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2017 Clifford Homecoming Events

August 5, 2017

Hot Air Balloon Ride
August 5, 2017 @ 7:00 am to 9:00 pm
by Sundance Balloons
Soccer Field
$20 per person for 15 minutes – max 4 people per ride
For more information, contact Brett Uhrig @ 519-497-5180

5km Fun Run
August 5, 2017 @ 7:45 am to 12:00 pm
Enjoy a 5 km Fun Run with only 20 metres of asphalt on part of the Clifford Trails System.
The route is continuous from start to finish on turf, natural forest and earth surfaces with wood chips in some wet or rough areas.
Showers and change rooms are available in the arena for runners who choose to stay and enjoy other family events at Clifford Homecoming.
There will be no prizes,trophies or T-shirts, but winners will have their names and/or photos posted on site and possibly included in local media. All participants will receive a bottle of water.
If you are coming as a group of runners, please call Vic Palmer (519-327-8142) to register, otherwise, just show up at 7:45 am on Saturday August 5th at the Rotary Park Pavilion at the intersection of Brown and Allan Street East in Clifford.

5K Run / Walk
August 5, 2017 @ 8:00 am to 10:00 am
Clifford Trail
Starts at (location)
Ends at (location)
Tickets HERE

Breakfast – Saturday
August 5, 2017 @ 8:00 am to 10:00 am
Arena
Tickets HERE

Camping & General Registration
August 5, 2017 @ 9:00 am to 11:00 am
Rotary Pavillion
General Registration – come to the Registration table to exchange your Weekend Pass or Meal Pass into a wrist band for the weekend! Also purchase additional tickets to any of the dinners, breakfasts or concerts.
Camping – come to the Camping Registration table to sign in for the weekend and pick up your weekend wrist band.
Clifford Minor Hockey will be selling old jersey’s with all profits going to the Clifford Homecoming.

Craft Show
August 5, 2017 @ 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Clifford Community Centre
Vendors wanted – $20.00 for 10ft booth / Table (8ft) $8 or bring your own
For more information, please contact…
Carolyn Lemay 519-327-9682 (clemay@wightman.ca) or
Cheryl Tobin 519-338-5631 (tobin84@hotmail.com)
Registration forms available on our website

Technology Open House
August 5, 2017 @ 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Clifford Library
Experience hands-on time with some fun new technology available at the library!
Get your picture taken in front of the Clifford Grist Mill with our green screen, create your own button and try our robots, Cubelets, ozobots and more!

Historic Car Show
August 5, 2017 @ 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Pavilion Field
Presented by: The Historical Automobile Society of Canada: Maitland Valley Chapter

Parade
August 5, 2017 @ 11:00 am to 12:30 pm
Parade Route – Elora Street from North to Nelson Street, East to Brown Street and North to James
Street. Parade length is 1.6 km.
Parade Registration : Floats, cars, and trucks are to assemble at Wightman’s and W.C Smith parking
lots at 10:00am. Bands, bicycles and animals are to assemble on James Street on either side of Elora
Street at 10:00am.
We invite you to participate in our Clifford Homecoming Parade on Saturday August 5th, 2017 @ 11 AM. Registration forms can be found on our website.
Smokey & Bandit tribute will be the Parade Finale. They will also be doing a run before the parade to Howick and over to Lakelet. They will be doing a U-Tube Video in May advertising this event as this is in celebration of the 40th Anniversary of the Smokey & The Bandit movie.
Great prizes will be awarded for:
best overall float
best community float
best agricultural float
best company float
best theme float
best kid’s float
many others
For more information on the Clifford Homecoming Parade please contact one of the following:
Cheryl Tobin: 519-338-5631
Bruce Kaufman: 519-327-8961
Don Senek: 519-327-4411

Val E Joy Clown
August 5, 2017 @ 11:00 am to 2:00 pm
Parade route – 11 am
Children’s Tent – 12:30 pm – 2 pm

Air Brush Tattoo
August 5, 2017 @ 11:00 am to 3:00 pm
Children’s Tent

Bean Bag Toss
August 5, 2017 @ 11:00 am to 3:00 pm
Children’s Tent

Children’s Fishing Pond
August 5, 2017 @ 11:00 am to 3:00 pm
Children’s Tent

Face Painting
August 5, 2017 @ 11:00 am to 3:00 pm
Children’s Tent

Meet & Greet
August 5, 2017 @ 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Arena Floor

Bouncy Inflatables & Games
August 5, 2017 @ 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Children’s Tent

Volleyball & Spikeball
August 5, 2017 @ 1:00 pm
Soccer Field
Anyone that comes can play.

Paint Ball – Saturday
August 5, 2017 @ 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm
End of James St (off of Brown St)
No age limit
Tournament – $120 per team
6 players per team
For more information, contact Brett Uhrig @ 519-497-5180
Tickets HERE

Cookbooks for Sale
August 5, 2017 @ 1:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Rotary Pavillion
$15 each
Enjoy recipes submitted by local Clifford residents and their families!

Dickie Bird
August 5, 2017 @ 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Children’s Tent

Entertainment – Saturday Afternoon
August 5, 2017 @ 2:30 pm to 5:30 pm
FREE Music for the afternoon
Entertainment Tent
2:30 – 3:30 pm – Saugeen Music School
3:45 – 4:30 pm – Madison & The Mud Guppies
4:45 – 5:30 pm – Samantha Glasier

Children’s Author Reading & Signing
August 5, 2017 @ 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Children’s Tent

Kid’s Bingo
August 5, 2017 @ 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Children’s Tent

Obstacle Course – Adults
August 5, 2017 @ 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Adults 19+
$40 per team of 4 people
Located in the baseball diamond beside the beer gardens
For more information, contact Brett Uhrig @ 519-497-5180

Dinner – BBQ Chicken Dinner – Saturday
August 5, 2017 @ 4:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Arena
Caterer – Bob Foreman, Walkerton
Music provided within the arena – Vaudevillian
Tickets HERE

Teen Dance
August 5, 2017 @ 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
August 5, 2017 @ 8:15 pm to 11:00 pm
Community Hall
Chaperoned Event
FREE admission for everyone
There will be pop & pizza available for purchase.
Ages 8 – 12 – 6 pm – 8 pm
Ages 13 – 18 – 8:15 pm – 11 pm
Tickets HERE

Concert – Country Night – Saturday
August 5, 2017 @ 7:30 pm to 12:30 am
Entertainment Tent
Age of Majority
7:30 – 8:30 pm – Lucas Rogerson
8:45 – 10:00 pm – Juanita Wilkins
10:30 – 12:30 am – Kerosene Creek

Tickets HERE

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August 5, 2017