July 18, 2007

Peach Fuss: Annual Porter Festival Not Holding Back Despite Reduced Crop: SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

By Paul Tackett, Tulsa World, Okla.

Jul. 18--Friday

All evening Rides and inflatable games

5 p.m. Street games: Turtle races, frog-jumping contest, most outlandish costume and balloon toss

5:45 p.m. Pet show

7 to 10:30 p.m. Bobby Von and the Fabulous Phantoms -- '50s and '60s music with Elvis tribute

7:30 p.m. Antique tractor pull

8 p.m. 4th Annual Porter Peach Festival Rodeo, Tullahassee Arena

Saturday 7 a.m. Peach Classic 5K run

All Day Rides and inflatable games

8 a.m. Entries due for peach cobbler, dessert, preserves contest, Porter Civic Center; Hilltop Golf Course golf tournament; Peach Classic car, truck and motorcycle show

9 a.m. Peach cobbler, dessert and preserves judging, Porter Civic Center

10 to 11 a.m. Bob Weeden & the Iron Horse Band

11 a.m. Parade

Noon Peach auction

1 p.m. Free peaches and ice cream

1 to 2 p.m. Bob Weeden & The Iron Horse Band

2:30 to 4 p.m. Country Express, Leon Stacy

4 to 5 p.m. Street games: Turtle races, frog jumping contest, beard contest and balloon toss 4 p.m. Scavenger hunt with prizes

5 to 6:30 p.m. Talent contest

6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Back Door Cloghoppers

6:30 to 11 p.m. Antique tractor pull

8 to 10 p.m. Spring Street Bluegrass Band

8 p.m. 4th Annual Porter Peach Festival Rodeo, Tullahassee Arena


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