Emerson festival

Most Emerson PurpleHull Pea Festival events will take place on the grounds of Emerson High School.

Here is the schedule for the Emerson PurpleHull Pea Festival.


All Day, beginning at 8 a.m. Arts & Crafts

Beginning at 8 a.m. Festival's Farmers Market near Emerson School greenhouse.

All Day, beginning at 8 a.m. Food vendors

8 a.m. Tractor Show check in

9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. PurpleHull Antique Car Show

9 a.m.-3 p.m. PurpleHull Pea Festival Quilt Show at Emerson United Methodist Church, 203 Church St.

9 a.m. Tractor Exhibitions begin

9 a.m. The Big Daddy's Hot Water Cornbread Great PurpleHull Peas & Cornbread Cook Off. Bring your best PurpleHull Peas and Cornbread dish. Have your dish there by 9 a.m. Judging begins at 9:30 a.m.

9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Silent auction in Cafetorium

10:30-11:15 a.m. The Silver Belles Dancers in Cafetorium

11-1 p.m. PurpleHull Pea Meals in Cafetorium

11 a.m. Kids Potato Pickup (for kids 12 and under - near tiller track)

11:15 a.m. World Cup PurpleHull Pea Shelling Competition

11 a.m.-6 p.m. LifeShare Bloodmobile accepting donations.

1 p.m. Million Tiller Parade.

2 p.m. Antique Car Show awards presentation.

3 p.m. The magnoliareporter.com/KZHE 200 World Championship Rotary Tiller Race.

6 p.m. The "Bad Boys Riblet Cook Off" starts serving. Plates are $10.

5-8 p.m. The Pea-Stompin' Street Dance with the Cummins Prison Band.

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