Saturday, August 5th, 2017
19th Annual Blessing of the Combines
Downtown ---- Snow Hill, MarylandFestivities begin on Green Street at 10:00 am with music and street activities. The Parade of Combines sets off down RT 12 to Green Street at 11:15. A “throttle thrust” will signal our master of ceremonies to begin the program with the presentation of colors by the award-winning Snow Hill High School Junior Marine Corps ROTC. After recognitions, a keynote speaker and the Blessing the afternoon’s lineup of selections featuring area musicians will begin.
Children can visit a variety of animals at the Petting Barnyard; then hop aboard a wagon for the hay ride. There will be a Children’s Barnyard of activities, and the popular Children’s Tractor Pull as well as a Scales and Tales presentation from the Pocomoke River State Park and lots of old fashioned children's activities and games.
There are opportunities for Craft Vendors and Information Booths throughout town. Craft Vendors and area non-profits are encouraged to contact Diana Nolte at 443-944-4402 for space reservations or go to the Exhibitor Information to download an application.