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Halloween Costume Contest

The Morris Lions Club will hold its Annual Halloween Costume Contest on the lawn in front of the Grundy County Courthouse on Thursday, October 27th, 2016 at 4:30 PM.  Please arrive early to check in with the judge for your age group.

Prizes will be awarded in the following age groups:  ages 0-2, ages 3-4, ages 5-6, ages 7-8, ages 9-10, ages 11-12, and ages 13 and up.  Age appropriate treats will be given to all that participate and in each category cash prizes will be awarded to the best costumes. 

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2016 Fall Classic Car Show

2016 Car Show Flyer

              The Morris Lions Club holds an annual Fall Classic Car Show at LyondellBasell Recreation Area each year.  It is one of the largest car shows in the area, it features not only up to 1225 classic show cars, but also offers a Swap Meet and Car Corral for those wishing to browse or buy cars or car related items.  The many food vendors will be waiting as well with a variety of goodies to round out a wonderful day.  The Car Show is located 5 miles East of Morris, on IL Route 6 at Tabler Road. This year’s show will be on Sunday, October 30th, 2016, with a rain date of November 6th, 2016.

Show car owners can register their cars from 7 A.M. until Noon. This is a judged show, featuring 43 classes with 3 awards per class, for a $20 registration fee for those not already pre-registered.  Eight special awards will also be given, such as Best Display, Club Participation, and Longest Distance Traveled to the show. Also, each year a set amount of show cars will receive Dash plaques, as they register their cars.

Spectators can attend for a $5.00 donation, and will enjoy seeing the cars, shopping at the Swap Meet and Car Corral, and visiting the many food vendors.  Tickets will be available for the Raffle Car. Raffle Car tickets are $5.00 each or 3 for $10.00.  50/50 tickets will also be available for $1.00 each or 6 for $5.00.

Morris Lions take pride in the fact that 100% of the profits from the show, the raffle car, and the 50/50 drawing all go back into the community.

The Morris Lions Club is a volunteer organization dedicated to leadership development through community service, and is part of a world-wide service organization.  Community members wishing to join [...]

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