The 41st Holiday Festival will be held in downtown Homer on Saturday.
The event kicks off with a parade at 10 a.m., followed with performances by the Banks County High School Band with majorettes and twirlers at 11:30 a.m. and the Banks County cheerleaders at noon.
The evenings performers include: Nails Creek Baptist Church at 12:30 p.m.; The Maxwells at 1:30 p.m.; Apple Valley Cloggers at 2:30 p.m.; The Hippies and Hicks Band at 3:00 p.m.; Commerce School of Dance at 4:30 p.m.; Joe Olds Band at 5:00 p.m.; and Last Time Around Band – Mike Woods at 7 p.m.
The following vendors will have booths set up at the event to sell food, drinks, arts and crafts: Banks County, BCHS Touchdown Club, Alex and Anelia Chambers, Banks County Democratic Committee, Banks County Dugout Booster Club, Mike and Gayla Creech, Billy Ervin, Younique Products, A & L Shaved Ice Company, K C Concessions, Coltman Farms, Tropical Paradise Smoothies, The Leopard, Cabin Creek Barbecue, Betty Nichols, BCHS Cheer Boosters, Logo Express, Water Walkers GA, BCHS Cheerleading and World of Kids Academy.
Proceeds from the festival will be donated to the Georgia Sheriff’s Association Youth Homes and the Feed the Kids Backpack Program handled through the Banks County School System by the Banks County Rotary Club.
Festival committee members are: Sheriff Carlton Speed, Tim Harper, Carol Ayers, Tracy King, Alicia Andrews, Sally Hensley, Jason Hensley, Kathy Mize and Judy Greer.