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Labor Day Celebration Weekend Schedule of Events
Saturday, August 30, 2014
12:00 P.M.- Carnival Opens:
12:00 P.M. -Tenth Annual Co-Ed 16" softball tournament begins
At Village Park
1:00-3:00 P.M. Herscher Area Historical Society Museum Open
2:00- 6:00 P.M.- Small Petting Zoo -behind Village Hall
Sunday, August 31, 2014
12:00 P.M. Tenth Annual Co-Ed 16 inch Softball Tournament
Continues at Village Park
12:00 P.M. Carnival Opens:
1:00 -3:00 P.M. Herscher Area Historical Society Museum Open
2:00-6:00 P.M.- Small Petting Zoo -behind Village Hall
6:00 P.M. 33rd Annual running of the Herscher Hare and Tortoise Race
(5-K run and 2 Mile Fun Walk)- Starts at Herscher High School Football Field
(A tradition started when Herscher celebrated its 100 Birthday in 1982!)
Monday, September 1, 2014
9:00 A.M.-3:00 P.M. Arts/ Crafts/Cash & Carry Show and Hidden Treasure Show
State Bank of Herscher Parking Lot.
10:30 A.M. Grand Parade-Featuring:
HHS Marching Band, Olivet Nazarene University Marching Band, Floats,
Horses, Antique Vehicles, Farm Equipment, Marching Units, etc
Grand Marshal: Thelma Webber
11:30 A.M. Grand Dinner- Served at Herscher High School Cafeteria by :
St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church, Serving: “Herscher style” BBQ
Chicken, Potato, Coleslaw or Applesauce, Dinner Roll, Drink and Dessert.
12:00 P.M. Carnival Opens
12:00 P.M. Tenth Annual Co-Ed 16 inch Softball Tournament continues
At Village Park
1:00-3:00 P.M. Herscher Area Historical Society Tent in Village Park:
Historic Art in the Park -Teacher, Sarah Hemenover from
HHS and Herscher High School students will be available
to teach children how to draw.
Afternoon Entertainment(All on Stage in Village Park)
1:00 P.M. Herscher H.S. Marching Band - Fall Show Preview
1:30 P.M. Anita Reno- singing Country
2:15 P.M. Limestone Middle School Orchestra
3:00 P.M. Acoustic Avenue
4:15 P.M. Herscher High School Opening Act/Class Act Show Choirs
5:00 P.M. Menagerie Quartet
5:30 P.M. 2013 Herscher Labor Day Idol 2 place Winner- Brian Kirkpatrick nd
6:15 P.M. Herscher Labor Day 2014 Idol Contest-Ages 8-17 and 18 and older
Also: 1:00 P.M. Kiddie Tractor Pull at Village Park
1:00 P.M. 3 Point Shootout- Basketball Court(After Parade)
4:00 P.M. Punt, Pass and Kick- Village Park
All Day In Village Park: Concession stands, Game Booths
Bingo(1PM - 3PM-Legion Community Center)
Beer Stand Open: Saturday, August 30, 2014 12:00 Noon -12:00 P.M.
(Featuring: D.J. Big )
Open: Sunday, August 31, 2014 12 Noon - 12 P.M.
(Featuring the Band: The Todd Hazelrigg Band )
Open: Monday, September 1, 2014 12 Noon - 9 P.M.
(Times may be subject to change based on weather or delays)
Other events may be added as they become available.
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