Eva Frontier Days
Ages Festival is Appropriate For
Appropriate for all ages
Tucked away off of Interstate 65 between Huntsville and Birmingham is the town of Eva that loves to hold a celebration featuring old-fashioned fun. Eva Frontier Days attracts thousands of visitors to the community for a week-long celebration offering wholesome family-friendly entertainment where events include a greased pig chase, a frog jumping contest, a parade, antique tractors, a hayride, and much more.
The weeklong celebration kicks off on Saturday with a bluegrass festival. The popular hayride hits the streets on Tuesday beginning at the Eva Saddle Club Arena off of Frost Road north of Eva at 6:30 p.m. Cost is $1 per person and includes a free hotdog and drink. Eva Baptist Church hosts a Community Hymn Book Singing on Thursday and the public is also invited to Music on the Square in downtown Eva Friday evening.
The fun continues on Saturday beginning at 9 a.m. with a craft show, games and activities, and an Antique Tractor Show. At 10:30 a.m., the baking contest gets underway, followed by a parade at 11 a.m., live entertainment at 12:30 and 2:30 p.m., and a pig calling contest at 3 p.m. The day wraps up at the ball fields with the frog jumping contest at 4 p.m. followed by the greased pig chase at 5 p.m.
Proceeds from Eva Frontier Days benefit the Eva Art Guild.