Cairo CornStalk Festival Almost here!!

Remember the Cairo CornStalk festival starts Friday June 22 in the evening with a road rally, Corn Queen Contest & “Destination Rock & Roll” Concert.

Then on Saturday have some pancakes in the morning with the American Legion at the Fire Hall at 7:00 am and have your car washed by the Centura Girls BB team.  Quilt Show & Roots Museum open at 9:00 along with coffee and rolls at the Senior Center  then head downtown for the parade at 10:00 am with our Grand Marshall Verne Hickok.  After the parade there will be games, turtle races, free swimming, free watermelon & lemonade,and the Boy Scout dunk tank at the pool park.  Along with food from the Cairo Ball Association, SYDS Foundation, root beer floats from SYF, snow cones & cotton candy from New Hope Christian school all for sale.  We will also have a slice of pie in the afternoon for $1 from the pie baking contest!!  Car show and golf scramble start at 1:00 pm.  Pitch tournament and Bingo at the Senior Center.  Then at 4:00 pm down town there will be Hip Hop classes!  5:30 pm Fireman water fights downtown along with free Hamburgers and Hot Dogs provided by SonLight Bible Fellowship church.  End the evening with the street dance featuring “Borderline” from 8 pm-midnight!

Lots of fun things to do spend your Friday night and Saturday in Cairo!!

iPad Raffle

The Cairo CornStalk Festival committee will have another iPad Raffle this year and the drawing will be held at the street dance on Saturday June 23rd and you do not need to be present to win.  $20/ticket and only 100 tickets will be sold!  They are available from committee members and at city hall!