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2014 Popcorn Festival Fine Art Judged Competition, Show & Sale

MARION, OH – The 2014 Marion Popcorn Festival Fine Art Judged Competition, Show and Sale is being held September 4th, 5th, and 6th will be located at Marion City Hall in downtown Marion. This event is held in cooperation with the Mid-Ohio Fine Art Society, Inc. The show is limited to 200 pieces; interested artists should register their work early.


Entry categories include painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, and mixed media. Top winners in identified categories, along with the People’s Choice Award winners, will be given awards and cash prizes. MOFAS Award includes a one year paid membership to the Mid-Ohio Fine Art Society.


The entry fee is set at $10.00 per piece with a three-piece limit. Entrants can register online or obtain instructions to download paper forms at www.midohiofineartsociey.com. Additional questions can be directed to Michael Schurch at 740-262-4904.


This event is sponsored by the City of Marion and the Mid-Ohio Fine Art Society, Inc.


Buckeye State-Sanctioned Pedal Tractor Pull

The 2014 Marion Popcorn Festival Buckeye State-Sanctioned Pedal Tractor Pull is being held on September 6, 2014. The event will be held in the parking lot of the Ohio State Bank.


Registration for the Pedal Tractor Pull will be on the day of the event from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. The Pull will begin at 2:00 p.m. Children ages 3 – 11 are free; registration fee for participants 12 and older will be $5.00.


Trophies are awarded to the top three finishers in each age group, ages 4 through 11, with 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners going to State. The three-year-old age bracket will receive a ribbon for participating.


Cornhole Tournament

The 2014 Marion Popcorn Festival Cornhole Tournament is being held on September 6, 2014. The event will take place during the three day festival at the Center Street Beer Garden. Registration begins at 9:00 a.m., with the tournament kicking off at 10:00 a.m.


Cost per team is $35.00 until August 15, 2014 and $40.00 after August 15, 2013. Committee Chair Terri Meade states “We are giving away cash prizes for the top three teams and hope to have at least twenty teams playing in this year’s tournament”. To register for the event please contact Terri Meade at 843-412-8301 or terrimeade05@yahoo.com. Registration forms can also be obtained online at www.popcornfestival.com.


This event is sponsored by Logan Tire.


Additional information regarding the Marion Popcorn Festival is available online at www.popcornfestival.com.

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