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Thunder in the Glen 2009 details announced

Watkins Glen Promotions has announced that “Thunder in the Glen” will be held one day only this year on the “famed” Franklin Street in downtown Watkins Glen on Friday, August 7th from 4pm to 9pm. The event is free to the public, including the parking.“Thunder in the Glen” is a unique event, filled with festival fun including food vendors, NASCAR collectibles, show cars, live entertainment from local bands, children’s entertainment, and a Classic Car Show. Not just for the parents, this day features entertainment for the whole family!A unique addition to this great annual event is the “Thunder in the Glen Prize Card.” Participants will have their cards stamped at local businesses to enter a drawing for great prizes. This year’s grand prize includes a pair of tickets to Watkins Glen International’s Heluva Good! Sour Cream Dips at the Glen & Zippo 200 on Sunday, August 9th. Additional prizes include gift certificates to local businesses and racing merchandise. Don’t miss out on the summer fun in Watkins Glen. “Thunder in the Glen” is coordinated by Watkins Glen Promotions of the Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce, as well as with volunteers from across Schuyler County. For more information or to volunteer, please contact Carole Pierce, Director of Special Events for Watkins Glen Promotions at (607) 535 – 3003 or go to http://www.watkinsglen.com/promotions/thunder/.

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