Held at the Atlanta Community Park Bandstand 6:00 – 7:00 PM on Friday, September 8, 2023. Contestants must be behind the bandstand by 5:40 PM. Parents will not be allowed on stage with their child but are welcome to wait backstage with him or her. Please dress your child in his or her "best" clothes.
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Purchase your bingo square at the Bossy Bingo Booth on Friday evening through Saturday at 6:00 p.m. when Bossy will choose the winner(s)!
Live Music at the Atlanta Community Park Bandstand from 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Held at the Atlanta Community Park Bandstand at the end of each day's events.
Must be present to win.
Raffle tickets sold throughout the festival.
Held at the Atlanta-Eminence Community House beginning at 8:00 a.m.
Entries due between 8:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. Closed judging. No entry fees. All entries will be auctioned. No refrigeration.
Open Division - All Ages -- Cupcakes, Pies or Cakes
Youth Division - ages 6-12 -- Cupcakes, Cakes, Quick Breads, or Cookies
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Visit with local first responders in the park annex (corner of NW Vine Street and 8th Street)
Logan County Sheriff will bring a Mobile Command Trailer and EMA truck, along with a F150 County Squad truck.
Illinois State Police will share a marked pick-up truck and trailer (and maybe a SWAT bearcat - cross your fingers).
Atlanta Fire Department will demonstrate a vehicle extraction.
Atlanta Rescue Squad and Atlanta Police will also be meeting and greeting!
Held near the Atlanta Community Park Bandstand
12:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Live Music at the Atlanta Community Park Bandstand from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Held at 8:00 p.m. at the Atlanta Community Park Bandstand.
Come and bid for the best baked goods from the Atlanta community!
Join together for community worship at 10:00 a.m. at the Atlanta Community Park Bandstand.
Step off from the Olympia South Elementary School at 3:00 p.m. Line up begins at 2:00 p.m.
Judging at 2:30 p.m.
Pre-register to be included in the announcer's lineup.
Announcer stand will be set up near Atlanta City Hall.
Walk, Ride, Drive, but register Here
Our site will be updated as additional plans are confirmed.