July 8, 9 & 10, 2016

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Events are tentative as we continue to add to this year's festival.
Please check back closer to the festival date for a finalized schedule.
Thank you to the
Emlenton
Civic Club
and these sponsors:

Event Sponsors
Advertising Sponsors

Ace Repair All

Amy's Closet, Inc.

ARC Car Wash

Emlenton Fitness Center

Emlenton Storage, LP

FRB Machine, Inc.

Heeter's Self-Storage, Inc.

Hickman Lumber Company

Hindman & Hindman Contracting, Inc.

J M Beatty Furniture Inc.

McNany Lumber, Inc.

Otto's Tavern

PA State Representative,
R. Lee James

PA State Senator,
Scott E. Hutchinson

Segway of Western PA

Ten Point Taxidermy

The Barnard House

The Singing Sparrow Designs


All Weekend
Summer Festival Photo Contest
All weekend
NEW: Open to anyone! No Categories, no age limits or skill level, just go for it! Photos must be taken at this year's festival. Submit your photo by July 31st, 2016 to admin@emlentonpa.com. Any prizes will be awarded at next year's festival where they will be on display during the festival. Photos become the property of the Emlenton Summer Festival to be used in the promotion of the festival. Don't forget to tag us if you're on Instagram! @emlentonsummerfest • #emlentonSF15
Emlenton VFD Food
Friday & Saturday
BBQ Chicken - Emlenton Echoes 4-h
Saturday
Area-wide Trash & Treasure Sales
8am-5pm
Anyone interested in having their name on the map, please submit your address to yardsales@emlentonpa.com by July 6th to be put on the map. An online map as well as limited printed maps will be available. If you would like to have a sale both Friday and Saturday, please indicate when submitting your address. 2-day sales will be indicated by *.
10am-Noon - Kahle Lake North Shore
The Fishing Derby is open to any child ages -toddler to age 16. Fishing Starts at 10am at the North Shore of Kahle's Lake. Arrive before 10am to register. The derby starts promptly at 10am and ends at Noon. ..read more
Food and Craft/Novelty Vendors
Noon-Dusk - Hughes Park
For info about, applications, fees, availability, please visit our downloads page.
Lumberjack Show
7:30pm - near the pool
Starting at 8am - Little League Ball Field
The Emlenton Summer Festival will once again hold it’s annual Softball Tournament. This is a single-pitch, double-elimination tournament. Teams will be notified after drawing of their first scheduled game time. Game and field rules will be announced and posted on game day. Click here to download Entry Form.
In the event of rain, tournament will be held on Sunday, July 10th.
Yard Sales
9am-?
By chance. 2-day sales will be indicated by *.
Raft Race
11am - Emlenton to Parker
Weather and river levels permitting. If you build it, you may Float! Signed disclaimers must be turned in along with a registration fee to participate. Rafters must pre-register to get a t-shirt. A total of $500 in prize money will be awarded. ...read more
Kids Scavenger Hunt
Noon - Hughes Park
Open to all children 12 years of age and younger. Sponsored by Emlenton Area Ambulance Assoc.
Food and Craft/Novelty Vendors
Noon-Dusk - Hughes Park
For info about, applications, fees, availability, please visit our downloads page.
HO Scale Model Train Display & Model Car/Truck Display
Noon-4pm - Donaldson Motors, River Ave.
1pm - Hughes Park (Registration at 12:30pm)
To participate you MUST wear a helmet (not provided) NO EXCEPTIONS. Click here to download the registration form. You must pre-register to get a t-shirt. Pre-register by calling Sarah at 724-867-0201 with child's name and age. You must speak with Sarah to be pre-registered.
DJ Best Entertainment
1pm-8pm - near the pool
Baby Beautiful Contest Winners Announced
2pm - near the pool
Think you have the cutest baby? Enter him or her in our annual Baby Beautiful Contest. Voting is held at the Emlenton IGA, and the winners will be announced Saturday during the festival by 2:00 pm. Click here to download the entry form. Contact Tina at 724-867-0191 for more information.
2:30pm - Crawford Center Parking Lot
Rules: Must be under the age of 14 to enter. You must have your own frog or share with a friend. Frogs not provided. Once frog is placed on pad you may not ..read more
Lumberjack Shows
4pm-? - near the pool

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4:30pm - Mineral Springs Park
The Summer Festival's Rubber Duckie Race. Follow Main Street/PA-38 North. The park is located just outside of town. We will start at the walking bridge. ..read more
Summer Festival Parade
6pm - Top of the Hill
Sponsored by the Emlenton Volunteer Fire Department.
Hot Dog Eating Contest
7pm - Otto's Tavern - River Ave.
DJ Best Entertainment
7pm-9pm - near the pool
Fireworks by Pyrotecnico
Dusk
9am - Hughes Park
Registration and Starting Line are located at Hughes Park on top of the hill by the ball fields. The out-and-back rolling course will be run on paved and gravel ..read more
10:30am (approx.) - Hughes Park
The Mini-Marathon is for kids ages 7-12. Children 7-9 will compete in a 1/4 mile run. 10-12 year olds will run a 1/2 mile race. The race will take place at Hughes Park after the adult 5k. Registration will be at Hughes Park (near Emlenton Pool) at 10am. Each participant will receive a finisher's medal.
Noon-4pm - Top of the hill
The Cruise is open to any car, truck, or bike. Registration starts at 10:30am at the Civic Club Building on Main Street. Look for the signs! Dash plaques ..read more
HO Scale Model Train Display & Model Car/Truck Display
Noon-4pm - Donaldson Motors, River Ave.
Food and Craft/Novelty Vendors
Noon-4pm - Hughes Park
For info about, applications, fees, availability, please visit our downloads page.
Lumberjack Show
1-3pm - near the pool
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