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Inyo Supervisor Jeff Griffiths showing his moves on the floor as giant fruitcake threatens to crush other dancers

‘Tis the Season – for the Internationally Acclaimed Fruitcake Festival!

Press release The 14th Internationally Acclaimed, Annual Fruitcake Festival formally roots a return to normalcy this December. On Saturday, the 15th of December, the gathering for all things Fruitcake will take place at the American Legion Hall of the Inyo County Seat Independence, California. The theme this year is a gloriously celebratory ‘When You Wish […]

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Alas, just a Yuletide Gathering in Independence

Press release Independence’s traditional and Internationally Acclaimed Fruitcake Festival is postponed until 2017, and in it its place the town Is having a Community Yuletide Gathering, 6pm, Saturday December 10th at the American Legion Hall in beautiful and historic, downtown Independence. Living up to its reputation as the Poltuck Capitol of Eastern California (maybe the […]

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Peace, love and fruitcake

SEVENTH INTERNATIONALLY ACCLAIMED INDEPENDENCE FRUITCAKE FESTIVAL Find those old bell bottoms because it is back to the sixties for this year’s Fruitcake Festival.  Start practicing your dance moves, warm up your vocal cords, or lip synch to your favorite songs from the “Summer of Love”.  Coming to Independence on December 10th is the latest incarnation […]

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