Athens-Concord Town Social Planned For Aug. 11

For Immediate Release: 
Jun 11 2013

CONTACT: Sarah Dalton
Concord University
Office of Advancement
PO Box 1000, Athens, WV 24712
(304) 384-6312,




ATHENS, W.Va. – A summertime tradition continues with the 27th Annual Athens-Concord Town Social planned for Sunday, Aug. 11, 2013 on the front lawn of Concord University. Activities will be held from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Theme for this year is “A Neighborly Scene in 2013.”

The gathering features live musical entertainment, children’s games, free admission, craft vendors and informational displays.

Individuals, along with a local business, who have enhanced community and campus life, will be honored during the festivities.

Vendors are invited to set up a booth, free-of-charge, to display and sell their handicrafts. To reserve a vendor space contact Sharon Griffee at 304-384-3243 or Pat Edge at 304-384-7709. Reservations should be made by Friday, Aug. 2, 2013.


Persons with disabilities should contact Nancy Ellison, 1-304-384-6086 or 1-800-344-6679 extension 6086 if special assistance is required for access to an event scheduled by the University on campus.