Calendar

July 8, 2017

Saturday
All-day
Concessions-Chad Turner @ Lions Park/Main Street for dance
Concessions-Chad Turner @ Lions Park/Main Street for dance
Jul 8 all-day
Chad sells Pepsi products, nachos, jumbo dill pickles, mini doughnuts, cheese curds and fried ravioli.
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12:00 am Medallion Hunt
Medallion Hunt
Jul 5 @ 7:30 am – Jul 9 @ 7:30 am
The medallion hunt runs from Wednesday July 5-Sat the 8th.  per year. The daily medallion clue will be posted at 7:30 am at Benson’s & [...]
7:30 am Inflatable obstacle course run @ Eastbay
Inflatable obstacle course run @ Eastbay
Jul 8 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
Registration at 7:30-8:30am run to follow. This is a 1 mile course with  inflatables.  You can go through the course as many as 3 times. [...]
8:00 am 2 Person Best Ball Golf Tournament @ Balaton Bay Golf Course
2 Person Best Ball Golf Tournament @ Balaton Bay Golf Course
Jul 8 @ 8:00 am
8:00 am Fun Fest Breakfast @ Balaton Community Center
Fun Fest Breakfast @ Balaton Community Center
Jul 8 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Menu, eggbake, french toast, sausage, coffee, juice and milk. All proceeds will go towards the East Bay Park Project.
8:00 am Glenn’s Antique Tractor Show @ CM Transport
Glenn’s Antique Tractor Show @ CM Transport
Jul 8 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
8:30 am 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament @ Main street
3-on-3 Basketball Tournament @ Main street
Jul 8 @ 8:30 am
Located on Central Ave. Registration is at 8:30 with a 9:00 start time. Categories: 6th grade & under, 7th & 8th grade; 9th-11th; 12th-Adult. Will [...]
9:00 am Balaton History Center @ Balaton History Center
Balaton History Center @ Balaton History Center
Jul 8 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
9:00 am Cemetery Walk @ Lakeside Cemetery
Cemetery Walk @ Lakeside Cemetery
Jul 8 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Sponsored by the Balaton Historical Society
9:00 am Sand Volleyball @ Knudson-Bosley Memorial Park
Sand Volleyball @ Knudson-Bosley Memorial Park
Jul 8 @ 9:00 am
$60 per team.
9:45 am Kiddie Parade @ Lakeview Sr. Housing circle drive
Kiddie Parade @ Lakeview Sr. Housing circle drive
Jul 8 @ 9:45 am
2017’s theme is “Balaton…125 years” Dressup as anyone throughout Balaton’s history, past or present!    
10:00 am Coin Dig @ Lions Park
Coin Dig @ Lions Park
Jul 8 @ 10:00 am
Coins will be hidden in a pile of corn for kids 10 & under to find.  Parent use your discretion if your child is old [...]
10:00 am Games to Go inflatables @ Lion's Park
Games to Go inflatables @ Lion's Park
Jul 8 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
   
10:30 am Kid’s Carnival @ Lakeview Senior Housing
Kid’s Carnival @ Lakeview Senior Housing
Jul 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
1:00 pm Parade Line-Up @ Parade line-up
Parade Line-Up @ Parade line-up
Jul 8 @ 1:00 pm
In an effort to reduce congestion during parade line up, access to Maple Street on 1st ave and 3rd street(not Main street) off Washington Street [...]
1:30 pm Float Judging @ Football Field
Float Judging @ Football Field
Jul 8 @ 1:30 pm
The theme for the floats is “Balaton 125 years!.Floats will be judged on originality and creativity. Prizes given for first three places. Prizes donated by [...]
2:00 pm Parade
Parade
Jul 8 @ 2:00 pm
Line-up Maple Street (baseball field). 1:00pm Float judging 1:30pm(football field). 1:30pm Parade starts at 2pm.   Interested in entering? Fill out the following form and and hit ‘Send’! [...]
3:00 pm Balaton History Center @ Balaton History Center
Balaton History Center @ Balaton History Center
Jul 8 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
3:00 pm Main Street Walk @ Main Street Balaton, MN
Main Street Walk @ Main Street Balaton, MN
Jul 8 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Mary Ellen Mattson will give a guided historical tour of Main Street.
3:00 pm Petting Zoo @ Lion's Park
Petting Zoo @ Lion's Park
Jul 8 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
3:00 pm Ralco Technology Center Tours @ Ralco Technology Center
Ralco Technology Center Tours @ Ralco Technology Center
Jul 8 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
3:30 pm Free Throw Shooting Contest @ Lions Park Basketball Court
Free Throw Shooting Contest @ Lions Park Basketball Court
Jul 8 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
$1.00 per shot. 5th grade and under shoot from Free throw line. 6th grade and over shoot from 3 point line. Winners win 2 liter [...]
3:30 pm Jessica’s Face Painting @ Lion's Park
Jessica’s Face Painting @ Lion's Park
Jul 8 @ 3:30 pm – 6:00 pm
3:30 pm Kid’s Tractor Pull @ 1st Independent Bank Parking Lot
Kid’s Tractor Pull @ 1st Independent Bank Parking Lot
Jul 8 @ 3:30 pm
3:30 pm Over Sixties Band Concert @ Lions Park
Over Sixties Band Concert @ Lions Park
Jul 8 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
4:00 pm “Mobile Heart Beats” @ Lion's Park
“Mobile Heart Beats” @ Lion's Park
Jul 8 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
DJ’s Jeff & Teresa Goettig.
4:00 pm Dinner in Lion’s Park @ Lions Park
Dinner in Lion’s Park @ Lions Park
Jul 8 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Catered by Benson’s by the Lake
4:30 pm Cow Bingo @ Lions Park
Cow Bingo @ Lions Park
Jul 8 @ 4:30 pm
9:00 pm Firemen’s Dance-Pirate Taxi @ Main Street
Firemen’s Dance-Pirate Taxi @ Main Street
Jul 8 @ 9:00 pm
10:00 pm Fun Fest Raffle Drawing @ Main Street
Fun Fest Raffle Drawing @ Main Street
Jul 8 @ 10:00 pm
Raffle tickets can be bought from any Fun Fest or Chamber member or at 1st Independent  Bank. Contact Julie at 507-828-0114 if you are interested. [...]