Delta flocks together for Chicken Fest


Steve Raker, 2021 Citizen of the Year, walks in the Chicken Festival parade on Saturday.

Steve Raker, 2021 Citizen of the Year, walks in the Chicken Festival parade on Saturday.


Drew Stambaugh | AIM Media Midwest

The chicken hands out high fives at the Chicken Festival.


Drew Stambaugh | AIM Media Midwest

Fulton County 4-H Dog Ambassador Kaden Bergstedt rides in the parade.


Drew Stambaugh | AIM Media Midwest

The Goats and Udder Things float heads down Taylor Street.


Drew Stambaugh | AIM Media Midwest

The Delta Assembly of God parade entry heads down the street. It received a third place award.


Drew Stambaugh | AIM Media Midwest

The Delta Chicken Festival parade begins.


Drew Stambaugh | AIM Media Midwest

Kids enjoy farm animals at the festival.


Drew Stambaugh | AIM Media Midwest

Vendors are lined up ready to start Saturday.


Drew Stambaugh | AIM Media Midwest

Steve Raker, 2021 Citizen of the Year, walks in the Chicken Festival parade on Saturday.

The chicken hands out high fives at the Chicken Festival.

Fulton County 4-H Dog Ambassador Kaden Bergstedt rides in the parade.

The Goats and Udder Things float heads down Taylor Street.

The Delta Assembly of God parade entry heads down the street. It received a third place award.

The Delta Chicken Festival parade begins.

Kids enjoy farm animals at the festival.

Vendors are lined up ready to start Saturday.

Steve Raker, 2021 Citizen of the Year, walks in the Chicken Festival parade on Saturday.
https://www.fcnews.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/45/2021/07/web1_Raker.jpgSteve Raker, 2021 Citizen of the Year, walks in the Chicken Festival parade on Saturday. Drew Stambaugh | AIM Media Midwest

The chicken hands out high fives at the Chicken Festival.
https://www.fcnews.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/45/2021/07/web1_Chicken-High-5.jpgThe chicken hands out high fives at the Chicken Festival. Drew Stambaugh | AIM Media Midwest

Fulton County 4-H Dog Ambassador Kaden Bergstedt rides in the parade.
https://www.fcnews.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/45/2021/07/web1_Dog-ambassador.jpgFulton County 4-H Dog Ambassador Kaden Bergstedt rides in the parade. Drew Stambaugh | AIM Media Midwest

The Goats and Udder Things float heads down Taylor Street.
https://www.fcnews.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/45/2021/07/web1_ChickenParade4.jpgThe Goats and Udder Things float heads down Taylor Street. Drew Stambaugh | AIM Media Midwest

The Delta Assembly of God parade entry heads down the street. It received a third place award.
https://www.fcnews.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/45/2021/07/web1_ChickenParade6.jpgThe Delta Assembly of God parade entry heads down the street. It received a third place award. Drew Stambaugh | AIM Media Midwest

The Delta Chicken Festival parade begins.
https://www.fcnews.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/45/2021/07/web1_ChickenParade1.jpgThe Delta Chicken Festival parade begins. Drew Stambaugh | AIM Media Midwest

Kids enjoy farm animals at the festival.
https://www.fcnews.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/45/2021/07/web1_Peting-zoo-chicken.jpgKids enjoy farm animals at the festival. Drew Stambaugh | AIM Media Midwest

Vendors are lined up ready to start Saturday.
https://www.fcnews.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/45/2021/07/web1_Chicken-fest-vendor.jpgVendors are lined up ready to start Saturday. Drew Stambaugh | AIM Media Midwest