Saturday, June 28, will be a busy day in Pana’s Kitchell Park with several events planned by the Pana Chamber of Commerce and other organizations.
The anchor of the day is the 59th annual Pana Open Car Show which will kick-off the day of activities. Registration is from 9:00 a.m. until 12:00 noon. Registration to anything on wheels. Awards will be announced at 2:00 p.m., and awardees must be present.
The Chautauqua Auditorium will have booths set up for the automotive swap meet. Booth space is available from the Pana Chamber of Commerce by calling 562-4240.
There is no charge for admission.
For the basketball enthusiasts, the annual Kings of Kitchell Park 4 on 4 basketball tournament for men 16 and older will be held. The basketball court is located south of the Kitchell Park swimming pool.
Entry fee is $50 per team with cash payout to the first and second place teams. Sign in begins at 8:00 a.m. and play begins at 9:00.
Contact Joe Dudra at 827-3877 or Matt Kessler at 246-4242 for more information.
The day wraps up with the Little Miss & Mister Firecracker contest at 5:00 p.m. Registration will start at 4:00.
Proceeds will benefit the ALS Foundation.
For more information, contact Debbie Laker at 320-2537.
The public is invited to attend any and all of the events, free of charge. Bring lawn chairs for your comfort throughout the day.