Friends & Farming
Bring the family together with good ole fashion fun with friends of all kinds!
LOTS OF FUN AND FOOD FOR EVERYONE Y'ALL!
Event Schedule 2016:
WEIGH INS: Come see half-ton pumpkins and watermelons battle it out for the biggest of the bunch!
GPC - GIANT PUMPKINS AND WATERMELONS!
8:00am - 11:00am - Registration
11:00am - 12:00n - Judging
12:00n - 2:00pm - Weigh in
3:00pm - The Great Pumpkin Drop!
CELEBRITY chefs' schedule:
10:00am - 10:45am - Randall Baldwin with Dyron's Low Country
11:00am - 11:15am - Arnold Caylor Recognition/Presentation
11:15am - 12:00n - "Artistic Fruit Carving" with Rosie Hartley of Stonebridge Farms
12:30pm - 1:15pm - Carrie's Kitchen
1:30pm - 2:30pm - "Backyard Bees & Honey Treats" with
Phillip and Nancy Garrison of GoldVine Farms
and Matt Heim of All Steak
games & activities:
Horse Shoe Pitchin'
Arts & Craft Vendors
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:
Ag in Action
An agriculture learning lab on wheels; an enclosed trailer that houses a transformed cotton picker cab, an electronic learning station and much more. It will allow school children from kindergarten to middle school an opportunity to experience farming while at Farm Y'all.
8:30-8:45 AM DJ Music
8:45-9:15 AM Chaos in Wonderland skit - Fairview Drama Club
9:30-10:15 AM 5th Quarter Band
10:15-11:00am Fairview FFA String Band
11:30-12n Chaos In Wonderland Skit - Encore presentation
12-2pm - Weigh-In
3pm - The Giant Pumpkin Drop