DANSVILLE — The Dansville Dogwood Festival is one of the highlights of the year for the community.

 

Dansville Chamber of Commerce President Barry Haywood said that the pirate theme was chosen this year for the famous Dogwood Festival parade. There should be a few pirate-type themed floats and costumes.

 

Haywood mentioned that the 51 Annual Dogwood Festival will have a couple new events such as Dansville Fairy Doors and Pirates Pet Parade.

 

This year it will go from May 15 to May 21. The following days and activities are as follows:

 

Monday

Dansville Public Library 42nd Annual Book Sale 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Dansville vs. Pavilion Tennis at Clements Field at 4:30 p.m.

Dansville vs. Bath Haverling JV Baseball and JV Softball at Babcock Park at 4:30 p.m.

 

Tuesday

Dansville Dance Academy recital at Dansville High School Auditorium at 6 p.m.

Dansville Public Library 42nd Annual Book Sale 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Dansville vs. Letchworth Varsity Track at High School Track 4:30 p.m.

Dansville vs. Pavilion Modified Tennis at Clements Field 4:30 p.m.

 

Wednesday

Fairy Doors of Dansville ribbon cutting with children's activities at Dansville Artworks 6 to 7:30 p.m.

Dansville Public Library 42nd Annual Book Sale 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

 

Thursday

Carnival Opens at Babcock Park 6 to 10 p.m.

Pirates Pet  Parade at Babcock Park 6 p.m.

Dansville Public Library 42nd Annual Book Sale 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

LCAA Championship Varsity Track at High School Track 5 p.m.

Dansville vs. Hornell Modified Baseball and Modified Softball at Babcock Park  4:30 p.m.

 

Friday

Concert-In-The-Park with Hip Replacement and Spanky Haschmann at Williams Park Gazebo on Washington Street at 6 p.m.

Water Ball Competition at Babcock Park at 6 p.m.

Carnival continues at Babcock Park 6 to 10 p.m.

Dansville Public Library 42nd Annual Book Sale 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

 

Saturday

Dogwood Festival Walk and Run register at 7:30 a.m. race at 9 a.m. and check in and finish at American Legion Post 87 on Elizabeth Street. Walk or Run is $25. You can pre-register on Friday from 5:30 to 7 p.m. This is sponsored by American Legion Post 87 and Once Again Nut Butter. 

37th Annual Bazaar at Church Park from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Dogwood Special at Dansville Methodist Church on Chestnut Street from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Mr. Scribbles at Dansville Artworks 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Chicken Barbecue at Masonic Temple on Elizabeth Street from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Classic Car Show on Main Street between Clara Barton and Ossian streets from noon to 3 p.m.

Team Titan Gymnastics Exhibition on 155 Main Street from 3:45 to 4 p.m.

Dance Exhibition on 155 Main Street from 4 to 5 p.m.

Dansville Area Historical Society on Church Street from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Float and Firemen’s Parade from Main Street to Morey Avenue to Babcock Park at 5 p.m.

Carnival continues at Babcock Park from noon to 4 p.m. and  6 to 10 p.m.

Dansville Public Library 42nd Annual Book Sale noon to 4 p.m.

Dansville vs. Livonia Modified Baseball and Modified Softball at Babcock Park 10 a.m.

 

Sunday

Visit the church of your choice.

Dansville Dogwood Motorcycle Ride register at 10 to 10:45 a.m. at Dansville Airport with ride at 11 a.m. (90 mile ride with points of interest, lunch, and ice cream)

7th Sunshine Softball for Dansville children with developmental disabilities in Little League Field at Knox Street at 1 p.m.