Whitesburg KY

Mountain Heritage Festival schedule

Wednesday, September 18

Mountain Heritage Photo Contest and Photo Display

Amateur and professional

Black & White and Colored Photos

Entries Sept. 18 and Sept. 19, 4-6 p.m., at Dawahare’s Store building

Deadline Thursday, September 19, 6 p.m.

Applications online at www.mountainheritagefestival.com or call Patricia Bentley 606-634-6283

Poetry/Essay and Poster Contest

Poster contest children K-4, Poetry and Essay for all ages

Entries Sept. 18 at Harry M. Caudill Memorial Library

Contact Angie Mullins 606- 633-5652 or Legina Adams 606-633-7547

Saturday, September 21

Mountain Mudder 2013

5k Team Based Obstaclecourse

9 a.m. Whitesburg High School parking lot

Separate event for ages 14 and under

Pre-registration required

$25 per person, includes event T-Shirt

Teams of 2-4. People ages 14 & up

Contact Mendy Boggs 606-589-6226 or 859-361-5630

Sunday, September 22

Mountain Heritage Festival Dog Show

Whitesburg River Park and Walking Track

Registration at 1 p.m. Show 2 p.m.

No admission cost. Donations appreciated

Entry per category $3

All proceeds go to Almost Home Shelter Pet Rescue

Contact Bettina Vanover 634-5934 or Thomas Kilburn 438-1379

Monday, September 23

Quilt Show, Canning and Baking Contest

Arts and Crafts Contest

Letcher County Extension Office

Contact Ann Bradley 606-633-2362

WTCW/WXKQ Talent Show

Mountain Heritage Festival Stage, 7p.m.

Contact WTCW/WXKQ 606-633-2711

Tuesday, September 24

Down Home Family Night

Mountain Heritage Festival Village 5-8 p.m.

Free barbeque, hot dogs

Free health care screenings, games and entertainment

Music by Pure and Simple

Sponsored by Whitesburg ARH

Contact Rachel Breeding 606-633-3572

The Photo Hunt

5:30 Festival Booth (beside the stage)

Use digital camera or cell phone to take pictures of items on the list.

Most items can be found inside the MHF Village. Once you have fully completed the list, bring the list and pictures to the MHF Booth (green building next to stage). Committee members will verify pictures. First person from each group to return with the list completed will win prize of that group

Prize for 10-16 age group, free pizza

Prize for 17 & up age group, free MHF T-Shirt.

Contact Rachel Polly 634-7819 or Charles Polly 634-7057

Carnival opens

Family Night

6-10 p.m.

Wristbands $14

Cupcake Decorating Contest

6:30 p.m.

Mountain Heritage Festival Village

Icing and decorative items supplied

K-1st grade; 2nd & 3rd grades; 4th &5th grades

1st, 2nd, and 3rd place prizes in each group

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