Creston Sesquicentennial

Sesquicentennial Logo

Sesquicentennial Items Available for Purchase

Garments - short sleeve tees, hoodies, ladies tees and a backpack are available for purchase.  All garments are available in red, white or black.  Bags are available in red or black trim.  If you are interested in ordering your Sesquicentennial items stop in at the Chamber or Create Creston or click the link below for the order form.

Garment Order Form

Sesquicentennial Celebration Calendar of Events

March 29, 2019

100 Years of Creston Architecture by Brian Zachary-Sponsored by the Creston Historic Preservation Commission

Mealsite

6:30 pm

 

April 8, 2019

History of Creston by David Hargrove-Sponsored by the Creston Historic Preservation Commission

Gibson Memorial Library-Genealogy Room

6:30 pm

 

June 14, 2019

Streamliners Across Iowa (Railroad History) by Phil Borleske-Sponsored by the Creston Historic Preservation Commission

Mealsite

6:00 pm

 

June 15, 2019

Rainbow Park Event

 

 

 

June 29, 2019

11th Annual Elm’s Club Bike Night

Elm’s Club

4:30 pm – 1:00 am

 

June 30, 2019

CAT Presents “Lyrical Version” of the Music Man

Bandshell at McKinley Park or SWCC Performing Arts Center for weather if necessary

6:00 pm

 

June 29 – July 6, 2019

Sesquicentennial Photographs

Creston:Arts Gallery-Depot

Patches & Pieces Quilt Guild

 

 

July 1, 2019

Farmer’s Market

McKinley Park

4:00 pm – 6:30 pm

 

July 3, 2019

Veteran’s Appreciation Breakfast

Mealsite

7:00 am – 8:30 am

Creston:Arts Gallery Open

Depot

9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Chalk the Town

Uptown

 

Inflatables

McKinley Park

11:00 am – 5:00 pm

Greater Regional Health Lake to Lake Greater 8 and 5K Run/Walk

 

6:00 pm

Elks Street Dance

Uptown

9:00 pm – 1:00 am

 

July 4, 2019

Flea Market

Uptown

8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Friends of the Library Book Fair

Mealsite

9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Chalk the Town Mural

Uptown

 

Model Railroaders

Depot

9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Creston:Arts Gallery Open

Depot

9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Sesquicentennial Program

Depot

9:00 am

Kiddie Carnival

Uptown

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Caboose on Adams Street Open

Uptown

9:30 am – 12:00 pm

4th of July Parade

Uptown

10:30 am

Lion’s Club Bingo

McKinley Park

12:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Historical Village Open

McKinley Park

12:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Three Mile Sharpshooters 4-H Club Presentation

Historical Village

 

??Mud Volleyball

McKinley Park

12:00 pm

Inflatables

McKinley Park

12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Pool Open

McKinley Park

1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Bags Tournament Presented by High Lakes Young Professionals

McKinley Park

1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Skateboard Contest

McKinley Park

 

??3 on 3 Basketball Tournament

McKinley Park

3:00 pm

??Canoe Races

McKinley Park

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Community Chorus

McKinley Park

5:00 pm

Talent Show

McKinley Park

6:30 pm

Fireworks

McKinley Park

9:30 pm

 

July 5, 2019

Historical Village Open

McKinley Park

1:00 pm – 4:30 pm

 

July 6, 2019

Historical Village Open

McKinley Park

1:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Historical Dance

 

 

KSIB Creston Cruzin

 

 

 

July 12, 2019

Symbolism in a Stain Glass Window/Church History-Sponsored by the Historic Preservation Commission

Methodist Church. 400 N Elm

6:00 pm

 

August 2019 – date TBD

Threshing Bee

SWCC