Strawn Homecoming Events

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Friday, June 8

6:00 PM: Poker Tournament Location TBD

7:00 PM:  Beer Pong Tournament at Roots

8:00 PM:    Music provided by TD Production at Roots (No Cover)

Saturday, June 9

8:00 AM:   Registration begins at High Caliber Mercantile
(Behind the bank for the Cook-Off and Bloody Mary contest)

9:00 AM:  Registration for Parade begins at the gazebo area
(Across from the bank)

9:30 AM: Parade line-up
(Horses by Bankhead Hotel all other entries on North Front St. by museum)

10:00 AM:  Parade begins
(1st prize for best decorated division in float, horse, ATV/bike, and alumni car float. As overall best prize will be given as well)

11:00 AM – 5:00 PM:  The Watson House will have an open house ($5.00 per person, please no children under the age of 8)

11:30 AM:  Carnival begins (City Hall lawn) – games and wet slides

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM:  Street tacos will be served for lunch at the Community Center Pavilion

1:00 – 3:00 PM: Game of Hound at the Community Center Pavilion and Horseshoe tournament behind the Pavilion

8:00 PM:  Street dance at the Community Center Pavilion.
The Redwine Band will be playing

Old movies will be playing in City Hall after the parade.
The Strawn Historical Museum will be open during the day.

Chris and Soña Nunez
Co-Presidents, Homecoming 2018

Information or questions:  254-979-2922 or 254-979-2912

Please help us spread the word to all former students, teachers, and ex residents.  wee look forward to welcoming you back in Strawn on June 8th & 9th!

Overnight accommodations:

The Watson House, Strawn (213) 742-1900 website:
Thomas House, Strawn (214) 793-7225
Longhorn Inn, Gordon (254) 693-8277
LaQuinta Inn, Eastland (254) 629-1414