The first ever Founders’ Day in Auburn was in 2009 and had Sarah Palin, former Governor of Alaska, make an appearance.
In 2010 actress Sigourney Weaver was present for the event.
Chuck Mason, Auburn City Clerk, said it’s hard to get big names to come the event, as well as expensive.
Big names are unlikely for the event this year.Want the latest headlines in your inbox each morning? Click here to sign up for our Morning Edition and Sunday Insight newsletters. They are dedicated to keeping you in the know. You can also download the FingerLakes1.com App for Android (All Android Devices) or iOS (iPhone, iPad)