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September 4, 2013

Moulton Jamboree Sept. 5-7

The following is a tentative schedule of events for Moulton Jamboree. The schedule is subject to change.

Thursday, Sept. 5

5 p.m. – BBQ in Moulton City Park Musical Entertainment- MU Band5:30 to 6:30 p.m. – EMS Cake Walk6 p.m. – BINGO 6 to 8 p.m. – DCL packet pick-up Main Street (location TBA)6:30 p.m. – The Amos Family “Bluegrass Blondies” Gospel on Main Street Stage7:15 p.m. – Prince and Princess Contest – Main Street Stage (participants check-in at library 7 p.m. for group photo)

Friday, Sept. 6

5:30 to 6 p.m. – Pie and Cake Contest Entries at Crosslines5:30 to 6:30 p.m. – EMS Cake Walk5:30 p.m. – Garden Tractor Pull (North Main Street) – STILL PENDING6 p.m. – BINGO (Sponsored by Moulton Chamber) 6 p.m. – Kiddie Parade Registration – (Main Street Stage)6 to 8 p.m. – DCL packet pick-up Main Street (location TBA)6:30 p.m. – Kiddie Parade7:30 p.m. – The Ocker Family and friends present “Straight Country” on the Main Street Stage7:30 p.m. – Cake and Pie Contest Auction at Main Street Stage (following completion of judging at Moulton Crosslines)*Following entertainment and auction – Drawing of merchant prizes, need not be present to win.

Saturday, Sept. 7

7:30 a.m. – Dyllan Lawson Memorial Kiddie K Fun Run (Registration at Moulton School 7 a.m.)8 a.m. – Dyllan Lawson Memorial 5K walk (Registration at Moulton School 7 a.m.)8 a.m. – M-U After-Prom Committee serving breakfast at the Fire Station and lunch to follow8 a.m. – Baby Contest Registration (Main Stage)8:30 a.m. – Car Show Registration – South Main Street9 a.m. to 12 p.m. – Car Show9 a.m. to 4 p.m. – Tractor Show Display – North Main Street9 a.m. – Baby Contest – South Main Street Stage11 a.m. to 1 p.m. – Moulton Christian Church Dinner for Free-Will Offering1 p.m. – Big Parade celebrating the theme “Elvis Songs.” Special guest will be Ronald McDonald.2 p.m. – Lapland Plowboys Ice Cream Social – North Main Street2 p.m. – Threshing machine demonstration and antique machinery display North Main Street2:30 p.m. – Pedal tractor pull - North Main Street2:30 p.m. – Introduction of Queen Contestants on Main Stage3 p.m. – ZUMBA on Main Street Stage with Brandie Lawson and Kayci Guinn(3:30 or 4 p.m. – Chicken Bingo with the M-U FFA – STILL PENDING)5:30 to 6:30 p.m. – EMS Cake Walk6 p.m. – BINGO (Sponsored by Moulton Chamber)6:30 p.m. – Crowning of 2012 Moulton Jamboree Queen7:00 p.m. – “American Pie” on the Main Street Stage(Merchant prize Drawings to be held during band break)9 p.m. – Bicycle Drawing – 15 and under only – Child must be present to win*10 p.m. – Organization and Chamber Drawings

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