03/07/12 Yes Virginia, there will be a Lake Fest! Mark your calendars for Friday, Saturday and Sunday, July 20th, 21st and 22nd for the 29th annual “Culver Lake Fest.” Jean E. Overmyer, Lake Fest Committee President stated, “Preparations have already begun to plan this year’s festival. We are thrilled to bring back some of the Lake Fest favorites with adding new and exciting events to the festival.”
The Festival will kick-off Friday afternoon with food, arts and crafts booths, a talent contest and the Miss Maxinkuckee pageant.
Saturday is packed full of activities and events for all ages. The Lion’s Club will be hosting a pancake and sausage breakfast. Other Saturday events will be a bass fishing tournament, 5 mile fun walk and run, parade, kids games, wake board show, fireman’s water ball contest and live entertainment. The day will end with a spectacular fireworks display over beautiful Lake Maxinkuckee.
Sunday will start with the traditional Lion’s Club pancake and sausage breakfast, a community church service and the Lake Max bike ride. The car show will anchor the park as food, arts and crafts booths continue throughout the day.
This year’s Lake Fest officers are: Jean E. Overmyer-President, Sam Bramfeld-Vice. President, Donna Weirick-Treasurer, Susan Elizondo-Secretary and Trent Bennet-Publicity. Committee members include: Trent and Dana Bennett, Bill Birk, Anthony Bonine, Kevin Bonine, Sam and Chelsea Bramfeld, Chris and Candi Chambers, Scott and An=my Curtis, Dave Crabb, Shelli Dickey, Frank and Susan Elizondo, Deb Foley, Ken and Linda McCune, Dean and Susie Norwich, JB and Jean e. Overmyer, Mike and Connie Overmyer, Jake Sturman, Jason Sturman, and Jim and Donna Weirick.