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The 2014 McCleary Bear Festival Committee is accepting nominations for Grand Marshal for the 55th Annual McCleary Bear Festival. Citizens are encouraged to write a nomination letter suggesting a person to receive this year's honor. If you know someone you would like to see honored this way, please submit their names, address and phone number and include a brief summary of that individual's contribution to the McCleary area — and specifically to the McCleary Bear Festival, if they have been active in the event.

Please submit nominations prior to Friday 06/27/14 to:
McCleary Bear Festival
PO Box 408
McCleary, WA. 98557

Sincerely,
2014 McCleary Bear Festival Committee

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McCleary Bear Festival
PO Box 408
McCleary, WA 98557
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McCleary Bear Festival
PO Box 408
McCleary, WA 98557

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2014 Events

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Events List

Thursday July 10, 2014

Event Time Location
Kick-Off Dinner ($10/person) 6pm-7:30pm VFW
Dessert Auction (Open to public) 7:30pm VFW
Royalty Coronation (Open to public) Following the Auction VFW


Friday July 11, 2014

Event Time Location
Food and Craft Vendors 3pm-7pm Beerbower Park
Bubble Fun 3pm-8pm Kids Zone
"Guns and Hoses" annual softball game 6:30pm Beerbower Park
Reptile Zoo 6-8pm Beerbower Park
Teen Dance 8-10pm Old Sterling Bank lot


Saturday July 12, 2014

Event Time Location
Softball Tournament 8am-9pm Beerbower Park
Fun Run 9am Register at VFW
Food and Craft Vendors 9am-7pm Beerbower Park
Rods & Rides Car Show 10am-2pm Old Sterling Bank lot
Bubble Fun 10am-7pm Kids Zone
Pony Rides 11am-6pm Beerbower Park
Elite Mobile Gaming 1pm-6pm Kids Zone
Bouncy Houses 1pm-6pm Kids Zone
Kiddie Parade 12pm W Simpson Ave
55th Annual Grand Parade 12pm W Simpson Ave
World Famous Bear Stew 1pm Beerbower Park
Music in the Park
The Olson Brothers Band (Country) 1:30pm-4:30pm Beerbower Park
Six Pack Pretty (80's Rock) 5:30pm-8:30pm Beerbower Park


Sunday July 13, 2014

Event Time Location
Softball Tournament 8am-9pm Beerbower Park
Food and Craft Vendors 10am-4pm Beerbower Park
Bubble Fun 10am-4pm Kids Zone
Trout Pond 10am-2pm Kids Zone
Cory's Ark Petting Zoo 11am-4pm Kids Zone
Pony Rides 11am-4pm Beerbower Park
Family Fun Day 12pm-3pm Kids Zone
Soap Box Derby 2pm-4pm  
Music in the Park
Down Home Country Fiddle and Blue Grass Band 12pm-2pm Beerbower Park