Bicentennial Celebration 2008 - Monthly Themes Print
About Haywood County Government - Bicentennial

The opening ceremony for the Haywood County Bicentennial Celebration will occur during the first regular meeting of the Board of Commissioners in January 2008. The meeting will be held at 9 a.m. in Room 3451 of the Haywood County Justice Center in Waynesville. Following is a list of monthly themes to be observed throughout 2008.

January – Opening Ceremony at 9 a.m. on January 7 during the Board of Commissioners meeting.

January 19th - The Haywood County Bicentennial Celebration Kickoff Concert - View Program

Later on in the month there will a larger kickoff event at Haywood Community College.

February – Schools & Colleges

March – Natural Resources

April – 19th Century Settlers

May – Veterans’ Month

June – Haywood County Towns and Businesses

– Tourism

August – Agriculture

September – Mountain Music and Dance

October – Old-Time Church Services

November – 20th Century Settlers

December – Historic Courtroom Drama, History Book Signing, Wrap-Up