Event Schedule

2015 Johnson County Peach Festival Schedule of Events

Thursday, July 23rd

  6:00 p.m.    Little Mr., Princess Elberta, Teeny, Tiny, Petite, Pre-Teen, Queen and Mrs. Pageants
                     Clarksville High School Fine Arts Center 

Friday, July 24th

  6:30 p.m.    Queen Elberta, Arkansas Valley and Teen Arkansas Valley Pageants
                      Clarksville Hight School Fine Arts Center 

Saturday, July 25th 

  2:00 p.m.    An Afternoon Treat of Barbershop Music.
                     The Diamond State Chorus.  First Presbyterian Church.
                      Organizer: Arthur Derkson 
  6:30 p.m.    Queen Elberta, Arkansas Valley and Teen Arkansas Valley                                Pageants. Fine Arts Center. 

Wednesday, July 29th

  6:00 p.m.    Opening Ceremonies and Gospel Sing.  Court Square.

Thursday, July 30th

10:00 a.m.    Craft booths and concession stands.  Court Square.
10:00 a.m.    Scavenger Hunt. Court Square.
                      Sponsor: Johnson County Peach Festival 
11:00 a.m.     Egg Toss (ages 1-7, 8-12) Court Square.
4:00 p.m.    Banana Split Contest. First Presbyterian Church basement.
                      Sponsor:First Presbyterian Church.
5:00 p.m.    Johnson County Idol (ages 1-17). Court Square.
                      Organizer: KC Carrell
9:00 p.m.    Cinema on the Court Square. 
                          Sponsor: Clarksville-Johnson Chamber of Commerce

Friday, July 31st

9:00 a.m.
    Diaper Derby. (6-9 months; 10-12 months) Court Square
                        Sponsor: Magpie Vintage Home.
9:00 a.m.
Craft booths and concession stands. Court Square.
10:00 a.m.
Arkansas Game & Fish Mobile Aquarium. Methodist                             Church Parking Lot.
                        Sponsor: Arkansas Game and Fish Commission.
10:00 a.m.
  Bicycle Obstacle Course. Marvin Vinson Center
                         Organizer John Payne and Phillip Taylor.
10:00 a.m.   Water Balloon Toss. Court Square.
10:00 a.m.   Helicopter Tours
Ticket booth Court Square

11:00 a.m. Skateboard Competition. Skateboard track (pool/park)
                        Organizer: Scott Bishop
12:00 p.m.   Peach Cobbler Bake-Off and Jam/Jelly Contest.                                        Courthouse
                        Organizer: Leta Willis 
1:00 p.m.    Peach Pie Eating Contest. (ages 7, and 8-12) Courthouse
Sponsor: Sweet Treats.
2:00 p.m.    Frozen T-shirt Contest (ages to 7)(8-12)(13 and up) Court                         Square.
                        Sponsor: Arvest Bank , Organizer: Brittney Lee
3:00 p.m.    Kids' Zone (Wet and Dry Inflatables) Methodist Church                                    parking lot
                        Sponsors: The Journey ans Space Walk, Organizer: Erik                                        Dickerson
4:00 p.m. Live Entertainment. Court Square
5:00 p.m.    Johnson County Idol (ages 18 and up). Court Square
                        Organizer: KC Carrell
9:00 p.m.    Free Street Dance "On The Verge" Court Square
                        Organizer: KC Carrell

Saturday, August 1st

7:00 a.m.    4-Mile Run/Walk Court Square.
                       Organizer: JaNiece Hall Walmart DC#6082
7:00 a.m. Fishing Derby (ages 4-6, 7-9, 10-12). Cline Park.
                       Organizer: Amanda Freeman
8:00 a.m.    Men's & Women's Softball Tourney. Marvin Vinson Center                            ball fields. Concessions.
                       Sponsor: Victory Ministry. Organizer: Richard Bagsby
8:00 a.m.    Cardboard Boat Regatta.(ages 8, 9-13, 14-19, 20-23) Legion                        Hut.
                        Organizer: Jeanie Rowbatham
9:00 a.m. Greased Pig Chase (ages 5-6, 7-9,10-12) Court Square.
                        Sponsor: Sheriff Larry Jones and The Johnson County Sheriff's                            Department.
9:00 a.m. Craft booths and concession stands. Court Square.
9:00 a.m. Arkansas Game & Fish Mobile Aquarium. Methodist Church parking lot.
Sponsor: Arkansas Game and Fish Commission.
9:00 a.m.    Kids' Zone. Methodist Church parking lot. Sponsors: The                               Journey and Space Walk.
10:00 a.m. 28th Annual Great Celebrated Johnson County Frog                                Jump. Court Square.
                        Sponsor: Clarksville High Football Team . Organizer: Miranda                            Banning.
10:00 a.m.    Helicopter Tours. Ticket booth Court Square
11:00 a.m.    Terrapin/Turtle Derby (ages up to 12). Court Square.
                        Sponsor: First Baptist Church
12:00 p.m.    Bed Races (Five Person Team)
                       Sponsor: Clarksville High Basketball Team. Organizer: Tony                               Davis.
1:00 p.m.     Peach Pit Spitting Contest. Court Square.
                        Sponsor: Centennial Bank. Organizer: Jason James
2:00 p.m.    Peach Eating Contest (ages 1-7, 8-12) Court Square.            
                        Sponsor: KXIO (KIX 106). Organizer Jodi Copeland
4:00 p.m.    Lip Sync Contest. Court Square.
                        Organizer: KC Carrell
5:00 p.m.    Live Entertainment. "Denim and Pearls" Court Square.
6:00 p.m. Live Entertainment. "Heavens to Betsy." Court Square.
7:00 p.m.    Parade. Main Street.
Chairman: Darrell Plank
8:00 p.m.    The Dance. Court Square. 
DJ, KC Carrell  (following parade)

Sunday, August 2nd
  6:00 a.m.     Cleanup Campaign Court Square.
                        Sponsor: Johnson County Peach Festival Association.
9:00 a.m.    Horseshoe Pitching Tournament registration. Cline Park.
                        Sponsor: Woodard's Carpet.
10:00 a.m. Horseshoe Pitching Tournament begins.

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