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Happy 300, Prairie du Rocher!

  • Prairie du Rocher celebrated its 300th birthday last weekend with two days of family fun, complete with a special cake at Lisa's Bar and Grill.

    Prairie du Rocher celebrated its 300th birthday last weekend with two days of family fun, complete with a special cake at Lisa's Bar and Grill.
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  • Above, Backwoods entertains the crowd at Prairie du Rocher's 300th birthday celebration Saturday, July 9, at the Historic Brickey Lot on Market Street.

    Above, Backwoods entertains the crowd at Prairie du Rocher's 300th birthday celebration Saturday, July 9, at the Historic Brickey Lot on Market Street.
    Judy Shields/Shots by Shields

  • At right, 18-month-old Cash Adkins enjoys the party.

    At right, 18-month-old Cash Adkins enjoys the party.
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  • Below, crowds gather for Prairie du Rocher's 300th birthday celebration Saturday, July 9. The two-day party included live music, a children's area, a quilt show, 50/50 raffles, vendor and craft fair, a phantom funeral re-enactment, and much more.

    Below, crowds gather for Prairie du Rocher's 300th birthday celebration Saturday, July 9. The two-day party included live music, a children's area, a quilt show, 50/50 raffles, vendor and craft fair, a phantom funeral re-enactment, and much more.
    Judy Shields/Shots by Shields

 
updated: 7/13/2022 8:27 AM

Prairie du Rocher celebrated its 300th birthday last weekend with two days of family fun. The party included live music, a children's area, a quilt show, 50/50 raffles, vendor and craft fair, a phantom funeral re-enactment, and much more.