Marthaville Good Ole Days Festival this weekend

MV Festival 2017

The 25th Annual Marthaville Good Ole Days Festival will be held Friday and Saturday, Sept. 15-16. The parade starts Saturday at 10 a.m. Four wheeler parade starts about 10 minutes before the main parade.

Schedule of Events:

Friday, Sept. 16
6 PM: Welcome- Reading of 25 years of festival workers
6:15 PM- Recognition of past society chairpersons
6:25 PM- Tribute to founding meeting members
6:30 PM- Thanks to everyone (Fuzzy Hennigan)
6:35 PM- Opening prayer (Rev. Ray Dyess)
6:40 PM- Justin Cruse
6:45 PM- Faith X 8 (Bethel Christian Academy)
7 PM- Bethel Congregational Methodist Church
7:05 PM- Life Church
7:35 PM- Crossroads Baptist Church
7:50 PM- Beulah Methodist Church
8 PM- Marthaville First Baptist Church
8:15 PM- Red River Cowboy Church Band featuring Leighton and Becky Birdwell Kniffen

Saturday, Sept. 16
8:30 PM- Kids area opens
9 AM- Antique Car/Truck Judging (Heritage Building)
9:30 AM- Posting of colors, prayer (Stanley Davis, National Anthem (Rex Kelso and Robert and Robert and Laurie Gentry)

***Introduction of Grand Marshal Gov. Edwin Edwards***

9:45 AM- ATV, 4 wheeler, motorcycle parade
10 AM- 25th Annual Good Ole Days Festival Parade
11 AM- Youth music show
11:30 AM- Introduction of 2017 Miss Good Ole Days Queen Shelby Leigh Greer and her court and all visiting queens
11:45 AM- Performance Groups
12:30 AM- Classes of 1947,1957 and 1967 from Marthaville High School
12:45 AM- Parade and performance awards
1 PM- Youth music show
2:30 PM- Afternoon Break
6 PM- Nashville Music Show featuring Sarah Dress, Justin Cruse, Kerry Singletary and Friends, and the Becky Birdwell Kniffen Band with Leighton Kniffen