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Friday, July 26th, 2013

Mark your calendars for the eighth annual Taste of Cass County, brought to you by Logan’s Landing. The festival will take place on Saturday August 10th starting at 5 pm in downtown Logansport, and features food, fun, and fireworks. Admission is $1 (children 5 and under are free) and refreshment tickets are $1 each. Enjoy live music throughout the evening, as well as food and drink from 14 local vendors.  Free golf cart tours of the Little Turtle Waterway Trails will be offered, and the fireworks show blasts off at dark, sponsored by Security Federal. New this year: a Kids Korner featuring games, prizes, and a bounce house. For more information or to volunteer for the event, call Logan’s Landing at 574-722-9345.


Monday, June 17th, 2013

The annual Celebrate Logansport event on June 6th was enjoyed by all! More than 500 people gathered downtown to celebrate Logansport’s 175th birthday, enjoy free music and activities, and eat delicious strawberry shortcake.

Special thanks to all who participated in this event. Extra-special thanks to event co-chairs Kathy Dingo and Sandi Korreckt, and to Promotion Committee chair Greg Packard. Additionally, thank you to Pam Leeman and Regions Insurance for the donation again this year of a cool old-school bicycle for the raffle prize; Mike McMahan and Creative Promotions for donating the snazzy new aprons worn by our servers; “Conductor Carl” Simons for conducting free guided tours of the Railroad Museum; Cole Clothing Museum for the loan of period dresses; the Logansport High School Berryettes for modeling the vintage clothing and for providing face-painting; Mark Racop and Fiberglass Freaks for having the Batmobile on display; Mid-America Radio, Cass County Communication Network, and the Pharos-Tribune for helping us get the word out; the City of Logansport, especially Cheryl Alcorn and the city officials who served shortcake, and Chris Armstrong for reading the proclamation; Mike Anderson Super-Center for the balloons and the use of a vehicle for deliveries; Sue Neher for the delicious birthday cake; Logansport Savings Bank for balloons and bottled water;  Little Children’s Ministry for having a lemonade stand; Logansport Fire Department for ice; Cass County Historical Society for helping us incorporate the 175th birthday into the event; Felix for joining the festivities; Logansport Art Association and Reading Railroad for providing activities for attendees; Jason McKeever for the musical  entertainment; numerous local merchants for donating prizes for the balloon pop booth; Martin’s Super Market for donating paper sacks for to-go orders, and the Parks Department and Cass-Pulaski Community Corrections for set-up and tear-down assistance. And most of all, a huge THANK YOU to all our volunteers and to everyone who attended. We hope to see you all again at next year’s Celebrate Logansport event!


Wednesday, July 13th, 2011

Mark your calendars for the sixth annual Taste of Cass County, brought to you by Logan’s Landing.  The street festival will take place on Saturday August 13th from 5 pm to 1:30 am at the Little Turtle Waterway Plaza, downtown Logansport.  This event features food, fun, fireworks & music.  Event sponsorships are still available; sponsorship deadline is Wednesday, July 20th.  For more information or to  volunteer for the event, call Logan’s Landing at 574-722-9345.

5th Annual Taste of Cass County this Saturday!

Thursday, August 12th, 2010

REMINDER – the Taste of Cass County is THIS SATURDAY, August 14th, from 5 pm to 1:30 am at Little Turtle Waterway Plaza, downtown Logansport.  Admission is just $1 (kids under 6 are free) and then you purchase refreshment tickets for $1 each to be used at all vendors.  It’s an affordable, family-friendly event – don’t miss it!  You will be supporting Cass County restaurants and eateries, as well as supporting Logan’s Landing in our efforts to improve and preserve Logansport’s downtown district.

New this year:  Reading Railroad will be in and around the gazebo with free kids activities, and book giveaways while supplies last.  Little Turtle Waterway volunteers will be giving free golf cart tours of the LTW trails.  And one of our major sponsors, Security Federal, will have a free bounce house for the kids.

This year’s refreshment vendors include: Amelio’s, Applebee’s, B&K West, Bruno’s, Bubba’s Smoke Shack, Dessert First, 5th St BBQ, Happy Burger East,  Latte on a Leash, Memorial Hospital, The Old Mill General Store featuring Walnut Valley Bison, Old Style Inn (beer tent), Pepsi, and Sycamore. Lots of variety, and most of the food vendors will be offering sample sizes of their goodies, so you can try a little something from every booth!

Bring a lawn chair or a blanket and get comfortable on the grass and enjoy the variety of music, followed by fireworks over the Wabash River at 10 pm, sponsored by PHP/Physicians Health Plan.  The entertainment line-up on the Security Federal stage includes: After Eight at 6 pm; Trudy at 6:45; Rude Barb & the Beggars at 7:30; The Crop at 8:15; and the Mud Hippies at 9:15. Immediately after the fireworks, Twisted Riddler will perform in the Old Style Inn adult beverage tent.

For more information, call Logan’s Landing at 574-722-9345 or e-mail lldirector@loganslanding.com.  Look for us on facebook, too!

Sponsors of this year’s Taste include: Pharos-Tribune, Security Federal Savings Bank, PHP/Physicians Health Plan, CountryMark, WSAL • Mix 102 • Hoosier Country 103.7, Logansport Parks Department, Cass County Communication Network, Cass County Visitor’s Bureau, Hillis & Hollis Rozzi & Knight,  Federal Mogul, Deichman Excavating, Beacon Credit Union, Engineering Aggregates, NIPSCO, Logansport Memorial Hospital, Starr Austen & Miller, Regions Insurance, Tyson, Essroc, Hanna Small Sabatini Becker Murray & Cox, Myers Spring, Harrison-Metzger & Rans/Marocco Funeral Chapel, Waste Management, Mike Anderson Chrysler Dodge Super Center, Wealth Management Solutions, Dr. Lawrence Optometrist, LPL Financial/Dave Workman, Consolidated Union, Twelve Mile Veterinary Clinic, Cass County Farm Bureau, & Martins Supermarket.