Evening Under the Stars

Tickets are now available for the Newman Fall Festival “Evening Under the Stars” wine, micro-brew and cheese event which will be held Friday, Aug. 30, in Newman’s downtown plaza.

The event will include a live auction, silent auction, drawings for prizes and entertainment.

Hours are 7-11 p.m.

Tickets are $40 each and may be purchased at Mattos Newspapers or by contacting the Fall Festival through its Facebook page.

Little Mr., Miss; Miss Newman

The 2019 Little Mr. and Miss Newman Contest and Miss Newman Pageant will be held Thursday, Aug. 29, at the West Side Theatre.

The Little Mr. and Miss Newman Contest begins at 6 p.m., with the Miss Newman Pageant to follow at approximately 7:30 p.m.

The two events are separately ticketed, and seating is limited. Tickets for the Little Mr. and Miss Newman Contest are $3. Admission to the Miss Newman Pageant is $5.

Tickets are available at Mattos Newspapers or through the Fall Festival Facebook page.

Booth deadline

The booth application deadline for the 2019 Newman Fall Festival is fast approaching.

Booth applications are due no later than Aug. 2, after which time a $100 late fee applies.

Applications are available at Mattos Newspapers.

Visit the Fall Festival Facebook page for additional information.

Parade entries accepted

The Newman Fall Festival parade will kick off a full day of activities Sunday, Sept. 1.

Parade applications are currently available at Mattos Newspapers.

Classes include floats, bands, color guard, automobiles, automobile clubs, novelty/dance groups, novelty/local clubs and organizations, novelty/miscellaneous and mounted.

Entry fee is $25 for general entries, $50 for mounted groups of two or more riders and $75 for political entries.

The deadline for entry is Friday, Aug. 16.

Benefit drawing

The Newman Fall Festival is hosting a benefit drawing to raise funds for its float maintenance.

Cash prizes of $300, $200 and $100 will be awarded in the drawing, which will be held Sunday evening, Sept. 1, at the Fall Festival.

Donation is $1 per ticket. Tickets are available at Mattos Newspapers and will be available at the Fall Festival booth in Pioneer Park during the event.

Participants need not be present to win.