The 2014 Nicholson Daisy Festival is coming up Friday and Saturday at the park near the amphitheater. No festival activities are planned for Sunday, this year.
The event will begin with a cakewalk at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, followed by entertainment by Ricky Fitzpatrick at 8 p.m. Those events all take place at the amphitheater.
Food booths and arts and crafts booths will also be open.
On Saturday, festivities begin with a parade at 10 a.m., followed in the amphitheater by the East Jackson Performers at 11 a.m.; East Jackson Band at noon; Mark Garrison at 1:30 p.m.; Commerce School of Dance at 2:30 p.m.; games and a cakewalk at 4 p.m.; and Atlanta Highway Band at 7:30 p.m. The booths will be open all day.
Ball tournaments will be taking place at the East Jackson fields during the Daisy Festival.