Heritage Days schedule of events

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 16

5:00-10:00 p.m.
POOR JACK AMUSEMENTS -Warren Street, Downtown Huntington. Amusement rides and games for the entire family. Height restrictions on some rides. Pre-sale tickets available at the Chamber office and Myers Jewelry. Sponsored by Huntington County Chamber of Commerce.

6:00- 8:00 p.m.
ICE CREAM SOCIAL - Hier's Park. Ice cream provided by Good Humor-Breyers. Sponsored by Huntington County Rescue.

7:00 p.m.
LITTLE MISS / JUNIOR MISS HERITAGE DAYS PAGEANT - Merillat Centre for the Arts, Huntington University. Young ladies between the ages of 5 and 12 will vie for the title of Little Miss or Junior Miss Heritage Days. Girls will be judged on personality, modeling and photogenic. Tickets available from contestants.

THURSDAY, JUNE 17

8:00 a.m.
42nd ANNUAL CHIEF OF THE FLINT SPRINGS TRIBE BREAKFAST - LaFontaine Golf Club. Sponsored by Huntington County Chamber of Commerce.

5:00-7:00 p.m.
HUNTINGTON ROTARY CLUB STRAWBERRY FEED - Heritage Hall, Hier's Park. All-you-can-eat. Tickets available at local banks. Sponsored by the Huntington Rotary Club.

5:00-10:00 p.m.
POOR JACK AMUSEMENTS -Warren Street, Downtown Huntington. Amusement rides and games for the entire family. Height restrictions on some rides. Pre-sale tickets available at the Chamber office and Myers Jewelry. Sponsored by Huntington County Chamber of Commerce.

FRIDAY, JUNE 18

11:00 a.m. - 4:00 .m.
VISIT INDIANA DAY RECEPTION - Huntington County Visitor & Convention Bureau, corner of Market and North Jefferson streets. Free cake and punch. Sponsored by the Huntington County Visitor & Convention Bureau.

11:00 a.m. - Midnight
ABWA BRAT TENT - Marsh Parking lot, South Jefferson Street. Music by Minds Eye from 8 p.m. to midnight. Sponsored by ABWA Forks of the Wabash Chapter.

1:00 p.m.
POOR JACK AMUSEMENTS -Warren Street, Downtown Huntington. Amusement rides and games for the entire family. Height restrictions on some rides. Pre-sale tickets available at the Chamber office and Myers Jewelry. Sponsored by Huntington County Chamber of Commerce.

3:00-10:00 p.m.
6TH ANNUAL HERITAGE DAZE KAR SHOW - Downtown Huntington. Registration from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Awards presentation at 9 p.m. Proceeds go to Cancer Services of Huntington County.

4:00-9:00 p.m.
PATHFINDER SERVICES DUNK TANK - Downtown Huntington. Pathfinder Services will have local celebrities in a dunk tank as part of the organization's 2010 United Way Pacesetters Campaign. Sponsored by Pathfinder Services Inc.

4:00-10:00 p.m.
CRAFTERS CORNER/MARKET PLACE - Downtown Huntington. Sponsored by Huntington County Chamber of Commerce.

4:30-7:00 p.m.
AMITY LODGE FISH & TENDERLOIN DINNER BY DAN'S - 400 E. Franklin St. Tickets available from lodge members or at the door. All-you-can-eat with side dishes, drinks and dessert. Sponsored by Amity Lodge.

SATURDAY, JUNE 19

7:00-9:00 a.m.
HERITAGE DAYS BAND BOOSTER BREAKFAST - Masonic Dining Room, 400 E. Franklin St. Located a short distance from the parade route, bring the family before the parade and enjoy a hearty breakfast. The HNHS Band and its supporters will be serving all you can eat. Tickets available from band members or at the door. Sponsored by HNHS Band Parents Organization.

9:50 a.m.
HERITAGE DAYS 5K RUN - Registration at Kriegbaum Field from 7:30 a.m. to 9:20 a.m. A fun 5K road course that follows the first mile of the Heritage Days parade route. The rest of the course winds through residential Huntington and ends back at Kriegbaum Field. Sponsored by HNHS Men in Black Running Club.

10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
47th ANNUAL HERITAGE DAYS PARADE - Parade begins at the corner of Jefferson and MacGahan streets and finishes at the corner of Jefferson Street and Etna Avenue. Sponsored by the Huntington County Chamber of Commerce.

