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Posted on: September 19, 2019

[ARCHIVED] Murphy Maize Days facts, info, schedule


September 19, 2019

Murphy Maize Days facts, information, and schedule

When:  Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 9:45 p.m.

Where:  Murphy Central Park, 550 North Murphy Road

Parking:  Free offsite parking and shuttles at Tom Kimbrough Stadium from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Food:  Wide variety of food and drink vendors and food trucks

Adult Refreshments:  Garland Elks Lodge beverage tent (cash only), benefitting Texas Elks Children’s Services, Inc.

Cash:  Two ATMs will be on site

Volunteers:  Deadline- Sept. 24 for adults 18 and up, preteens must have adult present to volunteer

Festival Attractions:  

  • Main Stage Headliner: The Rocket Man Show (An Elton John Tribute) starting at 8 p.m.
  • Fireworks at 9:30 p.m.
  • New fun kids’ carnival rides, large Kid Zone tent and preschool tent (closes at 7:30 p.m.)
  • Craft and Market vendors (close at 7:30 p.m.)
  • Punkin’ chunkin’ sponsored by Sam Pack Auto Group is $5 per chunk, benefiting the Murphy Chamber Scholarship Foundation (10 a.m. to 4 p.m.)
  • Low cost microchipping and pet tags sold by the Murphy Animal Shelter (10 a.m. to 4 p.m.)
  • New tractor demo, every hour on the half hour (10:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.)
  • Touch-a truck (10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.)
  • Car Show by Mustang Sally Productions - $20 per car entry (10 a.m. to 2 p.m.)

Quick Facts:

  • Picnic baskets or coolers are permitted, but no outside alcohol allowed on festival grounds or shuttles
  • Blankets and chairs encouraged for reserving amphitheater space for evening concerts and fireworks
  • All three entrances located along the west side of Central Park facing the PSA parking lot
  • No through traffic (vehicle or pedestrian) on Tom Clevenger or North Maxwell Creek Rd. Resident access only
  • Pets allowed, on leash at all times and owner clean-up required

Top Sponsors (Thank you!) 

  •  Methodist Hospital Richardson
  • PSA Murphy- Sponsored by Coca-Cola
  • Farmers Electric Cooperative
  • Murphy Road Animal Hospital
  • Murphy Dental and Implant Center
  • F45 Training at Breckenridge Park
  • Garland Elks Lodge 1984 (Beverage Tent)
  • Pet Suites Murphy
  • Murphy Chamber of Commerce

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