Ripfest This Saturday

RIPFEST 2010

Ripfest kicks off on Saturday, October 2, downtown Eastland.  Festivities start at 8 a.m. and last all day.  Ripfest has something for everyone, so come and partake in the excitement.  The Chamber of Commerce would like to thank the following sponsors:  The City of Eastland, the Eastland Fire and Police Departments, Girling Health Care, State Farm, Eastland Office Supply, Grandpa’s Tool Shed, Alphagraphics, Bryans Old Rip Car Show, Oncor, Security Title, EBAA Iron Inc., Kennedy Financial Services, C&D Last Resort, LaQuinta Inn & Suites, Blake Fulenwider Dodge, Wagstaff Law Firm, Dental Excellence of Eastland, TX Agrilife, Eastland ISD, and all the volunteers.  Hope to see you on Saturday!!!

Ripfest Events:

  • 5k Run:  Siebert Elementary, 8:00 a.m.
  • Parade:  Main Street, 10:00a.m.
  • Vendor booths
  • Kid’s Street
  • Live entertainment
  • Car Show:  Onsite, starts after the parade
  • Fire Department Fish Fry:  Fire Department, 5:30 p.m.
  • Bull Riding:  Leon River Cowboy Church, 7:30 p.m.

RIPFEST ENTERTAINMENT

(South Side of Square)

11:10 a.m.                   Eastland Youth Cheeleaders

11:15 a.m.                   Presentation of gift to Representative Jim Keffer and wife Leslie from the Board of

the Eastland County Crisis Center

11:30 a.m.                   The Nancy Seaberry Frost Arts Endowment Music Scholarships

12:40 p.m.                  The Wayfaring Stranger

2:30 p.m.                  Classic Car Cruise