RIVERTOWN DAYS
July 17-19, 2015

2015 Button Required for entrance to
Jaycee Park Events on Friday & Saturday

Brought to you by the
Hastings Area Chamber of Commerce
in cooperation with the
City of Hastings

Click here for
2015 Event Form

2015 Parade Application
2015 Arts & Crafts Application
2015 Commercial Exhibitor Application
Minnesota Certificate of Compliance (ST19) Form



            THURSDAY | FRIDAY | SATURDAY | SUNDAY
  
MUSIC & ENTERTAINMENT | CARNIVAL | BEER GARDEN

CARNIVAL
Location: Jaycee Park
Friday* 5:00 - 11:00 PM, Saturday* 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM, Sunday Noon - 5:00 PM
*Unlimited rides with the purchase of a $20 wristband:
   Friday 6:30 - 10:30 PM*
   Saturday 6:30 - 10:30 PM*

BEER  AND WINE GARDEN HOURS
Location: Jaycee Park
Friday 5:00 - 11:00 PM, Saturday Noon - 11:00 PM, Sunday Noon - 5:00 PM
By the City of Hastings Ordinance, alcohol may only be consumed in the designated beer garden area and individuals must be wearing a Rivertown Days issued wristband to consume alcohol. No outside alcohol is allowed.

EDINA REALTY MEDALLION HUNT
Sponsor: Edina Realty
Location:  Medallion will be hidden within Hastings city limits on public property
Clues will be given out daily beginning Monday, July 13 at Edina Realty Office (1640 South Frontage Road) and on KDWA Radio.

Winner of the Medallion hunt will receive:
    $500 with a prior purchase of an official Rivertown Days Button; or
    $250 without a prior purchase of an official Rivertown Days Button

AMATEUR PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST
Sponsor:  Mac McGoon Portrait Design Studio

Location: The Carriage House at LeDuc Historic Estate

Friday /Saturday / Sunday  10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Submit a photo in the Landscape, Animal, People or Historic Hastings category.  All entries must be submitted to Mac McGoon Studio, 1100 Westview Drive by July 16 at 5:30 PM and be accompanied by a completed entry form and $5 entry fee. Photos must be 8x10 and unmounted.  The winner in each category will receive an 11x14 portrait of their entry!

All entries will be on display at LeDuc Historic Estate where the public is invited to vote for the "People's Choice"
winner.

HASTINGS SINGS
Location: TBD
Qualifying event, more information will be posted. Amateur solo vocalists ages 15-25 who live, work or attend school in Hastings. Winner will represent Hastings at Minnesota Sings State Finals. 

THURSDAY, JULY 16

FRIDAY, JULY 17

*2015 Rivertown Days Button is required for entrance to Jaycee Park events for individuals age 12 and over on Friday & Saturday.

DOWNTOWN SIDEWALK SALES
Mainstreet (2nd Street East)
Friday, 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Sponsored by the Downtown Business Association

*CARNIVAL
Jaycee Park
Friday* 5:00 - 11:00 PM
*Unlimited rides with the purchase of a $20 wristband:
   Friday 6:30 - 10:30 PM*
   Saturday 6:30 - 10:30 PM*

*TODD HURST
http://toddhurstmusic.com/
Jaycee Park Main Stage
Friday, 7:00 - 8:30 PM.

 
 

GET NUTS
Location: The Busted Nut,
118 2nd Street East
Saturday, 9:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Live music featuring "The Coxmen."

*BEER AND WINE GARDEN HOURS
Jaycee Park
Friday 5:00 - 11:00 PM
By the City of Hastings Ordinance, alcohol may only be consumed in the designated beer garden area and individuals must be wearing a Rivertown Days issued wristband to consume alcohol. No outside alcohol is allowed.



SATURDAY, JULY 18
*2015 Rivertown Days Button is required for entrance to Jaycee Park events for individuals age 12 and over on Friday & Saturday.

*DOCK DOGS NORTHERN STARS
Jaycee Park
Saturday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM; Sunday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Dock Dogs are again bringing the sport of Dock Jumping to Rivertown Days, featuring competition in Big Air Wave, Speed Retreival and Extreme Vertical.  More information at www.dockdogsnorthernstars.com.

