Fayette’s Bull Thistle Arts Festival is coming Saturday, August 2, 2014. There will be a parade at 11:00AM with an opening ceremony for park activities following at 12:30PM. Visit the Bean Creek Community Arts Tent as well as the Petting Zoo. There will be a Bull Thistle judging at 1:00PM and arm wrestling contests all day. Emcee Steve Snider will be providing entertainment with Mustard’s Retreat from 1:00 to 2:00PM and Magic by Jeff Wawrzaszek from 2:00 to 3:00PM. Chicken BBQ, Milk Shakes, Lemonade, Bull Thistle Burgers, Corn on the Cob, and Fried Pickles will be available. Phantom Fireworks will be at Harrison Lake State Park at dusk. On Sunday, August 3, 2014, Community Church Service will be held in Normal Grove at 11:00AM. A community potluck will take place after the service.