45th Annual Selma Railroad Days Festival
Friday, October 2
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. - Neuse River Valley Model Railroad Club model train display at Selma Historic Union Depot
5:00 p.m. - Selma Firefighters Association BBQ Cook-Off begins. On Selma F.D. grounds at the corner of Webb and Waddell Streets
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. - Chew Chew Food Truck Rodeo corner of Webb and Waddell Streets
** Featuring ___? ___ live on stage and the Beer Garden
Saturday, October 3
7:00 a.m. - Selma Firefighters Association BBQ Cook-Off judging begins. On Selma F.D. grounds at the corner of Webb and Waddell Streets. Plates for sale immediately following judging.
8:30 a.m. - Selma Railroad Run presented by the My Kid's Club Serving Johnston County
9:00 a.m. - Neuse River Valley Model Railroad Club model train display at Selma Historic Union Depot
10:00 a.m. - Mascot Race -- (In front of Town Hall on Raiford Street) -- Watch your favorite area mascots from local schools, businesses and restaurants compete in a "Best Swagger" dance off followed by the 100-yard dash in full costume. Reigning champion, South Smithfield Elementary's Hector the Dolphin will defend his title against the following:
Muddy Mudcat, Wool E. Bull, Chick-fil-A Cow, Food Lion Lion, Selma Elementary School Yellow Jacket, Selma Middle School to name just a few.
Should be hilariously good fun to watch -- don't miss out.
10:30 a.m. - Selma Railroad Day Parade Begins
10:00 a.m. - Kids Zone Opens (Railroad and Raiford Streets)
$5 unlimited bounce wristband
12:00 p.m. Selma Railroad Day Festival Opening Ceremonies (Main Stage)
12:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. - Live Entertainment on 2 stages (see below for stage schedules)
12:45 p.m. & 6:45 p.m. - The Rudy Theater Presents the Country Music Jubilee Show Live@ The Rudy
All Day (10:00a.m. - 5:00 p.m.) - Vendors, Model Train Display, Tour the Caboose at the Depot and much, much more!
Live Entertainment on 2 Different Stages:
Main Stage - Located Near Mitchener Station on Railroad Street
- 12:00 PM - 2:00PM
- 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Please check back as updates to the 2020 Railroad Days Festival will appear here.
Questions? Please contact Selma Parks and Recreation Department at 919-975-1411