Friday, 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 –  World War II Veterans

10:00 a.m. til Close.  Artisian Market & Flea Market

10:00 a.m. til 10:00 p.m.  Derby City Amusements, Rides and GamesBungi Jump

11:00 a.m. til 3:00 p.m. – Borden Lions Club Fish Fry

Park Stage Events for July 4th, 2014

12:30 p.m.  Presentation of “Colors” – Pekin American Legion Post 203

Invocation by Shane Morgan – Blue River Baptist Church

Star Spangled Banner by Evan Hedrick

Pledge of Allegiance by Pekin American Legion Post 203

Reading of the Declaration of Independence

By Abigail McClellan & Nancy Dalton, Eastern High School Valedictorians’

Back Home Again in Indiana – Music by David Carty

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 Sponsored by Loy & Fordyce, Inc.

1:00 p.m. Prince/Princess Contest  – Shari Dalton – Coordinator

1:45 p.m. Dollars for Scholars of Eastern High School, Joy Gore & Terry Thixton

2:30 p.m. Queen Contest – Pekin 4th of July Queen – Darlene Hall – Coordinator

3:30 p.m. Queen for 2014 Announcement

4:00 p.m. Special Thanks by Anita Temple, President, PCBO 2014

6:00 p.m. Jim Smoak, Bluegrass Music

7:00 p.m. Janet Hattabaugh Shubert & Barry Hattabaugh

8:00 p.m.  Josh Glauber and Holley Jackson

Saturday, July 5th

7-8:00 a.m.  Registration – 8:00a.m. Start 5K RUN/WALK Event at Pekin Park

9:00 a.m.     3 on 3 Hoopfest by New Beginnings Baptist and Pekin United Methodists            Church Youth Groups !   Pekin Park Basketball Court

9:00 a.m. Artisian Market & Flea Market Open all Day

10:00 a.m. til 8:00 p.m. – Derby City Amusements, Rides & Food, Bunji Jump

11:00 a.m.  Baby Contest – Registration 10:00 to 10:45 Park Shelter house.

1:00 p.m. til 4:00 p.m.  IDOL CONTEST  at the Park Stage

Sound by David Carty Productions


8:00 P.M. EVENT ENDS FOR 2014