CHS HOMECOMING FESTIVAL–EXPLORING WWII

The Caledonia Historical Society presents the annual Homecoming Festival on September 12th and 13th, 2015.  This year’s theme will be exploring WWII.    Come join us at Linwood Park, 7300 5 Mile Rd, just east of the corner of Hwy 38 and 5 Mile Rd from 10 am to 4 pm each day.  Tour the historic buildings, watch the Civil War Reenactments and the Saw Mill demonstrations, enjoy the classic cars and antique tractors, buy a pie at the pie auction, partake of the various foods, and visit the vendors.  There will be many other activities, including live music in the afternoons.  Join us in honoring the Racine County Veterans on Sunday, September 13th at 12:30 pm with a special ceremony.

CHS continues to need your support to get that barn “raised” and restored.  Here are items CHS has for sale.  If you are interested, please contact us via the Contact Us page on this website.  The mugs are $8 each or 2 for $14.  The small Depot print is $2 and the large Depot print is $5.  The note cards are $5 each.  The book, Milwaukee Then and Now, is $25.  Purchase a personalized paver to be placed at the Old Town Hall.  Contact CHS through the Contact Us page for an application.

 

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Rent the CHS Historical Village at Linwood Park for your special occasion.  A lovely wedding ceremony was recently performed at Linwood Park.

August 1 wedding

The CHS Linwood Park Historical Village buildings are open to the public the fourth Sunday of the month, August 23rd and September 27th from 1 pm to 4 pm.  Docents are available to discuss the history of the buildings.

 

 

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CHS HOMECOMING FESTIVAL–EXPLORING WWII — 4 Comments

  1. The spaces are free. On Saturday the vendor spaces will open at 8:30 no earlier. You have equal spaces to everyone else. We do not provide tents, chairs or tables. You cannot park a car on the grounds while the Homecoming is open. Cars must be moved by 9:45.

  2. Good Afternoon!!!! I am a Marketing Representative for Costco Wholesale. We would like to be a part of the Homecoming Festival, September 12 & 13. If you could forward additional information regarding this event, I would greatly appreciate it. We would like to set up a 10′ x 10′ tent with a table to explain the benefits associated with a Costco membership. If there is a fee for this, please let me know.

    Thank you!

    Diane Brinkman
    Marketing Representative
    Costco Wholesale, Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin
    (262) 597-1046

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