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The Glen Carbon Community Events Committee is currently underway in planning the 2013 Glen Carbon Homecoming which will take place on Friday, June 14th and Saturday, June 15th. Through the generous donations from businesses and residents, the Glen Carbon Homecoming has become a successful growing community event which had a record breaking attendance of over 10,000 last year.
Meet Me On Main Street
Saturday, June 15
The festivities will be held on Main Street in "Old Town" and will include food and drink booths, nightly live entertainment, games and carnival rides. We will also kick-off Saturday night with a parade and a fireworks presentation.
We would like to invite businesses and residents to help promote a stronger community by hosting a booth or sponsoring the 2013 Glen Carbon Homecoming. We appreciate your support and look forward to another successful Homecoming event.
The 2013 Glen Carbon Homecoming proudly features a 16-passenger hot air balloon tethered ride that will ascend approximately 100 feet in the air for about 5 minutes before coming back down to earth.
Balloon flights will occur approximately every 8 minutes beginning at 8:00 p.m. Friday, June 14th. Cost is $12.50 per passage. For reservations, please click on the link below and reserve your space(s) now!
Join us for the Covered Bridge 5K Run and 1 Mile Fun Run. The race starts and ends in historic Glen Carbon, Illinois. This race is held in conjunction with the Glen Carbon Homecoming festivities. This will be a flat and fast course that will run on the beautiful, wooded and paved bicycle trails. All runners under 12 who participate in either run will receive a finisher medal and all race participants are invited to walk in the parade at 5 PM Saturday. To register, please print the registration form below or you may register online at: www.active.com.
Covered Bridge 5K &
1 Mile Fun Run
Saturday, June 15, 2013
2013 GLEN CARBON HOMECOMING BY BECOMING A:
**COVERED BRIDGE 5K RUN PARTICIPANT
Please contact the following Glen Carbon Community Events member for additional information!
Thank you to our 2013 Homecoming Sponsors:
TheBANK of Edwardsville
Glen Carbon Tourism Fund
Keller Construction, Inc.
Bruckert, Gruenke & Long, P.C.
Dierbergs Markets & Capitol Land Company
Juneau Associates, Inc.
Mid America Plastic Surgery
Wooden Nickel Pub & Grill
Beyer Auto Body
Caseys General Store
Cummings Heating & Cooling, Inc.
Holland Construction Services, Inc.
Hurford Architects, Inc.
Irwin Chapel of Glen Carbon
Maclair Asphalt Sales
Missouri Petroleum Products, Co.
SSM Home Care & Hospice
Thouvenot, Wade & Moerchen, Inc. Engineer & Surveyors
Friends of Glen Carbon:
The Auto Body Shop
Bobby's Frozen Custard, Inc.
Bull & Bear Grill & Bar
Cadagin & Prosser Financial Group
Cross Auto Body & Towing Inc.
Delaurent Construction Co.
Jorja & Kent Dickemann
Durkin Equipment Co.
Eden Retirement Center, Inc.
First Clover Leaf Bank
Jack Schmitt Chevrolet of Wood River
Rob & Kathi Jackstadt
JF Electric, Inc.
Junior Service Club of Edwardsville/Glen Carbon
Mac's Auto Electric Plus
National Bank at Edwardsville
Quality Chemical Co., Inc. Midwest
Scott Credit Union
Will & Lola Shashack
Town & Country Gun Club, Inc.
Traveling Tails Inn
Weber & Rodney Funeral Home