Fall Fun Festival: Celebrating our Youth
The Beardstown Fall Fun Festival “Celebrating Our Youth” will be held on Saturday, Sept. 26 and Sunday, Sept. 27 with country singer Cassadee Pope, the Season 3 winner of The Voice, performing on Sunday.
Saturday’s activities include the Pat Cowen Memorial 5K Run/Walk, parade at 10 a.m., Little Miss and Mister Contests, and Prince and Princess and Queen Contest. Musical entertainment will include 144th Army National Guard Jazz Band “Soldiers of Swing” and Lick Creek Country Band, the 2015 winner of Reader’s Choice Award Best Band in Springfield.
New this year will be “So You Think You Can Sing” karaoke starting at 3:30 p.m. Everyone is invited to come sing their favorite song. The festival will again host the PWA Fall Fun Festival Beat Down wrestling at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday night.