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Mail - P.O. Box 217 - Alvarado, TX 76009-0217
Physical Address - 111 Reunion Drive - Alvarado, TX 76009
The Premier Homecoming Event of Texas since 1892

Welcome to the 125th Annual Reunion
Saturday, September 2nd through Saturday, September 9th 2017 



List of Parade Winners

 

Schedule of Events

Saturday, September 2nd:

Parade  -  10am (Parade rules and entry form)
For more information please call:
Leanna Cowan 817-783-7323

Other Events:
 Performance by Ranchos Unidos "Dancing Horses" immediately following the end of the Parade at approximately 11:30am
Goat "Dressing" competition time  at 12:00pm


Sunday, September 3rd:
Gospel Music Groups -  2:00pm to 6:00pm
Performers - for more information contact:
Bob Baze......(817) 790-2146

 Austin Allsup in FREE concert 7:00pm to 9pm
Austin Allsup


Monday, September 4th (Labor Day):
 Goat Roping  & Mutton Busting Contests!

Times to be announced
$3.00 per exhibition per person
Open to all ages!
Chuckwagon demonstration - time TBA
Barbecue Cook-off! Judging at:
Brisket - 12:30pm   Pork Ribs - 1:00pm   Chicken - 1:30pm

Bake off! Set-up from 12:00pm - 2:00pm Judging at 3:00pm

Alvarado Road Show in FREE concert 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Alvarado Road show


Wednesday, September 6th:

Opening Ceremonies -  7:00 pm
Welcome.................Tom Durington, President
Invocation..................Joe Boyd
Presentation of Colors   

Queen Contest -  7:30pm
For more information contact:
Tara Raby................(817) 996-8072
Nancy Owen............(817) 790-2480

 Queen Contest Rules 
Contestants may register up to
and on Sunday, September 4th at 4:30 p.m.

Thursday, September 7th:
MIdway Carnival Entrance
Carnival Rides open at 6 pm


Baby Contest - 7 pm

For more information contact:
Nancy Owen....................(817) 790-2480
Charlotte Rhynes .........(817) 933-2610

Contest Rules 

Entries must be received no later than 5pm Tuesday, September 5th.


Friday,  September 8th:
                                  MIdway Carnival Entrance
Arts & Crafts & Food Vendors! 5:00pm-8:00pm      Carnival Rides open at 6:00pm
For more information contact:                                                                             
Jameye Jones.....817-614-6574                                                                         

Texas Old Time Fiddlers Contest 7:00 pm

For more information contact:
Rocky Biggs......(
817) 783-8114
Fiddle Contest Rules
Contestants may register up to
and on Friday, September 8th at 7:00 p.m.


Saturday, September 10th:

Arts & Crafts Show
10am-8pm
     
MIdway Carnival Entrance

                  Vendors - for more information contact:           Carnival Rides open toady at 4 pm

                     Jameye Jones..... 817-614-6574

  Car Show 10:00am to 2:00PM
see DFW Car Show more info.


 

Free Concerts and Dancing  starting at 5:30pm

Mike Daniels Band will be tonight's opening act from 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Mike Daniels Band
Asleep at the Wheel
  performs from 7:30pm to 9:00pm!
Asleep at the Wheel

There will be a large open area behind the seating section for dancing!
 

Please sign the Reunion Guestbook, which will be kept on a table near the northeast side entrance to the Pavilion building, and take your place in Texas history!

 
Carnival Rides Start Wednesday Night!

Greetings
From Mayor E. Dewayne Richters
and the City of Alvarado!

 

Association Officers

Association Directors

Tom Durington.........President
Bill McCarley.............1st Vice President
Rocky Biggs...............2nd Vice President
Nancy Owen.............Secretary-Treasurer
Joe Boyd....................Chaplain

  Leanne Cowan
  David Hearne
  Keith James
  Jameye Jones
  Kathleen McCrory

   Nelda Montgomery
  Lloyd Keith Renfro
  Beverly Short
  Jeff Taylor  
 

Presidents Emeritus:
Billy (Bill) Gray, Wando Scarberry
 

For information about the Reunion, Pavilion Rentals or the Johnson County Pioneers and Old Settlers Association please call:
President,
Tom Durington -  817-538-2337


 

Reunion Managers:

    Regina Blackwell................
    Beverly Short.......................
    Rocky Biggs..........................
    Bob Baze..............................
    Leanne Cowan.....................
    Dwayne Gaber....................
    Tara Raby............................
    Nancy Owen........................
    Tonya Mills..........................
    Jameye Jones......................
 
  

Baby Contest
Badges
Fiddlers Contest
Gospel Music
Parade
Parking
Queen Contest
Secretary
Talent Show
Vendor Fair

Pictures of past Reunion Contest Winners


 


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