DOWNTOWN SIDEWALK SALES
Mainstreet (2nd Street East)
Saturday, 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Sponsored by the Downtown Business Association

ARTS AND CRAFTS FAIR
Location: LeDuc Historic Estate,
Highway 61 & 17th Street                                
Saturday, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

FAMILY FUN DOG WALK
Location: Rio Grooming School, 12260 Margo Avenue
Saturday, 10:00 AM - NOON
Sponsored by Rio Grooming School
This fun-filled event is a Dog Walk open to the public.  There will be prizes & fundraiser; proceeds raised will go to the Hastings K-9 police. Contact Karen at (651) 480-4726; info@riogrooming.com.

RADIO CONTROLLED AIRPLANE FLYING DEMONSTRATION
Location: Club Field, 17698 Northfield Boulevard
Saturday, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Sponsored by Ace Trailer  Sales
Flying demonstration of all types and sizes of radio controlled aircraft. Featuring aerial dogfights and introductory flights with club equipment for spectators.  Food & beverages limited to hot dogs and soft drinks.

*CARNIVAL
Jaycee Park
Saturday* 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
*Unlimited rides with the purchase of a $20 wristband:
   Saturday 6:30 - 10:30 PM*

*RIVER VALLEY PEDAL TRACTOR PULL
Jaycee Park parking lot behind main stage
Saturday, 11:00 AM

*TRICIA & THE TOONIES
Jaycee Park Main Stage
Saturday, 12:30-1:30 PM
Sponsored by the MPCA & the Dakota County Board of Commissioners.

*THE FACTORY "MEGA JUMP" BMX & SKATEBOARD SHOW
Jaycee Park
Saturday, 12:30, 3:00, 5:30, 8:00 PM, with youth clinics between shows.
High Action BMX Bike & Skateboard show.

RIVERTOWN DAYS BINGO
Hastings Area Senior Center, 310 River Street
Saturday, 1:00-2:30 PM
Bingo for the community.  Children 17 & under must be accompanied by an adult.  Ten games will be played.  3 cards for $.25, 1 fo $.10.

*SHOCKWAVES WATERSKI SHOW
Jaycee Park
Saturday, 2:00 PM

*GB LEIGHTON             

Jaycee Park Main Stage
Saturday, 7:00 PM - FIREWORKS.
For more than a decade & eleven studio albums, Leighton and his six piece band have been entertaining crowds at rock clubs and festivals.  Recently named as a Top 10 Country Artist to watch by Billboard.com.
http://www.gbleighton.com/
GB Leighton

GET NUTS
Location: The Busted Nut,
118 2nd Street East
Saturday, 9:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Live music featuring "Nick Fox."

*FIREWORKS DISPLAY
Jaycee Park
Saturday, 10:00 PM weather permitting.  There is not a rain date. 
Best viewing area is Jaycee Park.

*BEER AND WINE GARDEN HOURS
Jaycee Park
Saturday Noon - 11:00 PM
By the City of Hastings Ordinance, alcohol may only be consumed in the designated beer garden area and individuals must be wearing a Rivertown Days issued wristband to consume alcohol. No outside alcohol is allowed.

SUNDAY, JULY 19

DOCK DOGS NORTHERN STARS
Jaycee Park
Saturday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM; Sunday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Dock Dogs are again bringing the sport of Dock Jumping to Rivertown Days, featuring competition in Big Air Wave, Speed Retreival and Extreme Vertical.  More information at www.dockdogs.com.

DOWNTOWN SIDEWALK SALES
Mainstreet (2nd Street East)
Sunday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Sponsored by the Downtown Business Association

ARTS AND CRAFTS FAIR                                                          
Location: LeDuc Historic Estate, Highway 61 & 17th Street. 
Sunday, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

CARNIVAL
Jaycee Park
Sunday 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

LIVE MUSIC
Jaycee Park Main Stage
Sunday, Noon - 3:00 PM.

RIVERTOWN DAYS PARADE
Sunday at Noon

Location:  Begins at 10th & Ramsey Street, heading north on Ramsey to Second Street.  At Second Street the parade will go west through Downtown and under the bridge to Eddy Street, where it will proceed south and end at 4th Street. DO NOT SIT ALONG EDDY BETWEEN 4TH & 5TH STREET, the parade ends at 4th & Eddy.  Extra blocks are marked with parade route signs to allow for line-up and unloading areas.

BEER AND WINE GARDEN HOURS
Jaycee Park
Sunday Noon - 5:00 PM
By the City of Hastings Ordinance, alcohol may only be consumed in the designated beer garden area and individuals must be wearing a Rivertown Days issued wristband to consume alcohol. No outside alcohol is allowed.     

  
 
 
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