Pickle Festival

2017

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It's Friday night — and it's time to spin, rock and glow. The 31st annual North Carolina Pickle Festival kicks off April 28, in downtown Mount Olive with carnival rides, live music and the new Cuke Patch 5K Glow Run. Presented by the Mount Olive Area Chamber of Commerce, the award-win- ning festival brings in thousands people for the week- end event, but Friday night is always just the beginning. "We are excited to bring all of the Friday night events to downtown this year," said Lynn Williams, public relations man- ager for the Mt. Olive Pickle Co. and co-chairman for the festival. "They each have a nice energy 6 — Mount Olive Pickle Festival Wednesday, April 26, 2017 Welcome Welcome To The Town of Town Manager ~ Charles Brown Mayor ~ Ray McDonald Commissioners ~ Harlie Carmichael • Joe Scott Jerry Harper • Tom Preston • Kenneth Talton Hwy. 55 Corporate Office Southern Bank Corporate Headquarters Home of Mt. Olive Pickle Company University of Mount Olive Town Clerk ~ Kaye Anderson 23DAG0417J FRIDAY NIGHT 2.0: Revamped and full of entertainment The Friday night festivities signal the beginning of the N.C. Pickle Festival. This year Dakota Blue will headline the concert on Center Street and the Cuke Patch 5K Glo Run will light up the night. See FRIDAY NIGHT, Page 8 File photo A participant of the Cuke Patch 5K in 2016 gives Ollie Q. Cucumber a high five. This year, the Cuke Patch 5K will become a glo run for the Friday night event. It will also award participants during the costume competition of the glo run this year. Paint a picture of the sunset as you participate on the new Cuke Patch 5K that will be held on Friday night in downtown Mount Olive. PICKLE CLUE Story by Brandon Davis 1277 NC 24 & 50 • Warsaw, NC 28398 We Ship UPS Daily 910-293-7294 1-800-868-2055 37DAT0415S© WESTWATER COUNTRY HAM Downtown Mount Olive CELEBRATING THE NC PICKLE FESTIVAL Check Facebook for Listing of Promotional Items! Check out our newly remodeled store, the new lines we carry & also great "Dills" inside! 22DAG0417L© Will Be ursday, Friday & Saturday ANNUAL SIDEWALK SALE

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