Wistaria Festival to Continue Tradition of Special Postmark

Special 2011 Wistaria Postmark Cancellation

The Sierra Madre Chamber of  Commerce and the U.S. Postal Service announce a special postmark cancellation to celebrate the Sierra Madre Wistaria Festival. 

This special postmark will be available at:

Event:      The Sierra Madre Wistaria  Festival,

Date:        Sunday, March 20, 2011

Hours:      Open 11 A.M. to 3 P.M. 

Location:  The Wistaria Festival Postal Station at Kersting Court in Sierra Madre, located at Sierra Madre Boulevard and Baldwin Avenue. 

Bring postcards or letters and mail them from this special event post office and your friends will be surprised when they receive mail with this extraordinary postmark. 

This postal cancellation has been announced and printed in the U. S. Postal Bulletin which is distributed worldwide.  To accommodate collectors from out of the area, the Sierra Madre Post Office will cancel postcards and letters upon request with the Wistaria Cancellation for 30 days after the event.  To postmark a letter after the event go to Sierra Madre Post Office and request the Wistaria Postmark on your mail.

For more information contact:

The Sierra Madre Chamber of Commerce 

Phone: (626) 355-5111

E-mail:    Info@sierramadrechamber.com

U.S. Post Office Sierra Madre, California   91024