2018 Party in the Park
CELEBRATING COMMUNITY VOLUNTEERS
June 21, 22 & 23
Parades * Face Painting * Carnival Games * Prizes * Inflatables * Supe Sized Games * Petting Zoo * Kids Crafts * Dunk Tank * Bingo * Sports Competitions * RU Racing * Spectacular Fireworks
Thursday, June 21 - Courthouse Lawn
5:00 PM - FSB Community Picnic: free hot dogs, chips, & drinks at Farmers Savings Bank & Trust
5:00 PM - Farmers Market: downtown on 1st Ave
6:30 PM - Kiddie Parade: line up at FSB&T, kids 5th grade & under are invited to dress up like a volunteer or someone who inspires you, decorate bikes, strollers or wagons and join the fun
6:30 PM - Activities: face painting, carnival games, prizes & inflatables
6:30 PM - DJ Tunes: enjoy a mix of today's hits and the classics for all ages
6:30 PM - RU Racing: here's your chance to drive a race car like the big boys
6:30 PM - Ginger the Clown: lots of fun and lots of smiles with balloon creations to boot
7:00 PM - Magic Herman
7:45 PM - Kids Street Dance Party: dance along with the Be the Change REFIT group!
Friday, June 22 - Riverside Park
6:00 PM - Party in Pink 5K Walk/Run: sponsored by survivors of Benton County & VGH, all proceeds of the 5K benefit GIFTS of HOPE, a program created to provide mammograms to women who cannot afford them, registrations accepted up to race time, register online: bit.ly/partyinpink2018
7:00 PM - Activities: super sized games like Jenga & Connect Four, food booths, games, activities, prizes & rides
7:00 PM - Live Music! "Plastic Relations", this pop, rock, blues cover band from Iowa City will be providing a night of lighthearted fun as they recycle all of your favorite good-vibe, jukebox music from the 60's to now!
Dark - Spectacular Fireworks! by Bar Y Pyros, the show will start at approx. 9:45 PM
Saturday, June 23 - Riverside Park
11:00 AM-3:00 PM - FFA Petting Zoo & Pony Rides
Noon-3:00 PM - Kids Crafts
Noon-4:30 PM, 6:30-8:00 PM - H&H Inflatables
Noon-4:00 PM - Dunk Tank
1:00-3:00 PM - Free Bingo
1:00-4:00 PM- Ginger the Clown & RU Racing
Noon - Be the Change REFIT Demo
12:30 PM - Joan Cooling Dancers
1:15 PM - Davia Herger
2:00 PM - Pizza Hut Pizza Eating Contest
2:10 PM - Joan Cooling Dancers
3:00 PM - Sam Thompson
5:30 PM - Parade: "Celebrating our Vinton Volunteers", Line up will begin at the Benton County Fairgrounds at 4:30 PM. The parade will start at the Fairgrounds and continue north down 2nd Ave, turn west on 6th, continue three blocks and turn north on B Ave, continue to 4th St and will turn going east. Parade is held rain or shine.
7:00 PM - Community Band: local musicians treat us to some big band sounds!
7:25 PM - National Anthem, Announcements & Presentations
7:45 PM - Live Music! "Twice on Sunday", one of Kansas City's premier cover bands loves a party! Their super high-energy performance will be bringing Vinton its clever blend of music from today mashed with iconic tunes from decades past!
Dark - Spectacular Fireworks! by Bar Y Pryos, these fireworks are legendary and the largest in this area! The show will start around 9:45 PM. In the event of rain, fireworks will be held Sunday, June 24.