Edgerton 100th Anniversary Celebration
   'Always Home' -  August 11, 12, & 13th, 2017 

The 100th Anniversary Celebrations will highlight many of the historical people of Edgerton and historical information about the community and area. There will also be focus on local artists and artisans. Make sure to mark your calendars to join the celebration on August 11, 12 & 13th, 2017.

Invitations have been sent out!

 The Registration Committee has been busy collecting addresses, preparing invitations, addressing envelopes and now the invitations are in the mail! If you haven't yet submitted your address to receive an invitation, please contact the Registration Committee or post a comment on the 'Edgerton's 100th Anniversary' Facebook page. 

Registrations are steadily coming in. For everyone that has registered, please come to the Registration Area in the 50Plus Club Room at the Agricultural Hall to sign in and pick up your Registration Bag. Your Registration Bag will contain the tickets for the Theatre and supper(s) you purchased as well as some goodies from Edgerton and area businesses, organizations and sponsors. 

We also invite businesses, organizations and individuals to participate in the Saturday Morning Parade. Please complete and return the Parade Entry Form that you will find below. We are looking forward to lots of entrants and an incredible parade! 


Homecoming Events

IMPORTANT - PLEASE REGISTER FOR MEALS BY JULY 17TH - FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY NIGHT MEALS ARE ADVANCE TICKETS ONLY! 
Friday, August 11, 2017 

2:00 pm - 8:00 pm - Registration @ Agricultural Hall

2:00 pm - 8:00 pm - Mix & Mingle @ Agricultural Hall & Outside

2:00 pm - 8:00 pm - Edgerton Artists Exhibition @ Agricultural Hall  

5:30 pm - 7:30 pm - Supper @ Street in front of Agricultural Hall - Advanced Tickets only

4:00 pm - 7:30 pm - Edgerton's Own Hometown Entertainment is on the stage @ Street in front of Agricultural Hall 

8:00 pm - 8:30 pm - Opening Ceremonies @ Sports Grounds

8:30 pm - 10:30 pm - 'Black Board Jungle" featuring Edgerton's Own, Rhonda Withnell, Open Air Music Concert @ Sports Grounds

10:30 pm - Fireworks @ Sports Grounds


Saturday, August 12, 2017

7:30 am - 9:30 am - Breakfast @ Sports Grounds

8:00 am - 10:00 am - Registration @ Agricultural Hall

10:00 am - 12:00 pm - Parade

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm - Registration @ Agricultural Hall

12:00 pm - 5:00 pm - Legion Open House @ Legion Hall 

1:00 pm - High Tea with Ethel Bullymores Granddaughter @ United Church 

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Masonic Lodge Open House - Contact Chris Christensen 780 755 2427

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm - Edgerton School Tours 

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm - Museum Events: Ice Cream Making, Grist Mill, Rope Making, Threshing Demo and more

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm - Tours of New Municipal Building - Village Office, Library and Fire Hall

3:00 pm - Walk of Heroes Theatrical Presentation @ Cemetery  

4:00 pm - Walk of Heroes Theatrical Presentation @ Cemetery
 
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm - Car/Truck Show & Shine @ Museum Grounds
                           - Edgerton Artists Exhibition @ Agricultural Hall 
                           - Rural Area Self Tours (Maps @ Registration)  
                           - Ribstone Creek Brewery Tours 
                           - Kids Events @ School 

4:00 pm - Magic Show for young children @ School
 
5:00 - 7:00 pm - Steak Dinner @ Arena - Advanced Tickets only. For children, available at the Steak Supper will be a meal of Jumbo Hot Dog, carrots & celery sticks with Ranch dip, desert and beverage for $10.00 

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm - 'Winds of Change' Theatrical Production @ Agricultural Hall 

8:00 pm - Magic Show for older children 


 

Sunday, August 13, 2017
 
7:30 am - 9:30 am - Breakfast @ Sports Grounds 

9:00 am - 12:00 pm - Edgerton Artists Exhibition @ Agricultural Hall 
                             - Rural Area Self Tours (Maps @ Registration)

11:00 am - 12:00 pm - Interdenominational Church Service 

1:00 pm Edgerton Road Angels and Edgerton Eagles Alumni Ball Games @ Sports Grounds 

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm - 'Winds of Change' Theatrical Production @ Agricultural Hall

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm - Museum Events 



Celebration Committees

Each of the Committees has a group of people working on the tasks involved in their committee, listed here are the committees as of August, 2015 with the committee leaders:
  • Anniversary Chairman – Al Gordon
  • Secretary – Deanna Waddell
  • Finance – Barb Sjoquist
  • Registration – Bev Tipler
  • Events – Katrin Leskow
  • Theatrical Production – Deanna Waddell
  • Foods – Mary Ann Sparks
  • Parade – Dee Rae-Tondu
  • Historical Society – Louise Bergerud
  • Village Improvement Committee – Donna Wilkinson
All of the committees welcome your participation and we invite you to choose an area of interest and contact the Committee leader to become part of the planning.


Tell the world!

Getting the word out to former residents, relatives and friends is a large part of the work that is currently being undertaken. If you know of former Edgerton friends or family that would be interested in our celebration please email the info to the Registration Committee.

Calling all Edgerton Artists! Edgerton has a rich history of amazing and talented artists and we want to show them all off! There will be an Edgerton Artists Art show at the Agricultural Hall throughout the Anniversary Celebration weekend. We are looking for past and present Edgerton Artists to display their work. Please contact Art Show Coordinator, Lynne Jensen to let her know that you want to be part of the show. You can email her through the Anniversary Committee at  "click here to send an email"



Community members are invited to attend the FINAL 100th Anniversary Committee Meeting on August 3 , 2017 7:00 pm in the new Municipal Building.

Don't wait until the Celebration to volunteer, please contact one of the Committee Members!


Don't forget to fill out your Supper/Winds of Change order form!!


Edgerton 100th Ann. Dinner Reg

Also.... Don't forget to fill out your Parade Entry form as well!!


Parade Form pt. 1Parade form pt. 2