Festival celebrates Historical Society’s 25th anniversary

2013-06-18T17:38:00Z Festival celebrates Historical Society’s 25th anniversaryContributed by Portage Community Historical Society nwitimes.com

PORTAGE | The Portage Community Historical Society is hosting a 25th anniversary festival from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at the Society, 5250 US Highway 6.

Admission is free.

The day includes vendors, kids individual and group games, antique car show, kids fishing derby, Lincoln impersonator, watermelon eating contest, silent auction, Good Time Cloggers, loom weaving presentation, musical performers, a raffle for a restored Robbins Mansion photo, hay rides and a vintage 1929 fire truck will be on hand.

The museum, barn and farmhouse are open for tours. There will also be brats, hamburgers, hot dogs, root beer floats, ice cream, pie and pop for sale. Only cash is accepted.

To see more and the schedule visit the Society’s Facebook page at www.facebook.com/pchs88.

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