Swinging Bridge Festival Schedule

Swinging Bridge Festival Schedule



7:00 am – 3:00 pm


6:30-7:45    Registration for Fun Run for Kids, 5K Race,
and 1.5 Mile Walk, Chautauqua Park

7:00-11:00    Lions Club Breakfast, Senior Center

7:30         Fun Run for Kids, Chautauqua Park

8:00        5K Race and 1.5 Mile Walk, Chautauqua Park

9:00-3:00    Festival Headquarters, T-shirt and Button Sales,
        First Aid Station, Main St. Gifts & Antiques,

9:00-3:00    Shuttle Service, Senior Center (stops at all

9:00-3:00    Arts & Crafts Show, Weber Huston Parking Lot

9:00-3:00    “History of the Local Railroad”, Bill Lindsay,
        Weber Huston Parking Lot

9:00- 3:00    “The Ethnic History of Columbus Jct.” presented
        at 10:00 and 1:00, and “Columbus Community
        Historical Trivia” presented at 11:00 and 2:00,
        Frank     Best (President, Historical Society),
        Columbus Heritage Museum

9:00-3:00    “History of the Bridge”, “Buy-a-Plank”* Signup,
        Historic Swinging Bridge Site

9:00-3:00    Puppet Show, Bridge Building Crafts for Kids,
Columbus Jct. Public Library

9:00-3:00    Mural of Swinging Bridge Fundraiser,
        Columbus Jct. Post Office Lobby

9:30-11:30    Play in the Park, supervised hiking, and sports
        activities for grades 4-7, Parks & Recreation
        Committee, Chautauqua Park

11:00-1:00    Wine Tasting by Ardon Creek Winery,
Main St. Gifts & Antiques

11:30-1:30    Columbus Women’s Organization (CWO)
        Luncheon, Senior Center

1:00-2:30     Cornhole (Bag Toss) Tournament, Weber Huston
        Parking Lot

3:00-3:45    “No, No, a Thousand Times No!” melodrama,
        Poetry Contest Reading & Results, music by
        Shawn Plank, Columbus Jct. Public Library

    As an on-going fundraiser for the Historic Swinging Bridge you can “buy-a-plank” for $100.00 in memory of a loved one.