SMITHVILLE, GA (WALB) - The famous Chicken Pie Festival is coming to Smithville. They don't call it Chicken Pot Pie.
The festival will kick off Saturday October 25th with a parade at 8:30 AM.
There will be other activities such as arts and crafts, collectibles, vendors and entertainment for kids and adults.
President Jim Smith says: "We got a lot of vendors, stuff for kids and the famous pie cafe. Also we are going to have Elvis Presley".
Of course the chicken pie contest is one of the highlights.
Pies are due in at 11:30 the judging will start at 12:00. 1st place winner gets $100.00, 2nd place will receive $50.00, and 3rd place will go home with $25.00.
Raffle drawing will be held for 27" color T. V. tickets are $1.00
Admission is Free, Proceeds go towards improvements to the town of Smithville.