Saturday, September 28th
6-10 am Pancake Breakfast.
Masonic Lodge, 9th and Brook streets. Sponsored by the Masonic Lodge.
Mitchell High School lobby for registration. For more info go here.
Behind Hoosier Uplands, between 5th and Sixth streets in downtown Mitchell.
9:00 am Antique and Classic Car Show.
Behind Hoosier Uplands.
9:30 a.m. Motorcycle Show.
Mitchell Motors parking lot at Teke Burton Drive and Main Street at the Four Points.
11:00 am Chicken Barbecue Dinner.
Main Food Tent. Sponsored by the Mitchell Lions Club.
1:00 pm Pre-Parade Introductions.
Main Street Stage. Attend the posting of the colors and the patriotic ceremony which opens the annual parade. We also introduce the grand marshal, mayor and other dignitaries. JoAnna Kai Cobb will sing the National Anthem.
2:00pm Grand Parade.
Rain or Shine.
4:15 pm Persimmon Festival Awards.
Main Street Stage. The awards will include those for the Persimmon Pudding and Novelty Dessert Contest.
4:30 pm Persimmon Idol Finals
Main Street Stage.
7:00 p.m. The Summertime Band.
Main Street Stage. The Summertime Band, led by Larry Summerton, is a popular band.