THE NEWVILLE FOUNTAIN FESTIVAL RETURNS JUNE 17-18, 2016
This year’s theme: “Newville Honors Our Past and Present Fathers”
Next Meeting of the Fountain Festival Committee: at 7:00PM in the Borough Office
Please note, the parade this year will begin at 7:30PM.
Events of Friday, June 17, 2016
4:30PM Food Court Opens
5:30PM Newville Trivia Contest hosted by Bob Over
5:30PM Porch Judging
6:30PM Parade Registration on Broad Street
6:30PM Shippensburg Swing Band at the Fountain
7:30PM Parade Begins
8:30PM Street Dance with Scott Donato
8:30PM Presentation at former Farmers National Bank by Bob Over “Shopping in Newville during the 1930’s”.
Events for Saturday, June 18, 2016
7:00AM to 10AM Breakfast by the Friendship Hose Company
8:00AM Judging of Baked Items at the Fountain
8:30AM 5K run forms at Big Spring Ave and Liberty Ave
9:30AM Auction of Baked Items.
10:00AM Father and Son Look Alike Contest at the Fountain
12:00Noon Duck Derby at Laughlin Mill
12:00Noon to 3PM Klinger McFry Band at the Fountain
3:00PM Announcement of Contest Winners
All Day Events on Saturday:
-Horse and Wagon Tours of Newville -10AM to 2PM at Liberty Ave & Big Spring Ave
-Petting Zoo for Children
-Book Sale at John Graham Library
-Pony Rides on Heller Street, rear of borough office
-Car Show on Parsonage Street
-Model Train Display Open House at Green Ridge Village: Shuttle service from 11AM to 3PM.
-Sidewalk Chalk Art Contest, 8AM to 2PM on sidewalk along South High Street, between Glebe Ave and Big Spring Avenue.
To register for the Porch Decorating Contest, please call the Borough Office at 776-7633
Duck Derby Tickets on sale at Borough Office, Big Spring Pharmacy, Nancy Creek Hair Salon. $3.00 donation.
Volunteers are needed to help organize the parade. If you would like to help, please call Carolyn Kough at 776-3533.
Workers are needed for both days of the event. This is a great opportunity for college students to earn extra money. Contact Fred Potzer at 776-7633 if you would like to help.
Some photos for your enjoyment of previous Newville Fountain Festivals….....................
Pictures of 2015 Fountain Festival
Direction Map of Newville Borough