2017 is McClure & Watsontown's Sesquientennial, and it's Milton's Bicentennial. There are so many great events occuring with these celebrations this year!
Milton Pa Bicentennial
Website - http://www.milton2017.com/
Facebook Page - https://www.facebook.com/miltonpa2017/
Milton has lectures each month, and they have been fantastic!
They also have a great train ride as part of the festival this year - I'm sure tickets will sell fast!
There is so much more - parades, a beer fest, etc - be sure to check out the events on their website and follow them on facebook for updates!
Watsontown Pa Sesquientennial
On Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/groups/187926488214071/
Stop in at B&E's Antiques in town, the back room is a full display of history, including lots of old photos! And you can buy tshirts, bricks, etc, for this years Sesquicentennial.
There's also a brand new Watsontown Historical Society formed this year, and the facebook page is AWESOME! It's full of great old photos with new ones being posted almost daily!
https://www.facebook.com/WatsontownHistoricalAssociation/ They meet the 3rd Sunday of the month at D&D's restaurant on Main Street in Watsontown, at 6pm.
There will be fun, games, food (great chicken pot pie), entertainment, parade, Rides and much more details to come in the future. Help us celebrate the town of McClure's 150th birthday. www.mcclure150.org On Wednesday July 19th - Carnival Rides will be FREE for that night ONLY. Pot pie will be served from Wednesday the 19th to Saturday the 22nd.