(Switzerland County, Ind.) – There was no website to celebrate Vevay and Switzerland County’s founding in 1813, but there is an online presence for the town and county’s bicentennial in 2013.
The Vevay-Switzerland County Bicentennial committee has announced a new website, www.vevaybicentennial.org. According to the committee, the site consists of events and pertinent information surrounding the activities leading up to and including the official bicentennial celebration in October. Volunteer and donation opportunities for the bicentennial events are also listed.
Web visitors can enjoy photos of Vevay and Switzerland County from years gone by.
Folks who want to keep up with the bicentennial happenings via social media can become a fan on Facebook, https://www.facebook.com/groups/Vevay200, or Twitter, @VVSwitz200th.
The official bicentennial celebration is scheduled for October 4-23, 2013 with various events at several locations throughout the county.
The Vevay and Switzerland County bicentennial theme: “Pride in our past, promise in our future.”