Archive for Thursday, September 13, 2007

Maple Leaf Festival’s 50th anniversary schedule for 2007

September 13, 2007

Friday, October 19, 2007

¢ 50th anniversary Maple Leaf Festival fireworks display. 7:30 p.m. at Baldwin High School.

* Full Carnival - Ride the Ferris Wheel, Tilt-A-Whirl or try your hand at other attractions. Open the evening only.

Saturday, October 20, 2007

* Arts and Craft Show 9 a.m.-6 p.m., downtown and in the grade school

* Parade 11 a.m. with Kiddie Parade at 10:45 a.m.

* 5K run at the Golf Course at 8:30 am. For more information email or call 785-594-2475.

* Free Country music tent all day.

* Quilt Show at the grade school multipurpose room. Free admission, donations accepted 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

* Train rides at the historic Santa Fe Depot on West High Street are available from 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. every hour. Ticket prices are $5 for adults and $3 for children. For more information call 1-800-651-0388 or 913-371-3410 (913 and 816 area codes).

* Full Carnival - Ride the Ferris Wheel, Tilt-A-Whirl or try your hand at other attractions.

* Kids' Zone: Inflatable Obstacle Course, free crafts, Petting Zoo and Pony Rides as well as other educational and entertaining events

* More than 40 food booths providing a variety delights including Funnel Cake, barbecue, homemade pies, hamburgers and hotdogs. All food booths are run by local churches and civic organizations

* Baldwin City area history tours: Battle of Black Jack, 1:30 p.m.; Vinland, 3 p.m.

* Halloween Haunted Train Rides. For more information call 800-651-0388 or 913-371-3410 (913 and 816 area codes).

* Saturday night street dance, 7 p.m. to 11 p.m., Grove Street between Sixth and Seventh streets


Sunday, October 21, 2007

* Breakfast at Black Jack Battlefield, Pearson farm east of Baldwin City, south of U.S. Highway 56, 7 a.m. to 10 a.m., $5 for adults, $3 for children

* Arts and Craft Show 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

* Free Country music tent all day. Gospel music Sunday a.m.

* Quilt Show at the grade school multipurpose room, free admission, donations accepted 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

* Train rides at the historic Santa Fe Depot on West High Street are available from 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. every hour. Ticket prices are $5 for adults and $3 for children. For more information call 1-800-651-0388 or 913-371-3410 (913 and 816 area codes).

* Volkswalk 10a.m.-4:30p.m. begins at the high school, no fee for the event but participants may pay a fee for a medal and lVV credit. Call 785-594-3670 for more information.

* Full Carnival - Ride the Ferris Wheel, Tilt-A-Whirl or try your hand at other attractions.

* Kids' Zone: Inflatable Obstacle Course, free crafts, Petting Zoo and Pony Rides as well as other educational and entertaining events

* More than 40 food booths providing a variety delights including Funnel Cake, barbecue, homemade pies, hamburgers and hotdogs.

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