July 31, 2014

Festival on the Trails returns this weekend

Corbin H. Crable
chcrable@gardnernews.com
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
mmarriott@gardnernews.com
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)

    • Kids on

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 …