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Schedule as of September 6, 2017. Times and events are subject to change; check back for more information.
FRIDAY, September 22

OFFICIAL START OF FESTIVAL WITH ACTIVITIES IS SATURDAY MORNING.
  • Self-guided bridge tours throughout the day
  • Sunset Dinner on the Bridge Social hour at 5:30 p.m., Dinner at 6:30 p.m. -- DINNER RESERVATIONS REQUIRED
    An elegant sunset dinner, served on linen, on the Pottersburg Bridge, Cost $75, including social hour at 5:30 p.m., a four-course dinner that features local foods at 6:30 p.m., a 10th Anniversary Commemorative Gift. Music by Bill Purk and the Muleskinner Band.
    DINNER ON THE BRIDGE HAS SOLD OUT. Tickets are no longer available.
SATURDAY, September 23 -- 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.

GENERAL ADMISSION $5. KIDS 12 AND UNDER FREE.
  • Farm 5K Run/2 mile Walk - 8:00 a.m.
    • Run & walk begin at 8:00 a.m.
    • $30 registration. Includes admission to Festival and breakfast.
    • CLICK HERE to pre-register
  • Breakfast on the Bridge 8:30 a.m. 10:30 a.m.
    • $5.00 -- Pancakes (hot off the grill) and sausage links
    • $5.00 -- Sausage Gravy and Biscuits
    • $1.00 -- Juice, Water & Coffee
  • 10th Anniversary Opening Ceremony - 10:00 a.m. (at Pavilion)
  • Bluegrass Music on the Bridge
    • One More Time String Band - 8:30 a.m - 10:30 a.m.
    • Daniel Dye & the Miller Road Band - 11:30 - 1:00 p.m.
    • New Mountain Heritage Band - 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
    • Tyler Williams Band - 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Bluegrass Music at the Pavilion
    • Glenn Park Banjo Player - 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    • Howard Sayre -- 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
    • Jim Bard -- 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
    • Bill Purk and The Muleskinner Band - 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Bridge Tours & Ag Bus Tours departing from Pottersburg Bridge
    Tickets: Adult $10, Kids $5 (12 and under) CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS
    • 10 a.m. Ag & Bridge Tour -- Details coming soon!
    • 12:30 p.m. Bridge Tour -- see all bridges
    • 3:00 p.m. Bridge Tour -- see all bridges
  • Miss Dee & Friends - Balloon Artists - Noon - 3:00 p.m.
  • Kids Zone - sponsored by Primrose Schools
  • Farm Animals
  • Face Painter
  • Stilt Walker
  • Food Vendors - 10:00 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Marketplace Vendors - 10:00 a.m. - 6 p.m.
    • Handcrafted items, antiques, vintage, etc.
  • Folk Artist Bill Jacobs - signing books and/or prints at 2:00 p.m.
  • Coffee & Canvas - 10:30 a.m.
    • Class with Kim Heminger (Marysville Art League); $15 for 11x14 canvas. Limit 15 people per session. Email Kim at kim@MarysvilleArtLeague.org if you have questions.
  • Art Tent - 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
    • Mini pumpkin painting, coloring pages and other Fall crafts
  • Horse Drawn Wagon Rides - Noon - 4:00 p.m.
SATURDAY EVENING CONCERT & PICNIC ON THE BRIDGE
  • 5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
  • Reservations recommended - preferred seating on the Bridge with reservation
  • Dinner Tickets: $25 - Broasted Chicken, Two Sides, Rolls, Lemonade/Iced Tea, Pie
  • CLICK HERE to purchase tickets or email Tina at tknotts@unioncounty.org or call 937.642.6279
  • With ticket purchase, receive a chance to win a signed 12’x16’ Billy Jacobs Pottersburg Bridge print
  • Music by Sugar Creek Bluegrass
SUNDAY, September 24 -- 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Coffee on the Bridge 10:00 a.m.
  • Community Worship Service on Pottersburg Bridge 10:30 a.m.
    Church Service by Riversong Worship Center (North Lewisburg)
  • Food Vendors 11:00 a.m. 4:00 p.m.
  • Marketplace Vendors 11:00 a.m. 4:00 p.m.
    • Handcrafted items, antiques, vintage, etc.
  • Bluegrass Music on the Bridge
    • Rivers Edge - Noon - 1:30 p.m.
    • Mad River Railroad - 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Bluegrass Music at the Pavilion
    • Ira Chaiffetz - Noon - 3:00 p.m.
    • Billy Jacobs - 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Coffee & Canvas - NOON
    • Class with Kim Heminger (Marysville Art League); $15 for 11x14 canvas. Limit 15 people per session. Email Kim at kim@MarysvilleArtLeague.org if you have questions.
  • Bridge Tours & Ag Bus Tours departing from Pottersburg Bridge
    Tickets: Adult $10, Kids $5 (12 and under) CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS
    • 11:30 a.m. Bridge Tour -- see all bridges
    • 2:00 p.m. Bridge Tour -- see all bridges
  • Horse Drawn Wagon Rides - Noon - 4:00 p.m.
  • Miss Dee & Friends - Balloon Artists - Noon - 3:00 p.m.
  • Kids Zone - sponsored by Primrose Schools
  • Farm Animals
  • Face Painter
  • Stilt Walker
  • Art Tent - 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    • Mini pumpkin painting, coloring pages and other Fall crafts
  • Ohio Village Muffins Vintage Baseball Team exhibition game at 2:00 p.m.
    • Playing the game as it was played in the 1860s
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THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS:
PRESENTING SPONSOR
Dinner on the Bridge Sponsor
Picnic on the Bridge Sponsor
Partner Sponsors
Bluegrass Music Sponsor
Bus Tour Sponsor
Festival Transportation Sponsor (Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides & Golf Carts)
Kids Zone Sponsor
Primrose Schools
Community Sponsors
Connolly Construction |  Steve Stolte & Mardy Hanlon-Stolte |  Merchants National Bank |  Richwood Marketing
Friend of the Festival Sponsors
Benny’s Pizza |  Comfort Inn |  Darby Creek Dental |  First Federal Community Bank
Edward Jones Investments Cory L. Hixson, AAMS
Holbrook & Manter CPAs |  Liberty National Bank |  McCarthy & Cox, Retirement and Estate Specialist, LLC
Avanelle Oberlin |  Pathways Financial Credit Union | Super 8 Marysville
Union County Mental Health & Recovery Board
In-kind Sponsors
Allen Township EMS |  Allen Township |  City of Marysville |  Funderburgh Farms | Golf Cart Company
Heritage Cooperative |  Irwin Farms |  Marysville Art League |  Marysville Public Library
MHS Students |  Union County EMA |  Union County Engineers |  Union County Farm Bureau
Union County Master Gardeners |  Union County Rotary
Union Dairy Farmers |  Village of North Lewisburg |  Wischmeyer Farm
Union County Convention & Visitors Bureau
Email us at tknotts@unioncounty.org or call 937.642.6279
Join us at The Pottersburg Bridge, 17141 Inskeep-Cratty Rd., North Lewisburg, Ohio 43060