Chautauqua Schedule of Events 2016
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Saturday, June 18 Schedule of Events
Time Act Location
6:00 AM
(approximately)
Hot Air Balloon Rally
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WCC
7:00 AM Chili Cook-off set-up of cooking area and begin preparation (cutting, slicing, and chopping) CC, Parking Lot
8:00 AM Chili Cook-off – Begin Cooking CC, Parking Lot
9:30 AM Kid's 1 mile Fun Run Registration
Ages 12 and under, no fee, no limit
Town
Police Station
9:50 AM Kid's 1 mile Fun Run
sponsored by Gatorade
Town
Police Station
10:00 AM Parade through Downtown Wytheville Main Street
10:00 AM Outdoor Art Exhibits
(until 6 PM)
EBMP, UG
10:00 AM Chautauqua Chili Cook-off ~ Free to taste ~ $1.00 to vote for your favorite! CC, Parking Lot
10:00 AM Artist in Residence - Mark Davis EBMP
09:00 AM Master Gardeners Help Clinic (until 1:00 p.m.) Farmers' Market
10:30 AM Chautauqua "Furfest" / Pet Show Registration (until 11:00 a.m.) Withers Park
11:00 AM Rainbow Creations
sand art, moonwalk, face painting until 9 pm, fee
EBMP, UG
11:00 AM Chautauqua "Furfest" / Pet Show, (until 1:00 pm) Withers Park
11:00 AM Blessing of the Festival & National Anthem Shelter
11:15 AM Sam Gleaves - Bluegrass Shelter
Noon Indoor Art/Photography Exhibit
(until 7 PM)
CC, LL
Noon Becki the Balloon Lady
twisting balloons throughout the day
EBMP, UG
12:45 PM Parade and Chili Cook-off Winners Announced Shelter
1:00 PM Learn to Clog with Shane Terry and Millicent Hunicutt
all ages, no fee
Shelter
2:30 PM Jeff Little Trio, bluegrass (until 4:30 pm) Bolling Wilson Hotel Lawn
3:00 PM Hula Hoop Contest Shelter
5:00 PM Brews and Bands Winner - The BackRoad Redemption Main Stage
Approx.
6:00 PM
Hot Air Balloon Rally
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WCC
6:30 PM Miss Chautauqua Introductions Main Stage
6:45 PM Blend- 50's a cappella vocal band
Main Stage
8:30 PM Hard Day's Night - Beatles Tribute Band Main Stage
* all acts, times and location are subject to change

Hard Day's Night Blend BackRoad Redemption