37th Annual FireAnt
Schedule of Events
Saturday, October 12th
All events will be held on the Main Stage unless noted.
6:00a.m. –ASK ME Booth Opens (Across from Main Stage) sponsored by Sabine Mining Company-North American Coal
7:00a.m. –5K (registration open – 200 Block of W. Houston St.)
8:00a.m. –Food & Vendors Areas, Patterson Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Children’s Area
8:00a.m. –FREE All Cypress Veterinary Hospital Children’s Petting Zoo and Made-Rite Drink Booth Open.
8:00a.m. –Genesis PrimeCare Toddler Trot &
Kids K Registration Begins (Telegraph Park)
8:00a.m. –Tour De FireAnt Registration Opens
(200 Block of W. Houston St.)
8:00a.m. –5K Run Begins
(register at tourdefireant.com)
8:45a.m. –Genesis PrimeCare Kids K Begins
9:00a.m. –R&K Distributors 31st. TOUR DE FIREANT begins (register at tourdefireant.com)
9:15a.m. –Toddler Trot Begins & Parade Line-up
9:30a.m. –Crossroads Baptist Church Bubble Party following the races (Telegraph Park)
10:00a.m. –Gecko Pest Control Parade
11:00a.m. –Marshall Mavettes Performance presented by BancorpSouth
11:20a.m. –Marshall HealthCare Express Community Mascot Dance Off
11:45a.m. –Genesis PrimeCare Diaper Derby for crawling babies (Telegraph Park)
12:00p.m. –Marshall Elks Lodge BEANS Cook-off (Wellington & Austin)
12:00p.m. –The Dance Bag Performance presented by Marshall Place
12:20p.m. –Texas Rage Cheerleaders Performance presented by Access Family Health
12:40p.m. –Farmers Insurance-Nathan McDaniel Agency FireAnt Calling Contest (Youth & Adult divisions)
1:00p.m.–Marshall Elks Lodge CHILI Cook-off
(Wellington & Austin)
1:00p.m. –KidZone Kidz Dance Off Competition (Category Ages 4-6, 7-9, 10-12, 13 & up)
1:40p.m. –Golden Chick Chickin’ Chunkin’ Contest (Telegraph Park)
2:00p.m. –Wiley College Choir Performance presented by Flo Jasper
2:30p.m. –All Elements Heating and Air FireAnt Cupcake Battle (Joe Pine Coffee Co.)
2:40p.m. –East Texas Septic Tank Gurning Contest (One face, Youth & Adult divisions)
3:00p.m. –Trevor Clark performance presented by CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Health System
3:30p.m. –VeraBank FireAnt Festival Dog Contest & Parade (Telegraph Park)
4:00p.m. –RVP Construction presents The John Carter Band Reunion
4:00p.m. –SIG Insurance Washer Tournament Begins at Telegraph Park ($10 Entry for Individuals / $20 for Teams of 2) CASH Prizes
4:30p.m. –Cason Westmoreland United Way Soap Box Derby
5:30p.m. –The Soul Food Band presented by Austin Bank and Central Title (Telegraph Park)
7:00p.m. –Announcement of the Marshall Ford/Maverick Chevrolet FireAnt King & Queen Contestants
7:00p.m. –McKool Smith Eye Spy $500 Contest Winner announced –Must be present to win
7:30p.m. –Action Towing and Meadowbrook Funeral Home FREE Community Concert & Street Dance with The Marty Latham Band
1st Concert break – Keaton Bradbury concert presented by Premier HomeCare
2nd Concert break – Presley West presented by Panola College and Levi Pilkington presented by Clayton Homes
J&L Automotive Chill Out Zone located near the Main Stage. Red Balloon presented by Branch’s Pest Control. Marshall Homecare & Hospice First Aid Booth is located across from the Main Stage.
For more information visit marshalltexas.com.
Festival details and contest information may be found at www.marshalltexas.com.
Marshall Homecare & Hospice First Aid Booth is located across from the Main Stage.