Farina is set to hold their 60th Anniversary of the 4th of July Celebration this weekend.
One of the big events for this year includes a 5K to benefit the Farina Celebration. Chandra Markley will be in charge and taking registrations before the race at 7am near the entrance table by the ball diamond and the concession stand. The actual race will begin at 8am. The cost will be $25 per person and that includes a t-shirt as well.
A beer garden will be at the celebration this year. It will open at 4pm, be closed during the fireworks spectacular from 9:15-9:45, and open back up until last call at 10:45pm.
Many vendors will be in attendance to provide food such as bbq, deep fried green beans, onion rings and much more.
The South Central Schools PTO will be running the soda and drink stand.
T-Shirts with the 60th anniversary celebration logo will be on sale for $15.
For more information contact the Head of the 4th of July Celebration Committee, Mike Williams at (618) 267-6677.