The Town of Wilson is celebrating its 200th anniversary this year with a number of public events.
The Wilson Historical Society will present a Bicentennial Softball Game on June 9, followed by a Wilson Sail Past/Parade of Boats and Fleet Review June 16. It will present a Bicentennial Ice Cream Social and Regatta July 14; a Fishing Derby July 21; and a Remembering Lake Island event July 28.
The society is planning a Bicentennial Closing Ceremony and Dinner Oct. 20.
It will begin its schedule of celebratory events with a sold-out kickoff dinner Saturday at the newly remodeled Wilson House Restaurant.
Visit: https://wilson200.weebly.com for a list of community events for the year.