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Vendors, Entertainers, Children’s Attractions to Line Highway 67

September 1, 2011 (Ramona) -- Discount ride tickets for the inaugural Fall Festival at Ramona United Methodist Church (http://ramonaumc.org) are now on sale outside Albertsons and Stater Bros., RUMC announced. Tickets will be available at both stores from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. from Monday, Aug. 29 through  Saturday, Sept. 3.
The Fall Festival is Sept. 9, 10, and 11. Hours will be 4 p.m.-10 p.m. Friday, noon-10 p.m. Saturday, and noon-5 p.m. Sunday. More than a dozen carnival rides, plus games, food and craft vendors, community displays, musical acts, and a chili cook-off will yield local residents and visitors hours of fun in the church’s front yard off Highway 67 at Dye Road.

Entertainers will include pianist and vocalist Kevin Cavanaugh, who has appeared nationally on VH-1, plays locally in Escondido at The Tango Restaurant and will be debuting songs from his new CD, “Fly Me to the Moon.”

According t
o Carnival Entertainment, more than a dozen carnival rides will be set up along Highway 67, including a Ferris Wheel and thrill rides.

“For little kids, they’ll be the Dragon Wagon, Tubs of Fun, Bumble Bees, Slide, Bounce House,” Carnival said. “Brave youngsters will enjoy the Monster House and the Rockwall and Power Bungee.”

Admission is free. Discount ride ticket sales end 1 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 6. Discount tickets are $12 for 20, a savings of nearly 30% compared to the regular price of $20 for 24 tickets.

Proceeds support RUMC’s local and global missions, including poverty relief, food and health programs and the Little People’s Learning Center, one of Ramona’s leading preschools. More information and chili cook-off registration is available at http://www.ramonaumc.org/fall-festival/
 or by calling (760) 789-7106