2012-02-22 / Agriculture

Activities planned for Peanut Proud celebration

Signs of the celebration to come can be seen all around town. The fourth annual Peanut Proud Celebration will be Saturday, March 25.

This year’s T-shirts are now in stock at the following locations: 3- Diamonds, Bank of Early, Birdsong, Brown Jewelers, First State Bank, Geneva’s, Vicky’s Frame Shop and HughesWire Cafe. Download a T-shirt order form here.

Bank of Early and Commercial State Bank are sponsoring the Peanut Proud Drawing with chances to win an iPad 2, Kindle Fire and X Box Connect 360. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased at Bank of Early, Commercial State Bank and First State Bank of Blakely.

In addition to a day full of activities and fun, the entertainment will begin following the parade and continue through the street dance Saturday night... featuring country music artists Andy Griggs, Daryle Singletary and John Berry, who has two gold records and one platinum, including “Your Love Amazes Me.” Also performing will be Stormy Monday and Three Times A Lady.

The entertainment will continue into the night with street dance music by the Fabulous Classics sponsored by EC2055.

Anyone wishing to volunteer can contact the sponsors or chairperson or contact Lea Jean Manry at 723- 3641.

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