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2012-04-26 / Community News

Welcome to the 47th Annual Lexington Homecoming

This Homecoming Section is provided for your enjoyment and planning.

Schedule of Events

Lexington Homecoming 2012 May 3 - May 6

Thursday - May 3

GOSPEL SINGING - SPONSORED BY LEXINGTON MINISTERIALALLIANCE - 7 PM – FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH - 3RD @ BURNS STREET

LIVE ENTERTAINMENT AND STREET DANCE - 8 PM TO MIDNITE - Featuring “The Barons” @ TOWN SQUARE

Friday - May 4

5 PM - BBQ Cookoff Check-in - Chamber Office @ Main Street

6 PM & 8 PM - Little League Games at Lexington Little League Field

8 PM – Midnight - LIVE ENTERTAINMENT & STREET DANCE - Music By “Lee County Line” @ TOWN SQUARE

Saturday - May 5

7 AM – PANCAKE BREAKFAST - UNITED METHODIST CHURCH FELLOWSHIP HALL

7 AM – ROTARY 5K FUN RUN/WALK - BEGINS AT FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH ON HWY 77 & CR 410

10:30 AM –HOMECOMING PARADE–MAIN STREET - BEGINS AT LHS EAGLE FIELD PARKING LOT – GOES AROUND THE SQUARE – AND BACK AGAIN

12 PM - LEXINGTON H.S. BAND - GAZEBO • 12:30 PM- LIVE MUSIC - GAZEBO “OVER THE HILL GANG”

12PM - CHILDREN’S ENTERTAINMENT by Margaret Clauder, ventriloquist, storyteller, & puppetier

1 PM – WASHER TOURNAMENT - THIRD @ BELTON STREETS

1PM - CHILDREN’S ENTERTAINMENT by Margaret Clauder, ventriloquist, storyteller, & puppetier

3 PM HORSESHOE TOURNAMENT- THIRD @ BELTON STREETS

3 PM ENTERTAINMENT Featuring “The Barons” @ TOWN SQUARE

4 PM - BBQ Cookoff Awards & Auction - Gazebo

5 PM - Homecoming Extravaganza @ Schulz’s Arena, 1113 CR 410, Lexington

6:30 PM - Youth Rodeo - American Legion Rodeo Arena

9 PM - 1 AM - STREET DANCE - “Green Whiskey Band ” @ TOWN SQUARE

DOWNTOWN AND ON-THE-SQUARE – ALL DAY ARTS – CRAFTS – CLASSIC CAR SHOW – ANTIQUE TRACTOR SHOW – MUSIC - PLANTS – FOOD – GAMES FOR THE KIDS REPLICA OF LEXINGTON BY JERRY POSTON - on Fourth Street

Sunday - May 6

As Homecoming began as a trek back home to attend the church of their childhoods, Homecomers are encouraged to attend the church of their choice.

BEGINNING AT 11 AM - HOMECOMING LUNCH – SPONSORED BY LEXINGTON GRAD BASH 2012 @ Lexington Park Building ROAST BEEF DINNER WILL INCLUDE MRS. PATSCHKE’S HOMEMADE SIDES! Dine in or Drive Thru.

WELCOME HOME - WHY NOT STAY ?????

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