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Don’t forget your dancing shoes as you head to downtown Mount Olive Saturday, April 29th. The Pickle Festival will have 3 different entertainment stages with lineups that will keep everyone pleased. From musical acts to dancing groups and even a praise stage, there is truly something that will pique anyone’s interests. Here’s what you can expect: 

Main Stage 

Sponsored by 107.9 WNCT, the main stage has four bands lined up to play all day from 9am to 6pm. Beginning at 9am, Steel County Express will be rocking out and ensures to deliver a high energy show. Southbound 85, a band that plays great country music that people love dancing to, will play from 11:20am to 1:20pm. Next up, festivalgoers can enjoy a variety of music from classics to top 40 hits from U.B.U. Finally Andrew Salgado, who has performed and collaborated with artists like Carrie Underwood, Eli Young Band, and Toby Keith will wrap up the festival with a country show. 

Praise Stage 

Presented by WFMC and, the Praise Stage will have guests and speakers on stage throughout the entire day of the Pickle Festival. The MOFPHC Praise Band will perform from 11:00 a.m. to 11:45, in addition to other groups and individuals speaking on different topics. See the full lineup here (link). 

Dance Stage 

This year, the Mount Olive Tribune is sponsoring the Dancers stage and we’ve got quite a lineup appearing on this stage! Dance groups and companies from near and far of all ages and types will be performing throughout the day. We’ll have performances from Kelly Gallagher Irish Dancers, the Wyldepine Players, the Center Stage Theater, and the Floor Takers Nu Generation. This stage will feature dancers, actors, and performers of all kinds. The NC Pickle Princess Court will also be presented on this stage at 11:30 a.m. For performance times, click here

With performances scheduled throughout the entire day, pickles are not the only thing to keep festivalgoers occupied this year. Come sing along, dance, and praise your way through the day on April 29th! We cannot wait to see you there.

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