We are only two months away from the Marion Popcorn Festival and things are happening very quickly. From fundraisers to pageants, all the volunteers are working very hard to bring you the best possible festival.
The pageants have done a variety of fundraisers including putting little pigs in peoples yard to be corralled at a later day, to bingos, bowling, raffles and picture days. The Little Wee Pop committee just hosted their second successful bingo on Sunday, June 25th and are looking at the possibility of a third. Keep your eyes and ears open for further updates. [Read More…]
The Miss Marion Popcorn Festival Scholarship Pageant will be held on Saturday, August 5, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at River Valley High School. There will be over $600 in scholarship & prize money awarded to[...]
Renowned Central Ohio artist Arnett Howard and Friends will play at the historic Marion Palace Theatre on Thursday afternoon, September 7, at 2:00. As with all Festival entertainment, this show is a free concert.
The Marion Popcorn Festival’s Orville Redenbacher Parade takes place each year on Thursday evening of the festival starting at 6:00 p.m. The parade starts by heading west on East Center Street starting at the corner[...]