RIVERTOWN DAYS
July 18 - 20, 2014

2014 Button Required for entrance to
Jaycee Park Events on Friday & Saturday
$3.00 in advance
$5.00 at the gate

2014 Button designed by Aaron Rother

Brought to you by the
Hastings Area Chamber of Commerce
Presenting Sponsors:
     

THANK YOU FOR MAKING 2014 RIVERTOWN DAYS A SUCCESS!

            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 14 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!
Entry Form

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 2014
Location: The Point Restaurant
Wednesday, July 16; 7:00 PM
Qualifying event for Hastings Sings 2014.  Register to sing for your city - Amateur solo vocalists ages 15-25 who live, work or attend school in Hastings. Click Here for registration form or at Hastings Area Chamber of Commerce.  Winner will represent Hastings at Minnesota Sings State Finals.  Finals of Hastings Sings will be 3:30 PM on Sunday, July 20 at Jaycee Park Music Stage.

THURSDAY, JULY 17

GAL PAL SOIREE
Shopping & treats at participating businesses from 3-8 PM.  See list of participating businesses here. Entertainment & door prizes at 8 PM at local eatery.  More info at www.hastingsmn.org, click on Gal Pal Soiree.

STORIES & SONGS FOR THE RIVERTOWN
Sponsor: Dakota County Library and Hastings Prescott Area Arts Council
Pleasant Hill Library, 1490 South Frontage Rd
Thursday, 6:00 PM-7:00 PM
Hear songs and stories about the earth from Douglas Wood, author of "Old Turtle" and "When A Dad Says I Love You".  Learn Native American legends and find out how we fit into the natural world around us. 

GLOW RUN - HASTINGS RIVER RUN
Sponsor: Hastings Area YMCA & United Way of Hastings
The YMCA in Hastings, 85 Pleasant Drive
Thursday, 2K Glow Walk/Run 7:30 PM; 8K Glow Run 8:30 PM
Come for the Run, Stay for the Fun!  2K & 8K family races with glowing necklaces, facepaints and T-shirts.  Family Fun night with kids and family games, activities, treats, facepainting and more! Click here for registration forms, also available at the YMCA of Hastings facility, the United Way of Hastings office or online at www.hastingsareaymca.org  or www.unitedwayofhastings.org
Pre-Registration ends July 7.

FRIDAY, JULY 18

*2014 Rivertown Days Button is required for entrance to Jaycee Park events for individuals age 12 and over on Friday & Saturday.

AMATEUR PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST
Location: The Carriage House at LeDuc Historic Estate
(See full description above) Friday hours: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

RIVERTOWN DAYS TENNIS TOURNAMENT
Sponsor: Hastings Women's Tennis League
Roadside & Senior High Tennis Courts
Three day tournament with singles and doubles events for girls, boys, women and men.  Singles play begins on Friday at 3:00 PM for youth divisions and 5:00 PM for adults and continues on Saturday and Sunday. Contact Missy at (651)208-2816 for more information. Click here for registration form or visit www.hastingswomenstennis.org

SIDEWALK SALES
Sponsor: Downtown Business Association
Downtown Mainstreet (2nd Street East)
Friday, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

NORRISH OCTAGON HOUSE CRAFT BOUTIQUE
Sponsor: LCC Diversified, LLC.
301 2nd St West
Friday, 1:00 - 4:00 PM
Hand Crafted Boutique & Yard Sale

COLISEUM SPORTS BAR & GRILL
Sponsor: Coliseum Sports Bar & Grill
1840 Vermillion Street
Friday, 4:00 - 10:00 PM. 
Coliseum Kitchen open. FREE Bargo/Whamo at 6 - try your luck at winning up to $1500!

*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*

*FISHING FOR LIFE TROUT POND
Sponsor: VFW Post 1210, ZWK Exteriors, Edina Realty
Jaycee Park
Friday, 5:00 - 10:00 PM
Trout pond and fish cleaning demonstrations.  Fishing for Life is a non-profit organization dedicated to serving youth through various fishing programs.

 *POLICE K-9 DEMONSTRATION                                                
Jaycee Park
Friday, 5:30 PM
Officer Mike Schmitz and his German Shepherd, Ozzy, demonstrate techniques in criminal apprehension by a police dog. 

*THE FACTORY "MEGA JUMP" BMX & SKATEBOARD SHOW
Jaycee Park
Friday, 6:00, 7:30, and 9:00 PM
High action BMX Bike & Skateboard Stunt Show

EAGLES ACTIVITIES
Sponsor: Fraternal Order of Eagles 2212
1220 Vermillion Street
Friday, 7:00 PM
Bingo Blackout. $500 prize! Hamburgers & Fries available for purchase, eat in only.

*HITCHVILLE
Jaycee Park Main Stage
Friday, 7:00 - 11:00 PM. Check out country super group Hitchville.

