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Valpraiso Popcorn Festival
September 8 @ 7:00 am - 6:30 pm
The Valparaiso Popcorn Festival is always the first Saturday after Labor Day, 7am to 6:30pm.
PRE-EVENT WEEK ACTIVITIES INCLUDE
* Daily Lunch and Dinner under the Orville Redenbacher Tent located in Central Park Plaza hosted by different local charities and businesses each day.
* Cutest Baby Contest
* Hot Wheel Contest
POPCORN DAY ACTIVITIES INCLUDE
* 7am – 6:30pm Craft, Food and Fine Arts Booths Open
* 7 am – Popcorn Panic 5K Run/Walk (hosted by the Valparaiso Parks Dept.)
*7am – 6:30pm Kid’s Poppin Play Place Opens – Inflatables & Games
* 8:45 am – Lit’l Kernel Puff Race (Kiddie Run – hosted by the Valparaiso Parks Dept.)
* 10 am – Orville Redenbacher Parade
* 11am – 6:30pm – Orville Redenbacher Food Tent and Main Stage Beer Garden Open
* 12pm – 6:15pm – Main Stage Entertainment
* 12pm – 6:30pm – Front Porch Music Stage Entertainment
All events are subject to change