THURSDAY, JUNE 20, 5 PM TO 8:30 PM
5 PM - FARMERS SAVINGS BANK & TRUST Community Picnic: Free hots dogs, chips & drinks served from the bank’s parking lot (401 B Ave)
5 PM - FARMERS MARKET downtown on 1st Ave (Courthouse Block)
6:30 PM - KIDDIE PARADE: Let your imagination be your guide and dress up like your favorite character from days-gone-by. Decorate your bike, your stroller or your wagon. Kids in 5th grade and under are invited to participate and join the fun! (Line-up is at Farmers Savings Bank & Trust)
ACTIVITIES - Face painting, Balloon Creations, Carnival Games, Prizes & Inflatables on the Courthouse Lawn.
6:30 PM - TYLER SEAN ENTERTAINMENT will be our DJ and Emcee for the evening! Enjoy a mix of today’s hits mixed with some classics for all ages!
6:30 PM - BE THE CHANGE GROUP FITNESS: Let’s dance! These ladies will keep the party going with their high energy dance moves!
6:30 PM - RU RACING: Swing the door open and climb into the cockpit! This racing simulator has high definition graphics, surround sound, and wind and smoke machines that make you feel like you are on the track.
7 PM - THE MAGIC OF TIM STOLBA: Don’t miss this family friendly magic show! Tim’s fascination with magic began at the young age of 5. Today he is one of the Midwest’s leading comedy magicians and has been delighting audiences for over three decades.
FRIDAY, JUNE 21, 6 PM TO 10 PM
6 PM - PARTY IN PINK 5K WALK/RUN: Hosted by: Survivors of Benton County & Virginia Gay Hospital. All proceeds from the race benefit GIFTS OF HOPE, a program created to provide mammograms to women who cannot afford them. Registrations accepted up to race time.
7 PM - STAMPEDE: Stampede is an energetic band armed to perform a large variety of music from country to classic rock, pop, and much more! Many may recognize, Vinton’s own Gabe Schmidt on bass guitar and vocals!
ACTIVITIES - 4G AXE - Axe Throwing, Super Sized Games: Jenga, Connect Four, Food booths, Games, Prizes & Tractor/Wagon Rides
DARK - SPECTACULAR FIREWORKS! by BAR Y PYROS
SATURDAY, JUNE 22, 11 AM TO 10 PM
11 AM-3 PM: FFA Petting Zoo and Pony Rides
11 AM-4 PM: Happy Time STEM Tent
NOON-3 PM: Kid’s Crafts
NOON-4 PM: Dunk Tank
NOON-4:30 PM: H&H Inflatables
1-3 PM: Free BINGO, in Hummel Shelter
1-4 PM: RU Racing and 4G AXE: Axe Throwing
NOON: Miss Sesquicentennial informal question/answer session
12:30 PM: Joan Cooling Dancers
1:15 PM: Gabe Schmidt
2 PM: Pizza Hut Pizza Eating Contest
3 PM: Alyssa Schlict
4 PM: Dedication of Riverside Playground & Time Capsule Ceremony
6:45 PM: Community Band
7:20 PM: National Anthem
7:30 PM: Announcements & Presentations
7:45 PM: CJ Ryder & the Pastmasters
DARK: FIREWORKS EXTRAVAGANZA! by BAR Y PYROS
CY RYDER AND THE PASTMASTERS: 100% Dance Music! The Legendary CJ Ryder is once again touring and doing Rock and Roll only the way someone who has been there and done it can. His Number one hit in 1956 “My Summer Love” is a classic and inspired some of the biggest stars of the 50’s-60’s Rockability and Pop Dance Music Genre!