Activities and Entertainment Schedule



Welcome to BG Days

Blue Grass Homecoming Days June 7th and 8th, 2019

Activities and Entertainment Schedule – 2019

Gazebo/Stage Sponsor:  Brus Construction, LLC

**2019 Bands**

Friday Night:  Lynn Allen = Classic Rock Band

https://www.facebook.com/Lynn-Allen-101311098733/

Sponsored by = Aleris

Saturday Afternoon:  Nuclear Plowboys = Variety of country, rock and pretty much anything fun

https://www.facebook.com/NuclearPlowboys/

Sponsored by = Delf’s Landscape and Irrigation

 Saturday Night:  Cody Road = Red Dirt Country Band 

https://www.facebook.com/CodyRoadBand/

Sponsored by = Blue Grass Veterinary Hospital

 **2019 Schedule**

Thursday,  June 6th

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm:  Race packet pick up

Friday, June 7th

Park preparation for Blue Grass Homecoming Days Volunteers needed on Friday June 7th at 10:00 am. Please come and help.

5:00 pm – 11:00 pm:  Fun Zone for Kids - Sponsored by = Blue Grass Savings Bank

5:00 pm – 11:00 pm:  East Food Court – Sponsored by = International Union of Operating                                                  Engineers, Local 150                                                                                                                                        West Food Court – Sponsored by = Mayne Street Pub-N-Grub

5:00 pm – 12:00 am:  Beverage Pavilion – Sponsored by Rich Metals Co. 

6:00 pm:  1 Mile Fun Run – Sponsored by – Davenport Electric Contract Co. (DECCO) Contact Brinson or Donna Kinzer at 563-381-7686  Awards following 5K Run/Walk inside Blue Grass Community Club, 232 E. Orphed St.

7:00 pm:  5K Run/Walk - Sponsored by – Davenport Electric Contract Co. (DECCO) =  Contact Brinson or Donna Kinzer at 563-381-7686.  Awards following inside Blue Grass Community Club, 232 E. Orphed St. 

7:30 pm – 11:30 pm:  Band - Lynn Allen = Sponsored by = Aleris

8:00 pm:  **Opening Ceremonies** - Gazebo/Stage Sponsored by =  Brus Construction, LLC        with Mayor Larry Guy and the American Legion

Saturday, June 8TH

8:00 am:  Parade sign up at Rich Metals Co., 325 W. Mayne Street

10:00 am:  Parade – Sponsored by = The Corner Grill (Small town, big parade!) “Cartoon Mania”  down Mississippi Street.  Let your imagination run wild!  Contact Kathy and Joe Scherer at 563-381-5096

10:00 am – 11:00 pm:  Fun Zone for Kids – Sponsored by = Blue Grass Savings Bank

10:00 am – 11:00 pm:  East Food Court – Sponsored by = International Union of Operating                                                   Engineers, Local 150                                                                                                                                      West Food Court – Sponsored by = Mayne Street Pub-N-Grub

11:00 am – 12:00 am:  Beverage Pavilion – Sponsored by = Rich Metals Co.

12:00 pm:  Blue Grass Fire Department Water Fights, 120 E. Orphed St.  Immediately following are Junior Firefighter Water Fights – Sponsored by = Balance & Motion Wellness Clinic, LLC Cyndi Howard, DC  

12:45 pm:  Parade Award Presentation located at Gazebo/Stage.  Awards for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place

1:00 pm:  At large pavilion, drop-off time for Pie Baking Contest – “Strawberry Rhubarb Pie” – Sponsored by = TBA; 2019 Pie Contest flyer available inside Blue Grass Savings Bank or download flyer here STRAWBERRY RHUBARB PIE BAKING CONTEST  Contact Kim at 563-349-8450.    

1:00 pm – 5:00 pm:  Band – Nuclear Plowboys – Sponsored by = Delf’s Landscape and Irrigation

2:00 pm:  Registration for Horseshoes Tournament – Sponsored by = Blue Grass Automotive  Behind old fire station; $20 per team. Contact Pat & Andrea 785-341-6741

2:30 pm:  Horseshoes Tournament – Sponsored by = Blue Grass Automotive                                                      1st Place = $100, 2nd Place = $75 and 3rd Place = $50

5:15 pm:  Pie Auction - Sponsored by = TBA  Live Pie Auction at Center Stage.

6:00 pm:   Entertainment - Pie-In-The-Face” auction volunteers to be announced  

7:30 pm – 11:30 pm: Band - Cody Road – Sponsored by = Blue Grass Veterinary Hospital

9:15 pm:  J & M Displays, Inc. At dusk, a stunning fireworks display is showcased in the eastern sky