DUGGIE'S TENT DANCE
Sponsor: Dugarel's Burgers & Wings
3475 Vermillion St
Friday, 8:30 PM  - Midnight
Live Music featuring "The Johnny Holm Band."

GET NUTS
Sponsor: The Busted Nut
118 2nd Street East
Friday, 9:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Live Music featuring "The Coxmen".

COLISEUM SPORTS BAR & GRILL
Sponsor: Coliseum Sports Bar & Grill
1840 Vermillion Street
Friday, 9:30 PM - 1:30 AM
Live music featuring "The Stalls."

*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 19
*2014 Rivertown Days Button is required for entrance to Jaycee Park events for individuals age 12 and over on Friday & Saturday.

AMATEUR PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST
Location: The Carriage House at LeDuc Historic Estate
(See full description above) Saturday Hours:  10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

EDINA REALTY MEDALLION HUNT
(See full description above)

RIVERTOWN DAYS TENNIS TOURNAMENT
Roadside & Senior High Tennis Courts
Three day tournament with singles and doubles events for girls, boys, women and men. (See full description above)

*KID'S FISHING TOURNAMENT
Sponsor: Innovative Surfaces
Lake Rebecca Park
Postponed until September due to high water!

*DOCK DOGS NORTHERN STARS
Jaycee Park
Saturday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM; Sunday, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Dock Dogs are bringing the sport of Dock Jumping to Hastings, featuring competition in Big Air Wave, Speed Retrieval and Extreme Vertical. Learn more at www.dockdogs.com. For schedule of events and information on how to pre-register click here
.  Pre-registration begins May 2014.

*FISHING FOR LIFE TROUT POND
Jaycee Park
Saturday, 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
(See full description above)

HASTINGS RIVERTOWN DAYS INDOOR 3 ON 3 HOOPS 
Sponsor: 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 due Date: Friday July 12.  Entry fee:  $50 per team, includes lunch and t-shirt.  Click here for Registration forms. Forms also available at Schoolhouse Square businesses.
Check in on tournament day:  *8:15, rules review at 8:45, games begin at 9.  For additional information contact Pete Zak at 651-248-5389.

SIDEWALK SALES
Sponsor: Downtown Business Association
Downtown Mainstreet (2nd Street East)
Saturday, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

EAGLES ACTIVITIES
Sponsor: Fraternal Order of Eagles 2212

1220 Vermillion Street
Saturday, 9:00 AM, Ladies Auxiliary Bake Sale; 1:00 PM, Euchre Tournament.
Hamburger Sales:  11:00 AM until gone! Eat in only.

NORRISH OCTAGON HOUSE CRAFT BOUTIQUE
Sponsor: LCC Diversified, LLC.
301 2nd St West
Saturday, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Hand Crafted Boutique & Yard Sale

ADULT CO-RECREATIONAL KITTENBALL TOURNAMENT
Veteran's Park
Saturday, 9:00 AM start.
One Day Kittenball (16" softball) Tournament - double elimination. Contact Phil Vargas at (651) 480-6181 for more information.

ARTS AND CRAFTS FAIR
Levee Park 
                                                       
 
Saturday, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

PUBLIC WORKS MACHINERY HILL
Under the bridge, northern parking lot.
Saturday, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
A fun display of City of Hastings Public Works equipment.

*YMCA R.I.P.P.E.D. (R) GROUP FITNESS CLASS
Sponsor: Hastings Area YMCA
Jaycee Park Main Stage
Saturday, 9:00 - 9:30 AM and 11:00 - 11:30 AM
Your 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.

*EXPERIENCE SHOWS ENTERTAINMENT STAGE
Jaycee Park Second Stage
Saturday, 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Fun family events plus musical treats for young and old.
Beginning at 10:00 AM look for fun events like a Limbo contest, Hula Hoop contest, Cupcake Walk and more! Musical guests Lori Goetz and Neil Peterson, and Mary Butze will play live music.
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.

RICH VALLEY RC CLUB RADIO CONTROLLED FLYING DEMONSTRATION
Sponsor: Ace Trailer Sales
Tom Norman Field, 17698 Northfield Boulevard
Saturday, 10:00 AM - 3:30 PM.
Gas, 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 includes insurance, Club trainer and training to learn how to fly.

*ZINGHOPPERS
Jaycee Park Main Stage
Saturday, 10:00 AM

PETTING ZOO
Sponsor: Schoolhouse Square Businesses
909 Vermillion Street
Saturday 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

*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, Registration starts at 11:00 AM, Competition starts at 11:30 AM
Three trophies for each age group; ages 4-11.

COLISEUM SPORTS BAR & GRILL
Sponsor: Coliseum Sports Bar & Grill
1840 Vermillion Street
Saturday, Coliseum Kitchen open 11:30 AM - 10:30 PM. 
Welcome Softball Teams! $6 Pitchers; $5.50 Burger Baskets.

