Billerica Yankee Doodle Homecoming Sept. 12 - 14, 2014

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Schedules are subject to change.

The 2013 Yankee Doodle flyer can be viewed/downloaded HERE.  This is a PDF file in a layout that was designed to be printed on both sides of a sheet, then folded.

 

Friday September 13, 2013

3:00 PM

Setup Billerica Colonial Minutemen Encampment
contact: 

Bill Brimer, Captain

Billerica Colonial Minutemen

Billerica Memorial High School
Back Field

6:30 PM

Elementary School Dance

Boys & Girls Club of Greater Billerica
Campbell Road

     
     
     
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Saturday September 14, 2013

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OFFSITE LOCATIONS

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9:00AM -
5:00PM

9:00AM      Billerica Public Library Annual YD Book & Bake Sale (inside Library) & Flea Market (in front of Library)

 

NOON          Canal Museum & Visitors Center (Faulkner Mills)             

 

10:00 AM - Noon

HOMECOMING PARADE
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Shops at Billerica Parking Lot

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TOWN HALL PARKING LOT ACTIVITIES
10AM - 5PM

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10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Homecoming Crafters Fair and Marketplace

Crafters/Marketplace/Information Booths & Food Vendors

Town Hall front and side lots

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Bob Leger - Street Musician   Steps of Town Hall

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BEHIND HIGH SCHOOL ACTIVITIES (GOOD ST ACCESS)
Noon - 5PM

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Noon - 5:00PM

Billerica Fire Department
- SAFE (fire safety)

Behind Fire Station
where fire trucks stored

Noon - 5:00PM

Billerica Police Department
 - Open House, information,
demonstrations, children's activities

Inside and outside
Police Station

Noon -
5:00PM

Flir Recycling Center

 

 Foam Crafts (sponsored by Growing Minds Preschool

Town of Billerica Recycling Committee

Patriots Footbal Game Raffle Tickets

Yankee Doodle Umbrellas for sale

 

              

Near Fire Station

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ACTIVITY TENT A - Yankee Doodle Homecoming Tent
horseshoe area behind High School

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12:00PM -4:00PM

Cookie Decorating
 
Sand Art
sponsored by Weichert Realtors - Cook and Company

Activity Tent A

Noon - 5:00pm unless noted otherwise ***SPECIAL ATTRACTIONS***

Super Cuts - hair gel for kids

103.3 AMP Radio

Photo Booth w/props!!!

 

Free Balloons (sponsored by Comcast)

Club Inhale/Exhale - bean bag toss & mind games

Next Step Living - Solar ovens

Water Works - balloon toss game

Merrimack Valley Pavilion - hole in one

Clowns from Clowning for Kids Foundation -  clown and balloon activities

www.clowningforkidzfoundation.org

 

Noon - 

5:00 PM

 

ACTIVITY TENT B -

Kumon Math & Reading Center - math games

Spin Art sponsored by MTM Brainerd Insurance

Cap Decorating - hosted by Billerica Arts Council

Portraits by local artists 

Located to the Right of Entertainment Tent A - across from food court

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STAGE A ENTERTAINMENT

across from food vendors

12:00 - 4:30pm

Classic Trax

under tent

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ACTIVITY TENT C & FOOD TENT

Location -- 
To left of main entertainment tent

12:00PM - 5:00PM

Public Seating - tables & chairs

XBox setup -  Blanchard Family

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LOWER FIELD ACTIVITIES
Noon - 5PM

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Times As Listed
Next to Activity

12:30pm

Minute To Win It - sponsored by Billerica Arts Council

 

1:30pm
Donut Eating Contest 
- sponsored by Billerica Arts Council

2:00pm 
Tuxedo Relay Race - sponsored by Ma's Dy Cleaning


 

2:00PM
Billerica Recreation Department Field Games

Area close to High School building

Noon - 5:00 PM

Billerica Colonial Minutemen encampment
open to public - ongoing living history demonstrations

2:00 - 3:00pm - Battle Reenactment

Billerica Colonial Minutemen

 

1812 Marine Guard/Historic Marine Education - information/demonstration

 

Boy Scout Troop 11 overnight encampment

BMHS Back Field beyond back side of Hallenborg Ice Rink
1:00 - 2:30PM

 "Ladies of Line" - Line Dancing

Parking Lot for Project BEAM & Project SUPPORT at the top of the Lower Field

1:30PM - 4:30PM

Children's Inflatables

BMHS back field beyond the backside of Hallenborg Rink

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OFFSITE EVENTS

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5:00PM -

7:00PM

First Congregational Church 

Annual New England Boiled Dinner
All You Can Eat
Adults $10  Seniors $8   Children $6
wheelchair accessible

18 Andover Rd

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MARSHALL MIDDLE SCHOOL EVENTS
6:00 PM - 9:00PM

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6:00PM    local organizations - food vendors

Boston Event Specialists - official ice cream vendor for Yankee Doodle

 

6:30PM    Cactus Gang - main band performer for fireworks

Teamsters Local 25 Community Van - music for Heritage side of Marshall parking lot

 

8:30pm   Fireworks by Ocean State Pyrotechnics - sponsored in part by Town of Billerica Spring Town Meeting

 
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Sunday September 15, 2013

 


10:00am - 3:00PM

 

*** TOWN HALL PARKING LOT ACTIVITIES ***
10AM - 5PM

Homecoming Crafters Fair and Marketplace

 

Town Hall front and side lots

Town Hall Auditorium

 

  OFFSITE LOCATIONS  

 

8:00AM ON

8:00AM        Lampson Field - Billerica Pop Warner Football Games


9:00AM - Billerica Youth Soccer Games - various locations

10:30AM      Vietnam Veterans Park - BMX Race -registration 10:30am with race at 12:30pm



8:30am - Noon  
Billerica Rotary Club 5k to benefit Merrimack Valley Food Bank
 
8:30am - Registration
first 500 registrants receive a race day t-shirt

9:00 am - Race Begins

Marshall Middle School

9:00AM - 3:00PM

 

 

 

Town Hall front lot

 

10:00AM
-
3:00pm
Book Sale & Bake Sale

Flea Market
Inside and outside Billerica Public Library
11:00AM Billerica Junior High Football Marshall Middle School

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BEHIND HIGH SCHOOL EVENTS

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10:00am -3:00pm

 

 

Food Vendors

 

 

Along back wall of High School


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FIELD ACTIVITIES

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10:00AM -3:00PM

DJ & Announcements - Curtis Knight Entertainment

4 Paws in Action

EVENT DEDICATED to Service & Rescue Dogs

 

FIRST 50 DOGS & HANDLERS to register receive gift bag

 

11:30AM - Scavenger Hunt for children up to age 10

 

Noon - Dedication of Event

 

 

 

Lower Field behind Hallenborg Ice Rink

11:00AM - 3:00PM

 

Billerica Colonial Minutemen encampment

 

BMHS Back Field beyond backside of Hallenborg Ice Rink

1:00PM  - 3:00PM

HALLENBORG RINK

Men vs. Women Hockey Game 

$2 ticket price - children under 10 free

 

 

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