The annual Wilcox Fall Festival sponsored by the Wilcox CIA is set for September 21. Events and activities will be held throughout the day for people of all ages to enjoy.
The day begins with a 5K/2M Run/Walk at Wilcox Park. Registration will be held from 7:15 a.m. to 8:15 a.m. The kids half mile race starts at 8:00 a.m. with the 5K/2M competition beginning fifteen minutes later. Registration is $25 and will be taken up to race time. Post race drinks and treats will be provided. Medals will be awarded for first place male/female in each age division.
Crafts and exhibits will be set up in the Town Hall with the doors opening at 9:00 a.m. Maps for the town wide garage sales will be also be available at the Town Hall.
The parade will start at 10:30 a.m. The theme this year is “Nebraska Strong”. Line up is at the football field. Spectators are asked to bring a food item for the Wilcox Food Pantry to the parade. Containers for food donations will be marked on the main street corners.
see September 18 Courier for full story