POMEROY — The third annual Kickin’ Summer Bash to be held Friday and Saturday on the Pomeroy levee, promises to get summer started off with fun, entertainment and loads of activities on the river.
Again this year there will be a “Anything that Floats Race” along with kayak and canoe races and a jest ski race. Winner in all of the races will receive cash prizes.
Along with the river races, an amateur photo contest, chaired by Susan White and sponsored by Farmers Bank, will be held for local photographers. The first place photo will be awarded $75, second place, $50 and third place $25. There will also be a people’s choice photo winner. Rules for the contest are available at the Chamber of Commerce Office or by calling 740-992-3034.
We Got Talent II, sponsored by Marty Construction, allows youth, ages to 18, to compete for prize money. The prizes will be $50 for first, $25 for second and $25 for third place. Meigs County trivia will feature audience participation with a chance to win prize money. There will also be “Let’s Make a Deal” segment which willrequire audience participation to win various items to trade.
Brenda Roush reports that there is a limited number of spots left for crafters and vendors.Space can be reserved by calling Roush at 740-992-3034.
This all-day event will have children’s activities on the lower parking lot from 10 a.m to noon sponsored by Holzer Clinic Meigs. Kids also get to have fun for free in the bounce houses and rides from 10 a.m. to noon.
Events begin at 5 p.m. Friday evening with a Cruise In on Court Street. Prizes and dash plates will be given for each entry. Saturday morning activities begin at 10 a.m. There will be live music, food, and entertainment on the levee until 11:30 p.m.