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Students saddened by Fall Fest cancellation

With the cancellation of the Fall Festival, the half-pot booths stand empty at the corner of St. Joseph Avenue and the Lloyd Expressway .
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Kenzie Clayton, Staff Writer

October 8, 2020

One of the biggest events in Evansville, the Fall Festival which annually attracts 200,000 people each year is canceled. Due to the sheer size of the event, proper safety procedures would be difficult to enforce with festival chairman Ed Dietz said, “We want to make sure we’re providing a go...

Fall Festival worth sacrifice

Members of Delta Zeta stand in front of their booth, the only pink painted booth at Fall Fest. The university Greek Life are just a few of the organizations that participate in the popular Evansville event.

Sarah Rogers, Features Editor

September 26, 2017

  During Fall Fest, Nathan Popp skips all his classes. The junior economics major is the chairman for Phi Delta Theta’s Fall Festival booth and said, being the chairman, he is pretty much forced to miss school during that week. The West Side Nut Club will be hosting the 96th annu...

92nd Annual Fall Festival brings thrill to Franklin Street

92nd Annual Fall Festival brings thrill to Franklin Street

Ariana Beedie

October 1, 2013

This year’s Fall Festival will feature 126 food booths which gives festival goers a lot of fried options, and booth owners a lot of money making possibilities. The oldest booth, the Ultimate Nutty Bar, is the only one still left that’s an actual profit booth, and has been around since the early ...

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