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BLACK DIAMOND LABOR DAYS 

HISTORY

A hometown, old-fashioned family celebration!

Before WWII, the Labor Day Celebration was a Fourth of July celebration and had begun as a way for the miners' families to celebrate the holiday.

 

Because the company owned all the property in town, the miners had to go to the bosses and ask to have the celebration.  They agreed but miners had to pay for it themselves.  

After the war, families started to travel and the Fourth of July celebration became a Labor Day celebration.  It was through the efforts of Evan Morris, Ann & Carl Steiert and many others that the Labor Day celebration become the old fashioned, family orientated festival it is today.  The Black Diamond Labor Days committee continues to support this tradition each year.

VOLUNTEERS

DEBBIE PAGE, Director

CHANON BOVEE,  Entertainment 

CAROL MORGAN, Finance

GWEN RHODES, Secretary

JUDY GOODWIN, Booth

GWEN RHODES, Citizens Awards

TBD, Parade

LEIH MULVIHILL, Program, Advertisement

OPEN, Express Volunteers

OPEN, Field Setup 

TOM MULVIHILL, Field Games 

CHANON BOVEE, Website, Social Media

TBD, Doggie Days

GOMER EVANS, Green River Queen

JEANNETTE CARROLL, Pie Baking

DEBBIE PAGE & TAMI DEADY, Sponsorship

TEN TRAILS, Movie Night

DEBBIE PAGE & TAMIE DEADY, Buttons & Sales

VOLUNTEERS OVER THE YEARS

2023

2019

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2015

2021

2022

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2014

2013

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