Welcome to our ACTIVITIES page.
Placentia Intertown Come Home Year 2012
July 20th - 29th, 2012

The Committee has tried it's best to develop a wide range of activities to suit different age groups, as well as appeal to people's various tastes.  We Hope You Enjoy!

Please take a look at our Calendar of Events and let us know if you have an event or activity in your community, that you would like to see listed.
***Some events are tentative and subject to change.***

1---Even though "Rockin' the Dock" is a go for Friday Night, the afternoon folk festival is cancelled.

2---Bingo in Freshwater on Saturday Night is cancelled.

3---Seniors Card Game at Star Hall is moved to Friday instead of Saturday.

4---Barasway Bonfire is re-scheduled to Saturday Night.

5---"An Evening of Music with the Murray Sisters is cancelled for this Sunday evening, July 29th, 24 Orcan Drive, Placentia.  The performance will be rescheduled later ths fall."  

To order an Anne Marie Murray CD, please contact:   cdbaby.com 

Please visit Anne Marie's website at: www.annemarietheresa.com

Placentia Intertown Come Home Year Preliminary Schedule of Daily Events
Thursday, July 19th to Sunday, July 29th, 2012

Day 1, Thursday, July 19th
Time? Placentia 350th Opening Ceremonies
East West North Expo-----------Town Square
Time?Premiere – CHY ---------PARC Arena

Day 2, Friday, July 20th
East West North Expo-------------Town Square
2:00 – 5:00 pmCHY Meet & Greet------------Parc Arena
7:00pmCHY Opening Ceremonies, Registration of Events----------Parc Arena
Slide Show by Heather Collins-Brewer showing throughout CHY
Dusk 10:15pmFIREWORKS -----------Behind Parc Arena
10:30pm Dance (Billy Quilty)-------Parc Arena
Silent Auction--------Parc Arena

Day 3, Saturday, July 21st
8:00 am   Annual Placentia Regatta----------Regatta Field, Bond's Path
Enjoy Also........
A Day of Fun & Laughter in Point Verde
Come one, come all. Pt. Verde is having an afternoon of games, live music and food. Join us in the fun with family and friends. Share a memory or two.
                Saturday July 21st 1– 5 pm @ Pt. Verde School Yard
              “Screechin’ In “
Have a friend or family member that you want to make an Honorary Newfie? We will be having a Screech In on Sat. the 21st, from 3-4 pm. If possible let us know ahead of time.
Contact Carley @ 227-5510 or Greta @ 227-3012
Arlene @ arlys_not@hotmail.com   You can also contact us on Facebook. We are looking for old pictures, antiques or other items that we can scan, print and borrow for that day. Email any pictures a.s.a.p. Thank you!
Looking forward in seeing you all far and near @ Come Home Year

East West North Expo------Town Square
10:30 pm  Shed Party (Regatta Dance) music by Visions, 2Y0, and Mister Miss--------Parc Arena
10:30 pm  Jamboree, Music By: Me & Him--------La Fontaine Club, Freshwater
Silent Auction---------Parc Arena

Day 4, Sunday, July 22nd 
East West North Expo - Closing Ceremonies---------Town Square
Antique Car Show---------Town Square
11:00amBrunch----------Royal Canadian Legion
11:00amCemetery Mass------Fox Harbour
6:00pmPig Roast (Tickets $25.00 call 227-5186)---------Parc Arena
7:00 Pm St. Pat's Dancers @ Arena
8:00 pm   Bingo----------Star Hall
10:30pmBarn Dance, Music by Placentia Country Band--------Parc Arena
10:30 pm   Jamboree, Music By: Lone Riders------La Fontaine Club, Freshwater
Silent Auction----------Parc Arena

Day 5, Monday, July 23rd
Sports Day
1:00pm to 4:00pmFamily Day & BBQ @ Coalyard Playground, Jerseyside
7:00pmVariety Concert---------Parc Arena
8:00 pm   Parish Bingo---------Star Hal
10:30pm Dance music by Stagehead Boys---------Parc Arena
10:30 pm  Jamboree,  Music By: Heaven`s Bay-----La Fontaine Club, Freshwater
Senior’s Card Game-------Freshwater Community Centre
Wake-a-thon-------P4 Youth Centre
Scavenger Hunt----------Jerseyside
Silent Auction----------Parc Arena

