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A Sincere
THANK YOU
goes out to all those who help make the Jubilee a success.
From businesses to individuals, who contribute their goods, time and talents - it would not be possible without your dedication.

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Jubilee Since 1953 Jubilee 2015
63rd Anniversary
September 9-13, 2015

Volunteer Fire Company

New Centerville, PA
From PA Turnpike Exit 110 (Somerset)
Take Route 281 South 9 miles to New Centerville.
GPS address: 3045 Kingwood Road, Rockwood, PA 15557

Sponsored by and for the benefit of New Centerville and Rural Volunteer Fire Co.

The Jubilee is part of the "4 Fall Festivals" of the Laurel Highlands.

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Schedule   |   TUES   |   WED   |   THUR   |   FRI   |   SAT   |   SUN

New Centerville Sparks Show
Photo Courtesy Jonathan Hollada

Demonstrations
  • Steam Powered Cider Mill
  • Ground Hog Thresher
  • Flailers, Horse Power with Tumbling Shaft Machine
  • Tread Power Threshing, First Steam Engine Threshing with Hand Feeding
  • Self Feeder Threshing
  • Baling Up Straw
  • Dog-Powered Butter Churning
  • Steam-Powered Sawmill and Shingle Making
  • Corn Shelling, Corn Shredding
  • Rail Splitting, Blacksmithing
  • Feed Grinder Machine
  • Handle Machine
  • Broom Making
  • 75 h.p. Fairbanks Morris Engine, 150 h.p. Reeves Propane Gas Engine, 800 h.p. Chicago Pneumatic Diesel Engine
  • Antique Tractors
  • Hit & Miss Gas Engines
  • Flour Mill
  • Antique Power Saws
  • Cement Block Machine
  • Steam Engine Plowing
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Food

Breakfast - served daily 7:00 am to 9:00 am at the ouside firemen's concession stand.

Noon Meals - served Thursday and Friday only, beginning at 11:30 am to 1:00 pm. Menu changes daily.
Thurs. - Ham dinner
Fri. - Beef Dinner
All meals served at the Banquet Hall.

Hamburgers, hotdogs, fries, baked potatos, soft drinks, pies, cakes, apple dumplings, soft freeze, pizza and much more available continuously in the Museum Hall and at the Track Stand.

Chicken Barbeque - Sat. & Sun. 11:00 am to ?
Bean Soup and Cider at Cider Mill

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Events Schedule

Tuesday, September 8th
8 am - 5 pm - Registration of Quilts (Upstairs of Banquet Hall)
3 pm - 6 pm - Registration of Photos for the Jubilee Photo Contest (Museum Hall). For info call Carol Collins 814-395-3181.
3 pm - 6 pm - Registration of Scarecrow Contest and Pumpkin Decorating Contest (Museum Hall - Photo Contest Area). For information call 814-926-3142.

Wednesday, September 9th
10 am - 5 pm - Registration of Apple Pies for Grandma Hazel's Apple Pie Contest at the Pie Stand (Museum Hall).
      For more information call Robin Zambanini 814-926-4800.
10 am - Gate Opens - Discount Day - $2
10 am - Opening of the Quilt Show & Sale
      Closes a 6:15 pm (upstairs of Banquet Hall)
12 pm - 10 pm - Crafts Building Open
1 pm - Parade of Antique Equipment
      Threshing, Corn Shelling & Shredding and other Demonstrations
6:15 pm - Grand Jubilee Parade (Track Area).
      Chair: Chad Burket 814-926-7090, cell 814-289-3719.
7:45 pm - Jubilee Queen Contest (Museum Hall)
8 pm - Till Closing - Bingo (Truck Room)
8:15 pm - Selling the Winning Pies from Grandma Hazel's Apple Pie Contest (Museum Hall)
8:15 pm - The "Outhouse Dash" (Privy on Wheels Race, Track Area)
8:30 pm - Crowning of the Jubilee Queen & King

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Thursday, September 10th
10 am - 7:30 pm - Quilt Show & Sale (Upstairs of Banquet Hall)
10 am - 10 pm - Crafts Building Open
1 pm - Parade of Antique Equipment
      Threshing, Corn Shelling & Shredding and other Demonstrations
1 pm - NO BINGO ON THURSDAY
2 pm - Dennis Beach Woodcarver (In the Grove)
2 pm - 3 pm - Southern Comfort Band (Museum Hall)
3:00 pm - Steam Engine Games (Track Area)(weather permitting)
4 pm - 6 pm - Southern Comfort Band (Museum Hall)
4 pm - Dennis Beach Woodcarver (In the Grove)
6 pm - Dennis Beach Woodcarver (In the Grove)
6:30 pm - Garden tractor pulling contest (Western style, Track Area)
7 pm - 9 PM - Southern Comfort Band (Museum Hall)
8 pm - Dennis Beach Woodcarver (In the Grove)

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Friday, September 11th
10 am - 7:30 pm - Quilt show & sale (Upstairs of Banquet Hall)
10 am - 10 pm - Crafts building open
1 pm - Parade of antique equipment, threshing, corn shelling & shredding and other demonstrations
1 pm - Till closing - Bingo (Truck Room)
2 pm - Heidi and The Hellcats (Museum Hall)
2 pm - Dennis Beach Woodcarver (In the Grove)
2:30 pm - Steam engine plowing (Weather permitting, below main parking lot)
3:15 pm - Heidi and The Hellcats (Museum Hall)
4 pm - Dennis Beach Woodcarver (In the Grove)
4:30 pm - Heidi and The Hellcats (Museum Hall)
6 pm - Dennis Beach Woodcarver (In the Grove)
6:30 pm - Tractor pulling contest (Western style, stock only) weight classes: 4500, 5500, 7500 (Track Area)
6:30 pm - Folkhammer (Museum Hall)
7:30 pm - Steam Engine Pulling (Track Area)
7:30 pm - Folkhammer (Museum Hall)
8 pm - Dennis Beach Woodcarver (in the Grove)
8:30 pm - Folkhammer (Museum Hall)

