Falls Creek 100th Anniversary Celebration
“Celebrating a Legacy of Faith”
Frequently Asked Questions
I love Falls Creek, and I want to be part of the Falls Creek 100th Celebration events and festivities. What all is available?
Throughout 2017, Falls Creek will be emphasizing its 100th anniversary. On Labor Day weekend (Sept. 2-3) at Falls Creek, a major celebration is taking place. On Saturday evening, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m., there will be a Night of Praise concert, featuring an assortment of musical artists. On Sunday evening, from 6 to 8 p.m., a Homecoming Service will take place.
Who can attend, and do I need to buy a ticket?
Anyone who loves Falls Creek is encouraged to attend the events and bring friends, family and guests. Sunday evening’s Homecoming Service does not require a ticket or reservation. The Night of Praise event on Saturday evening does require a ticket. Tickets for the Night of Praise are $5 and go on sale in April. See www.fallscreek.org/100 for details.
What all is happening at the Saturday evening, Sept. 2, Night of Praise concert?
The Night of Praise concert event will take place, featuring musical guests Charlie Hall, Jami Smith, Matt Roberson, Cody Dunbar and others, along with guests The Skit Guys. The Night of Praise is a modern Falls Creek worship experience.
What all is happening at the Sunday evening, Sept. 3, Homecoming Service?
The Homecoming Service will present a classic Falls Creek worship service, with a Falls Creek Centennial Reunion Choir and musical guest Bill Green. The sermon will be delivered by Anthony L. Jordan, BGCO executive director-treasurer, and special video highlights from 100 years of Falls Creek will be shown.
I heard there is a Falls Creek Centennial Choir on Sunday evening. How can I be part of that?
BGCO Worship and Music Specialist Randy Lind is leading the Falls Creek Centennial Choir. You must attend at least one of three rehearsals prior to the Sept. 3 event. Registration and rehearsal information is at www.bgcoworship.org/falls-creek-centennial-choir
Can I attend both the Saturday and Sunday evening events?
If I attend both events, where can I stay at Falls Creek?
The BGCO Conference Center hotel-style lodging at Falls Creek is sold out for this weekend. Guests may choose to stay in their respective cabins overnight, with reservations being handled directly through the churches. Overnight fees will not be charged, but guests will need to provide their own meals if they choose this option.
I plan to go only to the Saturday evening event. What time can I arrive?
The Falls Creek campgrounds will be open beginning at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 2.
I plan to go only to the Sunday evening event. What time can I arrive?
The Falls Creek campgrounds will be open beginning at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 3.
Will there be food or concessions?
Throughout the weekend, concessions will be on sale at Falls Creek.
Will there be merchandise I can purchase?
Yes. The Falls Creek gift shop and other points of sale will be open where visitors can purchase merchandise, including 100th Anniversary commemorative items.
Where do I park when I arrive at Falls Creek?
to download a PDF map of parking areas.