Pecan Festival

Just a few of the events this weekend at the 36th Annual Brunswick Pecan Festival. This year’s theme is “Pirates of the Grand River.”

Events begin Sunday, September 25, 2016 with Grandmother Contest/Little Royalty/Queen Pageant and Window Decorating Contest at the Brunswick High School Beginning at 2 p.m.

FRIDAY, September 30, 2015:
Rockin Rents – 4 p.m. – ?
Knights of Columbus tenderloin dinner at 5 p.m.
Shrimp Boil starts at 5 p.m. under the ASB tent
Bicycle Decorating Contest – 6:00 p.m.
Nutty Parade – 6:30 p.m.
Bingo – 7 p.m. under the ASB tent
Food Vendors at various locations

SATURDAY, October 1, 2016:
Coach E. Races – Registration begins at 7am at Brunswick school. 5K participants will be bussed to Grand River Bridge and race will start at 8:15. 10K will start at school at 8:15.

Arrowhead Saddle Club will be doing horse rides on Saturday – Polk Street- free will donation to St Jude’s Children’s Hospital

Food Vendors, Flea Market, Arts & Crafts Vendors, Games – all day Saturday, October 3, 2015

Knights of Columbus breakfast starts at 6 a.m. and fish with all the trimmings starts at 11 a.m.

Pecan Pie Contest – pie entries accepted 8 – 10 the Knights of Columbus building.

Pecan Cluster Contest – entries due at Allen’s Dime Store by 9 a.m.

Littlest Pecan Contest, 15 years old & younger – entries due in at Steve’s Garage before October 1, 2016 or Lion’s Club Food stand by 11 a.m.

Baby Contest – Register 9:30 a.m. Contest at 10:30 a.m. at the American Legion Hall

Pet Contest – 9 a.m. at the Shelter House

Pecan Pie Auction – 1 p.m. Saturday, October 3, 2015 under the ASB tent on Madison Street.

Rare Air Entertainment and Rockin Rents all day (Bounce house, Mega Obstacle Course, Gladiator Joust, Hoop Shoot Basketball Game, Bungee)

KCCopter Helicopter Rides – all day

KCP&L Bucket Rides – all day

Quilt Show – 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Brunswick Lodging & Event Center

Pecan Pie Auction – 1 p.m. Grand Stand

Parade – 2 p.m. downtown Brunswick

Teen Dance – 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. at the American Legion Hall

SUNDAY, October 2, 2016:
Slow Pitch Softball Tournament – 8 a.m. at Brunswick RII School

Gospel Singing – 7 p.m. at the Methodist Church

For information about the upcoming Coach “E”5K Race and 3/4 Marathon, visit

See you at the Pecan Festival!

For more information, visit the official Brunswick Pecan Festival Web Site.