SCHEDULE

2013 Schedule


Sunday, September 29th
12:30 p.m. Free pumpkin give away for children (Courthouse)
Wednesday, October 2nd
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. FREE Community Luau
Cookout – Caro High School Cafeteria Area
Swim - Caro High School Pool
THURSDAY , October 3rd
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. D ECORATED PUMPKIN DROP OFF (Courthouse)
9:00 a.m. PUMPKIN PIE SALES BEGIN
11:00 a.m. FOOD COURT OPENS
4:00 p.m FREE GRAND PUMPKIN REGISTRATION
4:30 p.m $ WHITE PUMPKIN 5K REGISTRATION
(Highland Pines School)
5:00 p.m. Rotary Club Pancake Dinner (Caro High School)
6:00 p.m. WH ITE 5K ROAD RACE
6:30 p.m. PRINCE & PRINCESS CROWNING (Courthouse)
6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. M EET THE MASCOTS (Courthouse)
6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. NA THAN SWEET Entertainment (Atwood Park)
FRIDAY , OCTOBER 4th
9:00 a.m. D ECORATED PUMPKIN JUDGING
10:00 a.m. PUMPKIN PIE SALES BEGIN
10:00 a.m. AR TS & CRAFTS (Approx 5:00 p.m.)
10:00 a.m. FOOD COURT OPENS
4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. FREE COMEDIAN (family friendly) - DJ DANGLER
(Entertainment Tent)
4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. FREE Childrens inflatables by the blessing Center
(Schall School)
6:00 p.m. FREE HOMETOWN IDOL REGISTRATION (Information Booth)
7:30 p.m. FREE HOMETOWN IDOL SHOW (Entertainment Tent)
5:30 p.m. C aro High School HOMECOMING PARADE (M-81)
7:00 p.m. $ EUCHRE TOURNAMENT (Brentwood)
SATURDAY , October 5th
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. CAR & MOTORCYCLE SHOW REGISTRATION
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. PUMPKIN PIE SALES BEGIN
8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. FARMER’S MARKET Trudeau Square
9:00 a.m. FREE Fall Trail Challenge & Fun Horse Show - 4H club
(Caro Fairgrounds)
9:00 a.m. $ 3 on 3 SOCCER REGISTRATION (M-81)
10:00 a.m. AR TS & CRAFTS (Downtown until 5 p.m.)
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. FREE BABY CONTEST REGISTRATION
(St. Paul Lutheran Church, 503 S. State St.)
10:00 a.m. FREE Childrens inflatables by the blessing Center
(Schall School)
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. FREE Car seat Check (Caro Fire Hall, 317 S. State St.)
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. BABY CONTEST JUDGING
10:00 a.m. SOCCER 3 ON 3 TOURNAMENT
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. KCQ Radio Remote
10:00 a.m. SPECIALITY CAR & MOTORCYCLE SHOW (Downtown Caro)
10:00 a.m. Free Children’s BIATHLON REGISTRATION (At VG’s)
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Refreshments at the Blessing Center (State St.)
11:00 a.m. CH ILDREN’S BIATHLON RACE (At VG’s)
11:00 a.m. FREE COOK/BAKE OFF REGISTRATION
(Continental Home Center)
11:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m. FREE Pumpkin Carriage Photo Op (Atwood Park)
11:00 a.m. FREE MAGIC SHOW (Schall School)
11:00 - 5:00 p.m. FREE PUMPKIN SCULPTER (Entertainment Tent)
11:30 a.m. JUDGING PUMPKIN BAKEOFF/COOKOFF
NOON & 2:00 p.m. NA TIONAL ANTHEM - CACKLEFEST- Courthouse Area
NOON & 2:00 p.m. U S 103 Radio remote Courthouse Area
NOON - 4:00 p.m. FREE PETTING ZOO, INFLATABLES & Kiwanis Plan Train
(Schall School Playground)
1:00 p.m. Competition of SCHOOLS PIE EATING CONTEST
1:00 p.m. FREE Chrildrens Matinee - epic - PG (Strand Theatre)
2:00 p.m. CACKL EFEST (Courthouse)
3:00 p.m. FREE MAGIC SHOW (Schall School)
3:30 p.m. FREE PUMPKIN DERBY REGISTRATION (M81/ Sherman St.)
3:30 p.m. EVERYDAY HEROS (Schall School)
4:00 p.m. PUMPKIN DERBY (Food Court)
after car show Free Carriage Rides (Atwood Park)
4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. FREE COMEDIAN (family friendly) DJ DANGLER (Entertainment Tent)
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. FREE ONE WORLD ISLAND STEEL DRUM BAND
(Entertainment Tent)
8:30 p.m. PUMPKIN BASH (Staged/held at Brentwood - 178 Park Dr.)
DUSK   FIREWORKS (Caro High School Football Field)
Rain Date : Sunday, Oct. 6th
SUNDAY , October 6th
9:00 a.m. FOOD COURT OPENS
9:00 a.m. PUMPKIN PIE SALES BEGIN
10:30 a.m. BEAN SOUP GIVEAWAY (Courthouse)
NOON - 12:30 p.m. FREE STRUT-A-MUTT REGISTRATION (Pizza Hut)
12:30 p.m. STRUT-A-MUTT (To Trudeau Square)
12:30 p.m. STATE STREET (M81) CLOSED
1:30 p.m. Grand PARADE (Starting at Quinn St. to Park Dr.)
3:15 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Children May PICK UP their Pumpkins (Courthouse Lawn)

 

Portable Restroom locations

Breakfast Club Cars expected to be displayed

1)  Al Bergler's Nostalgic Funny Car   "Motown Shaker"

2) Al Bergler's Nostalgic Dragster  "More Aggravation"

3) John Logghe's   Vintage "Logghe Stamping Dragster" 

4)  Mike Bowen's  Nostalgic Funny Car   "Violator" 

5) Colwood Motorsport's  "Ramchargers Dodge Demon Funny Car"

6) Colwood Motorsports's  "Gang Green Vintage Dragster"

7) Bill Hallet's Nostalgic Funny Car  "Shyster"

8) Steve Timoszyk Nostalgic Funny Car  "Parts Peddler"

9)  Todd Schmidt's  Nostalgic Hollish Bros. Car  "Miscaculation"

10)  Dennis Wilson's Vintage  Model -T Ford Roadster Raced in Canada

11)  Mike Bowen's Drag Bike

12)   Rob Foster's  Pull Trucks  "Simply Red" and Foster Child

13)  Mike Perrin Mud Truck  "Hillbilly Stomp"

14)   Tuscola County 2013 Dash Plaque Car owned by  " Shirley and Bob Gould"
         

The Exclusive Breakfast Club Cars
will all be displayed on Sherman St.

 

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