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Planned Activities for 2015

Texas Independence Day Celebration of North Texas at Granbury

 Tentative Schedule , subject to changeselfie hunt

Saturday,  February 28, 2015
9:00-5:00 Exhibitors: Square, Langdon, Beach
9am-10am

  • Passing Through Band
  • Student History Fair – Celebration Hall on the Square
  • Children’s Games, Handicrafts – Langdon
  • Silent Auction opens at Texas Heroes Foundation booth
  • Re-enactors, Indians, Living History at Langdon

10:00 Parade around the Historic Granbury Square!
11:00 Buttermilk Junction
12:00 Opening Ceremony – Stage

  • Master of Ceremony: Commissioner Steve Berry
  • Welcome to Granbury – Mayor Nin Hulett
  • Invocation – Rev. Glenn Ward
  • Presentation of the Proclamation – James Veale Day: County Judge Darrell Cockerham
  • Texas Our Texas – Ridge Roberts
  • Pledge to the Texas Flag – 2014 SHF Champion – Rachel Mastick
  • Remarks – Boots Hubbard
  • Concluding Remarks – President of the Texas Heroes Foundation Cullen Crisp

1:00 Western Re-enactment on the Square
1:00 – 2:30 Mutton Bustin’ on the Beach
1:00 – 5:00 Historical Granbury Courthouse OPEN to Public
1:30-2:30 Wild West Music of the Buffalo Bill Cowboy Band
2:30 Prairie Wind Band
3:15 Western Re-enactment on the Square
3:30 Buttermilk Junction
4:00 Silent Auction Closes
4:30 – 6:30 Live Bull Riding on the Beach & Calf Scramble for kids

Sunday, March 1, 2015

10:00 AM Cowboy Church – Rev. Glenn Ward, Baggy Bottom Boys -Stage
11:00 – 5:00 Exhibitors: Square, Langdon & Beach
Re-enactors, Indians, Living History – Langdon
Children’s Games, Handicrafts – Langdon
Student History Fair- Celebration Hall on the Square
12:00 Baggy Bottom Boys
1:00 Ridge Roberts & Bobby Don Shelton
2:00 Prairie Wind Band
2:15 Western Re-enactment on the Square
3:00 Student History Awards presented – Celebration Hall, Square
4:00 Bobby Don & Ridge Roberts
5:00 TIDC Vendors and Re-enactors and Downtown Activities Close.

Monday, March 2, 2015

  • 12:30 Elizabeth Crockett Memorial Ceremony – Acton Cemetery
    Welcome, Prayer – Rev Glenn Ward
  • Recognition of attending Crockett Family members – Sylvia Hickey
  • Memorial for Ken Hendricks – Sons of Confederates
  • Historical Presentations – Brandy Herr
  • David Crockett comments – Rich Merrill
  • Amazing Grace – Fiddlin’ Ridge Roberts
  • Placement of 13 Yellow Roses – Cullen Crisp
  • Color Guard-Black Powder Musket Volley, Cannon Fire, Benediction
  • Closing Remarks – Sylvia Hickey
  • Closing Prayer – Rev Glenn Ward

 All information is subject to change.

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