Valley County Centennial Celebrations

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February 25 – 26, 2017

Torch Ceremonies and community celebrations throughout Valley County. Torch Ceremonies will start on Feb. 25 and will kick off our countywide celebrations on Feb 26th. Valley County’s official celebration on Feb. 26th will be at The Roxy Theatre from 1:30 – 4:00 p.m.

Feb. 25, 2017 Torch Ceremonies and celebrations!

Bonfire Lighting Schedule – Bonefires will be lit in the following towns along with bonfires along the way as the torchbearers converge on Cascade.

  • 3:30 p.m. Yellowpine at the Community Center with local celebration. Torchbearer Comissioner Bill Willey
  • 6:00 p.m. McCall at Centennial Plaza with local celebration. Torchbearers: IDPR officials Keith Hobbs and Tammy Kolsky
  • 7:00 p.m. Donnelly at Hunters Meadow with local celebration
  • 6:30 p.m. – Smiths Ferry at Chapel in the Pines with local celebration. Torchbearer: Commissioner Elt Hasbrouck
  • 8:00 p.m. Cascade area near American Legion

After the lighting of the Cascade bonfire, festivities will continue at the Cascade American Legion from 8-10:00 p.m. Enjoy an evening of…

  • S’mores over the bonfire
  • Cake
  • Music – Live Band
  • Dancing
  • Hot Beverages available and other drinks to purchase from the Legion.

Feb. 26, 2017 – Official County Celebration at The Roxy – 1:30 – 4:00 p.m.

  • Replay of Winter Carnival
  • Cascade Rambler Band and Choir singing and playing 100 year-old songs
  • Skit by the Cascade Rambler Drama Department
  • Slide show depicting 100-years of Valley County
  • Words from our centenarians (or almost)
  • And more.

Centennial Celebration Flyer