Hell Hole Swamp Festival 2022

We are so excited to say that we are going back to the original date of our festival this year.  The 51st Annual Hell Hole Swamp Festival will be on May 7th at the Jamestown Recreation Park in Jamestown. Our festivities promise to be a weekend full of entertainment for the whole family.  We will kick the weekend off Friday night, May 6th from 6 - 10 PM with an "Anything Goes" cooking competition in place of our usual BBQ cook-off.  This year we wanted to give everyone the opportunity to get out and be competitive so we added a 5K race to our already famous 10K Gator Run & Walk Race which will be Saturday, May 7th, the 5K race will start at 8:05 AM while the 10K race will start at 8:00 AM. 
Parade starts at 10:30 pm, we will have a Silent Auction, legs contest and back by popular demand will be our famous children's tobacco spitting contest.  We will also have several Food trucks, craft vendors, a mechanical bull and a kids play area with amusement rides.  There will be live music, 50 plus local craft vendors, great food, AND much more. Free admission. Hours: 10am-6pm.  There will be something fun for everyone including your pets.

May 7, 2022

Hell Hole Swamp Festival Parade

We are currently accepting application for our parade which is free for all to participate in. For more details on how to register please click the Read More button below

Hell Hole Swamp Festival Parade

May 7, 2022

Hell Hole Swamp Vendors

We are currently accepting applications for arts and craft vendors and other non-food related vendors. Our food vendor spots are full. For more details on how to register
to become a vendor, please click the Read More button below

Hell Hole Swamp Vendors

May 7, 2022

Hell Hole Gator Walk & Run 5K/10K

We are currently accepting applications to our Hell Hole Gator Run & Walk. For more details on how to register, please click the Read More button below

Hell Hole Gator Walk & Run 5K/10K

May 6, 2022

"Anything Goes - Sweet & Savory" cooking Competition

We are currently accepting pre-registration for our "Anything Goes - Sweet & Savory" cook-off. For more details on how to register, please click the Read More button below

"Anything Goes - Sweet & Savory" cooking Competition

May 1, 2022

Hell Hole Swamp Festival Opening Ceremony

Opening Ceremony is a community wide church gathering for the kick-off to the Annual Hell Hole Swamp Festival which is the following weekend.

Hell Hole Swamp Festival Opening Ceremony

Apr 30, 2022

Hell Hole Swamp Beauty Pageant

We are currently accepting applications to our Hell Hole Beauty Pageant. For more details on how to register, please click the Read More button below

Hell Hole Swamp Beauty Pageant