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Saturday, September 12th
Kids Day Activities . . . (all held at Threshing Area)
NOTE AGE CHANGES
9:00 am - Registration for Pedal Power Tractor Pull (Ages 3 to 6 years)
9:30 am - Pedal Power Tractor Pull. Prize drawing for Pedal Power Tractor Pull following event (MUST BE PRESENT and have age appropriate wrist band on to win).
2 pm - Registration for Hay Bale Toss
2:30 pm - Hay Bale Toss (ages 7 to 12). Prize drawing for Hay Bale Toss following event (MUST BE PRESENT and have age appropriate wrist band on to win).
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9 am - Horseshoe Pitching Contest (Singles only, in the Grove)
9:30 am - 10:15 am - Registration for Arm Wrestling (Museum Hall)
10 am - 3 and 4 Wheelers Pull (Track Area)
10 am - 7:30 pm - Quilt Show & Sale (upstairs of Banquet Hall)
10 am - 10 pm - Crafts building open
10:30 am - Arm Wrestling Tournament (Museum Hall). Contact Bill Raszewski 814-445-8577 (Rules on internet).
1 pm - Parade of antique equipment, threshing, corn shelling & shredding and other demonstrations
12 pm - Till closing - Bingo (Truck Room)
2 pm - Horse Pulling Contest (Track Area)
2 pm - Dennis Beach Woodcarver (in the Grove)
2:30 pm - Mack Martin & The Dixie Travelers (Museum Hall)
2:30 pm - Steam engine plowing (weather permitting, below main parking lot)
3:30 pm - Mack Martin & The Dixie Travelers (Museum Hall)
4:30 pm - Dennis Beach Woodcarver (in the Grove)
4:30 pm - Mack Martin & The Dixie Travelers (Museum Hall)
5:30 pm - Auction of Woodcarvings by Dennis Beach (Track Area)
6 pm - Bush Creek (Museum Hall)
6:30 pm - Tractor pulling contest (Western style, stock only) weight classes: 9500, 11,500, 13,500, 15,500, 18,500 (Track Area)
7:00 pm - Bush Creek (Museum Hall)
8 pm - Finally Free (outside, Threshing Area)
9 pm - Steam Engine "SPARK SHOW" (Threshing Area)
9 pm - Bush Creek (Museum Hall)
9:30 pm - Finally Free (outside, Threshing Area)

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Sunday, September 13th
9 am - Community Church Service, Area Ministers (Museum Hall)
10 am - 4 pm - Crafts Building Open
11 am - 3 pm - Quilt Show & Sale (Upstairs of Banquet Hall)
11 am - 4-wheel drive pickup truck, semi-truck pulling contest (Track Area)
12 pm - The Masters (Museum Hall)
12 pm - Till closing - Bingo (Truck Room)
1 pm - The Glory Guys (Museum Hall)
1 pm - Parade of antique equipment, threshing, corn shelling & shredding and other demonstrations
2 pm - The Masters (Museum Hall)
3 pm - Quilt Auction (Track Area)
3 pm - The Masters (Museum Hall)
2 pm - 4 pm - Jubilee Photos Contest photos released (Museum Hall)
3 pm - 4 pm - Scarecrow Contest and Pumpkin Decorating Contents entries released (Museum Hall)
4 pm - The Glory Guys(Threshing Area)
4 pm - 5 pm - Quilts released at Quilt Show (upstairs at banquet hall)
5 pm - Grand Prize Drawing (Museum Hall)

Events subject to change without notice.

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Admission

Donation - Adults $4.00, Children under 12 FREE
Wednesday - Adults $2.00, Children under 12 FREE
Non refundable - Group rates available upon request

All proceeds benefit the New Centerville and Rural Volunteer fire Co.

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Contact Information

Craft Booths - Peggy Hay, 1247 Trent Road, Somerset, PA 15501 - 814-701-2043

Grandma Hazel's Apple Pie Contest - Robin Zambanini 814-926-4800

Grand Jubilee Parade - Chad Burket HM: 814-926-7090 CELL: 814-289-3719

Kid's Day Events - Kim 814-634-0436

Photo Contest - Carol Collins 814-395-3181

Arm Wrestling Tournament - Bill Raszewski 814-445-8577

Jubilee Queen Contest - Nicole Johnson, jubileeqcontestxxv@zoominternet.net

Scarecrow and Pumpkin Decorating - 814-926-3142

Tractor Pulling (rules and regs) - Dean Brandt - 814-443-4134.

Schedule of Events and Bus Tours - Farmers and Threshermens Jubilee, 1428 Casselman Road, Rockwood, PA 15557 - 814-926-3142

NO FOOD BOOTH RENTALS AVAILABLE-ALL INSIDE BOOTHS ARE FULL

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Meals

Breakfast - served daily 7:00 - 9:00 am outside the firemen's concession stand.

Noon Meals - served Thursday, Friday ONLY, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm. Menu changes daily.
Thurs. - Ham dinner
Fri. - Beef Dinner
All meals served at the Banquet Hall.

Hamburgers, hotdogs, fries, baked potato, soft drinks, pie, cake, apple dumplings, soft freeze, pizza and much more available continuously in the Museum Hall and at the Track Stand.

Chicken Barbeque - Sat. & Sun. 11:00 am to ?
Bean Soup and Cider at Cider Mill

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Next year's Jubilee dates - Sept. 7-11, 2016

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Design and Production by BRANCATO DESIGN

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