Skelton Festival Quickly Approaching

Posted on July 12th, 2018

The annual Red Skelton Festival returns to Vincennes next weekend.

Ann Pratt, Director of the Red Skelton Museum of American Comedy says there really excited that the annual parade is returning to Main Street.

The parade will take place next Saturday at 11 am. Pratt added there’s still time to sign-up to be a part of the parade line-up.

Friday is the deadline for applications to be a part of the parade.

The Festival will actually get undeway Friday night in the Red Skelton Performing Arts Center where festival organizers will recognize comedian Carol Burnett as the winner of the 2018 America’s Funniest Clown Award. Burnett was unable to attend in person but sent a video acceptance that will be played at 7 pm. That will be followed by comedian John Pate who actually performed with Red Skelton.

For the complete rundown of activities you can go redskelton museum-dot-org.

This entry was posted on Thursday, July 12th, 2018 at 7:17 pm and is filed under News.

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