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The Lawson Picnic is an annual tradition dating back to 1902, so we are celebrating 120 years in 2022!! This year’s event will include annual favorites such as the carnival, vendors, food vendors, live entertainment, a car show, contests and more.

The Lawson Park Board oversees the planning and implementation of the Picnic. You can follow our Facebook page for more information and updates on the Picnic.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS *Subject to change – follow our facebook page for the most recent updates

Thursday, July 7

4-7pm Lawson Farmer’s Market   Pennsylvania Ave.
4-10pm Food Vendors Open   City Park
6-10pm Carnival City Park6-9pm Rotary Bingo   City Park Shelter House

Friday, July 8 
1pm Pitch Tournament 3rd & Ingles (church building)
5-9pm Vendors Open   Pennsylvania Ave.
6-10pm Beer/Wine Shack City Park
6-10pm Carnival City Park
6-9pm Rotary Bingo   City Park Shelter House
7-10pm Marshall Holles Music   City Park Stage

Saturday, July 9
7:30am Fishing Derby   Lawson City Lake
9am Baby Show City Park Stage
9am-1pm Car Show 3rd & Ingles (church building
10am-12pm Music by the Backtracks 3rd & Ingles (church building)
10:30am Pedal Tractor Pull Pennsylvania Ave.
11am-9pm Vendors Open Pennsylvania Ave.
11am-1:30pm Strawberry Festival United Methodist Church
2pm Pitch Tournament 3rd & Ingles (church building)
2pm Gospelaires Band 3rd & Ingles (church building)
5:30pm Rotary Tennis Ball Race   Big Slide
6-10pm Beer/Wine Shack City Park 
6-10pm Carnival City Park
6-9pm Rotary Bingo   City Park Shelter House
7-10pm Brand X Band   City Park Stage