Alderson 4th of July events

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Thursday. July 4th

8 a.m.     Arts, Crafts & Commercial Sales (Alderson Elementary School

Grounds) Contact Karen Lobban (304-667-5049)

8 a.m.     Parade Lineup – Alderson Elementary School on Virginia St., line up

depends on your arrival. Contact Rick Parker (304-445-2709)

10 a.m.     Throttle Throbs Car Show (Old Greenbrier Baptist Church park lot)

to 3 p.m. North Monroe Street. Contact Ron Ness (304-645-5055)

10:30      2019 Grand Parade – Queens, floats, cars, bicycles, tractors, horses

and fire engines. Trophies and prizes in all categories. After parade,

trophies and prizes can be picked up at Alderson Memorial Football

Field. Contact Rick Parker (304-445-2709)

1 p.m.     Stuart’s Hot Dawg Eating Contest – Stuart’s Smokehouse, Rt. 63,

Registration begins at 12 noon. 1st $500, 2nd $100 and 3rd $50. 12

& under ”$50, 2nd $25 and 3rd $10, For more info call (304-445-3294)

1 p.m.     Presentation of Colors – Introduction of Miss Fireworks and her Court,

Sr. Miss Fireworks, Jr. Miss Fireworks, Little Miss Fireworks, Mr. and

Miss Sparkler, Mr. and Miss Baby Sparkler, and 4th of July Salute –

Awarding of parade prizes – raising of flag by Greenbrier East High

School. JROTC and the VFW Post #6723 (Alderson Memorial

Football Field)

1-4 p.m. Inflatables – (Alderson Memorial Football Field) Contact Briton Kirby

(304-646-0841) Greg Eary (304-646-1762)

1:30 p.m. Field Events – Afternoon filled with fun and events tor everyone –

Races of all kinds. (No pre-registration required) (Alderson

Memorial Football Field) Contact Jimmy Massie (304-667-3475)

Jessie Willis (304-646-7893)

4 p.m.     Tug of War – Greenbrier vs. Monroe and Kids Tug of War

*PLEASE CLEAR THE FOOTBALL FIELD*

4:30 to

9 p.m.     Inflatables – (Alderson Memorial Football Field) Contact Briton Kirby

(304-646-0841) Greg Eary (304-646-1762)

7 to         Ashton Sheppard, Kevin Moon, Joanna Young (Alderson Memorial

10 p.m.  Football Field) Admission $5 per person for show and fireworks.

Children 6 and under free. Bring your own chair- (Rain or Shine)

Gates will not open until after the fireworks

10 p.m.  Introduction of Miss Fireworks 2019 and her Court

10:15      Grand Firework Display – The Alderson Fire Department will put on

the best show in Greenbrier County featuring marvelous aerial and

ground displays – (Alderson Memorial Football Field)

Concessions * Duck Tickets on Sale All Day- Contact Greg Earv (304-646-1762) or Pam Shields (304-520-4233)

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