Cassadee Pope Headlining 2015 Beardstown Fall Fun Festival
Country singer Cassadee Pope will be the headliner for the 2015 Beardstown Fall Fun Festival, coming up in Beardstown, Illinois.
Cassadee is know both for winning season three of NBC's The Voice, where she became the shows first female winner, then for having a hit song in 2013. "Wasting All The Tears" went to #5 on the country chart for her. Cassadee will be in concert at at the festival at 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 27.
Here's the schedule of events for this years Beardstown Fall Fun Festival:
Saturday, September 26
- 6:00 a.m. Elks Pancake Breakfast
- 8:00 a.m. Pat Cowen Memorial 5K Run/Walk
- 10:00 a.m. Parade
- 12:00 p.m. Garden Tractor Pull- For information contact – Monty at 217 323-5177. Weigh in at noon, pulls begin at 1:00 pm
- 12:15 p.m. Queen Contest (16 – 19 years), Prince & Princess Contest (12-15 years), Miss & Mister Contest (8-11 years), Little Miss & Mister Contest (5-7 years)
- 2:00 p.m. 144th Army National Guard Jazz Band – Soldiers of Swing
- 3:30 p.m. “So You Think You Can Sing” Karaoke
- 4:30 p.m. Lick Creek (band)
- 6:30 p.m. PWA FFF Beatdown (Pinfall Wrestling)
Sunday, September 27
- 8:00 a.m. Car Show – Registration Contact Ralph Sabetti at 323-1048
- 9:00 a.m. Community Worship Service
- 12:00 p.m. Motorcycle Show – Registration Contact Tony Sommers at 217 242-4346, judging at 2:00
- 12:00 p.m. Two By Two
- 1:00 p.m. Baby Contest
- 2:00 p.m. Travis LeDoyt concert- A Tribute to the King
- 4:00 p.m. Casssadee Pope concert
- 6:00 p.m. 50/50 Drawing
There will be a kids corner both days, featuring magician and juggler shows, balloon art, kids games, a bounce house on Saturday and petting zoo on Sunday. All activities are free.
There is also carnival rides both days, as well as a flea market and crafts on the square both and plenty of food. All shows are free to attend.