Cobden, IL Peach Fest kicks off - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Cobden, IL Peach Fest kicks off

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Now is the time to celebrate the peach in Cobden, Illinois.

The Cobden Peach Festival is an annual tradition in downtown Cobden, the home of the Appleknockers.

The fun began on Friday, August 5 in Cobden Park. There was karaoke, a DJ and carnival rides.

On Saturday, Aug. 6 at 7:30 a.m. there will be a 5K and one of the biggest draws is the Peach Fest Parade.

The parade starts at 4:30 p.m. in downtown Cobden.

Whether you just like peaches and cream and peach cobbler, or the musical entertainment, and if you want to see who will be crowned Peach Queen, the Peach Festival has something for everyone.

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