FARMING & FRIENDS
Bring the family together with good ole fashion fun and friends of all kinds!
TONS OF FREE FUN FOR EVERYONE Y'ALL!
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
GPC - GIANT PUMPKINS AND WATERMELONS!
8:00am - 11:00am - Registration
11:00am - 12:00pm - Judging
12:00pm - 2:00pm - Weigh in
3:00pm - The Great Pumpkin Drop!
Come see half-ton pumpkins and watermelons battle it out for the biggest of the bunch!
CELEBRITY CHEFS' SCHEDULE
9:15am-9:30am - Agventure: Explore Agriculture and Conservation - Ribbon Cutting
Cullman County Soil & Water Conservation District
9:30am-10:00am - "The Cullman Sweet Potato"
with Chef Ron Foust of Stone Bridge and Farmer Travis Kress
10:00am-10:30am -"Artistic Fruit Carving"
Rozie Hartley of Stone Bridge Farms
10:30am-11:00am - "Grilled Chicken Tacos"
Chef John Wilson of Wallace State's Culinary Dept. and Farmer Arnold Caylor
11:00am-12:00am - "Navigating through the Sea of Red"
Chef Matt Heim of All Steak and Alabama Cattlemen's Association Rep. Erin Beasley
12:00pm-1:00pm - "Canning with the best of em'!"
Raydonna Sims of the Cullman County Extension Office
GAMES & ACTIVITIES
Horse Shoe Pitchin'!
Arts & Craft Vendors!
TriGreen Tractor Pull!
8:00-9:00am - DJ Music
9:00-9:15am - Welcome
9:15-10:00am - Mountain Melodies
10:00-11:00am - Fairview FFA String Band
11:30-12:00pm - Stay Tuned Y'all
12:00-2:00pm - Watermelon & Pumpkin Weigh-In
3:00pm - The Giant Pumpkin Drop
Water Wheels Outdoor Water Conservation Lab
Come learn about water conservation in Alabama. Water Wheels Outdoor Water Conservation Lab is a 36’ long goose neck trailer. It has a display in the rear of the trailer showing you how to install a rain harvesting system to your home and the uses of the rain water. For more information about Water Wheels please visit our website at:
Agventure: Explore Agriculture and Conservation
The Agventure Trailer is full of educational, hands-on natural resource conservation exhibits. Each one of the multiple exhibits addresses a different natural resource and the importance of conserving them for future generations to enjoy. The exhibits are tailored to people of all ages to see the importance of our natural resources and how they can do their part in conserving them.