24 SEPTEMBER @ DOWNTOWN CULVER CITY 9:00AM - 4:00PM
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Opening Ceremonies for the Culver City Centennial – Saturday, September 24, 2016
Our 100th year kicks off with a day-long celebration. Be sure to mark your calendar and plan to be a part of the festivities.
9:00 a.m. – Community Parade.
We want to showcase all the great organizations and businesses that make Culver City such a great place to live, work, learn and play.
We will form up at Veterans Park (behind Veterans Auditorium) and march to downtown Culver City at Culver Blvd. and LaSalle. (Two blocks from the Opening Ceremony location in front of the Harry Culver statue and the Culver Hotel at Culver and Main Streets.
If you belong of an organization or business that is located in Culver City or serves our residents, we want you to be a part of the parade. Click on the link below to download an entry form.
Even if you don’t plan to march, come out an cheer on your neighbors.
11:00 a.m. – Noon – Opening Ceremonies
We will be closing off Culver Blvd at Main Street, marking the location of the original 1.2 square miles that became Culver City. We will have presentations by state and local dignitaries and long-time Culver City residents. We also hope to be joined by the mayors from our four Sister Cities – Kaizuka, Japan; Iksan City, South Korea; Uruapan, Mexico; and Lethbridge, Canada. We will be opening the time capsule from our 75th Anniversary in 1992.
12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. – Community Block Party
Various food stations, info booths and merchandise vendors will be located in downtown Culver City. Thanks to the Downtown Business Association for coordinating and to The Culver Studios for opening their front lawn for picnics. There will be live entertainment as well as fun for the kids (provided by the Culver-Palms Y). It will be a most festive way to kick off our year-long celebration.
01 OCTOBER @ SONY PICTURES STUDIO 6:00PM - 10:00PM
Culver City Celebrates 100 Years
A Grand Gala – Saturday Evening, October 1, 2016
Our Gala will be held at Sony Pictures Studios.
Join us for a festive evening with local entertainment and celebrate Culver City– a Century of Change. Get dressed up in your finest and kick your heels up on the dance floor.
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