2015 HAMILTON DOVE FESTIVAL SCHEDULE

 

SATURDAY UPDATE: PARADE CANCELLED

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Thursday October 22
  • Dove Festival Team Roping
7:00pm
Held at the Circle T Arena. Top 6 teams will compete at the Dove Festival Rodeo on Saturday night. For more information, contact Danny Massingill (254) 784-0104.
Saturday October 24
  • Dove Festival Pumpkin Fun Run
8:00am
Starts/Finishes at the Square. For more information on registration, route, and awards, visit HamiltonDoveFest.com/Race.
  • Car Show (by Armadillo Auto Restoration, LLC)
re-scheduled for
Spring 2016
  • Wild Wing Cook-Off & Deviled Egg Challenge
Registration 8:00am
  • Deviled Egg Challenge
Turn-In 11:30am
  • Wild Wing Cook-Off
Turn-In 1:00pm
  • Wild Wing Cook-Off & Deviled Egg Challenge
Awards 3:00pm
Cook-Off Awards at Pecan Creek Park (on N. Bell St. across from Wenzel Lone Star Meat Co.) – For information, visit HamiltonDoveFest.com/Wild-Wing.
  • Hamilton County Historical Museum
9:00am-3:00pm
Visit with historical characters and shop the old fashioned bazaar.
  • Co-Ed Softball Tournament
9:00am
Sponsored by Hope House and Living Hope Outreach. $150/team. Contact Carl 254-784-0545 or Ray 254-784-5329.
  • Gun Show
9:00am-5:00pm
Held at the old Levels/Lawrence Bros. building (east side of the Square)
  • Maude Shockley Art Show
9:00am-All Day
Held at the Lee Conference Center. For more information, contact Chuck Clutter cclutter@centex.net
  • Parade
10:00am
Lineup: On Railroad Street from Gentry to 2905 (enter from 2905).
Route: Railroad Street, right on Gentry, left on Bell, left on Henry, left on Reagan.
  • Wine Tasting
11:00am-3:00pm
Held at the Pecan Creek Park (across from Wenzel Lonestar Meat Co.)
  • Pet Halloween Costume Show
2:00pm
Arrive 15 minutes early with your pet to the DoveFest Stage.
  • Rodeo and Dance at the Circle T Arena
7:00pm
Mutton Busting Registration at 5pm. Mutton Busting at 6pm. Rodeo at 7pm. Dance to follow the Rodeo with Music by Ed Vargas. Advance Ticket $10. $15 at the Door.
Vendors, Kid Activities, and Live Entertainment on the Square ALL DAY
Dove Festival Stage (East Courthouse Porch ) Schedule
  • Introduction of the Dove Festival Pageant Court
11:00am
  • Armadillo Race (sponsored by Armadillo Restoration)
11:00am
  • Live Music by Vintage Volume
11:30am-12:30pm
  • Armadillo Race (sponsored by Armadillo Restoration)
12:30pm
  • Live Music by Dillan Poe
1:00-1:30pm
  • Armadillo Race (sponsored by Armadillo Restoration)
1:30pm
  • Pet Costume Show
2:00-2:30pm
  • Final Armadillo Race (sponsored by Armadillo Restoration)
2:30pm
  • Live Music by Frozen Flames
3:00-4:00pm
Lone Star Beer Stage (Pecan Creek Park across from Wenzel’s ) Schedule
  • Live Blues and Jazz by Lizzy Eidson
11:00am-1:00pm
  • Live Texas Music by Giovannie Yanez
1:00-3:00pm
  • Wild Wing Cookoff & Deviled Egg Awards Presentation
3:00pm
Sunday October 25
  • Gospel Singing
6:00pm
Held at the Chandler Craig Auditorium at Hamilton High School