2016 Wolcott Summer Festival

We are looking forward to visiting the 48th Annual Wolcott Summer Festival, on Monday, July 4, 2016.

The Annual Wolcott Summer Festival started in 1969 when the town of Wolcott experienced several disastrous fires and some of the citizens pondered on how to perk up the town’s spirit. “Why not a festival like we had in 1961 to celebrate the town’s Centennial.” July 4th was suggested and what would be better than to celebrate our town and the birthday of the United States at our festival. It was done! And Wolcott Summer Festival began…

Visit their Facebook Page at

www.facebook.com/WolcottFestival

Wolcott Festival Website

This annual festival features a classic car and a tractor show, and live music on stage. This year featuring one of my favorite bands, the Groove Catz.

The Groove Catz on stage at Wolcott

General view of the show

A general view of the car show by cjp02 on http://www.flickr.com

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2015 July 4th events

Here are a couple of the many local events, to celebrate July 4th.

7th Annual
Wolcott Summer Festival

Saturday, July 4, 2015

Welcome to the 47th Annual Wolcott Summer Festival. It all started in 1969 when the town of Wolcott experienced several disastrous fires and some of the citizens pondered on how to perk up the town’s spirit. “Why not a festival like we had in 1961 to celebrate the town’s Centennial.” July 4th was suggested and what would be better than to celebrate our town and the birthday of the United States at our festival. It was done! And Wolcott Summer Festival began… http://wolcottfestival.com

July 4 – 47th Annual Wolcott 4th of July Car Show. 308 N Burke. Fee $20. Registration 8am-11am, Special Appointed Judge (not involved in show) 10am, Awards 2pm. Top 30 pre 1980 and Top 10 post 1980. Best of Show Car, Best of Show Truck . Motorcycles welcome. Food and craft vendors, carnival rides, petting zoo, live music, 4th of July parade, and fireworks after dark. For more information contact Steve Scheherhorn (219) 613-4773 http://wolcottfestival.com/

This is a decent car show, and tractor show. They usually have good music, this year they feature the Groove Katz, one of my favorite local bands http://www.groovecatz.com/

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July 4, 2015 – ( New Richmond Indiana ) Hickory Hoosiers and Charioteers will have a show Registration is 10am-1pm Awards Top 25 and Dash plaques Food, games and Fireworks at dusk. Info John Rose 765-362-9497

The firework display is pretty good, for such a small community. https://www.facebook.com/pages/New-Richmond-Fireworks/234028223283593

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And of course, the Covington July 4th Festival is ongoing, see the other post on this site, about the parade https://aroundourarea.wordpress.com/2015/06/26/2015-covington-in-4th-july-parade/

2015 Covington, IN – 4th July Parade

The Annual parade, held in Covington, Indiana, as a part of the 4th of July celebrations, will be on Friday July 3rd, 2015.

The line up will be at 4:00PM, at the Covington High School parking lot, with the parade itself, beginning at 5:00PM.

Parade Route:

Proceed down 5th street (south) to Liberty St. 

Turns right (west) and goes to 4th St.

Turns right (north) and proceeds to the park

Rain Date: July 4th 

Line up at 3pm 

Parade at 4pm

http://covingtonfourthofjuly.org/parade-entry-form.html

Fire engine, formerly serving the Covington, Indiana Volunteer Fire Department

Fire engine, formerly serving the Covington, Indiana Volunteer Fire Department

2012 Spirit of Monticell Festival

Tomorrow, Sunday July 29th, 2102, there will be a car show in downtown Monticello, Indiana, part of the Spirit of Monticello Festival.

The Festival runs Friday through Sunday, with a cruise in, Saturday evening.

For further details see http://spiritofmonticello.org/

See you there?

UPDATE 7-30-2912 12:40AM

The pictures are uploading to flickr, see them at http://cjp02.com/

1973 Chevy Nova

 

2012 Rock Point Church, Crawfordsville IN, car show

Today, Saturday July 28th, 2012, there is a car show at the Rock Point Church, in Crawfordsville Indiana.

Registration 8 to 12

The Rock Point church is at 429 CR 150S, near the corner of US 47.
See you there?

 

UPDATE 7-28-12 9:37 PM

The pictures are uploading to flickr as I type this, you can see them HERE

 

2012 Pine Village Summerfest

Today, Saturday July 21st is the Summerfest, at Pine Village in Indiana. Events include a car show, at the town park, and a town wide rummage sale. See you there?

Update 7/21/12 6:30 PM

The pictures are uploading as I type this

Check them out at cjp02.com

 

2012 Montgomery County 4H fair car show

Today, Sunday July 15th, the Montgomery county 4H Fair is on at the fairground in Crawfordsville, IN.

Part of that is a car show, from 3PM until 7PM, with prizes at 7:30PM

See you there?

UPDATE 7-15-2012 8:30PM

I made it the fair, took pictures of the cars and tractors Etc there, As I type this, they are uploading to flickr, check out my latest pictures there  http://cjp02.com