Great Day In Elk 2007

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Parade

Rusty Gates was Grand Marshal of the Great Day in Elk 2007 parade Rusty Gates Great Day in Elk 2007 Great Day in Elk 2007 Great Day in Elk 2007 Great Day in Elk 2007 Great Day in Elk 2007 El Joel Riding high! Great Day in Elk 2007 Great Day in Elk 2007 Great Day in Elk 2007 Great Day in Elk 2007 Trillium Tribe dance troupe Trillium Tribe dance troupe Win a Wrangler! raffle Great Day in Elk 2007 Great Day in Elk 2007 Greenwood Civic Club pom-pom girls Great Day in Elk 2007 boing, boing, boing Great Day in Elk 2007 Great Day in Elk 2007 Greater Downtown Elk Smokey the Bear We love our volunteer firefighters! Elk Grocery & Deli  


Greenwood Community Center Carnival

Dance Performance, Live Music, Watermelon Eating Contest, Cake Auction, Egg Toss Contest, Greased Pole Contest, Exhibits, Food & Drink

Trillium Tribe Middle Eastern dance troupe on the outdoor stage Trillium Tribe Trillium Tribe Trillium Tribe Trillium Tribe Trillium Tribe Trillium Tribe Trillium Tribe leader Nicole Fish Trillium Tribe leader Nicole Fish Great Day in Elk 2007 Trillium Tribe leader Nicole Fish Great Day in Elk 2007 Great Day in Elk 2007 Great Day in Elk 2007 Great Day in Elk 2007 Great Day in Elk 2007 Great Day in Elk 2007 Great Day in Elk 2007 Great Day in Elk 2007 Great Day in Elk 2007 Great Day in Elk 2007 Great Day in Elk 2007 Great Day in Elk 2007 Greenwood Community Center George Montag cooks 'em up Watermelon eating contest, junior division Great Day in Elk 2007 Ready, set, eat! Remember, no hands! Great Day in Elk 2007 Great Day in Elk 2007 Great Day in Elk 2007 Great Day in Elk 2007 Great Day in Elk 2007 Great Day in Elk 2007 Great Day in Elk 2007 The winner's watermelon rind Watermelon eating champ Happy watermelon contestant Watermelon eating contest, senior division Winner of the senior division Rio gave it a good shot Peter Lit auctions cakes Yarrow displays a cake at auction Charlie Acker bid on a cake Cake art! Rod Jones and friends Donna and George Ready for the egg toss contest Toss the egg to your partner without breaking it. Take a step back and try it again It gets harder as the distance increases Great Day in Elk 2007 Great Day in Elk 2007 Some eggs didn't survive The winning team of the egg toss. Sack race Sack race The popular greased pole climb offers elusive cash prizes. It's harder than it looks. Happy climber This is MUCH harder than it looks! Now there's some real progress. A $10 prize A climber with her reward. Another climber gets a prize Okay, time for the serious climbers! Ten bucks is only the start! Reaching for the Ben Franklin at the top of the greased pole. The winner and his fans with $100 bill. Great Day in Elk 2007 Great Day in Elk 2007 Making spin art Spin artists Marcus Marcellus McCallen III and friends Marcus Kirk Handley on keyboard Marcus McCallen bass player with McCallen and Friends Marcus Peter White on drums Marcus Roff grabs a sausage Look out for that rolling pin! I loooove balloons! Annemarie offers a Margarita toast The real party was next door! Fresh picked apples from the ridge, soon to be cider. Apples after passing through the crusher The apple crusher and cider press Making apple cider Fresh squeezed apple juice Peter Lit mixes it up. Peter Lit serves up famous Elk Margaritas. Fun in the hay Great Day in Elk 2007 Art exhibit It's all about color and style! Home canned fruit and veggies, and what are those suspicious looking plants? Great Day in Elk 2007 Cooking up the BBQ Sachiko serving food from the kitchen window. Service with a smile!  


Saturday Night Dance with Mambo This!

Greenwood Community Center and Firehouse The Pirates of the Carribbean provided evening dance music on the inside stage. Michael Hubbert on vocals and Cuban tres Karl Schoen on flute Jim Dooley on trumpet David Lipkind on bass and Kirk Handley on keyboard The Pirates Michael Hubbert on alto sax Karl Schoen on baritone sax Michael Dan Albrecht on keyboards Michael blows alto Dancing to Pirates of the Carribbean on Great Day in Elk 2007


Great Day In Elk 2008 is Saturday, August 23, 2008

Greenwood Community Center Great Day In Elk page (basic information, not updated as of 8/20/08)

 


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