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Planning begins for Fourth of July events
Houston County Courier - June 2009
The Crockett Downtown Beautification Corporation (CDBC) is gearing up for the annual Fourth of July Parade and festivities to be held on Saturday, July 4 at 10 a.m. on the Crockett square.
Individuals interested in participating in the homemade ice cream and fruit pie contests need to have their items checked in by 8:30 a.m. in front of the Moosehead Café.
Entry forms for the pie and ice cream must also be received no later than 8:30 a.m. on July 4, at the Moosehead Café.
Children interested in participating in the bicycle-decorating contest should meet at the Crockett Bank parking lot on East Goliad Avenue at 9 a.m.
Float participants need to meet at the First Baptist Church at 9 a.m.
The parade starts at 10 a.m.
First, second and third place winners of the pie, ice cream, bike decorating and floats contest will be announced on the eastside of the courthouse after the parade. Prizes will be awarded.
CDBC will have free games set up in the parking lot adjacent to the Moosehead Café.
There will also be a concession stand with hotdogs and cold drinks.
CDBC looks forward to seeing everyone on July 4.
For additional information call Patsy Barney at 546-6757 or Cathy Minchew at 222-3232.