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July 16, 2013

Peachy weather expected for Porter festival

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Porter Peach Festival schedule

THURSDAY

• 4 p.m. — Festival vendors and inflatables open.

• 6:15 p.m.  — Welcome, prayer, national anthem.

• 6:30 p.m.  — Klondike 5 performs.

• 7:30 p.m. — Peach Pageant, South Main Street. Klondike 5 performs after pageant.

FRIDAY

• 11 a.m. — Festival opens.

• 4 p.m. — Inflatables, food vendors open.

• 5 p.m.— Live newscast, street games.

• 5 to 7 p.m. — Entries accepted for peach cobbler, desserts and preserves contest at Porter Civic Center.

• 6:30 p.m. — Pet show.

• 7:30 p.m. — Antique tractor pull.

• 8 to 10 p.m. — Signs of Warning performs.

SATURDAY

• 7 a.m. — Peach Classic 5K run.

• 8 to 11 a.m. — Peach Festival Car/Truck/ Motorcycle Show.

• 8:45 a.m. — Final entries for cobblers, desserts and preserves due at Civic Center.

• 9 a.m. — Festival opens.

• 10 a.m. — Bob Weeden and Iron Horse Band.

• 11 a.m. — Peach Festival Parade.

• Noon — Peach Auction. Cobbler, dessert and preserves winners announced.

• 1 p.m. — Free peaches and ice cream.

• 4 p.m. — Scavenger hunt.

• 5 p.m. — Street games.

• 6 p.m. — Talent contest.

• 7:30 p.m. — Antique tractor pull.

• 8 to 10 p.m. Open microphone and karaoke.

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