Press Release

For Immediate Release 

 

Event Date: August 5 to 6, 2017

 

Twins Days Festival: Largest Annual Gathering of Twins in the World, Twinsburg, OH

 

This annual international event is recorded as the “Largest Annual Gathering of Twins in the World” by the Guinness Book of World Records. To celebrate twins’ hritage the theme of this year’s festival is TwinCentennial, honoring twin’s country of origin, state or city pride, or their family heritage.

 

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Twinsburg, Ohio, March 13, 2017 - The 2017 Twins Days Festival (www.twinsdays.org) will be held August 5th and 6th. This annual international event is recorded as the “Largest Annual Gathering of Twins in the World” by the Guinness Book of World Records. The event is held at Glen Chamberlain Park, 10270 Ravenna Road, Twinsburg, OH 44087. Admission is $4.00.
 
In recognition of the founding of Twinsburg, Ohio, in 1817, by identical twins Aaron and Moses Wilcox, this year the city and community of Twinsburg will celebrate its bicentennial. To celebrate twins’ heritage the theme of this year’s festival is TwinCentennial, honoring twin’s country of origin, state or city pride, or their family heritage.
 
Located 25 miles southeast of Cleveland, Twinsburg plays host to thousands of twins from all over the world. Non-twins are also welcome.
 
Saturday morning kicks off with the “Double Take” parade. Activities during the day will include twins contests, twins talent show; twins research area, twins group photo, entertainment, arts & crafts and twin related/sponsored booths, small amusement rides and games, and a spectacular fireworks show. Also available are food concessions and official souvenirs Saturday and Sunday.
 
Sunday morning’s activities include the Twins Days 5K Run and Fun Walk benefiting the Melanoma Education Initiative. During the day the activities will be the same as Saturday’s with the exception of the parade and fireworks.
 
Twins are encouraged to register at the festival to be able to participate in the twins related activities and to be included in the official count. Registration forms can be downloaded from the Twins Days web site at www.twinsdays.org. The twins can also register at the festival site.

 

 

 

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 Media Contact    

 

Media Contact: Mary DaRif

Email: media@twinsdays.org

Phone: (330) 425-3652

 

Twins Days Festival Inc

Web: www.twinsdays.org

 

 Calendar Listing

 

CALENDAR LISTING:

Event Name: Twins Days Festival

Event Date: August 5 t0 6, 2017

Event Location: Glen Chamberlain Park, 10270 Ravenna Road, Twinsburg, Oh 44087

Admission: $4.00

Web: www.twinsdays.org

Contact: Mary DaRif, media@twinsdays.org, (330) 425-3652

Description: The 2017 Twins Days Festival (www.twinsdays.org) will be held August 5th and 6th. This annual international event is recorded as the “Largest Annual Gathering of Twins in the World” by the Guinness Book of World Records. The event is held at Glen Chamberlain Park, 10270 Ravenna Road, Twinsburg, OH 44087. Admission is $4.00.   In recognition of the founding of Twinsburg, Ohio, in 1817, by identical twins Aaron and Moses Wilcox, this year the city and community of Twinsburg will celebrate its bicentennial. To celebrate twins’ heritage the theme of this year’s festival is TwinCentennial, honoring twin’s country of origin, state or city pride, or their family heritage.   Located 25 miles southeast of Cleveland, Twinsburg plays host to thousands of twins from all over the world. Non-twins are also welcome.

 


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