2015 Schedule of Events
(Updated 6/26/15 - Subject to change)
 
Thursday, July 2
3:00 PM
  Festival of Bells Parade Line-up Begins (Info) Fairgrounds
5:00 PM
  Opening Ceremonies - Colors presented by Highland County Boy Scouts, National Anthem performed by Highland County Children's Choir Fifth Third Bank Stage
  Food and Craft Booths Open  
  Midway Opens Midway
  Buckeye Mobile Tour 5-8 Behind Courthouse
  Grocery Games Registration Waiver, Form and Rules (Info) Behind Courthouse
5:30 PM
  Grocery Games High Street
6:30 PM
  Festival of Bells Parade -Sponsored by Pike Natural Gas and Highland Co Firefighters Association Main and High Streets
7:45 PM
  Christian Music Act - Good News Gathering (Info) Fifth Third Bank Stage
9:00 PM
  Sidewalk Prophets (Info) Fifth Third Bank Stage
11:00 PM
  Festival Closes  
 
Friday, July 3
9:00 AM 
  Chalk Art Contest 9 AM - Noon - Sponsored by KFC Courthouse Lawn
11:00 AM 
  Midway Opens Midway
  Food and Craft Booths Open  
12:00 PM
  Highland House Museum & Cabin - Open 12-6 PM 151 East Main Street
2:00 PM
  Boy Scout Demonstration/Activities Courthouse Lawn
3:30 PM
  Children's Games by Hillsboro First Baptist Church Courthouse Lawn
5:30 PM
  Kiddie and Adult Pedal Tractor Pull Registration Gov. Foraker Place
  Bed Races - Sponsored by Highland District Hospital High Street
6:00 PM
  Kiddie and Adult Pedal Tractor Pull - Sponsored by Turner Funeral Homes Gov. Foraker Place
6:30 PM
  After Midnight (Info) Fifth Third Bank Stage
8:30 PM
  Chalk Art Contest Winners Announced Fifth Third Bank Stage
9:00 PM
  John King (Info) Fifth Third Bank Stage
11:00 PM
  Festival Closes  
     
Saturday, July 4
7:00 AM
  5K Run/Walk Results Fifth Third Bank Stage
8:00 AM
  5K Run/Walk- Sponsored by West Hillsboro CrossFit Map Fifth Third Bank Stage
9:00 AM
  Pet Parade Registration (Info) Merchants National Bank
  Hillsboro FFA Cornhole Tournament Registration Information Booth
9:30 AM
  Baby Parade Registration Form (Info) Courthouse Square
10:00 AM
  Hillsboro FFA Cornhole Tournament Downtown Streets
    Pet Parade - Sponsored by Merchants National Bank (Info) Merchants National Bank
11:00 AM
  Midway Opens  
  Food and Craft Booths Open  
  Baby Parade - Sponsored by US Bank of Hillsboro (Info) Courthouse Square
12:00 PM
  Children's Games by Hillsboro First Baptist Church Courthouse Lawn
  Highland House Museum & Cabin - Open 12-6 PM 151 East Main Street
12:30 PM
  Festival Finds Scavenger Hunt Registration (Info) Courthouse Lawn
1:00 PM
  Children's Games by Hillsboro First Baptist Church Courthouse Lawn
  Festival Finds Scavenger Hunt (Info) Courthouse Lawn
2:00 PM
  Inspire Training Center Gymnastics & Cheerleading Courthouse Lawn
3:00 PM
  Famous Folk Look-a-Like Contest Courthouse Lawn
5:00 PM
  Children's Games by Hillsboro First Baptist Church Courthouse Lawn
7:00 PM
  RaeLynn (Info) Fifth Third Bank Stage
8:30 PM
  Bell and other items Auction Fifth Third Bank Stage
9:00 PM
  Chase Bryant (Info) Fifth Third Bank Stage
11:00 PM
  Festival Closes