International Dogwood Festival

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Activities and Zones

Bouncing in the Kidz ZoneAt the International Dogwood Festival, we have activities to for everyone in the family.

Kidz Zone

Looking for a fun afternoon with your kids? Check out the Kidz Zone for games, performances, a petting zoo, and much more. Read more.

Rain Teen Zone

Come by Friday night and all day/evening on Saturday for a special area just for teens. The Rain Teen Zone features games, concessions and entertainment. Read more.


Join us on the square at 7:00 on Friday night for the Dogwood Festival Parade! If you would like to participate in the parade, please contact the Franklin County Kiwanis Club.

Car Show

The annual Dogwood Festival Car Show will be held on Saturday at the old FCHS football field. There will be several award categories and swap meet space is available. Read more.

Corn Hole Tournament

Details Coming Soon

Dog Show

Our annual dog show will be held in the Kidz Zone. We will be handing out several awards in categories like smallest, largest, best trick, best costume, and more. Enter your dog for only $5, or just come out to join us and cheer for your favorite pooch! Read more.

Little League Tournament

The Little League Tournament will be held this spring. Details Coming Soon

Plant Auction

Are you looking for something special for your landscape this spring? Then check out the Manuel Statham Plant Auction. This is an excellent opportunity to buy high quality plant material grown by local nursery producers. You will typically find a good selection of traditional woody ornamentals, along with some rare and new plant specimens – some steep in Franklin County heritage. Read more.

Soccer Tournament

The Dogwood Festival Soccer Tournament will be held in the fall. Details Coming Soon

Tractor Show

Details Coming Soon