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  • All School's Day schedule

  • The following is a schedule of events for All School's Day, with events from May 1 to 12.
    Events are written as event/time/location/admission.
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  • 100th Annual McPherson County All Schools Day McPherson, Kansas
    Schedule of Events May 1st - 12th, 2013
    Wednesday, May 1 – Sunday, May 12
    World Champion Sand Sculptor, Thomas Koet & Jill Harris of Sandsational, will create a MASSIVE sand sculpture!
    Stop by often to see their progress! All day SW corner of Kansas & Ash FREE!
    Sponsored by Peoples Bank and Trust, Sunflower Bank, Walmart, Hospira, Hassman Termite & Pest Control & Holiday Inn Express
    Saturday, May 4
    Celebration of All Schools Day Art, McPherson CVB 2:00 pm 123 S. Main St. FREE!
    Monday, May 6 – Thursday, May 9
    Button Hunt, Hutchinson Regional Healthcare System – $500 Prize! Watch: AllSchoolsDay.com, KNGL/KBBE, or McPherson
    Sentinel for rules & clues on the hunt. $5 License Permit and ASD Button must be purchased prior to hunting.
    Monday, May 6 – Sunday, May 12
    Carnival, Toby's Amusements Mon –Thurs: Evenings; Fri – Sun: All Day Wickersham Park Varies
    "Pay-One-Price" Tues. 6pm – 10pm, Thurs. 6pm – 10pm, Sat & Sun 1pm – 5pm & 6pm – 10pm *** Hours Friday & Saturday, 10am–10pm, Sunday 1-10pm***
    Discounts for Pay-One-Price nights are given with the purchase of an All Schools Day button (1 button gives 1 discount, one time use per button)
    Wednesday, May 8
    McPherson High School Jazz Band 5:45 pm Lakeside Park Bandshell* ASD Button
    May Fete (*In case of rain, McPherson High School) 7:00 pm Lakeside Park Bandshell* ASD Button
    OMEGA Award Winners, McPherson Chamber of Commerce 7:00 pm Lakeside Park Bandshell* ASD Button
    Thursday, May 9
    McPherson Chamber of Commerce Coffee 9:30 am – 10:30 am 306 N. Main St. ASD Button
    Garden Club Plant Sale, McPherson Garden Club 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm Community Building ASD Button
    Central Christian College Aviation Reunion – public invited 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm McPherson Airport Varies
    *** Celebrating 40 years of pilot training, planes on display, BBQ available
    McPherson High School Jazz Band 5:45 pm McPherson High School ASD Button
    May Fete 7:00 pm McPherson High School ASD Button
    Friday, May 10
    Pre-Parade Sale (at select Main Street merchants) 8:00 am – 10:00 am Downtown Discount w/ Button
    Garden Club Plant Sale, McPherson Garden Club 8:00 am – 3:00 pm Community Building ASD Button
    Lost and Found Booth, First United Methodist Church 9:00 am – 12:30 pm The Plaza ASD Button
    Food Court 9:00 am – 4:00 pm The Plaza Varies
    Pre-Parade Activities 9:00 am – 10:30 am Main Street ASD Button
    100th Annual Parade 10:30 am – 12:30 pm Main Street ASD Button
    Uncle Sam – Doyle Davidson; Betsy Ross – Frances Stucky
    Page 2 of 2 - Official Color Guard: McPherson American Legion Post 24 "LET US PAY TRIBUTE TO THE FLAG AS IT PASSES"
    American Legion Post 24 Riders Color Guard
    American Legion Riders Luncheon 11:30 am – 1:30 pm 401 N Main Street Varies
    McPherson Opera House Tours After Parade – 2:00 pm 221 S Main Street ASD Button
    Car Bash, Farmers Alliance Relay for Life Team After Parade – 4:00 pm Park School Auditorium Varies
    Dunk Tank, McPherson Police Department After Parade – ?? Park School Auditorium Varies
    Face Painting, Angie's Funtastic Faces 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Linnea Park Full Face $4/Cheek $2
    Youth Sand Sculpting 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm SW corner of Kansas & Ash FREE!
    Playtime in the Park, Jumpin J's 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Linnea Park Varies
    Madathon, Davies Communication-KNGL/KBBE, Mi Mac Printers
    (Baby Crawl 12:45pm, 5th Grade 1:00pm, 8th Grade 3:00pm) 12:45 pm – 5:30 pm Linnea Park ASD Button
    Pony Rides, McPherson Saddle Club 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm Saddle Club Arena $2 + ASD Button
    Pedal Tractor Pull, Prairieland Partners 2:30 pm – ?? Linnea Park $1 + Button
    Phantom of the Barbershop, Men in Harmony Chorus 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm McPherson Opera House Varies + Button
    King Midas, McPherson Museum, Davies Communication-KNGL/KBBE 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm Lakeside Park Bandshell ASD Button
    Fireworks! United Towers Inc. Dark Grant Complex ASD Button
    (*In case of rain, postponed until Saturday)
    Friday - Saturday, May 10-11
    Petting Zoo, Camel Rides, Inflatables, Rock Wall, Midway Motors Store Hours 2075 E Kansas Avenue; Admission: Free
    Saturday, May 11
    Adult Madathon 9:00 am Linnea Park ASD Button
    Blake Reed Miracle Mile, Registration at 9:00 am 10:00 am Mac College Stadium Varies + Button
    Open 4D Barrel Race, McPherson Saddle Club 12:00 pm Exhibit/2:00pm Saddle Club Arena Varies
    M.B. Miller Heritage Plaza Dedication 2:00 pm Central Christian College ASD Button
    The Cedars, Open House! Enjoy food, tours, movies 3:00 pm 1021 Cedars Dr FREE!
    Evening Banquet, Central Christian College 6:00 pm Broadhurst Student Center Varies
    *** Stories from Ret. A.F. Colonel/CCC President Hoxie – Reservations required, by April 29th – call 620-241-0723 ext. 328
    Gloriana, LIVE! Cox Communications 7:30 pm McPherson High School Varies
    Opening Act, Trey Stevens The Cedars
    Movie in the Park! Toy Story 3, Midway Motors Dark Lakeside Park Bandshell ASD Button
    Sunday, May 12
    Children of the World International Children's Choir 6:30 pm New Hope Evangelical Church Donation
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