The Henderson County Chamber of Commerce and the City of Lexington will be hosting the 2013 Festival of the Lakes and Fireworks Show held at Beech Lake on Thursday, July 4th. This year's festival will include "Lap on the Lake," kayak/canoe competition and "Build a Boat: Hope it Floats" Cardboard Boat Race, Beech Baby and Miss Festival of the Lakes Pageant, live entertainment, lots of food and fun! The Fireworks Extravaganza will be at dark!
This year's festival hopes to attract more than 20,000 people to our area. There is no admission charge to the lake area, only to compete in the events and front stage for the concert. Everyone is welcome, bring your lawn chairs and enjoy the fun! Vendor applications and registration forms are available by contacting the Henderson County Chamber of Commerce at 731-968-2126.
2013 FESTIVAL OF THE LAKES SCHEDULE
• 8 am - "Lap on the Lake," kayak/canoe competition
•10 am - "Build a Boat: Hope it Floats” Cardboard Boat Race
•9 am - Pageant Registration begins (arrive 30 minutes prior to pageant to register)
•10 am - 3 pm Beech Baby and Miss Festival of the Lakes Pageant
•10 am - 6 mos-12 mos. (boy/girl)
•11 am - 12-24 mos. (boy/girl)
•12 pm - 25-36 mos. (boy/girl)
•1 pm - 3-5 years
•2 pm - 6-9 years
•2:30 pm - 10-14 years
•3 pm - 15-18 years
•5 pm - Opening Ceremony
•5 pm - Entertainment (live bands)
•At Dark - 30-minute Firework Show
Please call the Henderson County Chamber of Commerce at 731-968-2126 for more details!!