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    State Center Rose Festival 2016

    June 16 - June 19

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    State Center Rose Festival 2016

    Thursday, June 16th

    3:00 – 6:00 PM Sand Volleyball Tournament
    Proceeds benefit new team uniforms–Kauffman City Park

    5:00 – 8:00 PM Bailey’s Bike Night
    Ride your motorcycles or bicycles to main street!–Bailey’s Pizza–121 West Main Street

    5:00 – 8:00 PM “Paint the Town Roses”
    Kids & Adults ~ Color Main St. sidewalks with chalk!–Main Street

    6:00 – 8:00 PM $1.00 Root Beer Floats
    In front of Bailey’s Pizza on Main Street

    7:00 PM Rose Queen Pageant & Talent Show
    Piano music – Area students 6:15-7:00 pm–West Marshall High School Auditorium

    8:30 – 10:00 PM Rose Royalty Reception
    West Marshall High School Cafeteria

    Friday, June 17th

    3:00 – 9:00 PM Scholastic Book Fair
    Buy one book, get 2nd book free!–WM Elementary School Cafeteria

    5:00 – 7:00 PM Farmer’s Market on West Main Street

    5:00 – 8:00 PM Antique Tractor Exhibit on East Main Street by Hometown Foods

    5:00 – 8:00 PM Quilt Show–Mitchell Funeral Home, West Main Street

    5:00 – 8:00 PM Hovick Family Farm Petting Zoo
    Pony Rides also available ~ $2 per ride–Kids’ “RoseZone” (North side of library)

    5:00 – 9:00 PM Extreme Fun Zone
    Inflatables, Obstacle Courses, Laser Tag, Mini Golf, Giant Trikes ~ Wristbands or Tickets Needed–WM Elementary School-North Side Lawn (if rains: Gym) $1/ticket=1 ticket per ride; $25 wristband all-you-can-ride good both Friday AND Saturday!

    5:30 PM Chili Cook-off Sampling ($3/cup)
    East end of Main Street by Old Schoolhouse/Depot

    6:00 PM – 12:00 AM “Rockin’ the Depot”
    BEER GARDEN all night featuring “EXIT 185” playing 8:00 PM – 12:00 AM–The Depot, corner of Main St and 3rd Ave NE

    6:00 PM Prairie Creek String Band at Rose Garden (If rains: WM High School Auditorium)

    6:30 PM Kiddie Parade — Lineup at NE Corner of Library; to Rose Garden

    6:30 – 7:00 PM Past Rose Queen’s Reception — “Queen’s Patio”, North end of the Rose Garden

    7:00 PM Rose Queen Coronation — Rose Garden (If rains: WM High School Auditorium)

    7:00 – 9:00 PM Library Book Sale — Library Garage, East Main Street

    7:30 PM People’s Choice BBQ Rib Judging “Buck-a-Bone” Rib Sampling
    Ticket booth at Main St & 3rd Ave SE/BBQ Area ($1/ticket; maximum 10 tickets per person)

    8:30 PM Co-Ed Slow Pitch Softball Tourney — Brookside Park

    9:00 PM “Light the Sky” Glow Balloon Release — Rose Garden/Flat lot across Hwy 30

    DUSK (~9:45 PM) Grand Fireworks Show — Shot off from SE corner of town (Figgins Addition)

    Saturday, June 18th

    8:00 – 10:00 AM KIX 101.1 Live Broadcast — State Center Development Association Office

    8:00 AM 5K Run/Walk (registration @ 6:30 AM) — Registration & Start/Finish at Middle School

    9:00 AM – 5:00 PM Flea Market — 2nd Ave SW between Main Street & 2nd St SW

    9:00 AM – 12:00 PM Library Book Sale — Library Garage, East Main Street

    9:00 AM – 12:30 PM Pie & Ice Cream Sale — Fire Station

    9:00 AM – 5:00 PM Funnel Cakes 4 Trojan Tots — Corner of Main Street and 2nd Ave SE

    9:00 AM – 5:00 PM Watson’s Grocery Museum — Watson’s Grocery on West Main Street

    9:00 AM West Marshall Softball Tournament — WMHS Softball Complex

    10:00 AM GRAND PARADE (Grand Marshall: Jeff Merrill)
    Down Main Street from Library to the Baseball Field

    10:00 AM – 5:00 PM Quilt Show — Mitchell Funeral Home

    11:00 AM – 8:00 PM Extreme Fun Zone
    Inflatables, Obstacle Courses, Laser Tag, Mini Golf, Giant Trikes ~ Wristbands or Tickets Needed.
    WM Elementary School-North Side Lawn (if rains: Gym) $1/ticket=1 ticket per ride; $25 wristband all-you-can-ride good both Friday AND Saturday!

