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Marshall County’s Old Settlers Celebration

Marshall County's Old Settlers 143rd Celebration Lacon, IL Routes 17 & 26 (downtown Lacon) August 22nd - 25th 2013

This Year's Theme.… "Fins, Fur & Feathers"

2013 Schedule

Friday August 23rd

Courthouse Stage

6:00pm - Opening Ceremony

6:00pm - Jazzercise

6:30pm - Kids Dance (entry form)

6:45pm - Junior King & Queen (entry form)

7:15pm - Comedy Hypnosis by Cheryl

8:30pm - Not So Newlywed Game

Thursday August 22nd

Courthouse Stage

6:00pm - Kids Dance (entry form)

6:15pm - Magic byYort

Teen Night

(Sponsored by Knights of Columbus)

7:00pm - Heath and Greg

8:00pm - The Siamese Connection

Saturday August 24th

7:15am - Flag Raising (Courthouse Lawn)

7:30am - 5k & 10k Run/Walk (Courthouse) (entry form)

8:45am - Toddler Trot (entry form)

9:00am - 5:00pm - Craft Show (Courthouse Lawn) (entry form)

10:00am - Kiddie Parade (5th St.)

10:30am - Scavenger Hunt Flyer Pick Up (Courthouse Stage)

10:30am - Kiddie Water Fight (5th St.)

11:30am - Kiddie Tractor Pull (5th St.)

11:30am - Chalk Drawing Contest (5th St.)

2:00pm - Grand Parade (5th St.) (entry form)

3:00pm -6:00pm - Make Me Pretty Face Painter(Courthouse)

5:00pm -8:00pm - Cruise In (5th St.) (flyer)

Courthouse Stage

4:00pm - Julie K - Big Music for Little Hearts

5:00pm - Parade Winners Announced

6:00pm - Kids Dance (entry form)

6:15pm - Lacon Idol (entry form)

Sunday August 25th

10:00 am - Lacon-Sparland All Church Service

                              (Johnson’s Grove Park - Bring Lawn Chairs)

1:00 pm - Sand Volleyball Tournament (click for flyer)

Old Settler’s Beer Garden

(Sponsored by Cargill, TNT Electric & Bade Builders)

Friday 6:00pm - 1:00am

7:00pm -9:00pm - Live Broadcast by 97.3 River County                                           (register to win Keith Urban tickets)

9:00pm - 1:00am - Joe Stamm and the 26ers

Saturday 1:00pm - 1:00am

3:00pm - Old Settler’s Bags Tournament

                      (registration begins at 1:00pm) (click for entry form)

7:00pm -10:00pm - Sonic Rockford DJ Service

10:00pm - 1:00am - Bent Fender

All Weekend Events

Zieler Amusements Carnival

5:00pm -9:00pm - Thursday (wristband night)

5:00pm - 10:00pm - Friday

12:00pm -10:00pm - Saturday

5:00pm - 10:00pm - Friday

Window Displays

Thursday - Saturday - Downtown Merchants

Art & Photography Show
(lower level First National Bank)

10:00am - 8:00pm - Thursday

10:00am - 8:00pm - Friday

Historical Society Display

10:00am - 2:00pm - Saturday

Old Settlers Rendezvous

(Johnson’s grove Park)

9:00am - 6:00pm - Saturday

9:00am - 3:00pm - Sunday

Events and Times are subject to change.

For more information

Marshall County Old Settlers Association: 309-246-8613

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