Tipton County Pork Festival

September 6,7,8, 2018

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THURSDAY

Festival Shuttle Information:  Operating Times:  4:00pm - 10:00pm
Pickup and Drop off Locations:  Tipton High School and Madison and Main Street (by the  Headquarters Tent)


No Smoking and No Pets (except service animals) on festival grounds

Times may vary or subject to change

7:30a Drop off Artwork for Art Show
11:00 Pork Festival Pork Chop Booth Opens for for Lunch in the Pork Court
12:00 noon All Festival Exhibits Open
4:00p Arts and Crafts Marketplace opens
4:00 Carnival Opens (wrist band night)
5:00 Opening Ceremony on the Main Stage
5:30 KICKOFF Parade through downtown Tipton (lineup begins at 4pm at Tipton Elementary)
6:00 Pizza King Community Stage Opens (see "Live Entertainment" for additional info)
6:30  Princess Pageant on Main Stage - Emcee:  Tammy Lively

7:00  5th Annual Karaoke Contest (Pizza King Community Stage)
8:00 Miss Tipton County Pork Festival Queen Scholarship Pageant on Main Stage - sponsored by Encompass Credit Union  Emcee:  Tammy Lively
9:00 Art Show Closes
10:00 Pork Court Closes
10:00 Festival Closes


FRIDAY


Festival Shuttle Information:  Operating Times:  4:00pm - 10:00pm
Pickup and Drop off Locations:  Tipton High School and Madison and Main Street (by the  Headquarters Tent)


6:30am WWKI Morning Show Live with Nick Livingston, Sherry Fox, JR Dennis and Josh Norfleet
6-10:00 Breakfast at Tipton Elks and the Subway Restaurant
10:30 Tipton Elks 39th Annual Tipton County Pork Festival Golf Scramble
11:00 Pork Festival Chop booth Opens for for Lunch in the Pork Court
11:00 All Festival Exhibits Open
5:00 Carnival Rides Open
6:00 Pizza King Community Stage Opens (see separate schedule - click here)

6:00  Mainstage Opening Act:  KEVIN JONES (free show)
7:00  Mainstage Opening Act: SOUTHERN COUNTRY (free show)
9:00pm  MainstageHeadliner -  LEVON  (free Show) 
9:00 Art Show Closes
10:00 Arts and Crafts area Closes

10:30 Pork Court closes
10:30 Festival Closes


SATURDAY


Festival Shuttle Information:  Operating Times:  10am - 11:00pm
Pickup and Drop off Locations:  Tipton High School and Madison and Main Street (by the  Headquarters Tent)


7am-10:00 Breakfast being served downtown at The Elks and Subway

7:30  Bikin Bacon Bicycle Ride 2017, Presented by Brad’s Bike Barn Early Registration Race Starts at 8:30 at the Tipton Elementary School Parking Lot
9:00Porky's Downtown Show & Shine Car and Motorcyle Show on Independence Street next to Diana Theater

10:00 All Festival Exhibits Open
10:00 Pizza King Community Stage Opens (see separate schedule - click here)
11:00 Pork Festival Chop booth opens in the Pork Court for Lunch.
11:00Pork Festival Baby Contest - Mainstage  Check-in 10:30
12 noon Festival Exhibits Open

12 noon Carnival Rides Open
1:00 Tractor Pull 4-H Fairgrounds
2:00 GRAND PARADE through Downtown Tipton,   Lineup begins at 12:30pm at Tipton Elementary School Grand Parade Marshalls: Destry & Julie Lambert 

Destry and Julie Lambert are both lifelong residents of Tipton. After graduating from IU Medical School, Destry and Julie moved home to Tipton, where they have lived for the last 44 years. Destry was a family doctor for 40 years, and Julie volunteered and worked at the high school. Together they raised their three kids, taking advantage of all that small town life has to offer. They are the proud “Muggy and Papaw” of seven grandkids whom they adore. They could never imagine living anywhere but Tipton, and are proud to call it home.
6:00Mainstage Opening Act: UPSTAGE: ETHAN CHANDLER AND KATILYNN BURKE (free show)
7:00 Tractor Pull 4-H Fairgrounds
7:00Mainstage Opening Act: ROGERS RITUAL  (free show)
8:00 Pickup Artwork from Art Show
8:30Headliner - Mainstage  BOBBY MILLER:  Tribute to Michael Jackson and Prince (free show)
10:00 Arts and Crafts area Closes
10:30 Pork Court Closes
10:30 Festival Closes - See you next year folks !!