2015 Local Events
Jan. 12 - CMU classes resume
Jan. 17 - Martin Luther King Celebration Breakfast, 8 a.m., Spalding Room in Student and Community Center
Jan. 17 - Town & Country event, 6 p.m., Fayette High School
Jan. 19 - Martin Luther King Day
Jan. 22-24 - FHS Drama Department presentation of Mulan Jr., 7 p.m. on Jan. 22 and 23, 2 p.m. on Jan. 24 at CMU Little Theatre
Jan. 24 - Fayette Schools Music Boosters Carnival, 6-8 p.m., Fayette High School
Feb. 7 - Sweetheart Dance hosted by Fayette Firefighters, at Fayette Fire Station, 8 p.m. to midnight
Feb. 12-15 - CMU Little Theatre Opera Production of “The Magic Flute,” 7:30 p.m. evening, 2 p.m. Sunday matinee, Willie Mae Kountz Recital Hall
Feb. 15 - Fayette Senior Center Soup and Sandwich Fundraiser, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Feb. 16 - Presidents’ Day
Feb. 26 - Fayette Chamber of Commerce Breakfast Social
March 8 - Daylight Saving Time begin
March 9-13 - CMU Spring Break
March 20 - Spring begins
March 28 - Ability 5K Walk, Run & Roll
April 3 - Good Friday
April 5 - Easter
April 7 - Municipal elections
April 19 - Fayette Senior Center chicken dinner fundraiser, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
April 25 - Basket Bingo
May 9 - CMU Baccalaureate & Commencement
May 10 - Mother’s Day
May 25 - Memorial Day
June 6 - Optimist Club Youth Fishing Derby, The Lodge
June 6 - Armstrong Firemens Dance, 8 p.m. to midnight; at Armstrong Gym/Community Center
June 7 - July 23 - CMU Ashby-Hodge Gallery of American Art, “3 Summer Shows”
June 18-20 - Juneteenth
June 20 - Fayette Power Pull, 7 p.m.
June 21 - Summer begins
June 21 - Father’s Day
June 23-28 - Howard County Fair
June 25 - Fayette Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting, noon in Commercial Trust Community Room
June 30 - Howard County Farm Bureau Strawberry Festival, 6:30 p.m. at the Fayette City Park, lower shelter house
July 4 - Independence Day
- Fayette’s Fabulous 4th at the City Park
- Annual Fayette Fireman’s Volleyball Tournament, 10 a.m. at the City Park
July 11 - Garage sale at Hillside Baptist Church, 7 a.m. to noon
July 25 - Roanoke Band Concert and Ice Cream Social; ice cream and cake served at 6 p.m.; concert at 7 p.m.
July 25 - Library Street Fair at 6:30 p.m.
July 26 - Richland Christian Church Ice Cream Social, 5:30 p.m.
Aug. 1 - Fayette Festival of the Arts - Courthouse lawn/bandstand/courthouse
Aug. 4 - Primary election
Aug. 8 - School supply give away, Fayette First Baptist Church, 101 W. Davis St., 4 to 6 pm.
Aug. 15 - Fayette Citywide Yard Sale
Aug. 24 - Howard County Farm Bureau Annual Meeting, 6:30 p.m. in the Fayette High School Commons
Sept. 7 - Labor Day
Sept. 7 - Boonslick Folk Festival at Boonslick Park
Sept. 18 - O’Reilly Truck & Tractor Pull
Sept. 18-19 - Santa Fe Trails Days in downtown New Franklin
Sept. 20 - Fayette Senior Center pork steak fundraising dinner, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Sept. 23 - Autumn Begins
Sept. 26 - Fayette Chamber of Commerce BBQ
Oct. 3 - Dedication of the Thogmorton Center at CMU, 11 a.m.
Oct. 9 - 5K Glow Run/Walk after the high school home football game at the back bus parking lot; sponsored by Fayette Music Boosters
Oct. 10 - New Franklin Elementary School Heroes and Villains 5K Fun Run, 10 a.m.
Oct. 10 - CMU Band Day
Oct. 10 - Howard County Fairground Development Association dinner and auction at St. Joseph Church Hall
Oct. 12 - Columbus Day
Oct. 18 - Lawrence Talbot Study Club Annual Ham & Bean Dinner, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Daly/Clark School
Oct. 23 and 24 - Pumpkin Days in Glasgow; parade on Oct. 23, 7 p.m.
Oct. 24 - CMU Homecoming
Oct. 24 - Craft Beer Festival, downtown New Franklin, 4 to 7 p.m. Sponsored by the South Howard County Historical Society
Oct. 31 - Halloween
Oct. 31 - Halloween Parade, 3:30 p.m. sponsored by Golden Study Club
Nov 1 - Daylight Saving Time ends, set clocks back one hour
Nov. 3 - General election
Nov. 7 - 2nd Annual Pig Out for PTO, New Franklin Elementary School Multipurpose Room, 5 to 8 p.m.
Nov. 11 - Veterans Day - DAR-American Legion program at Fayette High School
Nov. 21 - Annual “Night at Freddies” talent show at FHS, 7 p.m. (tentative)
Nov. 26 - Thanksgiving
Dec. 5 - Fayette Chamber of Commerce Christmas Parade, 5 p.m.
Dec. 21 - Winter Begins
Dec. 25 - Christmas Day
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