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    Colo Crossroads Festival

    July 8 - July 10

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    Colo Crossroads Festival – 2016

    Bringing Back Colo Fun Days” – July 8, 9 & 10

    Friday, July 8, 2016 at Colo Fire Station

    5 PM Prince and Princess signup (for ages 4-8)

    Sponsored by the Colo Public Library

    5 PM – Pork Loin Dinner by Fire Department/Free will donation

    Desserts by DJ’s Country Baking

    6:30 PM – Announce Winner of Prince and Princess Contest

    7 PM – Mud mania /T-shirts for first 25 preregistered participants

    No charge for participants, charge for spectators

    Saturday Morning/Early Afternoon, July 9th

    Niland’s Cafe:

    6:30 AM Niland’s Cafe Breakfast for tractor ride

    7:30 AM Tractor ride sign up – FFA

    7:45 AM Tractor ride – FFA

    Colo area:

    7 AM Race – Rec Department- Sign up at Community Center

    Colo Co-op/Main Street, etc.

    8:00 AM – Breakfast – D J’s Country Baking @ Community Center

    10:30 AM – Crossroads Parade

    Colo City Park

    11 AM – 1:00 PM – DJ/Music – David Bellegante

    11 AM – Food vendors:

    FC&A, DL Goodies, D J’s Country Baking, Smokehouse 72

    11 AM – 2 PM BF&T Fishpond/WO – Bean bag toss/Petting Zoo – 4H

    11 AM – 3 PM – Totally Twisted (balloon man)

    Midwest Inflatables

    Tractor Show

    11:30 AM – 3 on 3 Basketball

    12:30 PM – Kiddie Pedal Pull – FFA (North side of park)

    1 PM – Sand Volleyball/Rec Department

    1 PM – Refreshments at slab – 4H

    1 PM -Car blow up NW of park – See Firefighters for tickets

    1:30 PM – Cut up car for extracation demonstration

    2:00 PM Tractor ride awards/prizes – FFA

    Saturday, July 9th

    Colo Community Center

    12:30 PM – 4:30 PM – Meet & Greet – A time for current and former Colo residents to reconnect. You really can come home again! Air conditioned gathering and Vintage Photo Contest location.

    Iced tea & lemonade served. D J’s Country Baking available.

    Featuring Colo Carnival Slide Show

    12:30 PM – until…- Colo History Tours (walking or riding)

    4:30 PM – Announce winners of Vintage Photo Contest

    Colo Softball Park -3 PM – 7 PM Softball Grudge Match

    Reed-Niland Corner

    4 PM – 6:30 PM – Display prizes/Old Fashioned Games

    4 PM – 6:45 PM – Sell raffle tickets & any available t-shirts

    5 PM – 7:30 PM Dinner – by Niland’s Café

    Featuring Colo Carnival Slide Show

    5 PM – 9 PM – Music by Neil Hewitt – Please bring lawn chairs

    7 PM – Crossroads T-shirt Quilt Drawing (Need not be present to win)

    7 PM – Announce winners of Scavenger Hunt

    7 PM – Raffle Events – Joanie Jamison & Becky Jordan –

    Proceeds will go to Fire Department expansion & renovation fund

    Main Street – Dog House Bar

    8 PM – 12 Midnight – Beer Garden

    Music by Monkey Finger – 80’s classic rock from Marshalltown

    Proceeds to benefit Veteran causes

    Sunday, July 10th

    City Park

    9:30 AM Community Event Sponsored by Colo United Methodist Church

    “Headin’ Home Quartet” – Please bring lawn chairs

    Possible Free Will Bake Sale by FC&A Club

    11 AM – Historical Cemetery Walk – Colo Cemetery

    2 PM – Softball Grudge Match Championship Games (If needed)

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    July 8
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    July 10
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