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HP 150 Celebration

Planning has begun for the City of Highland Park's Sesquicentennial Celebration. The City will reach this 150-year milestone in 2019.

Updated150Submission FINAL LOGOSesquicentennial Planning Meeting Agenda - January 18, 2018
Sesquicentennial Planning Meeting Agenda - March 15, 2017

HP 150 Committees

  • Architecture
  • Art
  • Commemorative Book
  • Business
  • Fundaising
  • History & Archives
  • Communications/Film
  • Service Projects
  • The Big Bash

To Join a Committee Please Complete the Online Application

Logo Contest Winner

With a blind vote on more than 20 entiries, the HP 150 Committee also selected the official commemorative logo to brand all sesquicentennial events. The winning design by Alison Galston incorporates the official city seal. It may also be used as the 2019 vehicle sticker and on merchandise and promotional items associated with the celebrations.

HP150 Idea Summit
The City hosted a two-day idea summit on May 10 and May 16 open to the public to generate ideas on how to celebrate Highland Park's sesquiennial. The ideas generated at the summit have been compiled and will be shared with the City Council and Steering Committee as the plans for the anniversary celebration develop.