Mechanicsburg Celebrates their Involvement in the Civil War

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Civil War Days – Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania

JUNE 28, 2013 – JUNE 30, 2013

Mechanicsburg historians have planned a fun filled weekend in recognition of The 150th Anniversary of the Occupation of Mechanicsburg and Eastern Cumberland County during the Civil War.

Civil War Posters

A local artist Juliette Ober designed a series of themed posters for the anniversary.  Click below each one to learn about the stories behind them! You can also link here to purchase your own poster to commemorate these momentous events.

 hide  3days  emergency  The Story behind Hide Your Hats!  The Story behind 3 Days of Peace and Music. The Story
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The Right Stuff to Deliver Large University Chair Rentals

Colleges and Universities are among the most challenging customers we serve. In 2012 over 23% of Event Central’s revenue was derived from servicing various schools. Universities demand a quality product,  fast service, and a fair price. To achieve this, we built our material handling procedure from the ground up. Our refined process includes the use of custom designed pallets, quality chairs from a well-established US supplier, the ability to use forklifts and pallet jacks at anytime, and a fully-integrated transportation system able to cater to the needs of any campus.

5800 Whites, Stage Cover and 2 ADA Stages installed on The Commons5800 Whites, Stage Cover and 2 ADA Stages installed on…
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550 Feet of Tenting Setup for Harrisburg Brewers Fest

Harrisburg Brewers Fest by Troegs

The 10th annual Harrisburg Brewers Fest setup got underway at 4:30 this morning. The tent setup included over 550 feet of 10 ft wide tenting (marquee) along Locust and Third Street in center city.  The tents will house over 50 craft breweries who will pour samples for 2 separate sessions,  one at noon, and the other at 5:00 PM.

The event’s main sponsor is Tröegs Brewing Company, who developed the idea in 2003.  It has become one of the most popular beer festivals in the Mid-Atlantic area.  The event is expected to raise over $100,000 for the Cystic Fibrosis

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Behind the Scenes at the 150th Anniversary Civil War Events

white chairs in rows4000 white chairs will be setup to view the stage at Meade’s Headquarters

America honors the 150th Anniversary of the American Civil War this summer. Because Pennsylvania was at the heart of the Civil War, we have the privilege of providing some of the “behind the scenes” rental services to help make the 150th Anniversary a more rewarding experience for the attendees.

 

 

 

“Gettysburg: A New Birth of Freedom” Commemorative Ceremony Sunday, June 30, 2013 7:30 PM – 10:30 PM

Location: Gettysburg National Military Park on an outdoor stage near Meade’s Headquarters Admission: Free

This evening event will …

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Large Company Picnics Make a Comeback in the Mid State

Company Picnics are Back – As the economy gets back on it’s feet, and with unemployment making a welcome return to early-2008 levels, companies are allocating more of their budget to employee appreciation gatherings and team building events.  When the Global Financial Crisis took place, company picnics and holiday parties were the first of many age-old business traditions to be cut.

We recently delivered a 40 x 180 ft. frame tent accompanied by 1,800 brown folding chairs and 225 tables to Commerce Bank Ballpark in Harrisburg, PA, where the Harrisburg Senators baseball team play their home games. The delivery required …

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