July 4 – Sunday
Pioneer Fourth Celebration, 10AM-3PM
Elbert County Museum Grounds
Each year the Elbert County Historical Society’s annual Pioneer Fourth Celebration is held on the museum grounds in Kiowa. The day is filled with fun family events that include an Open House of the Elbert County Museum, a pie baking contest and auction, live music, silent auction, watermelon eating contest, and kid’s games.
Pie Baking Contest Guidelines.
The Pie Baking Contest takes place in front of the museum under the pines trees, with a $50 first place prize for adults (21 and older) and $25 first place prize for kids (20 and younger).