Few communities can match
the entertainment and annual events offered by Centralia
From balloons to boats,
parades to fireworks and everything in between, there
always something happening to add to the enjoyment
of your retirement.
The Balloon Festival is now
an annual three day festival drawing more than
40,000 attendees and 40 hot air balloons with races
daily and lots of other activities as well.
The Fall Festival and Halloween Parade are
traditions which have delighted young and old for
Fourth of July includes
both a carnival and an incredible Fireworks display.
For those who enjoy speed, Centralia now hosts
the Outboard Power Boat races
on Raccoon Lake in July.
For 63 years and counting, Centralia
High School has hosted its High School
Basketball Holiday Tournament, drawing
some of the finest athletes in the Midwest. What
a great event for the sports minded retiree.
Our unique Band Shell in Library Park is the
scene for many special events including movie showings
enhance your active retirement, try a
relaxing night out, enjoy a movie at the local multiplex
attend one of the many events offered by the Centralia