Raven's 30th Anniversary

June 30th – July 4th, 2012

Here’s the DRAFT schedule for Raven Radio’s 30th Anniversary celebration from June 30th through July 4th. The overall dates are solid, so book tickets with confidence! Some event times and details may change. Please pass this information along to those you know via Facebook, email, phone, heck you could even consider writing a letter! All Raven Radio folk should hear about this!

Saturday June, 30th  – “Hello Central” Open House at the Cable House 4-8pm. John Straley and Steve Langhorst host an extended version of the long-running radio show “Hello Central” from Studio Xeno Downstairs featuring live “welcome” interviews with guests, live music and some zany stuff. This is the welcoming event for all and an opportunity to show off the grounds and renovations.

Sunday July 1st – “Dinner Cruise” Likely departure of 6pm to return at 8 or 9pm. Live Music, Catered dinner and no host bar.

Monday July 2nd – HPR Rec Area Big Shelter Bonfire and Acoustic Beach Theater.  Now help us figure out what that means! We’ll also need help eating, drinking and being merry. (and playing horseshoes!) Time to be announced.

Tuesday July 3rd – 7pm or so. Dinner, slideshow, audio treats and more at Centennial Hall. Followed by a dance with Three Legged Dog under the Crescent Harbor Shelter afterwards and then fireworks!

Wednesday July 4th – Raven Radio Parade entry ending with food and games on the Cable House lawn. How many Ravens does it take to make a parade?

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