Boone’s 2014 Pufferbilly Days™ will be held Sept. 4 through 7, and a full line-up of activities and entertainment has just been released.
The 38th annual community celebration will begin Thursday, September 4, featuring a classic car show, amusement rides and live bands. The downtown entertainment center will be alive Thursday night with Pufferbilly™ Unplugged featuring Hawk McIntyre from 7-8:30 p.m. and Vinyl Vegabonds from 8:30-10 p.m. Friday night, from 7:30 to 11:30 p.m., Burnin’ Sensations is sure to pack ‘em in again with non-stop music from the ‘70s on up to the present. Along with the annual Pufferbilly™ parade and 5k/10krun, and huge craft show, Toaster will rock Saturday night’s live entertainment, playing your favorite classic songs from 7:30-11:30 p.m.
Smith’s Amusement carnival rides will once again provide great fun for the kids Thursday through Saturday. Other events include a Mud Volleyball tournament, BBQ contest, Lil Miss and Mr. Pufferbilly™ competition, motorcycle contest, horseshoe tournament and softball tournaments. New for 2014 will be Family Fun Day activities on Sunday, and the first ever Pufferbilly™ Bike Ride. Individuals and teams are encouraged to sign up as early as possible to earn a spot in these activities.