Autumn color watchers are scattered around the mountain like falling leaves and TONIGHT is the official start of the 49th Annual Autumn Glory Festival!  Here is all of the information you will need to best enjoy the days ahead!

Autumn Glory Kick Off Dinner & Reception: Wednesday, October 12, 2016

This night of food and fun will be held at the Wisp Resort.  It features a presentation with an introduction of the Autumn Glory King & Queen, Sponsor recognition presentation, Golden Ambassador presentation and a commemorative photo auction.  Visit our blog and the Railey Mountain Lake Vacations Facebook page to learn more about the winners tomorrow!

Oktoberfest Dinner & Celebration followed by the Fireman’s Parade: Thursday, October 13, 2016

Don’t miss this local’s favorite!  Dinner will be served at the Oakland Fire Department from 4 to 7pm.  Enjoy German-style food and drink and a live “Oom-Pah” band with your entire family then meander outside to pick a spot for the Fireman’s Parade.  This gigantic parade features over 200 pieces of fire & rescue equipment from the entire Tri-State area.

Glorious Harvest Farmer’s Market & Craft Show: Friday, October 13, 2016

Although open throughout the entire festival, Friday would be the perfect day to meander through the Glorious Harvest Farmer’s Market & Craft Show at the Mt. Fresh Pavilion on 2nd Street and Town Park Lane in Downtown Oakland.

Grand Feature Parade: Saturday, October 14, 2016

Everyone loves a parade and the Grand Feature Parade in Oakland is the most glorious of all!  Love America?  This parade featuring regional bands, professional and amateur floats, dance teams and local dignitaries will make you burst with pride!  The fun begins at 1pm.  Be sure to get there early and stake out the perfect place to catch the action.

And Much, Much More!

Corn maze, quilt shows, craft shows and sales galore!  Get all of the details HERE!