In hopes of cooler weather, the small-town fest happens after Labor Day this year. It kicks off Saturday with the Run for Your Oats 5K, followed by the Grand Parade with special guests. The festival features around 80 vendors, a washer tournament, live music, a kids’ area, bake-off, pet parade, food, drinks, and more. Sunday begins with a church service on the street in downtown Bertram and closes with the Oatmeal Festival Cornhole Tournament.
Sept. 30-Oct. 1. Sat., 8am-10pm; Sun., 10am-4pm