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Midsummer Days at Central Park in North Branch
June 17 @ 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM CDT
One event on June 16, 2022 at 10:00 AM
One event on June 17, 2022 at 10:00 AM
One event on June 18, 2022 at 10:00 AM
One event on June 19, 2022 at 10:00 AM
The American Legion is celebrating its 103rd birthday this year! Help them celebrate by heading to their Midsummer Celebration! The ultra-popular carnival, with food, games and rides for all ages runs the entire five days in Central Park.
Thursday features two different Bingo sessions, with the adult version taking place from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. and a free kids game being held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Adult Bingo will also be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday. A concert featuring the band Two Shots Down will take place starting at 8:30 p.m. All Bingo and street dances will be held under the big tent set up in the Legion’s parking lot on Elm Street.
Saturday features a three-person golf tournament at North Branch Golf Course beginning at 8 a.m. Special kids events take place around town, starting with the Kiddie Olympics starting at 8:30 a.m. at Riverwalk Park. Kids are advised to dress in clothes they don’t mind getting dirty.
The Kiddie Parade, which kicks off at City Hall and circles the block, will take place at noon. Registration begins at 11:30 a.m., with various prizes given out for parade entries.
The popular water fights, conducted by the North Branch Fire Department, is tentatively scheduled for 1 p.m. in front of City Hall, depending on the availability of the firefighters.
Saturday’s street dance will be to country singer Sherwin Linton, beginning again at 8:30 p.m. There is a $10 admission.
Sunday features the grand finale of the weekend in the form of the parade, which, rain or shine, makes its way along downtown Highway 95 beginning at 2 p.m. Grand marshal for this year’s parade is former adjutant and gaming manager Glenn Pierce.
The final street dance, featuring the band On Top will take place following the parade.
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