6/13/2013 10:05:00 AM Entertainment Calendar for June 13, 2013
June 14 Stonington Summerfest Carnival rides, contests, food, kids games, cook-offs, Bingo, and nightly music entertainment. Fri., June 14: 5 p.m. - Carnival Opens; 5 p.m. - Fish Fry (Masonic Lodge, served until 7 p.m.), 6 p.m. - Little Miss & Mister Contests; 7 p.m. - Jr. Miss & Miss Summerfest Contests; 9 p.m. - Bingo in the Pavilion (until 11 p.m.); 9 p.m. - 50/50 Drawing; 9 p.m. - “Velveeta Revolver” - Beer Tent entertainment (until 1 a.m.).
June 15 Christian County Quilters’ Guild Quilt Show The annual Christian County Quilters’ Guild Quilt Show is happening Saturday, June 15th, from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., at the Taylorville High School cafeteria. Admission is $5 and children under 12 are free. Quilt raffle, 150-200 quilts on display, basket raffle, quilted postcards, Country Store, door prizes and many vendors. There will also be Bed Turnings at 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. For more info call Joyce at 526-4467.
Stonington Summerfest Carnival rides, contests, food, kids games, cook-offs, Bingo, and nightly music entertainment. Sat., June 15: 6:30 a.m. - Registration for 6th Annual 5k Run/Walk; 7 a.m. - 2nd Annual Back Yard BBQ Cook Off sign-in; 8 a.m. - 6th Annual 5k Run/Walk; 10 a.m. - Parade Line-up; 10:30 a.m. - Parade Judging; 11 a.m. - Grand Parade (theme: “It’s All Fun And Games”); 12 p.m. - Sand Volleyball; 1 p.m. - Monsanto Safety Tent (until 4 p.m.); 1 p.m. - Tot-Rod Pedal Pulls; 1 p.m. - Billy Galt - Beer Tent entertainment (until 4:30 p.m.); 2 p.m. - Bingo in the Pavilion (until 4 p.m.); 4:30 p.m. - BBQ Winners announced; 5 p.m. - Chicken Dinner (until 7 p.m.); 5 p.m. - “The Hillbilly Circus” on the Main Stage (until 7 p.m.); 7:30 p.m. - Game Show: “Family Feud” on the Main Stage; 9 p.m. - Bingo in the Pavilion (until 11 p.m.); 9 p.m. - 50/50 Drawing; 9 p.m. - “The Stone and Biscuit Band” - Beer Tent entertainment (until 1 a.m.).
New City Road at South Fork Dirt Riders Live music by New City Road at South Fork Dirt Riders, 794 Route 104, Taylorville. For more info visit www.southforkdirtriders.com or call 237-4762. Christian County Garden Walk The Christian County Garden Walk will be held Sat., Jun 15th, from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. (rain or shine). Tickets: $8 in advance and $10 day of event. For more information or for tickets call 287-7246.
Whistlin' Dixie at the Farmer's Market Frank Parker and The Jambalaya Jam will be playing New Orleans style jazz beginning at 9:30 a.m. on the Taylorville Square during the Farmer’s Market. This is Main Street's annual celebration of Dixieland music. Bring a chair, listen to the music and enjoy a day on the Taylorville Square.
June 16 Stonington Summerfest Carnival rides, contests, food, kids games, cook-offs, Bingo, and nightly music entertainment. Sun., June 16: 7 a.m. - Masonic Breakfast (Lodge); 12 p.m. - Horseshoe Tournament; 12 p.m. - Bloody Mary Contest and Winners announced; 1 p.m. - Chili Cook off & Salsa Contests; 1 p.m. - Kid Games; 2 p.m. - Kid’s crafts in the Pavilion by the Stonington Township Library; 2 p.m. - “Sally the Clown” performs (until 4 p.m.); 4 p.m. - Chili Cook-off & Salsa Winners announced; 4 p.m. - “Don Bettis & The Taylor Trio” on the Main Stage (until 6 p.m.); 6:30 p.m. - Talent Show; 7 p.m. - DJ & Karaoke - Beer Tent entertainment; 9 p.m. - 50/50 Drawing & Raffle Drawing winners announced; 9:30 p.m. - Fireworks Display.