Wednesday, December 31, 2008

what am i talkin about

Florida

* Brooksville, Florida - a tangerine
* Key West, Florida - a conch shell
* Miami, Florida - an orange
* Orlando, Florida - an orange

Georgia

* Atlanta, Georgia - an 8' tall and 8' wide, over 800-pound peach . The Peach Drop is the largest event of its type in the southeastern United States, and one of the largest in the country.
* Tallapoosa, Georgia - an opossum
* McDonough, Georgia - Nugget Drop at Truett's Grill
* Ty Ty, Georgia - a Peanut

Indiana

* Kokomo, Indiana - Aluminum 70-Pound Ball with 34,000 lights
* Terre Haute, Indiana - A watermelon

Maine

* Bangor, Maine - a beach ball decorated with lights
* Eastport, Maine - a sardine

Maryland

* Easton, Maryland - a crab
* Havre de Grace, Maryland - a wooden duck
* Ocean City, Maryland - a beach ball

Michigan

* Grand Rapids, Michigan - a ball
* Marquette, Michigan - a ball


New York

* Buffalo, New York - a lighted ball and, at one time, a Ford Edge automobile . It is officially named, is advertised to be the second-largest in the country, with 40,000 in attendance annually.


the list goes on ..... and what is the largest in the country?

5 comments:

MaVeRicK said...

New Year welcome gatherings and celebrations. Largest- NYC Times Square Crystal Ball?

RR said...

is it the big ball on Times Square?
al ways of celebrating NewYears?

RR said...

damn it.. bleddy

MaVeRicK said...

ROTFL, if the answer is right.. :D :D

the_ghost_of_christmas_past said...

yeah both are right. almost all the major cities in the USA drop something at midnight on new years eve...

Happy new year to you all!! :D