Schedule

Friday June 9, 2017

9:00 a.m. Village Wide Garage Sales – for info call Betty at 315-429-9602
6 p.m. Rotary Club Ice Cream Social at Plowe Park
6-8 p.m. Dolgeville Manheim Historical Society Open

6:30 p.m. The Violet Festival Opening Ceremonies
– Welcome at the Joe Condello Gazebo, Plowe Park
– Presentation of the Lyndon Lyon Award to Tim & Peggy Bergeron
– Crowning of the Violet Festival Queen Marjorie Youker
7:00 p.m. Violet Festival Princess Pageant Ages 5-7, 8-10, 11-13 & Little Mister. For information call Julie Izzo at 315-429-3371
7:30 – 9:00 p.m. Dolgeville Community Band Concert – Gazebo

Saturday June 10, 2017

6-9 a.m. Vendors set up, call Marilyn 315-429-9884
7-10 a.m. Pancake Breakfast Buffet at Dolgeville Firehouse, 20 S. Helmer Ave
9 a.m. – ?? Village Wide Garage Sales
9-12 p.m. GPO – free signup for raffle basket.
9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Dolgeville Manheim Historical Society open
9:30 – 9:55 a.m. Scene I The Great Chapters of Alfred Dolge (@ Cottage inn, Arthur’s)
10 a.m. The Violet Festival Parade, call Crystal or Don at 315-527-9585
10-5 pm Art Exhibits at Masonic Temple
10-5:00 p.m. Eastern Star Chinese Auction Masonic Temple lawn
12-2:00 p.m. Easy Money at Plowe Park Stage
12-3 p.m. Horse Drawn Trolley Rides by Parson’s Carriage, pickup behind stage. FREE to public.
12 p.m. – sold out Boy Scout Chicken BBQ at Fireman’s Pavillion – S. Helmer Ave.
12 – 5 p.m. Tyoe’s Chainsaw Demonstration
1-4 p.m. DCS Central School Student Art Show K-12 plus BOCES Pre K & Dolgeville Pre K. Show held at James A. Green School Gym, 38 Slawson St
1 p.m. Parade Trophies announced by Crystal Napiere
2-2:30 p.m. Scene II – The Great Chapters of Alfred Dolge at Dolgeville Historical Museum
2-4 p.m. Midnight Riders at Plowe Park Gazebo
3-5:30 p.m. Scene III – The Great Chapters of Alfred Dolge. Maps available for car and walking tours at Dolgeville Historical Museum
4:00-6:00 p.m. Light the Fuse at Plowe Park Stage
6:00-8:00 p.m. Pine Ridge Mountain Band at Plowe Park Gazebo
8:00-10:00 p.m. Curtis Road at Plowe Park Stage
10 p.m. Fireworks display from Summerhouse Hill behind Dolgeville Mill

Sunday June 11, 2017

7-8 a.m. Registration/Packet pick up
“Run for the Violets – 5K Run/Walk and 1K Kids Fun Run – Dolgeville Firehouse, 20 S. Helmer Ave.
7-11 a.m. Pancake Breakfast Buffet at the Dolgeville Firehouse
8:30 a.m. Run for the Violets 5K Run/Walk,
USAT+F Certification #NY13048JG starts – Dolgeville Firehouse (Some streets will be temporarily closed for the safety of participants & motorists. Thank you in advance for your cooperation!)
9:30 a.m. 1K Kids Fun Run – Free of Charge starts at Dolgeville Firehouse (Some streets will be temporarily closed for the safety of participants & motorists. Thank you in advance for your cooperation!)
10-11 a.m. Ecumenical Service at the Plowe Park Gazebo
10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Easter Star Chinese Auction – Masonic Temple lawn. Winners drawn at 2 p.m.
10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Art Exhibits at Masonic Temple
11 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Poetry contest – Joan Lein at Plowe Park Stage
11:30-3 p.m. Cleen Street at Plowe Park Gazebo
12:00 – 4 p.m. Smiley The Clown Face Painting in the park
12-4 p.m. Horse drawn trolley rides by Parson’s Carriage. Pick up behind stage. Free to the public.
12-4 p.m. Dolgeville Manheim Historical Society open
1-4:00 p.m. DCS Central School Student Art Show K-12 plus BOCES Pre K & Dolgeville Pre K. Show held at James A. Green School Gym, 38 Slawson St
3:00-5 p.m. Soul Injection at Plowe Park Stage

On-Going Events of Saturday & Sunday

Craft Show – Flea Market
Horticulture & Food Vendors on Main Street
Ladies Garden Flower Show at Masonic Temple
Featured Artist at Masonic Temple
Village Wide Garage Sales
Bounce House on Softball Field
Theme Basket Tickets sold at Violet Festival Info Booth Drawing Sunday about 4 p.m.
Violet Festival T Shirts for sale at Info Booth
Dolgeville Central School art works Kindergarten through 12th grades created by students from Mrs. Anne Jasewicz, Ms Theresa Latonna , and Mrs Lisa Rohacek will be on display at the James A Green Street School gymnasium Slawson St. BOCES Pre K and Dolgeville Pre K too! 1-4 pm both days.

Saturday Only – Off Street Parking at:
Town of Manheim Parking lot – Rte 167
Shuttle Bus Service to run 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.