Blue Grass Homecoming Days June 7th and 8th, 2019
Activities and Entertainment Schedule – 2019
Gazebo/Stage Sponsor: Brus Construction, LLC
Friday Night: Lynn Allen = Classic Rock Band
Sponsored by = Aleris
Saturday Afternoon: Nuclear Plowboys = Variety of country, rock and pretty much anything fun
Sponsored by = Delf’s Landscape and Irrigation
Saturday Night: Cody Road = Red Dirt Country Band
Sponsored by = Blue Grass Veterinary Hospital
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 Bank5:00 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