A "Happy Days Celebration" to benefit Habitat for Humanity of DeKalb County will be held on Saturday, August 21st from 2:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. downtown Smithville.
Debi and the Doo-Wops from Lebanon will open the Sock Hop at 7:00 p.m. inside the 303 Building. The Doo-Wops will perform the classic songs of the 1950s which followed by dance contests, cake walks, hula hoop competition, and prizes for the best dressed couples along with a live auction and concessions. All proceeds will go to Habitat. Admission will be $5 per person.
Earlier in the day, a classic car show will be featured from 2:00 until 6:00 p.m. on the public square downtown. Live entertainment will be performed on two venues during the same time; on an outside stage and inside the 303 Building. Those attending will be treated to Country, Rock, Bluegrass, Jazz, Blues, tribute artists such as Frank Sinatra and Garth Brooks, and the DeKalb County Community Chorus.
The DeKalb County High School Band will begin the Happy Days Celebration at 2 p.m. with a performance on the Courthouse Square. Additionally, inflatable toys and games will be available for children.
For more information, call 597-2082.
(Featured in the above photo: Debi & the Doo-Wops….Debi Lancaster, Lynn Winfree, Kay Parker, Anita VanHook, Prissy Deffendall)