Orient, Iowa

September 28-29, 2018
Orient, Iowa

Orient Pumpkin Days 2018
FRIDAY September 27

6:00-8:00 PM
Orient Development & Improvement Annual Dinner
Orient Volunteer Fire Station | 117 North Broad Street
Sponsored by: MidAmerican Energy


6:00 PM
Pumpkin Days 5K Run/1-Mile Walk
Registration 5:00-6:00 PM | Information Booth - $25
City of Orient | Contact - Justin Boswell 641-202-6169


8:00 PM
Street Dance | Mesz Entertainment | DJ

Corner of Broad Street & First Street

SATURDAY September 28

6:00 AM
Firemens’ Breakfast
Orient Volunteer Fire Station | 117 North Broad Street


8:00 AM
Annual Orient Women’s Club Sand Volleyball Tournament
ABC Park Sand Volleyball Pit - $75/team, maximum of 16 teams
Contact – Sue Tridle 641-745-0002


8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Concession Stand | O-M Junior Class


10:00 AM
Vendors Open | North Broad Street

Pumpkin Cooking Contest | Kramer’s Cafe | Orient Lions Club
Have a favorite pumpkin pie, dessert, appetizer or casserole dish? A panel of judges will
sample each entry, which will be judged on presentation, taste, texture and appearance.
Recipe card for each entry required. Judging will begin at 11:15 AM.

Becky Kramer - 515-971-7008


10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Bounce House | North Broad Street | O-M PTO


11:00 AM
Chicken Noodle Dinner
Orient Plymouth Congregational Church | 311 West First Street
Come have a delicious chicken noodle dinner in the basement of the
Congregational Church!


12:00 NOON
Orient-Macksburg FFA Pumpkin Contest | Information Booth
Bring your pumpkins - big, small, and in-between!


12:30 PM
Orient Men’s Club Youth Pedal Pull | Recreation Slab
Bring the kids and watch them compete for a new bike in the Men’s Club annual pedal pull!

1:00 PM
All-School Reunion

Orient United Methodist Church | 124 S. Maple Street

Tall Corn Contest
Orient Area Economic Development LLC | Entry Fee $5

 

1:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Face Painting | WJT Art & Photography

ABC Park


1:30 PM
Lawn Mower Demo Derby

West of the flag pole


3:30 PM
Orient-Macksburg FFA Cow Pie Bingo | SW of Broad & First Street
Squares can be purchased from FFA members throughout the day until the cow is
released at 3:30.


4:00 PM
Pumpkin Days Parade
Registration begins at 3:00 PM | Contact - Matt Swanson 641-740-0038
The parade will line up at Agriland FS, on the west edge of Orient.


5:00 PM
Beer Garden | Corner of Broad Street & First Street

 


Barbecue Dinner
Orient United Methodist Church | 124 S. Maple Street
Another culinary delight of Pumpkin Days, the United Methodist Church will serve
their annual dinner in the church fellowship hall.


Live Music | THE MIKE WALSH BAND


5:30 PM
Hot Dog Eating Contest | West 1st Street
Contact - Scott Harry - 641-202-1184


6:00 PM
Orient-Macksburg Booster Club Adult Bags Tournament
North Broad Street
A Bags tournament for adults! Registration at 5:30, tournament begins at 6:00.
$20 entry fee.


Kid’s Pie Eating Contest | West 1st Street
Contact - Scott Harry - 641-202-1184


7:00 PM
Food Vendors Open


9:00 PM
Street Dance | Main Stage

Robbie Michael Band