66th Annual Edgerton Dutch Festival
Friday, July 10 & Saturday, July 11
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an exciting weekend of events!
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Plans are still underway, but here's what you can look forward to so far:
5:00pm - ECES FOODSTAND
Located at the City Park in the north shelter. Menu choices coming soon.
5:00-7:00pm - LOCAL TALENT SHOW
5:00-8:00pm - CRUISE-IN CAR SHOW
Have a car, truck, tractor, semi, motorcycle or anything else with wheels that you would like to show off? Bring it on down to the Cruise-In on Mill Street near the City Park. There is no entry fee, and the event is free to the public. There will be a food stand, beer garden and DJ on site.
8:00pm - JOHNNY HOLM BAND
Surrounding himself with the finest musicians in the Midwest, Johnny and his band masquerade as a rock and roll band. Mostly impromptu, the show moves along with the speed of lightening. The show is dedicated to the fans, and they do most of the entertaining. "Be hip most of your life, but once in a while let down and get HOLM FEVER"! Ticket information coming soon.
6:00am-10:00am - PANCAKE BREAKFAST
Sponsored by the Edgerton Volunteer Ambulance Association and Fire Departments. Pancakes, sausage, juice, milk and coffee available. The breakfast will be served at the Emergency Services building on Mill Street.
7:00am - DUTCH FUN RUN
Sponsored by the Edgerton Chamber of Commerce; includes a 5k-walk, a 5k-run and a 10k-run. Starts on the corner of Main and Howard Streets by the DeBoer Chevrolet car lot. You must be registered by June 30 to receive a t-shirt or door prize, but you may register up until the race begins. Registration that morning begins at 7:00am; race begins at 7:30am. Please register online at http://www.allsportcentral.com/EventInfo.cfm?EventID=61414.
9:00am - KIDS PEDAL TRACTOR PULL
Takes place at the City Park. Ages 4-11 will complete for trophies. All area children are welcome to participate (tractors will be provided).
12:00-6:00pm - 3rd ANNUAL BEAN BAG TOURNAMENT
more details coming soon
1:00-6:00pm - INFLATABLES
at the City Park; unlimited participation for $10/kid!
2:00-5:00pm - MUSIC IN THE PARK
Singer Gloria Jean will be performing "tribute" music by Patsy Cline, Tammy Wynette and Loretta Lynn.
3:00-5:00pm - FIREMANS CHALLENGE
New to the activities this year! More details coming soon.
7:00pm - PARADE
Big bands, home-made neighborhood floats and antiques make this one of the best parades in the area! This year's theme of "NIGHT AT THE MOVIES" will be sure to inspire creative thinking! The parade route begins on the west end of Elizabeth Street (by Southwest MN Christian HS), heads east on Elizabeth then south on Main Street.
8:30pm - DIRT KICKIN' WICKED GOOD BULL RIDING
Always a popular event at our festival! Taking place at the City Park. Ticket details coming soon.
10:30pm - FIREWORKS
following the Bull Riding event at the City Park
7:00pm - WORSHIP SERVICE
Community worship service at the City park; rain/bad weather location is First Christian Reformed Church.
MORE DETAILS COMING SOON!!
Interested in being involved in our event? You can reach our Dutch Festival committee at firstname.lastname@example.org.