The Greater Orange Area Chamber of Commerce kicked off 2011 Orange

County SMASH with a ribbon cutting held at Hometown Sears in Orange.

Orange County S.M.A.S.H will be a

week full of fun and excitement for all ages, and will offer families

great

shopping opportunities with special sales and promotions throughout

Orange County.

Russell Dillow, owner of Hometown Sears along with the members of the Orange County Car Crew cut the ribbon with chamber representatives.

SMASH stands for ‘summer music and shopping holiday’ and begins Friday. An array of events and celebrations continue through Sunday, Aug. 21.

See schedule of events below:

Friday, August 12th– SMASH Scavenger Hunt

Begins

Grand Prize Laptop

Computer donated by Walmart #777

Friday, August 12th

SMASH BASH Dance & Runner Reception

6:00-9:00P.M.at

Ramada Inn of Orange,

2610 I H-10 West

Featuring live

entertainment by The Stark Experiment with free appetizers and cash bar

Free to registered

runners. $5.00 entry fee to all others.

Saturday, August 13th

FREE SMASH DASH 5K Fun Run

8:00A.M. at Claiborne Park, 4105 North Street(off I 10)

Saturday, August 13–

Getting Chic with Fleur de Chic

12-5PM, 2222 MacArthur Drive

Concert, refreshments and

in store sales!

Monday, August 15th

Zumba in the Park with FitLife

7:00P.M. at the West

Orange Gazebo(off Western Avenue)

Friday, August 19th

SMASHING SOUNDS & SPIRITS of Orange

County Community Pep

Rally

6:30P.M. at Lion’s Den

Park. Come out and enjoy the talents of the local high schools as they bring

out their athletes, cheerleaders, bands, and drill teams.

Saturday, August 20th– SMASH Scavenger Hunt Ends at 5P.M.

Sunday, August 21st

SMASH SPLASH Ducky Derby

3:00P.M. at Stark

Park on Green Avenue in Downtown Orange

SMASH SPLASH Ducky Derby

Tickets on sale at the Greater Orange Area Chamber of Commerce and all SMASH

events. 1 duck for $5.00 or 5 for $20.00

SMASH SPASH Grand Prize Nordictrack

Treadmill donated by Sears Hometown Store