The annual Plains Peanut Festival celebrates the two most famous things from Sumter County: Peanuts and the Carter Family.
Schedule of Events:
One Mile Fun Run / 5K Road Race | 8:00 – 8:30am | Police Dept.
Arts & Crafts Vendors/Children’s Events | 9:00am – 4:00pm | Maxine Reese and Logan Parks
Post Card Award Presentations | 9:30am | Depot
Road Race Award Presentations | 10:00am | Depot
Peanut Pavilion (visit our national sponsors) | 10:00am | Depot
Main Street Parade | 11:00am | Main Street
President Carter’s Book Signing | 1:30pm | Billy Carter Service Station
Mrs. Carter’s Book Signing | 1:30pm | Plains Inn & Antiques
SAM Shortline Train Ride | 12:30pm | Shortline Platform
Festival Dance – “Good Vibrations” | 7:30pm – 11:30pm | Main Street
Sunday School with President Carter | 10:00am | Maranatha Baptist Church