Join us in Downtown Statesville on Saturday, November 4 for the 15th Annual Statesville Pumpkin Fest. From 10 am to 5 pm, the streets will be bustling with people and Downtown will be filled with live music, arts and crafts, great food, shopping, children’s activities, and much more.
At this fun-filled annual community event, there will be three stages hosting a variety of music and entertainment including Rockie Lynne, Wood Family Tradition (Bluegrass), and the Statesville Drumline on the Center Stage, sponsored by Home Paramount Pest Control and hosted by WAME Real Country 92.9 & 550. Numerous other performances will happen throughout the day on different stages around the festival including demonstrations of dance, gymnastics, martial arts and acoustic performances on the Acoustic Stage, hosted by WSIC 100.7 FM, 1400 AM & 21-2 TV.
Kids will be entertained all day long in the Kids’ Zone, which will offer a variety of amusement park rides and inflatables! All-day wristbands or individual tickets for the Kids’ Zone will be available for purchase at the festival (cash only). In addition, they can smash pumpkins, paint them, bowl with them, or compete in the pumpkin pie-eating contest happening at 2:00 pm at the Center Stage at the Square. Registration for the pie-eating contest begins at 10:00 am at the information tent located at the square.
Downtown restaurants and stores will also be open throughout the day. Admission to the festival is free, although some of the activities will charge a fee. No Dogs or other animals allowed in event area. This does not include service animals.
The 2017 Statesville Pumpkin Fest is sponsored by Home Paramount Pest Control, McDonald's of Iredell County; City of Statesville Electric Utilities; WAME Real Country 92.9 & 550; WSIC 100.7 FM, 1400 AM & 21-2 TV; SVL Free News; City of Statesville; Piedmont Forklift Handling, Inc.; Lowe's Home Improvement; Lakewood Golf Club; and Howard Family Farm. Downtown Statesville Development Corporation and the Greater Statesville Chamber of Commerce organize the event. For more information about the festival, contact Downtown Statesville Development Corp. at 704-878-3436 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org