August 31, 2015

Festival on the Trails returns this weekend

Corbin H. Crable
The Festival on the Trails will come back to Gardner this weekend after a yearlong hiatus.
The third annual festival, which was first organized in 2007 to celebrate the city’s sesquicentennial anniversary, will take place all …

Festival tour will include Wilson’s account of Bushwackers’ raid on local general store

Mica Marriott
Stephen Wilson slept upstairs above Gardner’s first General Store, located at 103 S. Elm where the Masonic Lodge and Rustic Connection are today. He worked seven days a week. His roommate was an old Mexican War veteran, …

Festival on the Trails – Schedule Of Events

Friday June 11th

7:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m.  Sneak Peak of the Artists work

(Green and Open class buildings on Fair grounds)

Saturday June 12thSchedule of Events

10:00 a.m. –   Festival on the Trails Opens

Art Show (Green building on Fairgrounds)

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Festival on the Trails — Volunteers Needed

The Festival on the Trails is looking for volunteers.

Right now perimeter personal are needed to monitor the traffic through the gates.  There is a need to staff the gates from 7am to 11pm. Each shift will probably be two …