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10TH ANNUAL TASTE ADDISON

When:
Saturday, May 18, 2002 • 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sunday, May 19, 2002 • 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

Where: Street-side at the Addison Conference & Theatre Centre, 15650 Addison Road

What: A tasty weekend blend of food, music and family fun. The 4.3 square mile town of Addison has more restaurants per capita than any city west of the Mississippi. This two-day festival features food from over 45 of Addison's 140 restaurants that serve generous samplings of their menus at reduced prices. There's also non-stop musical entertainment from national, regional and local acts performing everything from country to jazz. Plus, carnival rides, midway games, arts and crafts, cooking demonstrations, wine tasting, children's entertainment, car show, historic warplane display and more.

17th Annual ADDISON KABOOM TOWN!

Admission: Free

When:
Wednesday, July 3, 2002 5:00 p.m. - Midnight

Where: Spectacular views are found from just about anywhere in Addison. Many restaurants and hotels host special watching parties. Or, join the festivities street-side at the Addison Conference & Theatre Centre - 15650 Addison Road, Addison, TX 75001-9010

What: Addison's most explosive party of the year. Dazzling fireworks are choreographed to music and simulcast on the radio plus food, live music, family activities, and spectacular historic warplane fly-bys.

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2002 SPIKEFEST IN ADDISON

Admission: $98 per team of four

When:
Saturday, July 20, 2002• 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Sunday, July 21, 2002• 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Where: Greenhill School Sports Complex, 4141 Spring Valley Road

What: The largest amateur grass volleyball tournament in the country. Men's, women's and co-ed teams compete in levels ranging from beginners to "Take No Prisoners". Call 1-888-3VOLLEY for more information.

15th Annual ADDISON OKTOBERFEST

Admission: $3 for ages 4 and older

When:
Thursday, September 19, 2002 5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday, September 20, 2002 5:00 p.m. - Midnight
Saturday, September 21,2002 11:00 a.m.-Midnight
Sunday, September 22, 2002 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Where: Street-side at the Addison Conference & Theatre Centre, 15650 Addison Road

What: An authentic recreation of the Munich Oktoberfest featuring more than 30 hours of continuous family-oriented entertainment. A vast array of German entertainers in authentic German costumes perform traditional German folk dances, schuhplattling, folk songs, oompah music, sing-a-longs, yodels and more. A special "Oktoberfest" Paulaner Beer is served along with several types of German sausage, sauerkraut, strudel, giant pretzels and more. There's also carnival rides, midway games, children's entertainment, petting zoo, 5K run, pony rides and more.

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