2012 Porter Harvest Festival

Thank you from the Harvest Festival Committee for all of the support offered by the community and other attendees from far and away, you make all of the time and effort we put into Harvest Festival well worth it!


Are you interested in assisting in the planning of Harvest Festival, or do you have suggestions or event ideas? Contact Josh Sumption with your feedback or to volunteer.



Full Bill of Events from 2012



The Medallion Hunt

The Medallion was found on Tuesday under the bouncing dog ride in the park. Congratulations to Megan Jelen & Ivan Villasana on finding the 2012 Porter Harvest Festival Medallion. Megan and Ivan win the $50 prize!



-Porter Harvest Festival 2010 Results-

King and Queen

King Dick and Queen Rose Anderson

King and Queen



North vs. South Community Rivalry Softball Game

The South Rises Again and Wins



Lawn Mower Poker Run Results

1st Place: Danny Anderson

2nd Place: Devin Sumption

3rd Place: Adam Stoks


Best of Show: Jared Lipinski



5K Run Results

2012 5K Run/Walk Results (pdf)



Pedal Tractor Pull

Wow, over 60 kids ages 3 to 12 participated!!

Age 3 & 4 Group

1st Dyllon Christianson

2nd Mason Merritt

3rd Belle Hulzebos

Age 5 & 6 Group

1 - Gavin Noyes

2 - Braelyn Merritt

3 - Brady Hulzebos

Age 7 & 8 Group

1 - Caden Jordahl

2 - Morgan Noyes

3 - Johanna Hanson

Age 9 & 10 Group

1 - Shane Noyes

2 - Jake Wagner

3 - Tony DeSmet

Age 11 & 12 Group

 1 - Josh Hanson

2 - Denver Noyes

3 - Carter Wente



Porter Survivor- Couples Edition

Champions: Nathan and Angie Hulzebos

Runners Up: Adam and Jill Grengs

Third Place: Tom and Becky Noyes


Our Other Survivor Participants:

Eric & Jessica Dybsetter

 Kim Jelen & Ryan Yost

Porter Businesses will be providing Survivors for next year's event. If you are interested talk to one of our many Porter Business Owners!

Survivor Champions and Runners Up



Tractor Show

Tractor Show Tractor Show


King and Queen's Choice Champion: Bruce Schuler's 1948 H Farmall.


People's Choice Champion: B.J. Schuler's 1958 560 Famall.



Grilling Competition

101 total voting plates tallied!

Campion: Brian Mamer

2nd: Carter Wente

3rd: Donald Verschelde

Winners of the Grilling Competition received a $75, $50 and $25 gift certificate respectively to Moberg Meat Center in Canby.


Grilling Competition Winners



Wood Bat Softball Tournament (8 teams total)

Champions: CutLoose Lounge

2nd Vlamink Electric

3rd Chanel Seeds

4th Mortgage Capital

Consolation Bednar Farms

Cut Loose
1st Place: Cut Loose Lounge
Vlaminck Electric
2nd Place: Vlaminck Electric
Bednar Farms
Consolation: Bednar Farms
Beer Trophy
Beer Drinking Trophy: Cut Loose Lounge



Notable Statistics

251 hungry people were fed at the Omelet Feed Saturday Morning in a benefit for the Porter Hall


Over 70 kids participated in the Porter Kid's Carnival on Saturday and over 35 participated in the Kid's Dance at the Porter Hall Saturday Night!


180 people were served Friday night at the Porter Development Supper to Benefit the Porter Development Corporation


For the first time in memory, the concession stand ran out of food at 3:00 Sunday afternoon


18 kegs of beer were consumed at the Porter Park Beer Garden


The Flag in James Schoneman Memorial Park was Donated and flown in Memory of Mildred Schoneman for her years of dedication to the community and Porter Harvest Festival


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