The 50th Annual Armadillo Festival in Hamburg will be held Wednesday, April 28 through Saturday, May 1.

Schedule of Events and Activities

Wednesday, April 28
6 p.m. – 10 p.m. — Carnival Armband Special

Thursday, April 29
2 p.m. – 10 p.m. — Crawfish on the Square
6:30 p.m. — Chester Huntsman with the Groove Diggers

Friday, April 30
6 p.m. — Street Dance, Photo Booth, Costume Contest (Adams St.)
7 p.m. — Mr. Cabbage Head & the Screaming Radishes (street dance stage)
9:30 — DJ Rojelio (street dance stage)

Saturday, May 1
6:30 – 9 a.m. — Pancake Breakfast (First United Methodist Church)
7:30 a.m. — Ashley County Cares 5K/1 mile Run
9:30 a.m. — Fun Run (beside Ashley County Health Department, sign in 9 a.m.)
10 a.m. — Car Show (Courthouse parking lot, front)
10 a.m. – 2 p.m. — Cornhole Tournament (square)
10:30 a.m. — Fun Run Awards Presentation (gazebo)
10:40 a.m. — Armadillo King & Queen’s Court announced (gazebo)
10:45 a.m. — Pet Show (square stage)
11:30 a.m. — Louisiana Lunachicks (square)
11:45 a.m. — 50-Year Club Reunion (Promise Land Missionary Baptist Church)
12 p.m. — Hamburger Eating Contest (gazebo)
12 p.m. – 4 p.m. — Carnival Armband Special
1 p.m. — Frog weigh-in & Jumping Contest (square)
1:30 p.m. — Armadillo weigh-in & Races (square)
1:45 p.m. — Mayoral Candidate Speeches (square stage)
2-4 p.m. — Haley Creek Boys (square stage)
5-6:30 p.m. — The Martins (main stage)
6-10 p.m. — Carnival Armband Special
7-8 p.m. — Ross Ellis (main stage)
8:30-9:30 p.m. — Lainey Wilson (main stage)
10-11 p.m. — Adam Doleac (main stage)

(The Martins, Ross Ellis, Lainey Wilson and Adam Doleac performances all sponsored by Century Next Bank.)