Pekin Fourth of July Celebration

Thursday, July 4th
10:00 a.m. til 10:00 p.m. Food available at the Park.
10:00 a.m. PARADE – Sandi  Ison, Family, & Friends Coordinator
Grand Marshal -  Frank Anderson
10:00 a.m. til Close.  Artisan Market & Flea Market
10:00 a.m. til 10:00 p.m.  Derby City Amusements, Rides and Games,  Bungi Jump  
11:00 a.m. til 3:00 p.m. - Borden Lions Club Fish Fry

Park Stage Events for July 4th, 2013
12:30 p.m.  Presentation of “Colors” – Pekin American Legion Post 203
Invocation by Brent Donahue – Martinsburg Church of Christ
Star Spangled Banner  by Chelsey Brewer
Pledge of Allegiance by Larry Elliott as Abraham Lincoln & Special Presentation
Reading of the Declaration of Independence by Zach Jacobs, Eastern High School Valedictorian
Back Home Again in Indiana by Chelsey Brewer
Welcome by Anita Temple, Pekin Community Betterment Committee
1:00 p.m. Antique Cars at the Park
1:00 p.m. Antique Tractors at the Park
1:00 p.m. Horseshoe Pitching Contest at the Park
1:00 p.m. Prince/Princess Contest  - Shari Dalton – Coordinator
1:45 p.m. Dollars for Scholars of Eastern High School, Ray Ramsey & Joy Gore
2:30 p.m. Queen Contest – Pekin 4th of July Queen - Darlene Hall – Coordinator
3:30 p.m. Queen for 2013 Announcement
4:00p.m.  Gill’s Grove Presentation – Alan Bishop
4:15 p.m. New World Record Event on stage by Spoon Man & Family & Grease Gravy     Sound by David Carty Productions
5:30 p.m. Special Thanks by Anita Temple, President, PCBO
6:00 p.m. WLSM Karoke – Texas Country Showdown on stage

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Event date: 07-04-2013 12:00 am
Event End Date: 07-04-2013 12:00 am
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