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Ticket Info:None On Saturday June 3, 2017 the Town of Wade will host its 9th annual Founder's Day Celebration at the Wade Community Park. This event will be from 10:00 am until 4:00 pm. Everyone is invited to attend this free family fun event. Please find enclosed a list of events for this day:

 Parade begins at 10:00 am (No Entry Fee)
 Opening ceremonies 11:00 at Wade Community Park 4060 Church St.
1. Welcome by Mayor Joseph Dixon
2. Invocation by Pastor Joe Hickson (Center Baptist Church)
3. Presentation of colors including Pledge of Allegiance (District 7 Students)
4. National Anthem by Norah Grayce Spears
5. Musical selection(s) (District 7 Students)
 Founder's Day Car Show - $20 Entry Fee- Registration 8:00am - 10:00am
(Prizes will be awarded for Best in Show; Top 20 and Best - Chevy, Ford, Mopar, GM) Cars registered by 9:15am may also ride in parade
 Stage Entertainment will continue until 4:00 pm (The Fire House Dance Studio
Dancers & Local Gospel Groups will perform.)
 Craft, Food, Game and other Vendors will be available until 5:00 pm
 Cornhole Competition - $10 Entry Fee per Team. Participants must be registered by 12:00 pm. Event begins promptly at 1:00 pm. Winners will be announced at the end of the day. Cash prizes will be awarded.
 Founder's Day Cake Bake - Gavin's IGA is sponsoring a cake baking contest. Cakes must be taken to Wade Community Building 4070 Church St. between 8:30 am and 10:00 am. Categories - Pound Cake & Old Time Cakes. Winners will be announced at 1:30 pm. Cash prizes will be awarded. Cakes will also be auctioned off whole or by the slice
 Founder's Day Tractor Exhibition - No Entry Fee
Tractors registered by 9:15am may also ride in parade

For more information call
Town Hall 910-485-3502
Joe Dixon 910-484-3743

All entry forms may be downloaded at www.wadenc.com. Vendor applications online or contact Hubert Bullard at 843-385-3180

Note: There will be a changing station available. Handicap and regular portable toilets will be available throughout the park. Hand washing stations will also be available in several locations.

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Wade Community Park
Sat, Jun 3 at 10am, - 4pm
90°/ 67°

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