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Lots to do at the Bluefield Lemonade Festival


 BLUEFIELD (WVVA) -The Lemonade Festival kicks this Friday in downtown Bluefield, WV. NBC's "The Voice" contestant Terry Mullins will perform starting at 8 p.m. on Commerce Street, in the Historic Bank Lobby. The free concert is sponsored by K and K Music Company.

On Saturday, the inaugural Lemonade Loop Bike Race will zip through town. Registration starts at 8 a.m. in the parking lot of Cole Harley Davidson. The race begins at 9 a.m. There will be prizes for fastest male and female finisher .Overall winners will receive a cash prize.

Almost heaven Farmers' Market will be open in the K-Mart parking lot beginning at 10 a.m.

There will be a parade through downtown Bluefield starting at 11 a.m. Participants should arrive an hour before to line up. After the parade, Yesterday's Rides Antique Car will be on display. Arts and crafts vendors will be set up along Raleigh and Commerce streets. And there will be trolley tours throughout the day.

At noon on Saturday, High Heels and Sneakers will perform on Raleigh Street. Plus there will be performances from local dance groups and demonstrations on Jazzercise and Crossfit.

Kids will be able to traverse a rock climbing wall, ride a mechanical bull, and play on several inflatables..

The LemonMade cook-off will begin at 1 p.m. near the former AAA building on Commerce Street. The cook-off is sponsored by Grants Supermarket. 

The Lemon Hunt will take place throughout the afternoon. Clues will be given at the Greater Bluefield Chamber of Commerce information booth at Chicory Square. Whoever finds the lemon will win $100. The Lemon Hunt is sponsored by Hartzog Insurance.

A Lemon Pie Eating contest will take place around 2 p.m. Registration can be made at the Chamber of Commerce tent.

The Band Motion Theater will perform at Chicory Square following the pie-eating contest.

And Saturday night "The Blue Tie Affair" at the Granada Theatre will take place. Attendees are encouraged to wear blue in support of the community effort to restore Bluefield. The group Soul Expressions will perform. Doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets are $25 per person. Call 304-320-3614 for more information.

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