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2016 Malad Valley Welsh Festival - Friday June 24th

2016 Malad Valley Welsh Festival - Friday June 24th

Friday June 24 2016, 9:00 AM
@ Malad City, ID, US



9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (Church Cultural Hall)
Displays of Pioneer Family Histories
Displays of Life in Wales

10:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. (Church Chapel)
10:00 a.m. Lucie Washburn: “Yr Hen Ogledd: The Ancient Welsh in Scotland”

11:00 a.m. Boyd Roberts: “The History of the Roberts Family in Oneida County”

1:30 p.m. Wil Aaron:“Walking Wales: Sites and Sights”

10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (Senior Center)
Quilt Show and Bake Sale (sponsored by Oneida Quilters)

10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (Samaria)
    Blue Goose open
    Tours of Jenkins-Davis cabin
        (Aunt Mary Ann’s Goodie Shop)
    Self-guided tours of Samaria

10:00 – 3:00 p.m. (Amphitheater)
    Welsh/Celtic musical entertainment

11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.  (City Park)    
    Food and home craft booths open

11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. (City Park)
Community Cookout (sponsored by Oneida County Senior Center)

Noon – 1:00 p.m. (City Park Pavilion)
    Welsh Society Meet-and-Greet

Noon – 3:00 p.m. (Library)
    Book Sale

Noon – 5:00 p.m. (Fire Station)
    Photography Exhibit and Competition

1:00 – 3:00 p.m. (begin in City Park)
Wagon tours of historic Bannock and Main Streets in Malad

1:00 – 5:00 p.m. (Museum)
    Oneida Pioneer Museum open

3:00 – 4:00 p.m. (Church Chapel)
    Youth Music Concert

4:00 – 4:45 p.m. (Church)
Presentations on History of Malad Valley by MMS 8th grade students

6:00 – 7:30 p.m. (Church Chapel)    
Choir Concert

How to get to Malad:
Malad is located on I-15, 13 miles north of the Idaho/Utah stateline.  Malad is 100 miles north of Salt Lake City, Utah, and 55 miles south of Pocatello, Idaho.

Location of Welsh Festival:
Malad City Park is located between Oneida County Library and LDS Second Ward Church on 100 West.  Except as noted, events are at the Park and the LDS Church building. Follow the Welsh and U.S. flags to the Park.

Eating Places:
Burger King        Pizza Stop
Dude Ranch        Spero’s
Las Fiestas        Subway
Malad Drive In    The Pines
Me ‘n’ Lou’s        Thomas Market Deli

Hotel Malad (208-766-2399)
Abigail’s Bed and Breakfast (435-757-6374) or
Red Rooster Inn Bed and Breakfast (208-766-3281
Village Inn Motel (208-766-4761)
K-C Campground (208-766-2759)
Annie’s Cottage (vacation home rental)

Campgrounds are located at all reservoirs throughout Oneida County.

Accommodations are also available in nearby communities:
    Flags West Motel, Downey (15 minutes)
    Tremonton, UT (40 minutes)
    Logan, UT (50 minutes)
    Brigham City, UT (45 minutes)
    Pocatello, ID (50 minutes)