Festivities around town http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/ Festivities around town Juneteenth 2016 Fun for All at the 2016 Juneteenth Festivities http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=202265330 202265330 Juneteenth Queens http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=193886404 193886404 Enjoying Riding in the Parade http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=193886511 193886511 Juneteenth Horseback Riders http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=193886288 193886288 McDade Watermelon Festival Float http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=188994449 188994449 Santa & Mrs. Claus visiting Elgin Middle School http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=188992865 188992865 Project Celebration 2014's Breakfast with Santa http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=188992864 188992864 Making Gingerbead House at the Elgin Public Library http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=188992863 188992863 Rodeo Winner from Elgin... yay! http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=95158192 95158192 Cowjunto http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=141359365 141359365 Miss Western Days Celebrating Elgin Style. http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=95158497 95158497 http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=141359366 141359366 Fun at Western Days Wyatt Vana practices his passing with Kelsey Sisco and cousin Shannon Pounds on a sunny afternoon in Memorial Park. http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=95159171 95159171 Spinning in the Park The kids had real fun spinning on the carousel in Memorial Park during Western Days - and they didn't even get dizzy! Pictured are Angel Zaki, sisters Tabassum and Amna Amin and Dominique Beltram. http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=96095287 96095287 http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=141359367 141359367 http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=141359368 141359368 Snow Cone time at the Rodeo http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=97758022 97758022 Hogeye The troops in action http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=99788860 99788860 Hogeye More fun in the sun http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=99788861 99788861 Hogeye Here piggy piggy piggy http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=99788862 99788862 Hogeye Some golden oldies http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=99788863 99788863 Hogeye More fun in the sun! http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=99788864 99788864 Fiesta Royalty Above are the Kings and Queens of the Sacred Heart Fiesta, who together helped raise $6,500 for the church's building fund. http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=99797076 99797076 Vision of Elgin Main Street Contest Elgin's Hogeye Mascot smiles with favor as Main Street Board Member sunny Jewe4l presents the Over All Winner's Award for the 2010 "Vision of Elgin Main Street" contest to Zenna Briones. http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=103369256 103369256 Holiday By The Tracks Merry Christmas! Mr. and Mrs. Santa Claus led the Elgin Volunteer Fire Department's Annual Lighted Christmas Parade following Holiday By The Tracks. http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=111558708 111558708 Holiday By The Tracks Young Swordsman. Jonathan Richard, 3, brandishes a balloon sword made by Jakey the Clown. http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=111558709 111558709 Holiday By The Tracks Miss Western Days Myranda Hernandez, left, waves to the crowd in the Lighted Parade along with her court Delainey Stanton, center, and Karina Castillo, right. http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=111558710 111558710 Holiday By The Tracks Young Dancers. Members of the Ballet Folklorico of America perform a dance from the Campeche region of Mexico. http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=111558711 111558711 Holiday By The Tracks Recording Artist Judy Pancoast gave several performances. She is on tour promoting her song, "The Hosue on Christmas Street." Pancoast recently learned that she was nominated for a Grammy for her children's album, "Weird Things are Everywhere", a guided musical tour of weird sites in America. http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=111558712 111558712 Holiday By The Tracks Young Artists. The Elgin Art Association gave kids a chance to express themselves at the Holiday By the Tracks. http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=111558713 111558713 http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=141359598 141359598 Awesome Hogeye Burgers The Lopez family serves up those great hamburgers at the Hogeye Festival. http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=116974319 116974319 http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=141359599 141359599 Elgin Remembers 9-11 http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=141359535 141359535 http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=141359536 141359536 Family of Patriots Duston Cloud and his children Elaine and Andrew Gary march down Main during the July 4 parade. http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=144173156 144173156 Kids Not Permitted All Around Amusements owner Randall Young showed off to the crowd at the Elgin July 4th celebration Monday by going air borne at the world's largest inflatable water slide. The kids were only allwed to go down on their rear ends. http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=144173158 144173158 Here Comes Chaos Angela Wood visits with Christian Wood as they lead their dog Chaos during the Push Pedal an dPull People's Patriotic Parade. http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=144173157 144173157 Payton Grant Showing off Mighty Mohawk looks as if he thinks someone might be trying to get his watermelon. Payton didn't need to worry however as event sponsors Southside Market and Frontier Bank made sure there was enough melon for everyone. http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=144173159 144173159 Sarah Johnson Sarah was one of thousands of youngsters who had a ball sliding down teh giant water slide at Southside Market / Frontier Bank's Fourth of July celebration. She is the daghter of Cassie and Jimmy Johnson of Elgin. http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=144173160 144173160 Western Days a Blast Lifeguards from the Elgin Swimming Pool attacked onlookers with supersoakers - and made the heat a little more bearable during the Western Days Parade June 25th. Pictured are Karla Rivers, Rebecca Rivers, Brandon Limbo, Mariela Sanchez, and Amanda Sorenson. http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=144173626 144173626 Just Met The Big Guy Breakfast with Santa: Bryson Carter, 2, was one of many children who got to meet the Big Guy at Breakfast With Santa, held at Elgin Middle School on Saturday, Dec. 3. The event raised funds for teh annual Project Celebration, an alcohol free part held for seniors after graduation. http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=146521713 146521713 Best Dancers The Trophy For The Best Dancers: at Dancing with the Elgin Stars, went to BTW Elementary Principal Virginia Caudle and Elgin Elementary Principal rick Reyes. the well attended event was held Friday, Dec. 2 to raise money for the Elgin Educational Foundation, which provides grants and other assistance to locaL teachers. http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=146521714 146521714 http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=168942665 168942665 Easter Egg Hunt 2013 http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=180277729 180277729 Firemen's BBQ 2013 http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=180277730 180277730 SPJST Easter Egg Hunt 2014 http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=192067324 192067324 Sowpremes http://www.shopinelgin.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=199264273 199264273