The Plains Indian Mound Festival

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Date(s) - October 02, 2015 - October 04, 2015
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The Plains Indian Mound Festival, sponsored by The Plains Lions Club, is held the first 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!

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Friday, October 2

5:00-9:00pm –  Food and Craft Vendors & Cruise-In
6:00 &  7:00 – Mound Tour / Hay ride with “Wolfe Plains Group” Late Adena Mounds
6:00 – Introductions of Indian Mound Brave/Princess/ Queen Contestants
6:30 –  Evening Gown Presentation
7:00 – Royalty Talent Show
Saturday, October 3
8:00am – NASP Archery Tournament /Food Vendors open
9:00am – Baby Toddler Contest Registration
9:00-11:00 – Music by STAR Entertainment with Jimbo
10:00-6:00 –  Craft Vendors Open, Weekley Pumpkin Farm sponsored games and pumpkins for sale
        On the hour Mound Tours/Hay ride
        Pony Rides – Dutch Pines Equines
        Atlatl throwing, Flint Napping
        Horse drawn wagon rides – Carl Tope
        DARE – Athens County Sheriff’s Office
10:00-3:00 –  The Plains Library Open House
10:30 – Baby/Toddler Contest Begins
11:00-5:00 Hocking County Inflatables- Sponsored by The Plains Subway
11:00-2:00 Children’s Games, Face Painting , Balloons, Sponsored by Athens Children’s Service and The Plains Nazarene Church
12:00 – Kiddie Tractor Pull, Balloon Animals
1:00 – Magic Show by Bill
2:00-5:00 Children’s Games, Face Painting , Balloons, Sponsored by The Plains Library
2:00- 3:00 – Line Dancing By Silver Spurs
2:00 – Free ice cream cone for kids, courtesy of Mister Softee
3:00-3:30 – Line Dancing – 3 Stars Glouster
3:30-4:30 – Athens County Community Singers
4:30-5:30 – Fun Bunch Cloggers
5:30-7:00 – Country Sing With Mel
6:oo – Sign up for Karaoke
7:00-10:00 – Karaoke Contest by BIG DADDY’S SIDE KICK ($100 top prize)
Sunday, October 4
9:00-4:00 Food and Craft Vendors
        Weekley Pumpkin Farm sponsored Games and pumpkins for sale
        DARE – Athens County Sheriff’s Office
10:30 -11:30 Church Service & Gospel Music on stage – Plains Nazarene Church
11:30- 1:00 – GOSPEL SINGERS
11:00-4:00 Flint Napping
        Horse drawn Wagon Rides
        Atlatl (spear Throwing)
12:00, 1:00 & 3:00 – Mound Tour / Hay ride – “Wolfe Plains Group” Late Adena Mounds
2:00 – PARADE
2:45 – Little Brave / Princess and Queen Crowning
3:15 – Free Children’s Carnival at The Plains Methodist Church

Location
The Plains Community Park

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