Date(s) - October 08, 2016
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
The Plains Indian Mound Festival, sponsored by The Plains Lions Club, is held the second weekend in October. Most events throughout the festival are held at The Plains Community Park on Connett Road in The Plains. Learn about the history of the Indian Mounds while having a good time with family and friends. Enjoy live entertainment each evening, bounce houses for kids, the Queen, Princess & Brave contests, and of course, the parade!
Friday, October 7
5 p.m – 9 p.m.
6 p.m. & 7 p.m.
Mound Tour/Hay Ride
“Wolfe Plains Group” Late Adena Mounds
Royalty Talent Show
Saturday, October 8
NASP Archery Tournament
Baby Toddler Contest Registration
Baby/Toddler Contest Begins
Craft Vendors Open
9 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Music by Star Entertainment with Jimbo
10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
On the Hour Mound Tours/Hay Ride
Pony Rides – Dutch Pines Equines
Atlatl Throwing, Flint Napping
Horse Drawn Wagon Rides – Carol Tope
DARE – Athens County Sheriff’s Office
11 a.m. – Noon
Columbus Zoo sponsored by Peoples Bank
11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Children’s Games, Face Painting, Catch the Rat, Balloons
Kiddie Tractor Pull, Balloon Animals
Magic Show by Bill
Free Ice Cream Cones from Mr. Softee
2 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Children’s Games, Face Painting, Balloons
2 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Line Dancing by Silver Spurs
3 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Athens County Community Singers
4 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Jim Forshey’s Salute to Elvis
5 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Bruce & Gay Dalzell
7 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Karaoke Contest by Lady J & Jimbo
Sunday, October 9
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Craft & Food Vendor Open
Weekley Pumpkin Farm
10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Church Service & Gospel Music on Stage by The Plain Nazarene Church
Glen Goins & Friends Gospel Singers
Kiddie Tractor Pull
1 p.m. – 2 p.m.
The Greatest Man Alive Rusty Russell Rittenhouse
Visiting Royalty Introductions
Free Children’s Carnival at the Plains Methodist Church
For more information about the event, visit The Plains Indian Mound Festival‘s Facebook page.
The Plains Community Park