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2013 Fall Festival – Schedule of Events

Wednesday, October 23rd
Scarecrow Judging 3:00pm at City Hall
1st Place – Mary Lane “Chief Steven the Third”
2nd Place – Czinder Eye Care
3rd Place – ArtWorks “Where the Wild Things Are”

Friday, October 25th
5:00pm-7:00pm – Chili  Cookoff @ City Hall Parking Lot

2010 Winner: Kelly’s Catering
2011 Winners: Kelly’s Catering & Szot’s Bar & Grill
2012 Winners:  Kelly’s Catering & Szot’s Bar & Grill
2013 Winners: Ferris State University Catering & Szot’s Bar & Grill

2013 Participants to Include:
Kelly’s Catering
Pere Marquette Catering
Ferris State University Catering
Schuberg’s Bar & Grill
Szot’s Bar & Grill
Blue Cow Café
Crankers Coney Island & Brewery
Bob Evans
Altercare of Big Rapids Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing Care
The Gate
Congratulations to 2013 Winners Ferris State University Catering and Szot’s Bar & Grill!


Saturday, October 26th
10:30am – Children & Pet Costume Parade (line-up at movie theater at 10:00am)
After Parade until 1:00pm:
Ferris State University Volunteers Kid’s Games & Activities @ City Hall Parking Lot
Trunk or Treat @ City Hall Parking Lot
Big Rapids Jaycees Zombie Putt-Putt @ City Hall Parking Lot
Inflatable Streetfair & Climbing Wall along Michigan Avenue
Giant Pumpkin Carving
11:00am – Celebrity Pumpkin Roll along Michigan Avenue

Congratulations to 2013 “Celebrity” Pumpkin Roll Winners Megan Hiler (Ferris State University Softball) and Scott Roman (Sunny 97.3)!

Event Sponsors
Pumpkin Partners
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Harvest Helpers
Southland Shopping Center
Spectrum Health Big Rapids Hospital
Czinder Eye Care, P.C.
Chemical Bank
City of Big Rapids
Schuberg Insurance Agency

Fall Friends
Rogers Jewelers
Currie’s BP & Towing & Subway Restaurant
The Old Pioneer Store & Emporium/Kilwin’s
Big Rapids Dental Health Care
The Pioneer Group

General Support
Miedema’s Bookkeeping & Tax Service  
Bernie’s Place
Mecosta-Osceola Great Start Collaborative