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September 25, 2018

BucFest 2013 Set September 28 at Wilber Field


OSWEGO, NY – The Oswego Buccaneer Boosters have planned its biggest and most exciting “BucFest” yet, to celebrate Homecoming 2013 and kick off the Buccaneers’ varsity home football game against Fulton High School.

Bayshore Grove has partnered with the Buc Boosters for BucFest 2013 as a sponsor. BucFest is planned for September 28 in Oswego. Shown recently in Oswego are from left: Lu Collins-Buc Booster, George Broadwell Jr. general manager of Bayshore Grove, and Kathy Cummins-Buc Booster.

Bayshore Grove has partnered with the Buc Boosters for BucFest 2013 as a sponsor. BucFest is planned for September 28 in Oswego. Shown recently in Oswego are from left: Lu Collins – Buc Booster, George Broadwell Jr. general manager of Bayshore Grove, and Kathy Cummins – Buc Booster.

“BucFest” is planned for September 28, from 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., at the end of Joe Wilber Field (rain location OHS gyms).

It will follow the Homecoming Parade which starts at 10 a.m. on West First Street across from The Climbing Wall and ends at the football field on Buccaneer Boulevard.

Immediately following BucFest will be the homecoming game against the Fulton Red Raiders with kickoff at 2 p.m.

The cost of the sixth annual event is $2 and most of the attractions are free.

Every “BucFest” visitor will receive free snacks donated by Frito Lay and free blue or white “Buc Beads” as they enter.

PathFinder Bank has partnered with the Buc Boosters for BucFest 2013 as a sponsor.  Shown recently in Oswego are from left: Lu Collins - Buc Booster, Susan Cahill - Asst. VP and Branch Manager of PathFinder Bank, Sara Merritt -CSR Pathfinder Bank, Kathy Cummins -Buc Booster.

PathFinder Bank has partnered with the Buc Boosters for BucFest 2013 as a sponsor. Shown recently in Oswego are from left: Lu Collins – Buc Booster, Susan Cahill – Asst. VP and Branch Manager of PathFinder Bank, Sara Merritt -CSR Pathfinder Bank, Kathy Cummins -Buc Booster.

This year, for the first time, “Games on a Roll” has been added to the festivities.

It is a bus full of many different video games that kids can climb aboard and play.

“Each year we try to add new attractions and activities that will entertain and boost school spirit with the students, faculty and community,” said BucFest committee chair Judy Queale-Dunsmoor. “We have a lot to be proud of as Buccaneers and there will be something for everyone at this year’s BucFest.”

The official “BucFest 2013” T-shirt, sporting a unique new design this year will also be on sale during BucFest, with a limited number of shirts available.

Warner Physical Therapy has partnered with the Buc Boosters for BucFest 2013 as a sponsor.. Shown recently in Oswego are from left: Kathy Cummins - Buc Booster, Brian Warner - owner Warner Physical Therapy, Judy Queale-Dunsmoor -president Buc Booster

Warner Physical Therapy has partnered with the Buc Boosters for BucFest 2013 as a sponsor.. Shown recently in Oswego are from left: Kathy Cummins – Buc Booster, Brian Warner – owner Warner Physical Therapy, Judy Queale-Dunsmoor -president Buc Booster

It includes both the Oswego and Fulton logos.

In true Buc Spirit, you will be able to get your hair and nails colored in “Buc Blue” as well as make a stop at the face-painting booth.

Digital Sound Entertainment, featuring “Marty the One Man Party” from 93Q, will provide music for this year’s event.

One of the most popular activities every year is the “dunk booth” where students attempt to soak their teachers or coaches.

The exciting side-winder amusement ride will be back, as will a digital photo booth where kids can print out photos of themselves with their friends.

Attendees can play on a variety of inflatables from the Velcro Wall to the Dual Lap Obstacle Course sponsored by Pathfinder Bank.

NBT Bank has partnered with the Buc Boosters for BucFest 2013 as a sponsor. BucFest is planned for September 28 in Oswego. Shown recently at NBT Bank in Oswego are from left: Crystal Dudley-Buc Booster, Barbara Bateman-VP and Branch Manager at NBT Bank of Oswego, Kris Armstrong-Buc Booster.

NBT Bank has partnered with the Buc Boosters for BucFest 2013 as a sponsor. Shown recently at NBT Bank in Oswego are from left: Crystal Dudley – Buc Booster, Barbara Bateman – VP and branch manager at NBT Bank of Oswego, Kris Armstrong – Buc Booster.

They can decorate a pumpkin or make candy leis to take home with them.

Danny Oostdyk from G&G Reptiles will be on hand with a variety of reptiles to see and touch.

Some games will offer prizes donated by Fajita Grill and other local businesses.

Children can get their photos taken with New York Bold’s “Chef Bold” or the “Oswego Buccaneer.”

This year’s menu includes fried dough, cotton candy, snow cones, candy and caramel apples, hot dogs and pizza, pulled pork and chili brought to you by the football boosters, Barlow’s Concessions, Kings Concession, Gibby O’Connor’s Irish Pub and Mark’s Pizzeria.

RJ Caruso Tax and Accounting has partnered with the Buc Boosters for BucFest 2013 as a sponsor. Shown recently in Oswego are from left: Lu Collins - Buc Booster, Kathy Cummins - Buc Booster, Judy Queale-Dunsmoor - president Buc Booster

RJ Caruso Tax and Accounting has partnered with the Buc Boosters for BucFest 2013 as a sponsor. Shown recently in Oswego are from left: Lu Collins – Buc Booster, Kathy Cummins – Buc Booster, Judy Queale-Dunsmoor – president Buc Booster

In addition to the festival, the Buccaneer Boosters are promoting a “Buccaneer Blue Week” throughout Oswego from September 21 – 28.

The Boosters will give a prize to the business owner and the homeowner who does the best job decorating for “Buccaneer Blue Week.”

Photos for consideration should be postmarked by October 5 and sent to attn: BucFest, PO Box 5310, Oswego, NY 13126.

The Buc Boosters hope that the entire Oswego community will come out to watch the  Homecoming Parade and enjoy BucFest activities before cheering on the Buccaneer football team in their Homecoming contest.

GS Steamers has partnered with the Buc Boosters for BucFest 2013 as a sponsor. BucFest is planned for September 28 in Oswego. Shown recently in Oswego are from left: Kathy Collins-Buc Booster, George Broadwell Jr.-GS Steamers, Lu Collins-Buc Booster

GS Steamers has partnered with the Buc Boosters for BucFest 2013 as a sponsor. BucFest is planned for September 28 in Oswego. Shown recently in Oswego are from left: Kathy Collins-Buc Booster, George Broadwell Jr.-GS Steamers, Lu Collins-Buc Booster

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