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Sunday, June 2, 2019
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10281
Vine Grove's 24th Annual Kids Fishing Derby
When: June 2nd 2019 @ 8:00am CST/ 9:00am EST 
END / PREIZES approx 1:00pm CST / 2:00pm EST
Where: The Pavilion @ Wax Marina on Nolin River Lake 
Peonia Road, Clarkson Ky
1. First 400 Children (ages 0-15yrs) registered will receive prizes at the end of the event. 
2. Registration CLOSES at 9:00am CST / 10:00am EST
3. MANDATORY safety briefing for ALL participants. 
4. You must provide your own fishing pole to participate, A very limited number of "Loaner Poles" may be available on a first come, first serve basis. 
5. Parents must remain at the event with their children. 
6. No Alcohol! 
7. No fishing from boats
8. Prizes will only be awarded at the end of the event (1pm CT/2pm EST) If you leave before this time you forfeit all prizes.  

Movies In The Park

Friday, June 7, 2019
The fourth annual event with free movies at the park will return thanks to the Cecilian Bank and Grace Heartland Church. “As a co-sponsor of Movies Under the Stars, we appreciate the opportunity to bring quality, family-friendly events to our community and hope everyone has a good time,” said Greg Pawley, CEO and President of The Cecilian Bank. This year’s movies will bring in all new releases from 2017 and 2018. Parking and entry is free and there will be food vendors on-site with food and beverages for sale. Grace Heartland Church will have free popcorn and drinks. The Cecilian Bank will have free nachos and water. Patrons must bring chairs and/or blankets for seating. If weather is a factor, the announcement will be made by noon the day of movie showing on the City Events Facebook page. All movies will begin at dusk; parking will begin at 7:00 pm. “We are excited to once again partner with The Cecilian Bank and the City of Elizabethtown to bring this free movie series to our community,” said Adam Castenir, Grace Heartland Church Associate Pastor. “The movies allow us an opportunity to show love to our community.”
June 7: Disney’s Ralph Breaks the Internet
July 19: Disney-Pixar’s, Incredibles 2
August 16: Wonder 

Founders Day Event

Thursday, July 4, 2019
WesBanco partners with The City of Elizabethtown once again to present Founders’ Day 2019 July 4th at Freeman Lake Park. This year’s line-up will include the Owensboro Orchestra: 2nd Street Band, free kid’s attractions, and Kid’s Fishing Derby. "WesBanco is honored to continue to partner with the City of Elizabethtown to sponsor the annual Founders' Day Event,” said Marilyn Ford, WesBanco City President, Heartland Region. “The City does an amazing job of orchestrating a great celebration of the common birthdays of both our City and Nation. This event is an opportunity for neighbors, friends, and families to come together and enjoy wonderful activities, entertainment, fireworks and fun in a familyfriendly setting. Being engaged and working with our communities and the people who comprise those communities to make our ‘little corner of the world’ even better is a privilege that I and our entire WesBanco family truly enjoy and appreciate."
Schedule: 9:00 am-11:00 am: Kid’s Fishing Derby, Rotary Pavilion; $5/per child ages 15 and under; more details to come;
5:00 pm: Parking, vendors, free kid’s activities open, decorate your bike and ride around the park;
6:00 pm: 8 th annual Shoney’s Watermelon Eating Contest (free to enter); 7:30 pm: WesBanco presents Owensboro Orchestra: 2nd Street Band, performing on bandstand;
Dark: WesBanco Fireworks show.
The event is free and open to the public. Patrons are encouraged to bring chairs, blankets, and their families out for a fun evening at the Park. Food vendors will be selling hot dogs, hamburgers, chicken, barbeque, ice cream, funnel cakes, and more. There will also be commercial vendors on-site. Free chalk will be available on the pavement that is closed to car traffic for children to draw during the event as well as well as a tent to decorate your bike and ride around the park.
Founders’ Day 2019 is sponsored by City of Elizabethtown, WesBanco, and Shoney’s.