Kilbourne Fest Saturday


By Lenny C. Lepola - For The Gazette



The 20th annual Kilbourne Community Festival is Saturday.

Breakfast is available from 8 to 10 a.m. The festival parade is at 11 a.m.; lunch starts at 11:30 with fresh roast pork sandwiches and fixings.

In addition to local vendors selling products, the festival includes a farmers market and flea market.

There will be family-friendly games and a petting zoo, and pony rides will be available from noon to 4 p.m. Also on site will be antique farm equipment, classic cars and historical and genealogical displays from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m.; and storytelling from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m.

Signups will start at noon for a 1 p.m. horseshoe tournament. For tournament details, call C Dee’s Lil’ Store at 740-542-3191.

Sign up at 12:30 p.m. for a 1 p.m. cornhole tournament. For details, contact Trent Pettit at 740-816-0879.

The Kilbourne Community Festival benefits the Good Samaritan Fund for Brown, Kingston, Oxford and Peru townships. Non-perishable food items will be collected for People In Need Inc. of Delaware County.

The festival will take place at Brown Township Park and Kilbourne United Methodist Church, 5591 State Route 521.

By Lenny C. Lepola

For The Gazette

Lenny C. Lepola can be reached at 614-266-6093. Email: newsguy@ee.net.

Lenny C. Lepola can be reached at 614-266-6093. Email: newsguy@ee.net.