7:00-9:00am  Breakfast at Lions Club

Streets closed at 8:00am

8:00am  Breakfast for vendors at Lions Club food booth

8:00am  5K

8:30-9:30am  Drop off cook-off dishes at community center

Vendors open and DJ Martin Mathis starts at 9:00am

9:30am  Parade line-up begins

9:45am  Presentation of Colors, Invocation, Pledge, and National Anthem

10:00am  Parade

Tasting starts at 10:30 in the community center

10:30am  Cordele Ukulele Band performs at gazebo

11:00am  Mackinsey performs at gazebo

11:30am  Grits Eating Contest

12:00pm  Grits Toss

12:30pm  Corn Shelling

1:00pm  Easter Egg Hunt

2:00pm  Grits Pit

3:00pm  Gospel Travelers perform at gazebo

3:30pm  Martin Mathis

4:00pm  Festival Ends