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Garrett County 150th Community Celebration

September 17 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Garrett County 150th Community Celebration

Celebrating 150 Years of Connecting Communities!

Join for the official community celebration of the sesquicentennial, or 150th anniversary, series of events to commemorate the incorporation of Garrett County on December 4, 1872.

All are welcome at this FREE event featuring local music, history, food, and community!

HISTORY WALK
Area state parks, our incorporated towns, and businesses with a robust Garrett County history will share their stories.

PERFORMANCES & LOCAL MUSIC
Performers will bring important Garrett County moments, characters, and music to the present-day stage.

INTERACTIVE EXHIBITS
Share Garrett County connections through genealogy activities, agriculture demonstrations, a car show, local food, artwork displays, community conversations & more!

FOOD VENDORS
Enjoy local treats throughout the day! Receive two coupons for free food (from our non-profit partners) compliments of the GC Commissioners.
EVENT SCHEDULE:
10:00 am
Welcome, Dignitaries speak
11:00 am
Cake Cutting, Presented by County Commissioners
11:30 am
Bell Ringing Ceremony, Signing of the Constitution
12:00 pm
Agriculture activities and demonstrations, Quonset Hut
12:00 pm
Story Telling with local historians, 4H Hall
1:00pm
Buffalo Run, Main Stage Outside
1:30pm
Women’s Monologs, Presented by AAUW
2:00pm
John W Garrett speaks, performed by Albert Feldstein, Ag Hall stage
2:30pm
The Terah Crawford Band, Main Stage Outside
3:00pm
Story Telling with local historians, 4H Hall
3:30pm
Our Town Theatre, “Keepsakes”, Ag Heritage Hall
4:00pm
Aurora Celtic, Main Stage Outside
4:00pm
Robotics Presentation, Ag Heritage Hall
All Day:
Car Show and Competition – Vote for your favorites! Top Parking Lot
Antique Tractor Display – Lower Field, By Horse Barn
History Walk – Ag Heritage Hall
Commissioned Art Display
Non Profit and Community Organizations – Quonset Hut

More information can be found on www.Garrett150.com.

Details

Date:
September 17
Time:
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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