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Green Ridge Celebration schedule of events


The Green Ridge Sesquicentennial Celebration will be hosted Saturday and Sunday at various locations in the city. Below is the weekend’s schedule of events. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/GreenRidge150th.

Saturday, Sept. 18

8 a.m.: 5K on the Katy Trail

8:30 a.m.: Queen crowning at Baptist Church

10 a.m.: Parade “Back in Time” on Main Street

After Parade: Tractor and car show on Main Street

11 a.m. to 4 p.m.: Games at the Ball Diamond

10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.: Craft Fair at City Park

10 a.m. to 4 p.m.: Food trucks at City Park and Ball Diamond

Noon: Hot pepper eating contest at City Park

1 p.m.: Super Farmer Competition at Ball Diamond

1 to 5 p.m.: Live music by Faded Youth at City Park

2  p.m.: Dress contest at Community Building 

3  p.m.: Children’s pedal pull south of City Park

After pedal pull: Adult pedal pull south of City park 

4:30 to 7:30 p.m.: Pulled pork meal at Green Ridge School cafeteria 

4  p.m. to midnight: Beer garden at Rec Center

8 p.m. to midnight: live music by Cedar Creek at Rec Center

Sunday, Sept. 19

11 a.m.: Community church service at City Park

Noon: Carry-in lunch at City Park

1 p.m.: Automobile raffle at City Park

1 p.m.: Rifle raffle at City Park

 2 p.m.: Time capsule dedication at corner of Main and Pettis streets


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