Gilfeather Turnip Festival and Turnip Contest

Gilfeather Turnip Festival and Turnip Contest

Saturday, Oct 26, 2019 from 10:00am to 3:00pm


America’s best turnip culinary event! Join the whole town for Gilfeather turnip soup and turnip recipe tastings at the Turnip Café, outdoor soup kiosk, farmers’ market, craft vendors, 1000+ lbs of turnip, turnip seeds, all new Gilfeather Turnip Cookbook - 3rd edition – Buy it now online, $25, or buy it at the festival – only $20. Also on sale, turnip festival tee shirts, turnip-theme gifts, and more. Enter the Turnip Contest! Awards for the largest Gilfeather turnip grown from seed or seedling, in or out of town & most creative name - enter yours to win!

Schedule of Events:

Marketplace Vendors and Farmers Market open at 10:00 a.m.

Turnip Cart opens at 10:00 a.m.

Turnip Soup Kiosk opens at 10:00 a.m.

Turnip Cafe serving begins at 11:00:00 a.m.

Turnip Boutique opens at 10:00 a.m.

Gift Basket Raffles throughout the day

Turnip Contest entries accepted until Noon

Turnip Judging Noon to 1:00 p.m.

Turnip Contest Awards at 1:00 p.m.

Drawing for the Best Raffle Ever at 2:00 p.m.

Library open 9 to 1 - Free admission

Location: Main Street and Town Hall plus the Big Tents and Pop Up Tents

Admission: Free