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8/1/2013 10:22:00 AM
Entertainment Calendar for August 1, 2013

AUGUST 1
Morrisonville Picnic & Homecoming
The 86th annual Morrisonville Picnic and Homecoming will continue Aug. 1st - 2nd. Thursday evening events include: 6-7:30 p.m. - “Battle Creek Band”; 6-10 p.m. - Angry Kitty Wine & Ale House vending; 6:30-10:30 p.m. - Community Club Bingo; 7:15 p.m. - 4-H Group talks about their projects; 8 p.m. - Farm Bingo played in Community Club Tent; 8:30 p.m. - Kids Bicycle Giveaway; 9 p.m. - Crowning Ceremonies for Miss Community Queen; 9 p.m.-12 a.m. - “Audio Dementions” by Ben Grant, DJ (beer tent).
 
Mt. Auburn Farmers’ Picnic
The 2013 Mt. Auburn Farmers’ Picnic will be held today, Thurs., August 1st through Sat., August 3rd. The schedule of events for Thursday is as follows: 4 p.m. - Church of Christ concessions open; 5 p.m. - Carnival and Beer Tent open; 5-7 p.m. - Ham and Bean Supper; 6:30 p.m. - Opening Ceremony; 7 p.m. - Little Miss & Mister Contest; 8 p.m. - Bicycle Drawing; 8 p.m. - Pedal Pull; 9 p.m. - Raffle Drawing for $25.

AUGUST 2
Edinburg Baptist Church Gospel Sing
August 2nd, Edinburg Baptist Church, located at 416 North Ricks Street, will host its Friday night open mic gospel sing and dinner. Food will be served at 5:30 p.m. and the singing will start at 7:00 p.m. There is no cost for this sing and no offering will be taken. For more information, contact Pastor Denny at 217-416-1301 or Ron at 217-691-6857.
 
Morrisonville Picnic & Homecoming
The 86th annual Morrisonville Picnic and Homecoming will conclude Friday, Aug. 2nd. Friday events include: 12 p.m. - Tractor Show registration; 2 p.m. - Washer Tournament At Col. Morrison’s Water Hole; 1-4 p.m. - Tractor Show; 2:30-6 p.m. - Car Show; 3 p.m. - Children’s Games (stage area); 5 p.m. - 3rd Annual Adult Pedal Tractor Pull; 6 p.m. - Kiddie Parade Line Up (no motorized vehicles); 6-7:30 p.m. - "The Chosen Ones"; 6-10 p.m. - Angry Kitty Wine & Ale House vending; 6:30-10:30 p.m. - Community Club Bingo; 6:30 p.m. - Kiddie Parade (winner announced after Parade); 7:30 p.m. - Trophies given to Car Show winners; 8 p.m. - Farm Bingo played in Community Club Tent; 8:30 p.m. - Merchant’s Prizes awarded; 8:30 p.m. - Kids Bicycle Giveaway; 8:45 p.m. - Junior Miss Community Queen Pageant; 9 p.m.-12 a.m. - “Velveeta Revolver" (beer tent).

Mt. Auburn Farmers’ Picnic
The 2013 Mt. Auburn Farmers’ Picnic will continue Friday, August 2nd and Saturday, August 3rd. The schedule of events for Friday is as follows: 4 p.m. - Ice Cream Social opens; 5 p.m. - Carnival and Beer Tent opens; 5-7 p.m. - Fireman’s Walleye Dinner; 7-9 p.m. - “Scott Wattles & the Blue Suede Crew” on main stage; 9 p.m. - Bicycle Drawing; 9 p.m. - Raffle Drawing for $50; 9:30 p.m.-1 a.m. - Beer Tent Entertainment “The Stone & Biscuit Band”; 1 a.m. - Beer Tent closes.

AUGUST 3
Mt. Auburn Farmers’ Picnic
Saturday, August 3rd will be the last day of the 2013 Mt. Auburn Farmers’ Picnic. The schedule of events for Saturday is as follows: 7 - 10 a.m. - Kedron Lodge Breakfast; 10 a.m. - Parade Line-up at the school; 10:30 a.m. - Parade Judging; 11 a.m. - Parade begins; 11:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. - Mt. Auburn Memorial Chili Cook-off; 12 p.m. - Antique Tractor Show registration; 12 p.m. - Carnival opens; 12 p.m. - Beer Tent opens; 12-1 p.m. - “Twinkles” the Clown; 12 p.m. - Soap Box Derby weigh-in; 1 p.m. - Bradley Allison Memorial Soap Box Derby; 1 p.m. - Working Dog Demo; 1 p.m. - Volleyball Tournament; 1 p.m. - Ice Cream Social opens; 1 p.m. - Tractor Show Judging; 2:30 p.m. - Chilli Judging starts; 3 p.m. - Martial Arts Demo; 4 p.m. - Bicycle Drawing; 5-7 p.m. - Pork Shop Dinner; 6-9 p.m. - Live music by “Walkin’ with Cash”; 9 p.m. - Raffle Drawing for $300; 9:30 p.m.-1 a.m. - Beer Tent Entertainment “Velveeta Revolver”, 1 a.m. - Beer Tent closes.

AUGUST 6
“The History of Dairy Queen”
The Macoupin County Historical Society announces that Ralph Scheldt will present “The History of Dairy Queen” on Tuesday, August 6, at 7 p.m. in the Ruyle Building across from the MCHS Museum located at 920 Breckenridge St., Carlinville. Each meeting and festival is free and open to the public.


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