6th Annual

Cruisin' for the Cats cars on Court Square

by Staff Reports

Newnan High School Band Boosters is hosting the sixth annual Cruisin’ for the Cats car show and outdoor concert this weekend — including a planned cruise by show cars to the Court Square in Newnan Saturday. 

This year’s show is scheduled for Saturday from noon – 5 p.m. and Sunday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Coweta County Fairgrounds, 275 Pine Road.

The fun will include concessions, a vendor fair, craft show, swap meet, car corral, door prizes and a kids activity area, as well as a variety of local bands.

Spectator entrance fee is $5 per person for both Saturday and Sunday. The show car registration fee is $20.

Saturday’s festivities will continue into downtown Newnan with a “Cruise through Downtown” at 6 p.m.

Sunday’s festivities include the awards ceremony at 2 p.m. 

For more information go to the NHS Band website www.nhsband.org .

All proceeds benefit the Newnan High School Band Programs.


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