Day 6, Tuesday, July 24th
Ball Games
11:00amBrunch--------Star Hall
12:00 noon BBQ sponsored by Festival Of Flags---------Jerseyside Dock
2:00pmBlessing of the Fleet, sponsored by Festival of Flags & CHY------Jerseyside Dock
2 pm - 4 pm  Seniors Social-------------Star Hall
2:00 to 4:00pmMovie Afternoon for Kids-----------P4 Youth Centre
5:00pm    Cemetery Mass at Mount Carmel Cemetery, Placentia
7:00pm to 9:00pmMovie Night for Teens-------------P4 Youth Centre
8:00 pmKevin Collins Concert – all ages  (Tickets $20.00)---------Parc Arena
Scavenger Hunt------------Jerseyside
Silent Auction-----------Parc Arena

Day 7, Wednesday, July 25th
11:00amBrunch---------Freshwater Community Centre
2:00pmArgentia Day Celebrations (sponsored by Festival of Flags, Freshwater Community Center, CHY & AMA)---------Pavilion - Argentia
6:00 pm Amateur Boxing Event-------- Laval High School Gym (Canadian Amateur Boxing Assoc. sanctioned).  Look for our posters!
8:00 pm   Bingo---------Star Hall
10:30pmDance music by Me & Him----------Parc Arena
10:30 pm   Jamboree, Music By: 2Y0------La Fontaine Club, Freshwater
Scavenger Hunt----------Jerseyside
Silent Auction----------Parc Arena

Day 8, Thursday, July 26th
Wellness Walks – Each Community Challenge
Sponsored by FOF and Placentia Recreation---------All Communities
12 Noon   Lunch sponsored by St. Anne`s Sodality----Multi-purpose Room @ St. Anne`s Church, Dunville
7:30pm Accordion Blast , Cranberry Social (sponsored by FOF & CHY)-------Parc Arena
8:00pmTexas Hold 'em------------Star Hall
8:00pmVariety Concert----------Fox Harbour
9:00pmBonfire---------Great Barrasway
Scavenger Hunt Draw----------Parc Arena
Pre-teen/TeenDance-----------P4 Youth Centre
10:30pmDance music by 2Y0------------Parc Arena
10;30 pm  Jamboree, Music By: Stage Head Boys----La Fontaine Club, Freshwater
Silent Auction------------Parc Arena

Day 9, Friday, July 27th
2:00 pm to 5:00 pm  Folk Festival Family Afternoon (Sponsored By Festival of Flags)------Jerseyside Dock
5:00 pm to 7:00 pm  `Boil-up`on the Dock (Festival of Flags)---Jerseyside Dock
6 – 8pmHalloween Kid’s Party (Best costume, best bike) – 12 and under------Parc Arena
7:00pmRockin’ the Dock (sponsored by Festival of Flags) music by Des and Gary Gambin, Visions, and more-------------Jerseyside Dock
9:00pmKitchen Party by Local Performers-----------Parc Arena
9:00 pm  Irish Night  Music By: Heel and Toe------Fox Harbour
10:00pm   Dance/Jamboree music by Larry Foley-----------La Fontaine Club
Silent Auction------------Parc Arena

Day 10, Saturday, July 28th 
Biker's Parade----Through all Communities
Fox Harbour Festival – Brunch/ Softball Game/ BBQ
1 – 3pmFamily Day----------Ferndale
8:00pmBingo----------Freshwater Community Centre
8:00pmSenior’s Card Game----------Star Hall
10:00 p.m. Dance, music by Me & Him----------Fox Harbour
10:30pmDance, music by Des/Gary Gambin-----------Parc Arena
10:30 pm  Jamboree  Music By: Floyd Edison-----La Fontaine Club, Freshwater
Dusk to Dawn   Bonfire (just like the old days) @ Point Verde Beach near Glenn's Cove
Silent Auction Draws-----------Parc Arena

Day 11, Sunday, July 29th
10:00 am - 12:30 pmBrunch or Hot Meal------------Star Hall
2:00 pm Blessing of Fleet & BBQ (Festival of Flags)-------Jerseyside Dock
2 – 5pm Outdoor Events – Fox Harbour Festival------------Fox Harbour
7 - 8:30 pm An Evening of Music with Murray Sisters----Murray Residence 24 Orcan Drive
8:00 pm  Bingo-------Star Hall
Closing Ceremonies------------Parc Arena
Fireworks-------------Location TBA
10:30pmDance music by Heel and Toe----------Parc Arena
10:30 pm  Jamboree  Music By: Tom Conway-----La Fontaine Club, Freshwater