Festival Schedule

Saturday, August 5, 2023

Normal Grove Park, Fayette, Ohio



8:00 – 10:00 Breakfast by Our Lady of Mercy  

10:00 – Parade line up at Nazarene Church of Fayette, the corner of S. Fayette Street and E. Gamble Road

11:00    Parade – S. Fayette Street – N. Fayette Street 

12:00 – 4:00 Bounce Houses

12:00 – 2:00 Kids Corner

11:00 – 3:00 Chinese Auction 

11:00 – 3:00 1/4 Beef Raffle

12:00  Bull Thistle Judging

12:30 – 1:00 Kids Tractor Pull Registration (Tournament at 1:15)

 1:00    Bull Thistle & Float Judging Announcements

 1:15    Kids Tractor Pull Tournament

 3:00    Drawing for Beef Raffle & Chinese Auction



Friday Night

6:30pm  Softball- Men’s & Co-ed teams

      For information or to sign up, contact Marc Brubaker at



All day – Softball

12:30 Sand Volleyball 

      For information or to sign up, contact Adam Berg at



Parade sign up

Rich Miller-419-704-8003 or email at



Craft/merchant Vendor Sign Up

Brittany Theis-419-572-0768 or email at



12:00 – 3:00               Lee Warren on Main Stage

  3:00  – 7:00               Valor in beer tent area

  8:00 – Midnight        Enough Said in beer tent area



Brookview BBQ Chicken

Zilantro’s Tacos

Concession Stand – Thistle Burgers, Sausage Sandwiches & Pulled Pork 


B&E Lemonade

Garry’s Kettle Corn

Aqua Ice

Fries & Bologna sandwiches


party at the park

3:00pm – Midnight   Beer Tent

Music by Valor & Enough Said



by phantom fireworks

Dusk at Fayette Local Schools, 400 E. Gamble Road



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Parking locations
Parade Route, Location of Normal Grove Park and Fayette Schools