- Hello (again), Dolly!
- ‘Hello, Dolly!’ opens Thursday at EPAC
- ‘Somewhereville Station’ revisits the 50s and 60s
- St. Patty’s musical at Ephrata Main
- Dance, concert will benefit Jamaica missions
- Happy Anniver5ary, St. Boniface!
- Downtown diversity
- Travelogue will explore Colorado River this Saturday
- Cool lineup!
- Everyone wins at the Souper Bowl
Community celebration begins this weekend
The 11th annual Adamstown Community Days celebration kicks off this weekend.
The event will be held May 24-26 at the Adamstown community grove adjacent to the community swimming pool on West Main Street.
The days will be filled with food, live entertainment, carnival rides and games for children and adults. Activities will take place from 5-10 p.m May 24 and from 2-10 p.m. May 25-26.
There is no charge for admission and free parking is available along the street and on the baseball field above the grove.
Food vendors will be serving up all types of food – hamburgers, hot dogs, beef sandwiches, ice cream, strawberry shortcake – many of which are prepared and served by local non-profit organizations.
A reasonably priced dinner will be served each day at the newly renovated pavilion.
The ACD committee will have a pig roast, served with potato salad and baked beans, beginning at 5 p.m. May 24. Immanuel E. C. Church will provide the meal beginning at 2 p.m. May 25 and the Adamstown Rod and Gun Club will be serving their famous trout chowder and chicken barbecue dinners at 2 p.m. May 26.
Bring your chairs to enjoy professional entertainment at no charge. each evening under the big tent. The Uptown Band, with Erich Cawalla and Jenifer Kinder will be featured at 7:30 p.m. May 24. The Poets, an oldies band from Scranton, will be putting on a show at 7:30 p.m. May 25. Contan Kerschner, a young banjo player from Adamstown, will provide entertainment beginning at 6:15 p.m. May 26, followed by local favorite Flamin’ Dick and the Hot Rods at 7 p.m.
Other entertainment includes Sneakers the Clown and Karaoke with Josh Levingood. The Cocalico Cruisers Car Club will have its classic cars on display May 24 and a community worship service will be held at 9:30 a.m. May 26.
Carnival rides will be operating all three days with a special $15 wristband, valid for unlimited rides available Saturday and Sunday afternoons.
As always, the weekend will come to a close with the 10,000 Rocket Fireworks show by D and M Fireworks, which has always been one of the best displays in the area. The show is set to begin at 10 p.m. The rain date for the fireworks is 9 p.m. May 27.
An entire schedule of events is available online at www.adamstowncommunitydays.com or cards listing the hours of operation and an event schedule are available at many local merchants and businesses.
More ADAMSTOWN, page A10
About Ephrata Review
Mounts down Mifflin, advance to District semis
Also punch ticket to States for first time In a...
Lefever, Njenga come on strong
Lead EHS contingent of seven to qualify for States Ephrata...
Mounts impress in first round win over LD
Advance to face Muhlenberg in Thursday’s Quarterfinals While Ephrata finds...
Golden moments: Stauffer wins shot and discus; four others claim District medals
Emily Stauffer’s signature event is the shot put. The University...
Ephrata Merchants Association replaced by The Ephrata Alliance
Monthly open-air market on hiatus in 2016. Many events will...
Ephrata’s 121st graduation will be its first live-streamed
Ceremony set for June 2 at War Memorial The Ephrata...
Ephrata woman celebrates 104th birthday; says ‘live a clean life’
Irma Schlott is quite an amazing lady. She recently celebrated...
My little brother: As told by a grieving big sister
This is a local family’s drug addiction tragedy as...
- March 17, 2016