Linwood Pioneer Festival
The annual Linwood Pioneer Festival is scheduled for Saturday, July 26. Below is a list of events scheduled for the city's celebration.
- A book sale, sponsored by the Friends of the Linwood Community Library, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Linwood Community Building.
The books are not priced and donations are welcome, Linwood Community Library director Lori Leach said.
- Pioneer Festival parade, 2:30 p.m.. The parade begins at Park Street and runs around the block from Second Street, Bowen Street, Fourth Street , back at Fourth Street.
- Games and activities, 3 to 8 p.m., including a car show, pie auction, cake walk and moonwalk.
- Old west gunfighters show, 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. in front of Basehor-Linwood High School.
- The Linwood Lions Club chicken barbecue, 3-7 p.m. The fundraiser supports Lions Club sponsorships such as scholarships, school activities and summer baseball teams.
- Street Dance, 8 p.m.-midnight, Fourth and Main streets.