Activities and Entertainment Schedule



Welcome to BG Days

Blue Grass Homecoming Days June 1st, 2nd and 3rd, 2018

Activities and Entertainment Schedule- 2017

Entertainment (Stage) Sponsor:  Rich Metals Company 

Sound Sponsor:  QC by Request     

**2017 Bands = TBA**

Friday Night: Remedy

Sponsored by = TBA

Saturday Afternoon: Lucky Man 

Sponsored by = SSAB & Uncle Harley’s Bar & Grill

 Saturday Night: North of 40

Sponsored by = Blue Grass Veterinary Hospital

 **2017 Schedule**

 Thursday, June 1st

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

6:00 pm – 10:00 pm:  Sweet Fun Carnival, Inc. (wristband night)- Sponsored by = Blue Grass Community Club

Friday, June 2nd

10:00 am:  Blue Grass Days Volunteers needed for Blue Grass Community Club Park preparation.  Please come and help us make Blue Grass Homecoming Days a success!

5:00 pm:  Registration for Horseshoes Tournament - Sponsored by = Blue Grass Automotive & Uncle Harleys Located behind old fire station; $20 per team. Contact Lou and Anita at            563-381-1681

6:00 pm:  Horseshoes Tournament – Sponsored by = Blue Grass Automotive & Uncle Harley’s   1st Place = $100, 2nd Place = $75 and 3rd Place = $50

6:00 pm – 11:00 pm:  Craft Fair and Food Court – Sponsored by = Continental Cement & Southeast National Bank

6:00 pm – 12:00 am:  Beverage Pavilion – Sponsored by = Brus Construction, LLC 

6:00 pm – 12:00 am:  Sweet Fun Carnival, Inc. - Sponsored by = Blue Grass Community Club

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 – Remedy = Sponsored by = TBA 

8:00 pm:  **Opening Ceremonies** - Center Stage Sponsored by = Rich Metals Company 

Saturday, June 3rd

6:30 am – 10:00 am:  Breakfast – Blue Grass American Legion, 106 S. Juniata St.

12:00 pm – 11:00 pm:  Craft Fair and Food Court – Sponsored by = Continental Cement & Southeast National Bank 

12:00 pm – 12:00 am:  Beverage Pavilion – Sponsored by = Brus Construction, LLC 

12:00 pm – 12:00 am:  Sweet Fun Carnival, LLC – Sponsored by = Blue Grass Community Club

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

1:00 pm:  At large pavilion, drop-off time for Pie Baking Auction – Sponsored by = TBA; “Peach Pie Contest” Contact Anna at 563-676-8781.  Click here to view flyer:  2017 Peach Pie Contest or pick up a flyer inside Blue Grass Savings Bank.  

1:00 pm:  Registration for Corn Hole Bags Tournament – Sponsored by = Midwest Property Holdings, LLC.  Located East side of pavilion; $40 per team.  1st place = $300, 2nd place = $250, 3rd place = $200, 4th place = $150 and 5th place = $100. Contact Lou & Anita at 563-381-1681

1:00 pm – 4:00 pm:  Lucky Man Band – Sponsored by = SSAB & Uncle Harley’s Bar & Grill 

2:00 pm:  Corn Hole Bags Tournament – Sponsored by = Midwest Property Holdings, LLC

7:00 pm:  Pie Baking Contest - Sponsored by = TBA  Live Pie Auction at Center Stage.  

7:30 pm – 11:30 pm: North of 40 Band – Sponsored by = Blue Grass Veterinary Hospital

8:00 pm:  This activity has been cancelled Hot Dog Eating Contest – Sponsored by = Wild Life Furever Taxidermy = Center Stage. Must be 18 years or older; let’s see how many you can do!  Contact Joe Scherer 563-468-7128

9:15 pm J & M Displays, Inc. Fireworks - Sponsored by = Blue Grass Savings Bank At dusk, a stunning fireworks display is showcased in the eastern sky

Sunday, June 4th

1:00 pm – Close:  Sweet Fun Carnival, LLC (wristband day) – Sponsored by = Blue Grass Community Club

1:00 pm – Close:  Craft Fair and Food Court – Sponsored by = Continental Cement and Southeast National Bank

1:00 pm – Close:  Beverage Pavilion – Sponsored by = Brus Construction, LLC 

1:00 pm:  Parade – Sponsored by = The Corner Grill (Small town, big parade!) “Your Favorite TV Show”  Mississippi Street.   Contact Kathy and Joe Scherer at 563-381-5096

3:00 pm:  Parade Award presentation Center Stage.  Awards for 1st, 2nd and 3rd Places

3:10 pm:  Entertainment - Pie-In-The-Face Auction = Bid on who you want to throw a pie in the face; highest bid for each Pie-In-The-Face participant gets this opportunity.  “Pie-In-The-Face” volunteers TBA.  

Immediately following “Pie-In-The-Face Auction  Raffle Drawings – Sponsored by = Philip R. Bayne, D.D.S.  You may purchase tickets prior to Blue Grass Homecoming Days from any 8th Grade Washington DC Trip student and various Blue Grass Community Club Members.  Tickets available at the pavilion throughout Blue Grass Homecoming Days.