This weekend marks the Quasquicentennial celebration for the area town of Early, with plenty of activities planned for all ages. All activities and meals will be in the downtown area.
Here is a schedule of some of the highlights:
Friday July 20:
7 a.m.- TJ Wunschel Golf Tournament
1:30 - 4:30 p.m.- Sacred Heart School Reunion
5 p.m.- Early High School Reunion, 6:30 pm Banquet
6 - 8 p.m.- Evening Meal - Sponsored by the Pork & Beef Producers, Lutheran Church, and Legion Auxilliary
7 p.m.- Kiddee Parade
6 - 12:30 a.m. - Legion Beer Garden
8 p.m. - Former Crossroads Days Queen Reunion
8:30 - 12:30 am- Street Dance by BB and the Bullfrogs
Saturday July 21:
7:30 - 9:30 a.m.- Pancake Breakfast by Sacred Heart Church
7:30 a.m.- 5K Fun Run, all day Softball Tournaments
10 a.m.- Big Parade - "Centuries Past, 125 Years at Last"
10 - 5 p.m.- Quilt Show at the Presbyterian Church
11:30 - 1:30 p.m.- Noon Meal by Woman's Club & Early UMC
1 p.m.- Farmall Promenade Performs
1 - 5 p.m.- Bingo by Schaller/Crestland Summer Youth League
2 p.m. - Fireman Water Fights (Sign-up at noon)
2 p.m.- Pedal Pull
2 - 5 p.m. All School Reunion at High School (Program at 3:30)
2:15 - 3:30 p.m.- Open House for authors Janet Dailey and Sue Schott at the library
3 p.m.- Cake Walk, Antique Tractors.
5 - 7 p.m. - Evening meal by Schaller/Crestland FFA, Beard Contest, local talent
7:30 p.m.- Auction of Memorabilia, Cash Raffle Drawing, Quilt Raffle Drawing,
5 - 1 a.m.- Legion Beer Garden
8:30 - 12:30 a.m.- Street Dance by "Generations of Rock & Roll"
10 p.m.- Fireworks
Saturday July 21:
8:30 - 12:30 p.m. Belgium Waffle Breakfast by the Early Achievers 4-H in the Municipal Building
9:30 a.m.- Ecumenical Church Service on Main Street
1 p.m.- Tractor Pull