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Waite Park Family Fun Fest

June 10 - June 14

Waite Park Family Fun Fest is their annual community festival!

Each year, there’s a full week of fun activities planned for the young and the young at heart!

 

Monday, June 10
• Medallion Hunt – June 10th – 14th
• Pickle Ball Open House 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Wednesday, June 12 – KIDS DAY!
• Plant Sale 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Covered Picnic Area behind City Hall 19 13th Ave N
• Boy Scouts selling hot dogs, chips & pop for $1.00 each!
• Touch the Truck Event 12:00 – 3:00 p.m. Community Park
Come see and learn about the Big Trucks! We will have a Snow Plow, Street Sweeper, Fire Truck, Police Squad and maybe more!
• Inflatables 12:30 – 5:30 p.m. Community Park
• Carnival Games/Face Painting 12:30 – 5:30 p.m. Community Park
• Kids Project Build 12:30 – 2:30 p.m. Community Park Pavilion
Wood building projects for kids.
• FREE Train Tours 1:00 – 5:00 p.m. STARail Museum 201 3rd St N
Hook up with railroad history! Come tour the historic caboose.
• Bike Rodeo 2:00 – 5:00 p.m. Waite Park City Hall
Bike safety check and a FREE helmet while supplies last.
• Cookie Decorating 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. Community Park Pavilion
Cookies, frosting & sprinkles! Kids get to decorate their own cookie!
• Craft Make & Take 4:00 – 5:00 p.m. Community Park Pavilion
• Kiddie Parade Registration 5:45 p.m.
Kiddie Parade 6:30 p.m.
Waite Park City Hall to Community Park
Kids dress-up as your favorite Princess or Superhero character!
Cash prizes for the top entrants ages 2-4, 5-7, 8-10 and best float!

Thursday, June 13
• Plant Sale 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Covered Picnic Area behind City Hall 19 13th Ave N
The Flowers for Waite Park volunteers will be hosting their 5th Annual Plant Sale! Come get a great deal on flowers and perennials!
• City Wide Garage Sale 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Registration forms available at City Hall or online at:
www.wpfamilyfunfest.com The list and map of the sales will be available on the website, Facebook page, and at City Hall after 1:00 p.m. Wed, June 12th. More info: contact Margie 229-3683.

• Waite Park Friends of the Library Book Sale 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Al Ringsmuth Library 253 5th Ave N
Gently used & donated books, audio books, CDs, DVDs and puzzles for sale. See our website for donation details.
• FREE Train Tours 1:00 – 5:00 p.m. STARail Museum 201 3rd St N
• Quarry Tours 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Martin Marietta Quarries- Tickets are $1.00 and will be available beginning May 1st at City Hall Mon-Fri 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. through until noon on June 13th, at which time, tickets will be available at the tour bus pick-up site, which is at the fenced grassy parking lot south of the new Waite Park Public Works facility. Entrance is off County Rd 137/7th St S. FREE Hotdog, Chips, and Water served at the quarry!

Following events at Community Park:
NO Animals and NO Alcohol may be brought into the park.

• Food Vendors and Beer Gardens 4:00 – 10:00 p.m.
Music in the Park 5:30 – 6:30 and 7:30 – 10:30 p.m.
You are welcome to set up your own lawn chairs after 5:00 p.m.
Central MN’s Premier Cover Band! The Honeybadgers
• Girl Scout Food Drive
Food shelf items collected on parade route starting at 6:15 p.m.

• GRAND DAY PARADE 6:30 p.m.
Parade Route: Waite Park Library (5th Ave & 3rd St N) to 1st St N, to 13th Ave N ending at Community Park. Line up at 5:30 pm. Pop & Popcorn sold along parade route by Boy Scouts.

Friday, June 14
All Events at Waite Park Community Park
NO Animals and NO Alcohol may be brought into the park.
• Food Vendors and Beer Gardens 4:00 – 10:00 p.m.
• 12th Annual “Best of Show” Car Show 4:30 – 9:00 p.m.
Registration 4:30 – 7:00 p.m. $10.00 per car entry fee. Trophies to the “Best of Show”, “Mayor’s Choice” & “People Choice” and several plaques for “Outstanding in Class”. A random drawing for Car Show participants will be held to award a total of twenty $50.00 Gift Cards provided by: Auto Value, NAPA Auto Parts & Family Fun Fest! Awards presented at 8:30 p.m.
NO skates, bicycles, or scooters in the car show area
• Medallion Hunt winner announced at 5:30 p.m.
Music in the Park 6:30 – 10:00 p.m.
You are welcome to set up your own lawn chairs after 5:00 p.m.
1950’s Rock ‘N Roll at its finest! Riverside Rockets

Venue

Waite Park
Waite Park, Minnesota 56387 + Google Map
Phone
320-252-6822
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