Beaumont Centennial Celebration This Week: Free Block Party

The city will host a free "block party" celebration this weekend in honor of Beaumont's 100th birthday.

Beaumont residents are encouraged to head out this weekend to a free celebration hosted by the city in honor of 100 years of city-hood.

On Sunday, Nov. 18, the city is hosting a "Centennial Block Party" which will feature things like a bounce house for the little ones, live music, historical presentations and a car show.  You can also check out what's being put into the city's new time capsule-- all at Civic Center, 550 E. 6th Street.

Here's the full schedule of events:

  • 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm and 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm- Rear Parking lot
    Seville Street Blues
  • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm- Rear Parking lot
    Antique Cars
  • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm- Rear Parking lot
    Food and beer booths
  • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm- Civic Center Room 2
    Antique store displays
  • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm- Civic Center Room 3
    Beaumont High School art display
    Photo Contest winners
    Local artist
  • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm- Civic Center Gym
    Time capsule viewing
  • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm- Civic Center Gym
    Memory card writing
  • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm- Civic Center Gym
    Cupcakes and punch (while supplies last)

  • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm- Rear Parking lot
    Lion’s Club Bingo booth
  • 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm- Rear Parking lot
    Bounce House & crafts

  • 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm- Civic Center Gym
    Fashion show with Miss Beaumont and Falcon Fotos
  • 2:45 pm -4:00 pm- Civic Center Gym
    Fruit tree growing and pruning demonstration by Cherry Valley Nursery
  • 1:00 - 2:00 pm- Rear Parking lot
    The Sun Lakes Big Band 
  • 1:00 - 3:00 pm- Civic Center Room 5
    Historical Society meet and greet
    Beaumont Library District meet and greet
  • 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm- Civic Center Gym
    Encore performance of “1912” by CAST Players

The night before this block party, the city is also hosting a Centennial Gala, which will feature city proclamations and the first performance of the original play called "1912," written about Beaumont.

LLODOWN November 12, 2012 at 03:56 PM
Real nice BEAUMONT happy BIRFDAY!!!


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