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Middletown Picnic set for this Saturday, August 9

Posted on Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at 1:22 pm

Several area residents are getting ready to enjoy a fun-filled day at this Saturday’s 122nd Annual Reunion with the theme “Picnic Pride that is Middletown Wide.”
A Flower Show begins the day  with entries from 8:30-9:30 a.m.
Registration for the parade starts at 10:30 a.m. while the kid’s parade will meet at Caldwell and Main Streets by 10:45 a.m. for the 11 a.m. parade.
There will be several games and prizes for kids starting at 1 p.m.
Sign-up for a 1 p.m. Washer Tournament takes place at 12:30 p.m.
A Greased Pig Contest, held by the Wellsville-Middletown FFA, will take place at 2:30 p.m.
This year’s Baby Show has registration starting at 2:30 p.m. for the 3 p.m. event
A kid’s pedal tractor pull starts at the same time.
An Egg Drop will be held at 4 p.m. followed by a bale throw at 5 p.m. and outhouse races at 6 p.m.
The Gipson Family Band is set to perform from 8-11 p.m.
During the day, the food stand will serve fish squares, hamburgers, hot dogs, and pork steak plates or sandwiches.
There will also be a beer garden.
A Chicken Poop Raffle will be held along with attendance prizes being awarded throughout the event.
Those attending are being asked to not bring coolers.