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Oz-Stravaganza! ’14

Important News Releases
For immediate release 4/2/14
Colleen Zimmer 315-415-8546
“Timeless Oz” will be here soon
The 36th annual Oz-Stravaganza! in Chittenango themed "Timeless Oz" will be held June 6th–8th. Mark your calendar now and plan to attend all three days of fun filled family friendly activities.
    The grand Oz parade will kick off at 2:00 P.M. Saturday June 7th. To enter a band, float or marching unit in the parade call Jim Raulli at 315-687-3471.
Vendor and crafter sites are currently available in Oz park. For applications and information contact Mark Sample 315-687-6972 or Lynne Bunce 315-530- 3319.
    The Oz committee is proud to announce an amazing guest list for the festival including: Caren Marsh-Doll, John Fricke, Bob and Clare Baum, Roger and Charlene Baum, Jonathan Shirshekan, Paul Miles Schneider, Christiana Rickard, Myrna Swensen and Ryan J. Bios are available at: www.oz-stravaganza.com. The committee is seeking sponsorship and donations of frequent flier miles for the special guests. For further information contact: Colleen Zimmer 315-415-8546.
    The board of directors of the International L. Frank Baum and All Things Oz Historical Foundation, a 501C3 non profit foundation is also seeking donations for the All Things Oz museum as the museum prepares to move to its new home at 219 Genesee Street, Chittenango. Checks for museum donations should be made payable to: All Things Oz. Checks for the festival should be made payable to Oz-Stravaganza!. All donations should be mailed to: P.O. Box 456, Chittenango, NY 13037. Information regarding the festival and the museum is available at: www.oz-stravaganza.com.

For immediate release 3/17/14
Colleen Zimmer 315-415-8546
Be a Part of History, World Record Attempt Planned in Chittenango
As promised at the 2013 Oz-Stravaganza!, the 36th Annual Oz-Stravaganza! Festival in Chittenango will include an attempt to break the World Record for most people in Wizard of Oz movie character costumes in one location. The attempt will take place on Saturday June 7th prior to the Grand Oz Parade. Everyone young and old are encouraged to participate in this history making event. Costumes must be easily recognizable and must be full costumes. Costumed characters are encouraged to march in the parade following the record attempt. Details as they unfold will be available at: www.oz-stravaganza.com. The Oz committee is seeking sponsors for this history making event. For sponsorship questions details contact: Colleen 315-415-8546.