be served at 1:45 pm and Bingo will begin at 2 pm. 150 Martin Luther King Blvd. Sponsored by Wesley House Assisted Living.

October 25th-26th 10am-6pm: Kids Zone Jump Zone featuring a FREE jump zone with 6 inflatables from Jerry’s Jump Zone! SSHS Student Council will be on hand helping kids onto the inflatables and providing face painting! Sponsored by Clayton Homes.

October 25th-26th 10am-6pm: Kids Zone Petting Zoo featuring a FREE petting zoo of farm animals from Sulphur Springs FFA. Sponsored by Farm Country Inc.

October 25th-26th 10am-6pm: Arts & Crafts Show featuring homemade craft items and more in the SSHS Cafeteria. Creative Arts Contest entries will be on display will be on display Friday afternoon from 1:00-5:00 p.m., and Saturday from 9:00 a.m. till 1:45 p.m. If you would like to participate contact Johanna Hicks at 903-885-3443.

October 25th-26th 10am-6pm: Boutique Market in the SSHS gym featuring local vendors selling fashion and apparel from their local shops.

October 25th-26th 10am-6pm: Exhibit Hall in the Hopkins County Civic Center Banquet Hall featuring a wide selection local vendors and merchants to learn about and shop!

October 26th 1pm: Annual Earl W. Martin 42 Tournament will be held at the Sulphur Springs Senior Citizens Center. There will be cash prizes and lots of fun. $10 early registration fee. $25 after October 18th. To register contact Karon Weatherman at 903-885-1661. 150 Martin Luther King Blvd.

November 2nd-3rd: SSHS Theatres Presents: The Addams Family Musical. SSHS Theatre will perform The Addams Family Musical at SSISD Auditorium. Showtimes: Saturday 7pm, Sunday 2 pm, and Monday at 7pm.

 

If you are interested in being a vendor in the Exhibit Hall or participating in the parade please call Kayla at 903-348-8451 or email kayla.morgan.1874@gmail.com

If you are interested in participating in the Hay Bale Decorating Contest please contact Shirley Patchen at 903-885-5914.

If you are interested in participating in the Arts & Crafts Show or Creative Arts Contest please contact Johanna Hicks at the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Office. Great indoor spaces and covered outdoor spaces available! 903-885-3443. The Guidelines and Applications for the Arts & Crafts Show and Creative Arts Contest are below. You can click the link to download a copy.

Creative Arts guidelines

Creative Arts Divisions

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Arts & Crafts Application (1)