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Annual James Dean festival scheduled

Tuesday, September 8, 2009

FAIRMOUNT -- The 34th festival honoring James Dean is scheduled to take place Sept. 25-27, in the actor's hometown of Fairmount.

Planned activities include a Huge Custom and Hot Rod Car Show all weekend, the Grand Parade Saturday, Sept. 26, free live entertainment, carnival rides, street vendors, the James Dean look-alike contest and more.

Free tours of the James Dean museum exhibits at both the James Dean Gallery and the Fairmount Historical Museum will take place throughout the weekend and souvenir gift shop items will be available.

Visitors can also see Dean's final resting place at Park Cemetery and other locations of interest.

The festival offers dozens of free things to do for people of all ages.

For further information, call 765-948-3326.

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