Potato Festival Schedule

The 2023 Klamath Basin Potato Festival is outdoors and indoors.

Monday, September 11th

Event Location Time
Kick-Off Dinner Merrill Civic Center 6:00 pm

Saturday, October 14th

Event Location Time
Queen Coronation and Talent Show Merrill Civic Center 4:00 pm

Thursday, October 19th

Event Location Time
Indoor Exhibits accepted Merrill Civic Center 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Outdoor & Vendor Exhibits accepted Merrill Civic Center 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Friday, October 20th

Event Location Time
Indoor Exhibits accepted Merrill Civic Center 8:00 – 12:00 pm
Outdoor Vendors & Exhibits accepted Merrill Civic Center 8:00 – 12:00 pm
Exhibits and Vendors Open to the Public Merrill Civic Center 1:00 – 5:00 pm
Free Bake Potato Bar – Umpqua Bank Umpqua Bank Lawn 11:00 am To 1:00 pm

 

Saturday, October 21st

Event Location Time
Pop Warner Football Games Football Field Behind Merrill Civic Center Pending
Indoor Exhibits & Vendor Booths Open to the Public Merrill Civic Center 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
Exhibits need to be picked up by 4:00 PM They will be left in the lobby of the Civic Center.
Parade Entry Set-Up Area Merrill Presbyterian Church 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Potato Festival Parade Front Street, Merrill 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Free BBQ  East of Merrill Civic Center 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Peel A Bucket of Potatoes Peel a Bucket of Potatoes Beer Garden Area 1:00 pm
Live Music Beer Garden 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Mia & Pia’s Brewery Near Merrill Football Field 12:30 pm
Flu Shots Merrill Civic Center 9:00 – 2:00 pm
Potato Festival Raffle Drawing Merrill Civic Center 3:00 pm