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July 27, 2013

Yankee Homecoming Calendar

(Continued)

Waterfront Stage, Market Square Stage

FEATURED ARTISTS EXHIBITS

1 to 5 p.m.

Newburyport Art Association

65 Water St.

CROWNING OF SENIOR KING AND QUEEN

4 to 6 p.m.

Hope Community Church

11 Hale Street, Newburyport

The Senior King and Queen will be honored at a luncheon at Hope Community Church and will ride in the Yankee Homecoming Parade in a convertible on Sunday

SLOW BIKE RACE

6 p.m.

Cushing Park

Registration at 5:30 p.m.

$25; fundraiser for local rail trail maintenance

IRISH SUNSET CRUISE

7 to 9 p.m.

Captain’s Lady, Plum Island Point

WATERFRONT CONCERT

7:30 to 9 p.m.

Freddy “Boom Boom” Cannon & Band with Lee Lewis and The Doo Wop All Stars

Thursday, August 1

FOOD COURT

10 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Market Square

OLD-FASHIONED SIDEWALK SALES

10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Downtown, The Tannery, and Port Plaza

DOWNTOWN ENTERTAINMENT

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Waterfront Stage, Market Square Stage

COAST GUARD STATION TOURS

10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

65 Water St. # B, Newburyport

FIRST RELIGIOUS SOCIETY BOOK SALE AND ART AND CRAFT SHOW

10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

26 Pleasant St.

YANKEE HOMECOMING BLOOD DRIVE

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Elks Lodge, Low Street

Call 1-800-733-2767 to make an appointment

FEATURED ARTISTS EXHIBITS

1 to 5 p.m.

Newburyport Art Association

65 Water St.

ROTARY CLUB BEER AND DOGS

4:30 to 7 p.m.

Food booth featuring hot dogs and locally brewed beer

End of Bed Race, Tannery Parking Lot

Sponsored by: Newburyport Rotary Club to benefit local charities.

LIONS CLUB BED RACE

6 p.m.

Federal Street

Bed race participants usually arrive around 5:30 p.m. to set up. The event starts at 6 p.m. sharp. The event will proceed light rain or shine. Severe weather will postpone the bed race until Aug. 2, 6 p.m.

WATERFRONT CONCERT

7:30 to 9 p.m.

Beatlejuice

Friday, August 2

FOOD COURT

10 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Market Square

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