Every second weekend of June,we have what we call Prospecter's weekend. We have a parade and a lot of food booths and other booths selling things. It's just a couple of days of fun. Question Who's Online | Find Members | Private Messages
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Does your town celebrate any special days the same time every year?
Every second weekend of June,we have what we call Prospecter`s weekend. We have a parade and a lot of food booths and other booths selling things. It`s just a couple of days of fun.


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17 yrs ago, 1 mos ago - Thursday 6/24/04 - 9:30:28 PM EST (GMT-5)
no holidays or anything like that, but we have the custer street fair. that's really cool and rather big.
17 yrs ago, 1 mos ago - Thursday 6/24/04 - 9:44:27 PM EST (GMT-5)
We have a Rose Festival, and that was 2 weeks ago (in June), I think. It has several parades that precede it, and it's televised all over the world. It's been going on here as long as I can remember.
16 yrs ago, 11 mos ago - Tuesday 8/24/04 - 9:04:58 AM EST (GMT-5)
we had a Watermelon Festival every third Saturday in July
16 yrs ago, 11 mos ago - Tuesday 8/24/04 - 3:41:48 PM EST (GMT-5)
No, I wish my town had a special holiday.
16 yrs ago, 11 mos ago - Tuesday 8/24/04 - 3:51:53 PM EST (GMT-5)
We have Nevada Day every year around the time of Halloween.
16 yrs ago, 11 mos ago - Tuesday 8/24/04 - 5:09:56 PM EST (GMT-5)
We have a Canada Day celebration every year on Canada Day.
16 yrs ago, 10 mos ago - Wednesday 9/1/04 - 2:46:03 AM EST (GMT-5)
We have a Celtic Festival because my suburb and the next one over are named after places in Wales.
16 yrs ago, 9 mos ago - Wednesday 10/13/04 - 4:58:07 PM EST (GMT-5)
We have the Blue Crab Festival every year. :P
16 yrs ago, 9 mos ago - Wednesday 10/13/04 - 10:21:20 PM EST (GMT-5)
We have more than one... there's Caribana, Dragon Boat Festival, Gay Pride parade, Santa Claus Parade, Canada Day and those are just off the top of my head.
16 yrs ago, 9 mos ago - Friday 10/15/04 - 11:39:14 PM EST (GMT-5)
yup... it's called Christmas...
16 yrs ago, 8 mos ago - Tuesday 11/16/04 - 3:49:37 PM EST (GMT-5)
The Everglades Seafood Festival, the first weekend in Feb. It's not exactly my town, it's about an hour away, but everyone still goes. LOTS of seafood, carnival rides and craft booths.
16 yrs ago, 7 mos ago - Saturday 12/18/04 - 2:40:41 PM EST (GMT-5)
mINNESOTA sTATE FAIR FRIDLEY 49' DAYS hOPKINS RASBERRY FESTIVAL
16 yrs ago, 6 mos ago - Tuesday 12/28/04 - 10:12:02 AM EST (GMT-5)
My town doesn't, but my neighborhood does...around Christmas there's a party for the kids at a local elementary school, slightly before that there's a party in the evening for the adults at a local golf club, there's a Halloween party/parade every year, a Clam Bake in early September, and an "Opening of the Pool" party in early June.
16 yrs ago, 6 mos ago - Friday 12/31/04 - 10:21:18 AM EST (GMT-5)
smurfman, my high school band (which I was in) got to march in that nationally televised canada day parade, just thought you might want to know

About my town, not really, we are sort of a boring town.

16 yrs ago, 6 mos ago - Tuesday 1/4/05 - 6:54:22 PM EST (GMT-5)
Yes, we have an apple festival.
16 yrs ago, 5 mos ago - Friday 1/28/05 - 5:31:53 PM EST (GMT-5)
There's something weird here called "dweildag" which you could litterally translate to "mop day"...dunno why it's called like that but I know it means that through out the center of the city there are fanfare bands making horrible music very loudly.
I hate this day..
16 yrs ago, 5 mos ago - Friday 1/28/05 - 5:34:55 PM EST (GMT-5)
My town celebrated it's centennial in the 80's - and oddly enough every year after that they have had a big festival.
16 yrs ago, 5 mos ago - Friday 1/28/05 - 5:46:01 PM EST (GMT-5)
We have a Fall Follege Festival every year in the fall, if that counts then yea.
16 yrs ago, 5 mos ago - Sunday 1/30/05 - 3:36:52 PM EST (GMT-5)
Does a fair count? If so then yes.
16 yrs ago, 5 mos ago - Monday 1/31/05 - 11:11:12 AM EST (GMT-5)
we have sawdust days for the 4th of july week.
16 yrs ago, 3 mos ago - Monday 3/28/05 - 1:27:35 AM EST (GMT-5)
we have riverboat days for the fourth of july week
16 yrs ago, 3 mos ago - Wednesday 4/6/05 - 1:51:59 AM EST (GMT-5)
We have the pig fest( annual big, giant bbq; like a holiday for us), we have bullnanza (our annual rodeo again, holiday for us) and then we celebrate when the fair comes... with all of the activites, we celebrate them at school, and also homes get decorated... yes, I live in a redneck town...
16 yrs ago, 3 mos ago - Thursday 4/14/05 - 11:15:22 AM EST (GMT-5)
My town has a birthday party every year.
16 yrs ago, 3 mos ago - Monday 4/18/05 - 4:09:40 AM EST (GMT-5)
We have the freedom festival around the 4th of July each year. The highlight is the Unlimited Hydroplane boat races on the Ohio river.

16 yrs ago, 3 mos ago - Monday 4/18/05 - 4:11:42 AM EST (GMT-5)
We also have the Fall Festival the first full week of October. Over 200 food booths and a bunch of carnival rides.


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