Events

21st Annual 5k Tater-Trot

Saturday October 5th, 2019 8:00am – in conjunction with the 42nd Spring Valley Potato Festival

Located just off US Rt 42 midway between Waynesville and Xenia, Ohio. 5 miles east of Bellbrook on St Rt 725. Registration is in Walton Park at the shelter house.

SPECIAL FEATURES
– Run/Walk on Little Miami Scenic Trail Bike Path
– Food vouchers for festival selected booths
– Continuous live festival entertainment

PRIZES
For the first Male and Female who establishes course record for 2019

REGISTRATION
$25.00
Pre-Registration includes T-shirt & Festival coupon. DEADLINE 09/21/2019. Packet pickup 7:00am day of race
Registration-Day of  Run/Walk 7:00-7:45am (T-shirts not guaranteed after Pre-Registration deadline)

AWARDS
First 3 winners (Male & Female) in each age category will receive a potato festival special award

TATER-TROT REGISTRATION FORM
Fill out and mail this form by 9/21/2019 to be eligible for Pre-Registration packet.

Or use the link below to register online.

https://runsignup.com/Race/OH/SpringValley/TaterTrot5K

 

Potato Festival

Saturday Oct 5th and Sunday Oct 6th, 2019

Download the Schedule: 42nd Potato Festival Schedule

FRIDAY OCTOBER 4th – THOMPSON PAVILION - BLEDSOE PARK
Beginning

At

6:00pm

King & Queen  (must be in grades 8-12 and SV resident)      Check-in by 5:45pm
Jr King & Queen   (grades 4-7 and SV resident)
Prince & Princess  (grades K-3 and SV resident)
Directly after    Potato Putt-Putt

(Make a hole-in-one with a potato and win!)

Directly

After

   Mashed Potato Eating Contest
Directly

after

Puttin’ on the Hits    (2 age groups: grades 6 & under,  grades 7-12)

Sign-ups at 6:30pm    [winners to perform again Saturday afternoon]

 

SATURDAY OCTOBER 5th SUNDAY OCTOBER 6th
 7:00am Begin Registration for

5K  Tater-Trot  (Walton Park)

8:00am Tater-Trot Run/Walk (at Bike Trail)

Arts & Crafts/Farmers Market opens

9:00am Arts & Crafts/Farmers Market opens
9:30am SV UMC Church Services  w/choir (stage)
10:30am Potato Car races
11:00am Children’s Games

(Bledsoe Park stage area)

11:45am National Anthem & Grand Old Flag

Renee Ponder (stage)

12:00pm The Little Hippies

(peace, love and  rock & roll)

12:00pm Honey Creek Cloggers (stage)

Mashed Potato Tug-o-War

(near bike trail)

 1:00pm Shakertown

(Shake Rattle & Roll)

Kiddie Tractor Pull – Main Street

 1:00pm Pet Parade

(register at 12:45pm)

 2:00pm Big Martha

(classic rock)

 3:30pm Puttin’ on the Hits reprise (stage)
 4:00pm Citizen of the Year Award (stage) 4:00pm Jim McCutcheon

(songs for all ages)

 4:30pm 3 Road Junction (Southern Rock)
 6:00pm No Refunds

(music from the 60s to today)

6:00pm Festival Closes
 9:00pm Festival Closes for the Day Y’all come back next year!
Barrett Concrete House Museum
Open Saturday & Sunday  Noon – 4pm
Library Book Sale
Saturday 9am – 6pm    and    Sunday 11am – 5pm
At the corner of Walnut & Vine Streets