Chillicothe Area Arts Council

Chillicothe Area Arts Council to host free concert by Clint Campbell Family

The Chillicothe Area Arts Council sponsors a free concert by the Clint Campbell Family at the Farmers Market in Chillicothe next week. Arts Council Administrator Mary Lou VanDeventer says the group from Bosworth will perform bluegrass and gospel music near the courthouse in Chillicothe the morning of June 22nd at 10 o’clock. The Clint Campbell […]

Sliced Bread Day Chillicothe Missouri

Audio: Chillicothe to showcase history of sliced bread during Sliced Bread Day on Saturday

(Missourinet) – On July 7, 1928, the Chillicothe Baking Company in northwest Missouri became the first commercial bakery in recorded history to have bread mechanically cut into uniform slices. The invention, developed by Otto Rohwedder of Iowa, revolutionized the baking world. To celebrate the 90-year milestone, the town of Chillicothe is gearing up for its […]

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A myriad of activities on tap for Sliced Bread Day in Chillicothe Saturday, July 7th

A leader in yeast and bakery ingredient solutions sponsors Sliced Bread Day in Chillicothe Saturday, July 7th. AB Mauri North America sponsors the event celebrating the 90th anniversary of the Chillicothe Baking Company being the first commercial bakery in the United States to offer machine-sliced bread for sale. Multiple activities are planned for Sliced Bread […]

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Large slate of activities scheduled for Sliced Bread Day 90th Year Celebration in Chillicothe

Multiple activities will be held as part of the Sliced Bread Day 90th Year Celebration in Chillicothe in July. Chillicothe Area Arts Council Administrator Mary Lou VanDeventer says a tentative schedule has been released for the celebration July 7th and 8th. The Grand River Museum plans to hold a bread contest with State Representative Rusty […]

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Chillicothe Area Arts Council to hold performances during Sliced Bread Jam Bluegrass Festival

The Chillicothe Area Arts Council will hold performances during Chillicothe’s Sliced Bread Jam Bluegrass Festival weekend. The performances will be held at the Gary Dickinson Performing Arts Center of Chillicothe as part of the Sliced Bread Day 90th Year Celebration July 7th and 8th. Arts Council Administrator Mary Lou VanDeventer tells that the Clint Campbell […]

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Chillicothe Arts Council begins season with “Sliced Bread Jam Bluegrass Festival”

Chillicothe Area Arts Council announces their 2018-19 Show Season begins with the “Sliced Bread Jam Bluegrass Festival” on a Saturday & Sunday, July 7th and 8th.  The Festival is scheduled to celebrate the 90th year of “Sliced Bread” in Chillicothe. Music July 7th includes the Clint Campbell family and the Petersen family with bluegrass music […]

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Sliced Bread Jam Bluegrass Festival announces entertainment lineup

The Chillicothe Area Arts Council will kick off its 2018-2019 show season with this summer’s Sliced Bread Jam Bluegrass Festival. The festival will be held at the Gary Dickinson Performing Arts Center in Chillicothe Saturday and Sunday, July 7th and 8th to join the community’s celebration of Chillicothe’s 90th anniversary as the Home of Sliced […]

4th annual Sliced Bread Jam Bluegrass Festival set for mid-June in Chillicothe

The fourth annual Sliced Bread Jam Bluegrass Festival, just northwest of Chillicothe, will include bands from Missouri and Kansas and the headliner, Russell Moore and IIIrd Tyme Out, which originated in Georgia. The entertainment schedule has been announced for June 17th and 18th at the Litton Agri-Campus, off Highway 190. It begins the night of […]