Written by Beth Kasper
Cunningham, TN – All are welcome at the 106th annual Lone Oak Picnic, Saturday July 26th, 10:00am to 3:00pm, presented by Central Civitan Club.
Come to enjoy entertainment, meet candidates for public office, and purchase excellent chicken and pork barbecue. The picnic grounds are located between Hwy 13 and Alonzo Place in Cunningham, TN.
Parking is off of Alonzo Place. Admission is free.
Musical entertainment will be provided by father/son duo Donald and Lucian Greene, known as Back Lot Pickers. Their repertoire ranges from country to folk rock.
For the kids, there will be train rides and inflatables.
A car show will delight visitors of all ages. Candidates wishing to give brief speeches may register in the morning. Expect to hear candidates from approximately 11:30am to 12:30pm.
In addition to Central Civitan’s famous barbecue, snacks, sodas, and ice cream will be for sale. Proceeds benefit community causes such as volunteer firefighting, schools, and youth programs.
This year’s picnic is dedicated to the memory of Lonnie Bumpus, longtime Montgomery County commissioner.
To find the Picnic, travel to the Hwy 48/13 split just south of Montgomery Central Elementary School. Turn west on Hwy 13. Shortly, across from the Cunningham post office, Alonzo Place will be on the right. Follow Alonzo to a designated parking area on the right.
For more information, call 931.387.3715.