The 48th annual Hamburg Armadillo Festival will be held this week on the Hamburg town square.

The festival gets underway with carnival armband night on Wednesday, May 2 at 5:30 p.m. and concludes Saturday night, May 5 following performances by Slik Nickel, and Savin Dixon and the Trey Hawkins Band.

Activities include the armadillo races, a carnival, street dance, live bands, food, arts and crafts, 5K run/walk, Pachanga night (Spanish music and food), a pet show, puppet show, frog jumping contest, and other activities.

The festival gets underway with a carnival on Wednesday, May 2 at 5:30 p.m.and concludes Saturday night, May 5 following performances by Slik Nickel, and Savin Dixon and the Trey Hawkins Band.

ARMADILLO FESTIVAL LINEUP

• Wednesday, May 2
Carnival Starts at 5:30. Armband night.

• Thursday, May 3
Carnival – 5:30
Pachanga Night (Spanish music, food) – 6 p.m.

• Friday, May 4
Carnival – 5:30 p.m.
Cummins Prison Band – 6:30 -8 p.m.
Street Dance with DJ Enrique – 8 p.m. until 9 p.m.

• Saturday, May 5
7:30 a.m. – ACC 5K/1 mile Run
9:30 – Fun Run
10:00 – Hamburg Trivia
10:30 – Fun Run Awards
10:45 – Pet Show
11:00 – BMX Show
11:00 – Xumba Demostration
11:30 – Puppet Show
12:15 p.m. – Eating Contest
12:30 – BMZ Show
1:00 – Carnival Arm Band Special
1:00 – Hamburg Trivia final round
1:30 Frog Weigh In & Jumping Contest
2:00 – Armadillo Weigh In & Races
2:30 – BMX Show
3:00-5:00 – Haley Creek Boys (School Stage)
5:00 -7:00 – Slik Nickel (Main Stage)
7:00-9:00 – Savin Dixon (Gazebo)
9:00 -11:00 – Trey Hawkins Band (Main Stage)

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