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Hot Pepper Festival

Date: Oct 22, 2022
Time: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
2022 Hot Pepper Festival will feature tons of unique vendors, food, drinks, music, entertainment and of course the Hot Pepper Eating Contest!

Palestine Main Street district is comprised of 44 blocks that extend from the courthouse square to the Depot Visitor Center.
9:00 am - Hot Pepper Festival Opens
10:00 am - Let's Get Loco Parade
11:00 am - Will Carter on the Main Stage
11:30 am - Turtle Race at Rotary Park 400 W Main Street
12:00 pm - Lolly Lick-a-thon on the El Fuego Food Stage
12:00 pm - Almost Legal on the Hollow Stage
12:00 pm - Kenny McCann on The Gin Patio
1:00 pm - Wesley Pruitt Band on the Main Stage
2:00 pm - Hot Pepper Eating Contest on the El Fuego Food Stage
3:00 pm - Kade Calloway on the Main Stage
4:00 pm - Atomic Wing Eating Contest on the El Fuego Food Stage
6:00 PM - Hot Pepper Festival Closes

For more informaton, vendor or parade application, go to or call 903-729-6066 or email
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