Autumnfest Kick-Off Party Tickets
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Woonsocket, RI – The 45th Autumnfest Celebration will be held Columbus Day Weekend (October 7-9) at World War II Veterans Memorial Park in Woonsocket. The 2023 Autumnfest Steering Committee invites the community to the Autumnfest Kick-Off Party which will honor this year's Co-Grand Marshals, Bob & Nancy Phillips.
Bob Phillips is the State Representative for District 51 (Woonsocket & Cumberland) and he is also a full-time substitute teacher with the Woonsocket school system. Bob is also a past member of the Autumnfest Steering Committee. He spent 18 continuous yeas on the committee. His last 2 years were in 2009 & 2010 where he was the Autumnfest General Chairperson. Nancy Phillips is a retired Woonsocket Physical Education Teacher who continues to substitute teach with the Woonsocket school system. She also volunteers 4 days a week at New Beginnings. Nancy is the President of the Woonsocket Chapter of the Lions Club and is a past member of the Autumnfest Steering Committee serving for more than 30 years.
"Autumnfest is built on volunteers and bringing the community together.” says Autumnfest General Chair Person, Judy Sullivan. She also says, “What a great way to celebrate the kick-off of Autumnfest than with 2 of the most dedicated community servants. Come and join us in honoring Bob & Nancy Phillips.”