Autumnfest 2014

Autumnfest logo 2013Saturday, October 4, 2014
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Presented by the Arts Council of Moore County and the Southern Pines Recreation & Parks Dept. since 1978, AUTUMNFEST takes place on the first Saturday in October at Downtown Park in beautiful Southern Pines, North Carolina. The festival has something for everyone: arts and crafts, live entertainment, great food, kids rides, a 1-Mile Fun Run/Walk, a 5K Road Race, and much more! Everyone is invited to come early to the picturesque setting of Southern Pines and enjoy this wonderful, small-town festival!

AUTUMNFEST 2014 marks our 37th anniversary and is scheduled for Sat., October 4 at Downtown Park in Southern Pines. The festival takes place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and has something for everyone: arts and crafts, live entertainment, rides, a One-Mile Fun Run/Walk, a 5K Road Race, Youth Sprint Races for ages 3-12, and much more!

Entertainment Schedule:
9:00 am – Bavarian Brass Band

9:45 am – Chris Fowler (juggler & family entertainer)
10:30 am – 5K Run Awards Ceremony
11:00 am – Bavarian Brass Band
12:00 pm – The Loose Cannons – The U.S. Army Ground Forces Pop/Rock Band
1:30 pm – Chris Fowler (juggler & family entertainer)
2:30 pm – The Loose Cannons – The U.S. Army Ground Forces Pop/Rock Band
Autumnfest Emcee:  Billy Bag-O-Donuts, DJ at WIOZ 550 AM

Kids Rides & GamesInteractive Playgrounds will bring several inflatable rides and other games for kids of all ages, such as the Zip-It Obstacle Course, Inflatable 3-1 Clubhouse Combo, the Double Colossal Slide, 21 ft. Screamer Slide, and Basketball Toss.  The games will be located on the tennis courts in the park.  All-Day-All Play Passes will be $10 per child.

Autumnfest 5K and Fun Run:  For a race application with all the details on the Autumnfest 5K and Fun Run, call the Southern Pines Recreation & Parks Dept. at 910-692-2463.

Autumnfest is sponsored by Aberdeen Coca-Cola Bottling Co., Arts Council of Moore County, FirstHealth Center for Health & Fitness, Johnny O’s Awards, Sandhills Trophy & Sports, Sandhills Race Series, and Southern Pines Recreation & Parks Dept.

Autumnfest Booth & General Autumnfest Contact:
Contact:  Emma Guthrie – 910-692-7376
Downloadable Autumnfest vendor registration forms & information:
Autumnfest Letter
Vendor Application
Environmental Health Form
Fire Letter
Booth Map
 
Autumnfest Entertainment Information:
ContactKim Sobat – 910-692-2787 [NOTE:  All artists have been selected for 2014.]
 
5K Race / Fun Run / Youth Sprint Races Information:
ContactChris Wiley – 910-692-2463
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