2018 Cave-In-Rock Frontier Days September 21 and 22, 2018


Photos by Ken Jones, SI Dollar Saver

Organizers of the 2018 Frontier Days celebration included volunteer fire department assistant secretary Diane Kumorek, Michanda Kumorek, fire chief Perry Foster and Michele Price. The annual event, held on September 21 and 22, 2018, is sponsored by the Cave-In Rock Volunteer Fire Department.
The color guard from SIU-Carbondale ROTC program took part in the parade
Bagpipers entertained those attending
the Frontier Days celebration.
ammy Woodard of Elizabethtown offered
many different craft items for sale.
An Honor Guard from American Legion Post 0571 in Rosiclare led the parade. Members of the guard were Ted Switzer, Dan Lamar, Bob Davis and David Robertson
2018 Frontier Days Queen Makaya McClenahan braved the rain to ride in the parade. Pictured above are: (l-r) McClenahan, Michanda Kumorek, Brittany Williams and Todd Schaffer
Despite the rain, a good number of vendors were on hand offering food and craft items.
Leading the parade were fire trucks from several Hardin County communities.
Before the Parade Penny Crowe visited with Hardin County Commissioner Ricky Williams.
McDowell Enterprises entered one of their trucks in the parade. Pictured above are (l-r) Melissa, Briley, Travis and Nick McDowell.
State Senator Dale Fowler visited with Hardin County precinct committeeman Roy Mauney before the parade.