Edwardsville's AutumnFest going on soon

Triston Owen, 4, of Turner, paints a pumpkin Saturday during Edwardsville AutumnFest. Enlarge photo

September 1, 2011

Edwardsville’s annual citywide festival, AutumnFest, will be Sept. 16 and 17 in downtown Edwardsville.

The event, now in its 22nd year and sponsored by the Bonner Springs-Edwardsville Area Chamber of Commerce, will include 40 vendor booths, a parade, car show, Kansas City Barbecue Society-sanctioned barbecue contest, live music, a children’s carnival and the annual Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast.

A booth registration form can be found on the chamber website,

More information about the festival can be found online next week and in the Sept. 8 issue of The Chieftain.

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