Bicentennial Events Continue Friday & Saturday

Downtown Warsaw is hosting a block party with music and food vendors from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday evening. Featured on the two entertainment stages will be No Fun Intended, Indian folklorist Michael Jacobs, Hometown Heroes and the Syracuse improv group Main on Main.

Most events on Saturday are at the fairgrounds, starting with a pancake breakfast at 7 a.m. There is a $5 charge for the breakfast.

Registration for the family bicycle ride is at 7:30 a.m., with registration for the motorcycle ride at 8:30 a.m. There is no cost for the rides. The parade line-up is at 9 a.m. on West Center Street, Warsaw, with the parade beginning at 10 a.m.

Food vendors open at 11 a.m. Saturday, the same time the Classic Car Cruise-In registration begins. The antique tractor show and displays and kids activities also begin at 11 a.m.

Live entertainment starts at 1 p.m. around the fairgrounds.

NASA’s program “The Journey to Mars Begins Here” starts at 4 p.m. in the Lakeview Middle School auditorium. Norman Tokarz, of Kennedy Space Center’s Ground Systems Development and Operations Program in Florida, is the main speaker.

Jason Michael Carroll was scheduled to perform at the grandstand Saturday, but cancelled Tuesday because his father passed away.