2019 Salamanca-Seneca Falling Leaves Festival

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Event Date(s): Fri, 10/04/2019 - 11:00am - Sun, 10/06/2019 - 8:00pm
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2019 Falling Leaves Wrestling Poster
Eric Jones 3D Pumpkin Carving
Eric Jones 3D Pumpkin Carving of Al Roker

Join in at the 42nd annual Salamanca-Seneca Falling Leaves Festival with events happening all weekend long!  Experience Seneca Culture and Heritage and enjoy the beautiful fall foliage.  Started as a way to promote the culture of the Seneca Nation of Indians, as well as the relationship between the nation and the City of Salamanca, the celebration will have a cultural aspect with demonstrations of Seneca arts, food and entertainment.

Admission to the Festival is Free!  And there will be free carnival rides, and other family friendly activities like bounce houses, a petting zoo, face painting, a dunk tank, and balloon animals.  Food and craft and art vendors set up all weekend as well. 

Eric Jones, who just finished recording with the Food Network for their popular TV Show "Halloween Wars", will be there drawing Caricatures.  See schedule below and photos of his 3D Pumpkin Carvings attached. 

Schedule:
Friday, Oct. 4th:
Noon: Some foods & crafts open
4:00pm: "I Got It" opens
5:00pm: Championship Wrestling
7:00pm: Home Football at Game Vets Park

Saturday, Oct 5th: hot dog eating contest to be determined. 
11:00am: Food & Craft Vendors
               DJ JD Gardiner from 11am-4pm
Noon: Carnival Rides Open - FREE!
1:00pm: WNY Fiddle Kids
              Eric Jones Caricatures "free" 1pm-5pm
              Photo Booth "free" - Peter Graphics (under the tent)
1:45pm: NO hands "Pie Eating Contest"
2:00pm: Hot Dog Eating Contest
3:00pm: Cold Springs Indian Dancers (Sponsored by Save-A-Lot)
4:00pm: Kids games in the Park
4:30pm: "Festival Dance" in the Park with the Porcelain Busdrivers!

Sunday: Oct. 6th: 
10:30am: Community Church Service - All welcome
11:00am: Vendors Open
                DJ JD Gardiner from 11am-4pm
12:00pm: Carnival Rides open until 7pm
1:00pm: Photo Booth - FREE
1:00pm: GRAND PARADE
3:00pm: Music in the Park after the parade - Stephen Piotrowski from Buffalo
5:00pm: Wind Tunnel Money Machine brought to you by Seneca Gaming & Entertainment
                $5 a Chance (Must be 18 and up)

For more information on this event please visit http://FB.com/SalamancaFallFest

This event will be held at:

Jefferson Street Park
9 Broad Street Sycamore Park
Salamanca, NY 14779
United States
Phone: 716-945-3110
42° 9' 16.5816" N, 78° 42' 59.5116" W
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