HELD 1ST FULL WEEKEND IN AUGUST EACH YEAR
AUG. 3,4,5, 2018
THE FOLLOWING WAS A LIST OF THE 2017 ACTIVITIES...........WATCH FOR UPDATES
FRIDAY AUG. 4th
4:00- 9:00 pm PETTING ZOO at John and MaryBeth Lindaman Home (201 Main St)
Admission is Freewill Offering
5:00pm WALK/RUN registration at Community Center
5:30 pm 5k WALK/RUN entry $5.00 (Proceeds to Park fund)
6:00 pm CHILDREN'S BIKE PARADE starts at Township Hall Parking area - Route down Main Street to the Petting Zoo. Free- decorate your bikes for a fun parade!!
7:00 pm TOY HORSE BARREL & FLAG RACES at City Park Shelter house- ages 2 to 4 and 5-7
HORSES WILL BE PROVIDED
Sponsored by Erger Farms and Brandon Trailblazers
7:00 pm BIG BALL TOURNAMENT- (5 men/women team AGES 16 & over)
Contact Blake @ 319-939-4010 $50 Entry per team
7:00 pm BAGS TOURNEY- $10 entry per person-draw for partners-
Contact Jeremy @ 319-981-0878
9 pm -12am DANCE at PHAT'S PUB & GRUB- Beer Garden & Food Stand
SATURDAY AUG. 5TH
GOING ON ALL DAY
FOOD STAND, PIE & ICECREAM BY BRANDON METHODIST WOMEN, BIG BALL TOURNY
8:00 am- 9:30 am BREAKFAST BURRITO BOOTH FUNDRAISER-Corner of Wilson and Main
8:00 am BIG BALL TOURNEY continues
10th ANNUAL TRACTORCADE -$25 Entry Fee: Tractors line up at Community Center at 9 am and will be in the parade. Route is approx. 60 miles & will return to Community Center for dinner.
Lunch for sale during route. Contact Judy@ 319-474-2361
SATURDAY AUG. 5TH
9:00 am LINE UP for PARADE begins at North Street (Entries will be judged @ 9:45)
10:00 am PARADE- "Mardi Gras"- contact Tally @ 319-474-2137
featuring the Independence High School Marching Band
11:00-1:00 pm ARCHERY CONTEST at Community Center lower parking area
School age to Adult - must be able to operate a 10# or 20 # Genesis bow.
For TRICK SHOT CONTEST- bring your own bow!!
$2.00 Fee for Kids and Teens and $5.00 Adults
12:00 - 3:00 pm DANNY WHITSON - Acoustic Guitarist
12:00 pm HORSESHOE TOURNAMENT- Adults only please- signup at park by 11:45 am
11:00 am- 3 pm INFLATABLES AT THE PARK- Kids can purchase wrist band for unlimited use.
1:30- 4:00 pm FACEPAINTING for children of all ages by Lizzy’s Creations Facepainting
1:30- 4:00 PM BALLOON CREATIONS for children of all ages by Mike Chapman
2:00 - 4:00 pm VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT- 6 person teams (3 have to be from Brandon) at Community Center. Call Teresa at 319-361-6561
5:00- 7:00 pm PLATE DINNER- $9.00 per plate Fish and Shrimp Dinner
7:00 pm AUCTION see auction flyers
9:00 pm- 1 am DANCE/ BEER GARDEN at PHAT ALBERTS - Music by Hard Tellin'
SUNDAY AUG. 6TH
11:30 am CAR SHOW registration at Brandon City Park- $10 includes reg. to cruise
12 noon- 3:00pm CAR SHOW at Brandon City Park
2:30 pm- CAR CRUISE REGISTRATION $10.00
3:00 pm -24th Annual CAR CRUISE on Main St.
contact Patrick @ 319-361-5957
4:00 pm- RAFFLE CASH PRIZES: $500, $300, $100 and MANY smaller prizes/ tickets $1 or 6 for $5