Rivertown Days events for Saturday, July 19
A 2014 Rivertown Days Button is required for admission to Jaycee Park events (marked with an asterisk) for individuals 12 and over on Friday & Saturday. Cost $3 in advance, $5 at the gate.
SATURDAY, JULY 19
HASTINGS RIVERTOWN DAYS INDOOR 3 ON 3 HOOPS
Sponsored by: Schoolhouse Square Businesses
Hastings High School, 200 General Sieben Drive
3 on 3 Basketball Tournament for grades 3 through 12 and Open Adult (upper High School or beyond). Three to four players per team. Entry fee: $50 per team, includes lunch and t-shirt. Check in on tournament day: *8:15 AM, rules review at 8:45 AM, games begin at 9 AM. For additional information contact Pete Zak at 651-248-5389.
*KID’S FISHING TOURNAMENTCANCELLED DUE TO HIGH WATERSponsored by Innovative Surfaces, Inc.Lake Rebecca ParkAge Categories Pre K–K, Grades 1–4 & 5-8Contact the Chamber of Commerce for registration information.
RIVERTOWN DAYS TENNIS TOURNAMENTRoadside & Senior High Tennis CourtsThree day tournament with singles and doubles events for girls, boys, women and men. See Friday listing for more information.
*DOCK DOGS NORTHERN STARS8 AM-5 PMJaycee ParkDock Dogs are bringing the sport of Dock Jumping to Hastings, featuring competition in Big Air Wave, Speed Retrieval and Extreme Vertical. For more information or to register for this event please go to www.dockdogs.com.On-Site entry fees $30 per team.
*FISHING FOR LIFE TROUT POND8 AM - 10 PMSponsors: V.F.W. Post #1210, ZWK Exteriors and Edina RealtyJaycee Park(See Friday’s Listing)
SIDEWALK SALES9 AM – 4 PMSponsor: Downtown Business AssociationDowntown Mainstreet (2nd Street East)
EAGLES ACTIVITIES1220 Vermillion StreetLadies Auxiliary Bake Sale; 9 AM; Euchre Tournament, 1 PM.Hamburger Sales: Saturday, 11 AM until gone! Eat-in only.
NORRISH OCTAGON HOUSE CRAFT BOUTIQUE9 AM – 4 PMSponsor: LCC Diversified, LLC.301 2nd St WestHand Crafted Boutique and Yard Sale
ADULT CO-RECREATIONAL KITTENBALL TOURNAMENT9 AMStart Sponsor: City of Hastings Parks & RecreationVeteran's Park Athletic ComplexOne Day Kittenball (16" softball) Tournament - double elimination. Contact Phil Vargas at (651) 480-6181 for more information.
ARTS AND CRAFTS FAIR9 AM - 5 PMSponsor: Rivertown Days CommitteeLevee Park, 300 1st Street - east side of bridge
PUBLIC WORKS MACHINERY HILL9 AM – 4 PMUnder the bridge, northern parking lot.A display of City of Hastings Public Works Equipment
*YMCA R.I.P.P.E.D. ® GROUP FITNESS CLASS9 – 9:30 AM and 11-11:30 AMJaycee Park Main StageYour chance to drop in and try out a YMCA class! The One Stop Body Shock™ is a "Plateau Proof Fitness Formula" that helps you to create continuity, consistency and challenge in each and every R.I.P.P.E.D. class. It is Plateau Proof, because each component of the workout provides a uniquely different emphasis or system response, so your body never gets accustomed to the constantly changing format.This is for all fitness levels.
PETTING ZOO10 AM- 1 PMSponsor: Schoolhouse Square Businesses909 Vermillion Street
*EXPERIENCE SHOWS ENTERTAINMENT STAGE10 AM – 6 PMJaycee Park Stage TwoBeginning at 10 AM, look for fun events like a Limbo Contest, Hula Hoop contest, Cup Cake Walk and more!We will also have musical guests Lori Goetz and Neil Peterson, and Mary Butze who will play live music that day.Visitors can also record their favorite musical story for inclusion on the My Music Matters Radio Show.A new event every half hour. Full schedule will be found at the stage, located at the south quadrant of the Rivertown Days Grounds.
RICH VALLEY RC CLUB RADIO CONTROLLED FLYING DEMONSTRATION10 AM-3 PMSponsor: Ace Trailer SalesTom Norman Field, 17698 Northfield BoulevardGas, electric and glow fuel powered miniature aircraft flown via remote control. Simulated aerial dogfights, aerobatic displays and free introductory flights for interested spectators. New this year, spectators over the age of 14 will have a chance to enter a free drawing to win one Club Membership for a year, which included insurance, Club trainer and training to learn how to fly.
*ZINGHOPPERS10 AMJaycee Park Main Stage
*RIVER VALLEY PEDAL TRACTOR PULLRegistration begins at 11 AM, Pull starts at 11:30 AMJaycee Park parking lot behind main stageThree trophies for each age group; ages 4 – 11
COLISEUM SPORTS BAR & GRILL11:30 AM – CLOSESponsor: Coliseum Sports Bar & Grill1840 Vermillion StreetColiseum Kitchen open 11:30 AM – 10:30 PM.Welcome Softball Teams! $6 pitchers; $5.50 Burger Baskets.Live music featuring “Fistful of Ladies” from 9:30 PM – 1:30 AM.
*THE FACTORY "MEGA JUMP" BMX AND SKATEBOARD SHOWNoon, 2:30 PM, 5 PM and 7:30 PMJaycee ParkHigh Action BMX Bike & Skateboard Stunt Show.RIVERTOWN DAYS BINGO 1 – 2:30 PMSponsor: Tilden Community Center – Senior ProgramTilden Community Center – Senior Program; 310 River StreetBingo for the community. Children 17 & under must be accompanied by an adult. 3 cards for $.25; 1 card $.10. Ten games played.
*POLICE K-9 DEMONSTRATION1 PMJaycee ParkOfficer Mike Schmitz and his German Shepherd, Ozzy, demonstrate techniques in criminal apprehension by a police dog.
*SHOCKWAVES WATERSKI SHOW2 – 3 PMOn the Mississippi River at Jaycee ParkShakopee-Prior Lake Waterski Association performance on the Mississippi River.
*VOLTAGE3 – 4 PMJaycee Park Main Stage
*ELLIS SISTERS4 – 5 PMJaycee Park Main Stage
YOUTH BANDSSponsor: Our Saviour’s Evangelical Lutheran Church at 4 PM400 9th Street WestSpecial Music provided by Youth Bands.
*BRAT PACK RADIO7 – 9:30 PMJaycee Park Main Stage
DUGGIE’S TENT DANCE8:30 – MIDNIGHTSponsors: Dugarel’s Burgers & Wings3475 Vermillion StreetLive music featuring “The Tim Sigler Band”.
GET NUTS9 PM – 1 AMSponsor: The Busted Nut118 2nd Street EastLive music featuring “Nick Fox”.
*FIREWORKS DISPLAY10 PMJaycee ParkFireworks will be displayed over the river at Jaycee Park.