River Falls Days - Friday Highlights
Large crowds lined Main, Division and Second streets during the annual River Falls Days parade. Prior to the parade event goers enjoyed bingo under the big tent, community dinners, root beer floats, street dances and more.
Saturday’s event schedule includes:
--10k/2 mile race starts at 8 a.m. on Main Street and Cascade Ave., by Dairy Queen. Day-of registration will be from 6:45-7:45 a.m. at Glen Park.
--Laser Tag from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m., in the Family Fresh Market south parking lot, $6.
--Car show from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Wind Supper Club, 709 Main St. 9 a.m. - 1 a.m.
--Volleyball Tournament starting on 9 a.m. at Hoffman Park. $60 per team.
--1K kids fun run at 9:15 a.m. around Glen Park. Each child will receive a medal, bib and t-shirt.
--Fireman's water fight at 10 a.m. near the fire hall on Second Street.
--Petting zoo, kiddie parade and River Falls Ambassadors meet and greet at the River Falls Public Library from 10 a.m. to noon.
--Youth bean bag tournament for ages 13-17, at 10 a.m. on Locust Street.
--Children's Water Fight for ages 5-13 at 11 a.m. near fire hall on Second Street.
--The dunk tank noon to 6 p.m. at Main and Locust streets.
--Children's entertainment area from noon to 6 p.m., at Second and Locust streets. The area will include inflatables, games, the gymnastics area, martial arts demo, face painting and more.
--Tricia and the Toonies at 12:30 p.m. under the big tent, Second and Locust streets.
--Mad Science at 1:30 p.m. under the big tent, Second and Locust streets.
--Cale the Juggler at 2:30 p.m. under the big tent, Second and Locust streets.
-- River Falls talent show and karaoke at 3:30 p.m. under the big tent, Second and Locust streets.
--Bingo at 7 p.m. at the American Legion, 701 N. Main Street.
--Tractor pull at the north end industrial park at 7p.m.
--Street dance featuring The Tommy Bentz Band at 7:30 p.m. at Second and Locust streets. Entry fees apply.
--Street dance featuring Lost Highway at 9:30 p.m. at Second and Locust streets. Entry fees apply.
A complete schedule of events can be found in the July 11 edition of the Journal, at the River Falls Chamber of Commerce website, www.rfchamber.com or at local businesses.