Old Home Week 2016

39th Triennial Celebration

   Information

The Old HomeWeek Badge entitles you to admission to all events during the week.The Badge and Official Program are available at Headquarters and at various business places in the Greencastle-Antrim community.The cost of a Badge and Program is a $6.00 donation. Events requiring a badge for admission are identified in the Program at their listing and will be available for purchase at those events.

 

All persons are encouraged to register at the Old HomeWeek Headquarters in the BB&T Bank (old Conn Building) on Center  Square.This is the only way the Old HomeWeek Association can maintain a current mailing list for their records.

 

 

The hours for the Headquarters Office for the 2016 Old Home Week will be:

 

Friday,August 5, 2016

Open 12:00 Noon . . . . . . . . . .  . . . Close 9:00 pm

Saturday,August 6, 2016

Open 9:00 am. . . . . . . . . . . . . .. . . .Close 9:00 pm

Sunday,August 7, 2016

Open 12:00 Noon . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Close 12:30 am (Monday)

Monday,August 8, 2016

Open 9:00 am. . . . . . . . . . . . .  . . . . Close 10:00 pm

Tuesday,August 9, 2016

Open 9:00 am. . . . . . . . . . . . .  . . . . Close 10:00 pm

Wednesday,August 10, 2016

Open 9:00 am. . . . . . . . . . . . . .  . . . Close 10:00 pm

Thursday,August 11, 2016

Open 9:00 am. . . . . . . . . . . . . .  . . . Close 10:00 pm

Friday,August 12, 2016

Open 9:00 am. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Close 8:00 pm

Saturday,August 13, 2016

Open 9:00 am. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Close 4:00 pm

Sunday,August 14, 2016 . . . . . . . . . .  . . . .Closed

 

Old HomeWeek T-shirts ($15), hats ($15), and visors ($12) will be available for purchase at Old HomeWeek Headquarters.

 

The OHW Headquarters Office has also become a Lost & Found Department.

 

The official Old HomeWeek picture will be taken onWednesday, August 10 at 11:30 a.m. (rain or shine). Copies of the picture may

be ordered at the event. Cost of a copy is $25.00 each.

 

The annual Greencastle-Antrim Old HomeWeek Association, Inc. Board of Directors Meeting will be held Friday, August 12 at 11:00 am at the Rescue Hose Company Multipurpose Room located in the Fire Station at 842 South Washington Street (the intersection of SouthWashington Street and Route 11).  Reports of the 39thTriennial Old HomeWeek will be presented, and officers for the 40th Triennial to be held in 2019 will be announced. This meeting is open to the public, and everyone is invited to attend.

 

The BICYCLE RACE COMMITTEE has requested that all entrants for the James P. Oliver Memorial Bike Race AND the Tour of Antrim Township Bike Ride be registered for each event. ALL entrants must have a signed registration form for each event before permission will be granted to participate. (Entrants under the age of 18 years must have the form signed by a parent or legal guardian.) An entry form for each of these events is included in this Program. Additional copies of the entry form may be picked up at the Old HomeWeek Headquarters. Please take time before the race to complete this form – only those with completed entry forms will be permitted to participate.

**PLEASE NOTE**    - THESE ARE NOT PROFESSIONAL RACES!!

 

Greencastle-Antrim area Boy Scout troops and Cub Scout packs and Girl Scouts will be providing food and drink concessions on

the Square and at selected other Old HomeWeek event locations throughout the week of Old HomeWeek activities.Troop 99 will be operating the food stand on the Square with daily hours from approximately 10:00 a.m. until 10:00 p.m. - depending on the events scheduled.We thank them for their service.

 

Portable RESTROOM FACILITIES will be located on the BB&T Bank of Greencastle parking lot just off the Square. Portable restroom facilities also will be located at the Blue Heron (formerly the Rescue Hose Co. Special Events Center) parking lot (407 South Washington Street) for the parade on Thursday evening, August 11.

 

Fireworks Driving Instructions

Driving Directions After the Old Home Week Fireworks Display Friday, August 12, 2016 or Saturday August 13 as a Rain Date, The Greencastle Police Department will implement Driving restrictions pertaining to vehicles departing after the fireworks display on Friday evening (or in case of rain on Saturday evening.) MANDATORY exit routes will be implemented depending on where you park to watch the fireworks display.

 

1) Vehicles parked in vicinity of Greencastle Elementary School will be allowed to exit EAST ON LEITERSBURG STREET ONLY.

 

2) Vehicles parked in vicinity of Greencastle Middle school will be allowed to exit WEST ON LEITERSBURG STREET AND SOUTH ON WASHINGTON OR SOUTH ON CARLISLE STREETS ONLY

 

3) Vehicles parked in vicinity of Greencastle High School will be allowed to exit NORTH ON RIDGE AVENUE OR WEST ON ADDISON AVENUE…THEN NORTH ON ALLISON OR NORTH ON WASHINGTON STREETS ONLY

Dave Kipp (chair), Darryl Crunkelton, Mike Garland

 

Presbyterian Church Comfort Station

The Greencastle Presbyterian Church will be providing a 'Comfort Station' during Old Home Week.  All are invited to stop by for a cool drink of water and a place to rest and relax in the shade.  Open daily noon - 5:00 pm, Sunday, August 6 to Saturday, August 13.  Note: Restroom facilities will not be available.

 

The Greencastle Presbyterian Church is providing free parking during the week for OWH participants.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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