*THE FACTORY "MEGA JUMP" BMX & SKATEBOARD SHOW
Jaycee Park
Saturday, 12:00, 2:30, 5:00 and 7:30 PM
High action BMX Bike & Skateboard Stunt Show

*POLICE K-9 DEMONSTRATION                                                
Jaycee Park
Saturday, 1:00 PM
Officer Mike Schmitz and his German Shepherd, Ozzy, demonstrate techniques in criminal apprehension by a police dog. 

RIVERTOWN DAYS BINGO
Sponsor: Tilden Community Center - Senior Program
Tilden Community Center - Senior Program; 310 River St
Saturday, 1:00-2:30 PM
Bingo for the community.  Children 17 & under must be accompanied by an adult.
3 cards for $.25; 1 card $.10.  Ten games played.

*SHOCKWAVES WATERSKI SHOW
On the Mississippi River at Jaycee Park
Saturday, 2:00-3:00 PM
Shakopee-Prior Lake Waterski Association performance on the Mississippi River.

*VOLTAGE
Jaycee Park Main Stage
Saturday, 3:00 - 4:00 PM

*ELLIS SISTERS
Jaycee Park Main Stage
Saturday, 4:00 - 5:00 PM

YOUTH BANDS
Sponsor: Our Saviour’s Evangelical Lutheran Church   
400 9th Street West
Saturday, 4:00 PM.  Special Music provided by Youth Bands.

*BRAT PACK RADIO
Jaycee Park Main Stage
Saturday, 7:00 - 11:00 PM. Listen to the Brat Pack Radio Supershow

DUGGIE'S TENT DANCE
Sponsor: Dugarel's Burgers & Wings

3475 Vermillion St
Saturday 8:00 PM  - Midnight
Live Music featuring "The Tim Sigler Band."

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

COLISEUM SPORTS BAR & GRILL
Sponsor: Coliseum Sports Bar & Grill
1840 Vermillion Street
Saturday, 9:30 PM - 1:30 AM
Live music featuring "Fistful of Ladies."

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

*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 20

BASS SLAM
Sponsor: Bass Wackers
Jaycee Park Boat Launch
Bass fishing tournament.  Contact Bernard Marzen at (651) 248-3944 to sign up.

AMATEUR PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST
Location: The Carriage House at LeDuc Historic Estate

(See full description above) Sunday Hours 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

EDINA REALTY MEDALLION HUNT
(See full description above)

RIVERTOWN DAYS TENNIS TOURNAMENT
Roadside & Senior High Tennis Courts
Three day tournament with singles and doubles events for girls, boys, women and men.  (See full description above)

WORSHIP SERVICES
Sponsor: Our Saviour’s Evangelical Lutheran Church   

400 9th Street West
Sunday, 8, 9:15 & 10:35 AM.  Special Music Artist Billy Steele at all services..

FISHING FOR LIFE TROUT POND
Jaycee Park
Sunday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
(See full description above)

DOCK DOGS NORTHERN STARS
Jaycee Park
Sunday, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
(See full description above).

OVERFLOW BAND
Jaycee Park Main Stage
Sunday, 9:30 AM
Worship by the river with The Overflow Band from the United Methodist Church.  Bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit on.

ARTS AND CRAFTS FAIR                                                          
Levee Park 
Sunday, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

ANGELWINGS
Jaycee Park Main Stage
Sunday, 10:30 AM

SIDEWALK SALES
Sponsor: Downtown Business Association
Downtown Mainstreet (2nd Street East)
Sunday 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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

EAGLES ACTIVITIES
Sponsor: Fraternal Order of Eagles 2212

1220 Vermillion Street

Hamburger Sales:  11:00 AM until gone! Eat in only.

NORRISH OCTAGON HOUSE CRAFT BOUTIQUE
Sponsor: LCC Diversified, LLC.
301 2nd St West
Sunday 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Hand Crafted Boutique & Yard Sale

COLISEUM SPORTS BAR & GRILL
Sponsor: Coliseum Sports Bar & Grill
1840 Vermillion Street
Coliseum Kitchen open 11:30 AM - 10:00 PM. 
Patio Drink Specials: $12 Buckets, $12 Fishbowls, $2 Mimosa.
FREE Bargo at 6:00 PM - be there by 7:00 PM to get your card.

HIGHBROW & THE SHADES
Jaycee Park Main Stage
Sunday, Noon - 3:00 PM. Listen to High Brow and The Shades

RIVERTOWN DAYS PARADE
Sunday at Noon

Sponsored by:

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.

HASTINGS SINGS 2014 FINALS
Jaycee Park Main Stage
Sunday, 3:30 PM
Finalists from Qualifying Event participate in Finals.  Winner will represent Hastings in Minnesota Sings State Finals.

YMCA DUCK RACE
Sponsored by YMCA in Hastings
Sunday, 3:30 PM
Duck Race down the Vermillion River to win one of 10 prizes.  Purchase your tickets for $5 at the YMCA in Hastings and help support Youth Outreach programs.

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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