The 2013 PurpleHull Pea Festival & World Championship Rotary Tiller Race will be June 29.
Please note a
few events will occur prior to
the weekend of the actual festival. Here's the current schedule.
Please check back for any updates:
The Blessing of the PurpleHull Pea Crop will probably be in early
The PurpleHull Pageant - will be June 22.
Fishing Derby will be the morning of June 22.
Now, for the 2013 festival schedule:
NOTE: Times are TENTATIVE. Check
29, 2013 :
All Day, beginning at 8:00 a.m.:
Arts & Crafts
8:00 a.m. Senior Walk for World Peas
8:00 a.m. Tractor Show check in
Tractor Exhibitions begin
10:00 a.m. The
Great PurpleHull Peas &
Cornbread Cook Off. Bring your best PurpleHull Peas and
Cornbread dish and earn for yourself a place in PurpleHull cooking
11:00 a.m. Entertainment by Silver Belles
World Cup PurpleHull Pea Shelling
11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Emerson PurpleHull Pea Meals
The world renown Million Tiller Parade.
magnoliareporter.com/KZHE 200 World Championship Rotary
After tiller race:
Greased Pig Contest
5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Peas Got Talent youth talent
5:30 p.m. Pea Quilt Drawing
9:10 - 9:30 p.m. The
PurpleHull Pea Festival 'Pea-tacular' Fireworks Show!
This will be at an intermission of the Pea-Stompin' Street Dance
8:00 pm. -
The finale - The BancorpSouth