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Horsham Tricentennial
Posted Date:
3/16/2017
A Year-Long Celebration is underway for Horsham's 300th year! Check out all the planned events!
Visit www.horsham2017.com for more information!

 Current Schedule of Events for 2017 Tricentennial Celebration 
Tricentennial Sponsor: Heffernan & Partners
 DateEvent  Location
 January 7th, 2017Winterfest - Opening Ceremony
Event Sponsored By: Workspace Property Trust
Horsham Community Center
 Don’t Miss our 2017 Tricentennial Kick Off Event—Winterfest. We will have Ice Sculptures, an ICE SLIDE, a fire pit to make your own S’more’s, Character Appearances, and much more. This will also be your children’s first chance to get their Horsham Township Tricentennial Passport, they will be able to get a cancellation stamp at each event; this will be a treasured keepsake from the year-long Tricentennial Celebration. Our Social Media Photo Frame will also be available to take family pictures to let everyone know that you are celebrating Horsham’s 300th birthday and don’t forget to add your hashtags.
 February 11th, 2017Our Hearts Beat for Horsham Health Fair & Blood Drive
Event Sponsored By: Hatobor-Horsham School District
Simmons Elementary 
Please join us in celebrating 300 years of happy and healthy lifestyles in Horsham! Our goal is to collect 100 pints of blood to support the local blood banks and help save potentially 300 lives! Please register www.redcrossblood.org at  to donate blood. The Red Cross Canteen will be set up for all donors to receive a snack after giving. At the Health Fair, you will have a chance to speak with local health providers and organizations who will distribute useful resources for you and your family. The Zero Gravity Jump Rope Team will be performing a stunning show that you don’t want to miss! Families will be able to compete in jump rope contests and physical fitness activities to win prizes. Before you leave the event, be sure to grab a healthy treat, get the cancellation stamp for your Tricentennial passport, and take a family picture with the Social Media Photo Frame.
 March 4th, 2017Painting for Joy!
Kids Event: Horsham Community Center 
Adult Event: Horsham Pub 
Invite your friends and enjoy step-by-step instruction with our experienced and enthusiastic local artists. You’ll leave with a one-of-a-kind creation of a location in Horsham and a new found talent you’ll want to explore. Our fun artists will be hosting an event just for kids to enjoy creating their our masterpiece during a kid friendly event during the late afternoon. Adults will enjoy an evening filled with laughs, hors d'oeuvre, and painting their favorite historical location in Horsham.  
 April 1st, 2017Love Horsham Earth Day Event
Event Sponsored By: Ball Corporation
Horsham Community Center 
 No fooling! It is true! Horsham Township along with the help of the Horsham Rotary Club and the Ball Corporation will be holding an electronic recycling and shredding event at the Township Municipal Complex.
**To participate in the Electronic Recycling or Paper Shredding event you must be a Horsham Resident. Every resident will be asked to provide proof of residency on the day of the event.***
Join us in the afternoon to help keep our parks beautiful. As Horsham residents we all know our parks are the best in the region! Let’s spend a few hours giving back to mother nature. Please join us at one of the community parks at 3:00pm: Carpenter, Kohler, Lukens, Deep Meadow, Cedar Hill and Chestnut Creek Park; where we will do a park clean up and you can help plant a Tricentennial tree in each park community park. 
 May 13th, 2017Dance Party 300
Graeme Park 
Spend a Saturday in May at the beautiful grounds of Graeme Park for the Tricentennial Dance Party. This family fun dance party will be the one party your family will not want to miss. Graeme Park will have their beautiful event tent set up where everyone will enjoy a DJ and a dance floor for the whole family to boogie down! There will be a cold buffet dinner provided for all attendees. This event has a limited number of tickets that will be sold due to limited seating in the tent. We look forward to you and your family coming out to our local historic state park and spending an afternoon at this fun event. 
 June 3rd, 2017Horsham Day
Event Sponsored By: Goodman Properties
Deep Meadow Park 
Horsham Day is an annual event organized by Horsham Township and the Greater Horsham Chamber of Commerce. Come join thousands of your friends and neighbors and enjoy this fun-filled event that is designed to promote our community. This Horsham Day will be unlike any other in the past with many surprises... but if we told you it wouldn't be as fun!
Don't miss Horsham Day Tricentennial style!
 July 14th, 2017Movie in the Park Lukens Park
Grab your family, friends, and neighbors for July 2017 Movie in the Park at Luken's Park! This feature will be a family friendly movie for everyone to enjoy. Here's the best part - IT'S FREE even the popcorn! There will be an opportunity to buy food and drinks. So bring your lawn chairs, blankets, and favorite movie pals and enjoy the fun! Movies start at dusk.  
August 1st, 2017  National Night OutHorsham Community Center 
Horsham Police Department will hold their Annual National Night Out Celebration with a Tricentennial twist! This FREE event, held in the municipal parking lot, allows residents to explore various Police, Fire and EMS apparatus with hands-on tours of police cars, fire trucks and ambulances. Music, moon bounces, car show, display booths, and demonstrations are just a few highlights of this family fun event! The event will end with a fireworks display! 
 September 9th, 2017 Library PicnicHorsham Library 
 Bring the family for a traditional backyard style picnic at the Horsham Library! The grill will be HOT with complimentary burgers and dogs. We welcome Horsham Residents to bring their best dish for everyone to try! We don't expect you to give away your secrets, though! Of course, this picnic will be much more than enjoying a variety of foods there will be traditional backyard games for everyone to enjoy!  
 October 14th, 2017 Tricentennial PARADETBA 
Line the streets of Horsham with you chairs and blankets for the Tricentennial Celebration Parade! The bands in full swing pumping out marching music! Parade floats pulled by pickup trucks loaded with schoolchildren and local athletes. The spectators are applauding – applauding their neighbors and friends who have made and will continue to make this community a great place to live!  
November 18th, 2017 Tricentennial Gala Talamore Country Club 
Get dressed up with a great place to go! The Tricentennial Gala will be filled with great food, live entertainment, and special guests. This event will honor all the members of Horsham that made the Tricentennial a success with their dedication of time and donations to make this year-long celebration possible. 
 December 1st, 2017Illuminations "Closing Ceremonies" 
Event Sponsored By: Workspace Property Trust
Carpenter Park 
This once in a lifetime celebration has to end but will end on a great note! .... this surprise is worth waiting for!

 

 
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