    11:00 AM Co-Ed Slow Pitch Softball Tourney — Brookside Park

    11:00 AM Pork Burger Lunch — Fire Station

    11:00 AM West Marshall Baseball Tournament — WMHS Baseball Complex

    11:30 AM -12:15 PM Post-Parade Entertainment “SHELTERED REALITY”
    Main Street in front of Fire Station (if rains: Elementary Gym)

    12:00 AM – 3:00 PM Classic Car Show — Main Street and down 1st Ave South, 2nd St SW

    12:00 – 2:00 PM West Marshall FFA Tractor Ride — Begins on Main Street, thru western Marshall County

    12:00 – 3:00 PM Washington School “In Session” — Corner of East Main and 3rd Ave SE S

    12:00 – 3:30 PM Gutekunst Public Library ~ Capital Campaign Donor Tile Painting
    Outside of the library Garage: Paint a tile for $100 donation; tiles will form mosaic in new atrium

    1:00 PM “Bags”/Cornhole Tournament (Registration begins at 12:30 PM)
    2nd St SE in front of St. Andrew’s

    1:00 PM KCBS BBQ Competition Judging — SW Corner of Library

    1:00 – 6:00 PM Disc Golf Course Open — Kauffman City Park/WM Middle School

    2:00 – 5:00 PM BINGO! — WM Elementary School Cafeteria

    3:00 – 5:00 PM Lip Sync Contest — Rose Garden (Registration begins at 2:30 PM)
    3:00 – 8:00 PM Rose Festival Twilight Criterium — Loops 1st Ave N, 2nd/3rd St SE, 3rd Ave NE to 5th St NE

    5:30 PM Kid’s Bicycle Races — Line-up/Start at 1st Ave N & 3rd St NE

    9:00 PM – 1:00 AM Street Dance featuring “FARM ROCK”
    1st Ave S Between Road Hog’s Bar & St. Andrew’s Grill & Bar

    DUSK (~9:45 PM) Movie in the Rose Garden: “The Minions Movie” (free admission)
    Rose Garden (bring chairs or blankets for seating); snacks will be available for purchase or BYO!

    Saturday, June 18th
    Kids’ “RoseZone” Activities at the Gutekunst Public Library ~ Healthy Snacks Sale at Library Garage

    10:00 AM – 5:00 PM Hovick Family Petting Zoo
    Pony Rides also available ~ $2 per ride — North side of library

    11:00 AM – 1:00 PM University Mascots
    Autograph – Photograph Booth (Iowa, UNI, ISU) — North side of library

    11:00 AM – 3:30 PM “KiraCatures” — North side of library FREE Caricatures!

    11:00 AM–3:30 PM Face Painting/Roxanna Bodie — North side of library

    11:00 AM – 3:30 PM Sparkle’s Hula Hoops — North side of library

    11:00 AM – 3:30 PM Little Hobo Railroad — Outside of The Depot at Main St and 3rd Ave NE

    12:30 PM Doc Anderson’s Traveling Comedy and Magic Show (Other shows at 2:00 & 3:30 PM)
    North side of library

    1:00 PM Pedal Tractor Pull (registration @ 12:30) — North side of library (along East Main Street)

    Sunday, June 19th

    8:00 – 11:00 AM Breakfast at Lincoln Valley Featuring “Chris Cakes”
    Lincoln Valley Clubhouse

    10:00 AM Community Church Service — Rose Garden — (St. Paul’s Lutheran, host)

    10:30 AM – 2:00 PM Waterball Fights — Kids’ @ 10:30 followed by Women, City Teams
    In front of Fire Station

    12:00 PM – 3:00 PM Rose Festival Gardens Tour — Rose Garden & 6 Other Community Gardens

    1:00 – 4:00 PM Truck & Tractor Pull ($10 general admission; $20 pit pass)
    WM High School (NO coolers allowed; food vendors & bleachers provided or bring own chairs)

    Information Booth: East Main Street at SCDA Office

    Hunt for the Roses! Stop by the information booth and pick up a 2016 Rose Festival Scavenger Hunt, find all 10 “Secret Roses”, and turn your completed form in by 6:00 pm Saturday for a chance to win a State Center Gift Pack! Winner will be announced at the church service on Sunday, need not be present to win.

    Questions? Contact the 2016 Rose Festival Board at statecenterrosefestival@gmail.com
    General Inquiries: Buffi Honeck 515-419-1260 ~ Parade Entries: Suzie Buerckley at 641-691-8250
    KCBS BBQ: Misty Bunn at 641-328-4584 ~ Car Show: Tyler Maddick 641-485-1668

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    June 16
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    June 19
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