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Celebration of Belmont's 150th commences Sunday Sun 10/3/18
Belmont celebrates 150th in 2019  Winni Echo 9/20/18


10/07/18     The Town of Belmont kicked off the 150th celebration on Sunday, Oct. 7th.  Various activities are planned throughout 2019. 

Meet Polly Murphy
1st Local Star to try out our 
150th Celebration Frame
Polly was present with her painting
The Gilmanton Mills

10/07/18     Belmont 150th Celebration Kicks Off October 7th
BELMONT The Town of Belmont kicks off the 150th celebration on Sunday, Oct. 7 with various activities planned throughout 2019. 

The Oct. 7 event will take place from 3 to 5:30 p.m. at the Tioga Pavilion on Mill Street, featuring live music by the band Stolen Thunder. Other activities include an inflatable obstacle course, corn hole, walking tours of the two covered bridges near the Belmont Mill, a family-friendly scavenger hunt, and a hay pile. Ice cream in fall flavors including vanilla, pumpkin, and apple pie will be available. 

Suggestions are welcome to help brainstorm the 150 ways to celebrate Belmont in 2019. 
Belmont was once part of Gilmanton, and then divided and known as Upper Gilmanton. The celebration will acknowledge the people, groups and moments that have helped form, inspire, and enrich the town's history and community past, present and future. 

Planning committee positions are available, and volunteers are needed for a variety of events. Please contact Gretta Olson-Wilder, Town of Belmont Special Events Coordinator, at 603-998-3525 or events@belmontnh.org to learn how to get involved. 9/20/18 Laconia Daily Sun