**We're in the planning process for the 2020 NC Potato Festival.
This web site will be updated as plans are finalized.**

2020 North Carolina Potato Festival Schedule*

*Check back often. The schedule will be updated as events and activities are added. 

Friday, May 15th                  Saturday, May 16th               Sunday, May 17th

                                 5:00 - 11:00 pm                     10:00  am - 11:00 pm              10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Friday, May 15th 

5:00 - 11:00 pm

***The 2020 

 

 

 

 

 

 5:30 pm

Opening Ceremony &

Kick-Off Party sponsored by Nissan of Elizabeth City

at the Bojangles' Main Stage

 

6:00 pm

Bud Lite/Wicked Weed Beer Garden opens

Corner of Main & Water Streets

(ID Required for ALL...No one under the age of 21 permitted. For adults wanting alcoholic beverages, no ID, no service)

*Ask about a sponsorship and get tickets to the Kick-Off Party VIP section

 

Street Fair

5:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Food Booths -- Main Street and Water Street

Arts and Crafts, Non profits and Retail Booths -- Main Street and Water Street

Spudtacular Rides

5:00 pm - 11:00 pm

On the Midway, Water Street in front of Museum of the Albemarle and Waterfront Park

Saturday, May 16th

10:00 am - 11:00 pm 

 

 

 

 

 

Bojangles' Main Stage

10:00 am - 11:00 pm

Intersection of Main & Water Streets

Live Entertainment all day

Mariners' Wharf Stage

Sponsored by

Wells Fargo & William F. Gregory Building & Electrical Contractor

10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Mariners' Wharf Park, Water Street

Family & Kids Events/Activities

 

 

 

 

 

Hall Auto Presents Auto & Bike Show

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

West end of Main Street in front of Pasquotank County Courthouse 206 E. Main)

Street Fair

10:00 am - 11:00 pm

Food Booths -- Main Street and Water Street

Arts and Crafts, Non profits and Retail Booths -- Main Street and Water Street

Spudtacular Rides

10:00 am - 11:00 pm

On the Midway, Water Street in front of Museum of the Albemarle and Waterfront Park

New & Antique Tractor Display

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

West end of Ehringhaus Street

 

Little Miss Tater Tot Contest

Sponsored by Biggs Cadillac, Buick, GMS Truck

10:00 am 

On the pavilion stage at Mariners' Wharf Park

National Potato Peeling Contest

Sponsored by Sentara Albemarle Medical Center & 

Southern Bank

10:00 am

Corner of Main & Poindexer Streets

FREE French Fries

Sponsored by TowneBank Mortgage

10:00 am* (*while they last) 

Corner of Main & Poindexter Streets

Beer Garden

12:00 n - 11:00 pm

Corner of Main and Water Streets

(ID Required for ALL...No one under the age of 21 permitted in the Beer Garden

after 5:00 pm. For adults wanting alcoholic beverages, no ID, no service)

Cornhole Tournament

Sponsored by The Mills Downtown Bistro & Heritage Care

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

at Mariners' Wharf Park Parking Lot (New Location!)

(ID Required for ALL...For adults wanting alcoholic beverages, no ID, no service)

USCG Blue Fin Cutter Tours

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

New Evolution Wresting

11:00 am & 1:30 pm 

Live Music and Saturday Night Street Dance on Main Street

Sponsored by 

Avangrid Renewables

Elizabeth City State University

WalMart

5:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Intersection of Main & Water Streets

Bring a chair

 

 

 

Sunday, May 17th

10:00 am - 6:00 pm

 

Bojangles' Main Stage

10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Intersection of Main & Water Streets

Live Entertainment all day

Mariners' Wharf Stage

Sponsored by

Wells Fargo & William F. Gregory Building & Electrical Contractor

10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Mariners' Wharf Park, Water Street

Family & Kids Events/Activities

Street Fair

10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Food Booths -- Main Street and Water Street

Arts and Crafts, Non profits and Retail Booths -- Main Street and Water Street

Spudtacular Rides

10:00 am - 6:00 pm

On the Midway, Water Street in front of Museum of the Albemarle and Waterfront Park

Cornhole Tournament

Sponsored by The Mills Downtown Bistro & Heritage Care

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

at Mariners' Wharf Park Parking Lot (New Location!)

(ID Required for ALL...For adults wanting alcoholic beverages, no ID, no service)

Beer Garden

12:00 n - 6:00 pm

Location To be Announced

(ID Required for ALL...No one under the age of 21 permitted in the Beer Garden

after 5:00 pm. For adults wanting alcoholic beverages, no ID, no service)

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