NC Potato Festival Contests & Events/Activities:

Coloring Contest 

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Little Miss Tater Tot Contest

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National Potato Peeling Contest

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Cornhole Tournament

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Contest & Special Event Schedule:

 

Friday, May 17

5:30 pm -- Opening Ceremony

on Main Stage (Corner of Main & Water Streets) 

with Emcee DJ Taz

Performance by Albemarle Youth Choir

USCG Posting of the Guard

Welcome by Mayor Bettie Parker and County Commissioner Lloyd Griffin

6:00 pm -- VIP Party

100 Block of North Water Street 

*by invitation only

6:00 pm -- Beer Garden Opens

100 Block of North Water Street

6:00 pm -- Main Stage Performances Begin

Saturday, May 18

10:00 am - Festival Opens

10:00 am - Little Miss Tater Tot Contest

Mariners' Wharf Park

10:00 am - 4:00 pm Car and Motorcycle Show

in front of Pasquotank County Courthouse (206 E. Main St.)

10:00 am - 6:00 pm -- Mariners' Wharf Stage performances & events

12:00 n -- Scholarship Winner and Coloring Contest Announcement and Awards 

Mariners' Wharf Park

10:00 am - National Potato Peeling Contest

Corner of Main & Poindexter Streets

10:00 am - 4:00 pm - Flying Fish Cutter Tours

Waterfront Park

10:00 am - 3:00 pm* -- Free French Fries

Intersection of Poindexter & Water Streets

*while they last

1:00 pm - Cornhole Tournament

Mariners' Wharf Park Parking Lot

All registered players report at 12:45

12:00 n - Cornhole Tournament Practice 

Cornhole Tournament Beer Garden Opens at 12:00 pm; Closes at conclusion of tournament

6:30 pm - 11:00 pm -- Festival Street Dance 

Sunday, May 19

 

10:00 am - Festival Opens

10:00 am - 6:00 pm -- Entertainment on Main Stage & Side Stage

Intersection of Main & Water Streets

10:00 am - 3:00 pm - Flying Fish Cutter Tours

Waterfront Park

10:00 am - 6:00 pm -- Mariners' Wharf Stage performances & events

 

Mariners' Wharf Park Parking Lot

All registered players report at 12:45

 

12:00 n - Cornhole Tournament Practice 

Cornhole Tournament Beer Garden Opens at 12:00 n; Closes at conclusion of tournament

1:00 pm - Cornhole Tournament

100 block of North Water Street (in front of Flour Girls)

All registered players report at 12:45

12:00 pm - Cornhole Tournament Practice

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