Jake Litecky, center, tries to choke down another slider as William Haines, left, and Phil Martola attempt to keep up at the second annual River Falls Days Slider Eating Contest sponsored by Mainstreeters Bar and Grill Thursday night in the First National Bank Parking lot. Litecky finished seven sliders in ten minutes but it wasn’t enough to beat Trevor Hall, who won the contest with nine. (River Falls Journal photo by Bob Burrows)
River Falls Days - Thursday highlights
River Falls Days 2013 officially kicked off Thursday, July 11 with a slider eating contest, street dance, food vendors, downtown and Riverwalk merchant sales and more.
Friday’s event schedule includes:
--Bingo from noon to 1:30 p.m. at Second and Locust streets.
--Dunk tank noon to 3 p.m. on Locust Street.
--Community Dinner at River Falls United Methodist Church, located at 127 S. Second Street from 4:30-9 p.m.