Steve Carrier, world-class power lifter and inspirational speaker, will be the headline draw for the annual Wifflefest held by Ashland (OH) Southview Grace Brethren Church (Mark Abel, pastor) the weekend of the Fourth of July.
Carrier’s main presentation will be Sunday, July 4, when he will speak at the 9 a.m. morning service and have a special presentation performing amazing feats of strength during the intermission before the bracket play begins at 7 p.m. The Sunday evening games will be followed by a community concert and Ashland community fireworks.
Wifflefest is an annual outreach event the Ashland church holds each year, featuring dozens of teams of players.
Events begin with a Wifflefest dedication service on Sunday, June 27, and continue with a junior high tournament on Thursday, July 1, an elementary tournament on Friday, July 2, a high school tournament Friday evening, and adult tournaments on Saturday, July 3 and Sunday, July 4. There will also be a community picnic at 6 p.m. Sunday as part of the festivities.
To learn more and to see photos from previous Wifflefests, log onto http://www.southviewgbc.org/