Old Belleville Street Fair schedule

News-DemocratJune 5, 2014 

Saturday

9:58 a.m. -- Ringing of the old Washington School bell, now on the Belleville News-Democrat building

10 a.m. -- Opening ceremony with music by Belleville East and West singers and Sounds of Harmony Barbershop Chorus, and remarks by local dignitaries

10 a.m. to 3 p.m. -- Open houses at eight Belleville museums (trolley available)

10:30 a.m. -- Walking tour led by Bob Brunkow

10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. -- Belleville Historical Society house tour ($12 tickets at Garfield Street Saloon)

10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. -- Re-enactments and demonstrations

10:35 a.m. -- Cow drive down 600 block of East Garfield

10:40 a.m. -- Music by Sounds of Harmony Barbershop Chorus

10:40 a.m. -- Tour at Emma Kunz House with butter churning and Victorian ring toss tournament

11 a.m. -- Tour of Victorian Home Museum with craft-making

11:10 a.m. -- Traditional German dance by Cultural Society of St. Louis Youth Group

11:30 a.m. -- Walking tour led by Bob Brunkow

11:30 a.m. -- Flags Over America by Daughters of the American

Noon -- Cow drive down 600 block of East Garfield

Noon -- Tour at Emma Kunz House with butter churning and Victorian ring toss tournament

12:05 -- Classical music by Prevailing Winds Quintet of Belleville Philharmonic Orchestra

1 p.m. -- Tour of Victorian Home Museum with craft-making

1:05 -- Accordion music by Mardy Eisloeffel and Charles Wayhaupt

1:30 p.m. -- Walking tour led by Bob Brunkow

1:30 p.m. -- Becky Kern Taylor presents "Music of Our Hometown"

2 p.m. -- Cow drive down 600 block of East Garfield

2 p.m. -- Tour at Emma Kunz House with butter churning and Victorian ring toss tournament

2:05 p.m. -- Mardy Eisloeffel and Charles Wayhaupt on accordion, Chris Smith on tuba and Alex Smith on trumpet

3 p.m. -- Tour of Messenger Cemetery and Schoolhouse

Belleville News-Democrat is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service