Terre Hill Days Community Festival To Be Held
(Shopping News Photo by Donald Reese)
Terre Hill will be hosting its annual Terre Hill Days Community Festival Thursday, July 16 through Sunday, July 19. Events such as the famous outhouse race and biplane candy drop will return, as well as a fresh new lineup of free entertainment for all ages. Carnival rides, live music, dozens of food and game vendors and a family friendly atmosphere will make for another great event to benefit the Terre Hill Community Park. Terre Hill Days has free admission and free
Thursday will feature the Blue Ridge Communications Talent Show on the main stage at 7:30 p.m., with singing, magic and other musical acts. Local juggling duo “The DKers” will be performing at 6:30 p.m., and York County animal expert Bob Furrer will host “Bob’s Critters” at 5:30 p.m.
Friday night is the annual car cruise, with classic hits from The Fabulous Cheeze Brothers and Sisters. Additional entertainment features Sneakers the Clown and Magician Eddy Ray.
Saturday’s lineup of events include the Shoo Fly Five race at 8:00 a.m., sponsored by the Garden Spot Cross Country Team and the Terre Hill Days Arts and Crafts Fair. The Outhouse Race starts at 1:00 p.m. at the park, followed by a biplane candy scramble, which will include dozens of coupons for items donated by vendors throughout the festival. Country music band Green Tea Revival will perform on the main stage until the fireworks display at 10:00 p.m.
Sunday features several events, including a community church service, picnic and music by Hot Rod and Hippie. Rides and carnival stands are not open on Sunday.
The focus of the Terre Hill Days Committee is to maintain and make improvements to the Terre Hill Community Memorial Park through community fundraising events. Annual expenses include playground mulch, maintenance and repairs to kitchen equipment in the main pavilion, and other improvements to the park.
Shown in the photo, from left to right, are Daniel Styer (volunteer), John Styer (event organizer) and Steph Styer (volunteer).
Last Updated (Tuesday, 07 July 2015 06:44)