The Sweet Tater Festival will be Sept. 1-2, at a new location — Smith Lake Park! This site has more parking and more booths. Vendors who’d like to set up a booth may find a vendor registration form at www.sweeettaterfestival.com. Spaces are $35 each.
The festival will be from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday and from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday. Admission is $3/person, which includes free parking. Enjoy all-day entertainment, door prizes, arts/crafts, food vendors, children’s rides, and more. Musical entertainment to include Gospel, Country, Bluegrass and special appearances by Traci Hite - Patsy Cline tribute artist; and Wayne Abbott, Willie Nelson tribute artist. Also, the Tall Timber Medicine Show.
Sweet Tater lovers can sample sweet tater pies, fried pies, tater fries, baked sweet taters with butter and cinnamon, and sweet tater bread. Also, sweet potatoes will be sold in 10-lb. bags.
This year will be the first Street Rod car show - $10 participant fee. Contact David Speegle for more information on the car show at 256-385-1401.