12 noon - 7:00 p.m.
HERITAGE DAYS ANNUAL QUILT SHOW - Heritage Hall, Hier's Park. Over 100 quilts will be on display for this second annual quilt show. Vendors will be present. Prizes and ribbons will be awarded. Entry forms and guidelines can be found at www.piecemakersqg.com. Sponsored by Piecemakers Quilt Guild.

12:30-3:30 p.m.
KIDDIE TRACTOR PULL - Franklin Street parking lot beside Town & Country Homes. The 7th annual pull will be held right after the parade. Participation ribbons will be given to all pullers. Trophies will be handed out to the first and second place winners. Sponsored by Town & Country Homes Inc.

1:00-4:00 p.m.
HUNTINGTON MODELERS OPEN HOUSE - HCM Flying Field, Roush Lake. Open house, radio-controlled model aircraft demonstrations. The public is invited to fly a remote control airplane. For information and directions to the flying field, log onto www.hcmodelers.com. Sponsored by Roush Lake DNR.

1:00 p.m.
POOR JACK AMUSEMENTS -Warren Street, Downtown Huntington. Amusement rides and games for the entire family. Height restrictions on some rides. Pre-sale tickets available at the Chamber office and Myers Jewelry. Sponsored by Huntington County Chamber of Commerce.

1:00 p.m.
2nd ANNUAL CORNHOLE TOURNAMENT - Hier's Park. Sponsored by Pathfinder Services and Huntington County Habitat for Humanity. For information, log onto www.pathfinderservices.org.

1:30 p.m. and 3:00 p.m.
HISTORIC CANAL TOUR - Huntington County Historical Museum. Narrated bus tour of the canal. Rain or shine. Tickets available at the museum. Sponsored by Huntington County Historical Society.

1:00-7:00 p.m.
CRAFTERS CORNER/MARKET PLACE - Downtown Huntington. Sponsored by Huntington County Chamber of Commerce.

1:00-7:00 p.m.
CHILDREN'S ACTIVITIES - Downtown Huntington. Face painting, cornhole, hula hoop contest, duck pond, football toss, two-legged race and more. Sponsored by The Boys & Girls Club.

5:00-7:00 p.m.
JAYCEES BED RACE CHALLENGE - Market Street, Downtown. Sponsored by Huntington Jaycees.

5:00 p.m. - Midnight
ABWA BRAT TENT - Marsh parking lot, South Jefferson Street. Music by Shakin'Bake, 8 p.m. to midnight. Sponsored by ABWA Forks of the Wabash Chapter.

SUNDAY, JUNE 20

9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
CHIEF LAFONTAINE SADDLE CLUB HORSE SHOW - 780N - 200W, 3/4 mile north of Division Road. Youth, 4-H, Palomino, Paint, Appaloosa and Quarter Horse classes. $1,200 added money distributed to 37 classes. Concession stands on grounds.

12 noon - 4:00 p.m.
HERITAGE DAYS ANNUAL QUILT SHOW - Heritage Hall, Hier's Park. Over 100 quilts will be on display for this second annual quilt show. Vendors will be present. Prizes and ribbons will be awarded. Entry forms and guidelines can be found at www.piecemakersqg.com. Sponsored by Piecemakers Quilt Guild.

12 noon - 5:00 p.m.
POOR JACK AMUSEMENTS -Warren Street, Downtown Huntington. Amusement rides and games for the entire family. Height restrictions on some rides. Pre-sale tickets available at the Chamber office and Myers Jewelry. Sponsored by Huntington County Chamber of Commerce.

12 noon - 5:00 p.m.
CHILDREN'S ACTIVITIES - Downtown Huntington. Face painting, cornhole, hula hoop contest, duck pond, football toss, two-legged race and more. Sponsored by The Boys & Girls Club.

12 noon - 5:00 p.m.
CRAFTERS CORNER/MARKET PLACE - Downtown Huntington. Sponsored by Huntington County Chamber of Commerce.

6:30-8:30 p.m.
JEFFFEST - Downtown Huntington. JeFFFest is an opportunity to hear fabulous music, eat fun food, and bid on fine art. Eric Clancy will entertain the crowd with 90 minutes worth of rhythm and blues and jazz selections. Sponsored by LaFontaine Arts Council.