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Mill Pond Festival                 

The annual Mill Pond Festival in Union Mills is held on the fourth weekend in August (except the 2012 festival was held a week earlier).  The Mill Pond Festival was expanded from two to three days in 2010.  In 2014, the Mill Pond Festival was held on Friday August 22 at 6PM through Sunday August 25 at 4:30PM.  A $1.00 parking donation is requested for continued park improvements.

The tentative plans for the 28th Annual Mill Pond Festival in 2014 follow. 

ALL TIMES SUBJECT TO CHANGE.

Activities                 

  • Marksmanship Competitions: Skeet Shoot & BB-Gun Target Shoot (3 age groups)

  • Tractor Train and Pony Rides plus Canoeing

  • Golf Shoot-Out on the Pond & Volleyball

  • Bozo Dunk Tank

  • Ca$h Drawing & a BB-Gun Drawing like last year

  • Model Airplane Aerial Display (northern-most ball field)

  • Tractor Pulls & Car / Motorcycle Show

  • Games and Bouncies for kids

  • Beer Garden with Live Entertainment

  • Little League Tournament (Saturday)

  • Little League Chicken Dinner (small pavilion on Saturday)

  • Lions Club Hog Roast (small pavilion on Sunday)

  • Bethel Presbyterian Church Pie Sales

  • Church Service (Sunday)

Schedule                 

ALL TIMES SUBJECT TO CHANGE

FRIDAY August 22

6:00 PM Golf Cart Rally starting at 6 PM near the park entrance on Water Street.
Your safety is our concern, golf cart drivers under 16 years of age should not be driving golf carts on the street.
All these open at 6 PM: Beer Tent, Craft Booths, Food Booths  & Kiddie Rides
7:00 PM Corn Hole Tournament begins

SATURDAY August 23

8:00 AM

Skeet Shoot Pre-Qualification
BB-Gun Target Shoot

9:00 AM

Little League Tournament
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Golf Shoot-Out (Pond)
10:00 AM Parade from the Fire Station
10:30 AM Opening Ceremony
These open at 10:30AM: Craft Booths, Food Booths, Canoeing, Kiddie Rides & Games
11:00 AM Kids Tractor Pull Sign-Up
Little League Chicken BBQ
Noon Co-Ed Volleyball
Beer Tent Opens
Noon - 1:30 PM Live entertainment on stage by Nuts 'N Honey
12:30 PM Kids Tractor Pull
1:00 PM Skeet Shoot Finals
1:45 PM - 3:30 PM Live entertainment on stage by Scott Rosenbalm
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM Live entertainment on stage by Point'n Fingers
Dusk FIREWORKS !!  A boot collection will be taken by the Fire Department as you leave the park to help defray the expenses of the fireworks.
9:00 PM - 1:00 AM Live entertainment on stage by Dick Diamond & The Dusters

SUNDAY August 24

7:00 AM - 11:00 AM

AYCE Pancake+ Breakfast (Clubhouse)
8:00 AM BB-Gun Target Shoot

8:00 AM - Noon

Car / Motorcycle Show Check-In
10:00 AM Church Service
ALL AREAS OPEN
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM Golf Shoot-Out
10:30 AM Car / Motorcycle Show Begins
11:00 AM Lions Club Hog Roast (small pavilion)
Food Concessions Open
Noon Beer Tent Opens
Noon - 4:00 PM Live entertainment on stage by Jesse Lee Three Band
2:00 PM Car / Motorcycle Show Judging
3:00 PM Golf Shoot-Out Finals
Car / Motorcycle Show Winners Announced
4:00 PM Winners announced for Cash Raffle & Golf Shoot-Out
4:30 PM Closing of the 27th Annual Mill Pond Festival

Note:

  • Only handicapped visitor golf carts allowed in the festival area.  All others are to be parked behind the clubhouse.

  • Food and beverages will be available throughout the Saturday evening fireworks.  Traffic will not be allowed in or out of the park one-half hour before the fireworks begin.

  • The park will close at 1:00 AM after the adult dances and at 5:00 pm on Sunday.

  • NO PETS ARE ALLOWED!

  • No water shooting devices allowed.

  • Bicycles must be parked.

  • NO CARRY-IN BEVERAGES OR COOLERS IN THE PARK.

  • No weapons or snap/cap guns allowed.

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