Riverside Days

June 21 – 25, 2017

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Pre-sale Wristbands are available for purchase Monday, May 15th – Wednesday June 21st, 2017 at Springfield’s Financial Institutions (F & M Bank, First National Bank and SouthPoint Financial Credit Union), Runnings, Expressway and Jim’s Market in Springfield!  $25 pre-sale, $35 at the gate (good both days).

Ducks for the Duck Race are available for purchase Monday, May 15th – Thursday, June 22nd, 2017 at Springfield’s Financial Institutions (F & M Bank, First National Bank and SouthPoint Financial Credit Union), Runnings, Expressway and Jim’s Market in Springfield!  Ducks are $5 each or 3 for $12.  Must be 18 or over to purchase.

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2017 Event Schedule – (subject to change)

Wednesday, June 21

  • Medallion Hunt (until found) – clues will be posted at City Hall, Chamber website and Chamber Facebook page. There are 2 Medallions – Kids (12 & under) $100 in Chamber Bucks, Adult (13 & over) $400 in Chamber Bucks.  Winners will be announced at 8 pm at Le Bon Entertainment and Event Center during Open Mic Night.

Thursday, June 22

  • SAL Food Stand & Beer Garden by the Legion 4 pm – 11 pm
  • Sleepy Eye Concertina Band at the Legion 5 pm – 8 pm
  • Kiddie Parade at Brown’s Park.  Line up at 5:45 pm, parade held at 6 pm.  Sponsored by the F & M Bank
  • Legion Baseball at Riverside Park at 7 pm

Friday, June 23:

  • Duck Race – Cottonwood River at Riverside Park bridge at noon.  Chamber Bucks Prizes:  1st place $100, 2nd place $75, 3rd place $50, 4th place $25 & 5th place $10.  Winners to be announced Friday evening at 6 pm at the Legion Street Dance.
    • Ducks available at Springfield’s Financial Institutions, Jim’s Market, Expressway and Runnings until Wednesday, June 21st
    • Only 300 ducks will be sold
    • $5 each or 3 for $12
    • Must be 18 or older to purchase ducks
  • “Kids Party in the Park” – Riverside Park – noon to 5 pm Click HERE for the link to the Facebook Event Page.
    • Inflatables & Game Stands – fun for all ages
    • Concessions stands with cheese curds, hand dipped corn dogs, cotton candy and more
    • Wristbands available for purchase at Springfield’s Financial Institutions, Jim’s Market, Expressway and Runnings until Wednesday, June 21st
    • Wristbands cost – $25/presale – $35/at the gate (unlimited use for both days for inflatables and game stands)
  • Chinese Cream Cheese Wontons at Jim’s Market parking lot 3 pm – 9 pm (sponsored by New Life Assembly Church)
  • SAL Food Stand & Beer Garden by the Legion 4 pm – 11 pm
  • Springfield Golf Club – 8-inch cups or regular golf Friday at 5 pm to Sunday at dusk
  • Duck Race Winners announced at the Legion at 6 pm
  • Grand Parade at 6:30 pm
  • Town Team Baseball vs. Leavenworth at Riverside Park at 8 pm
  • Street Dance near the Legion 8 pm to midnight (Lang Entertainment)

Saturday, June 24

  • 5K Fun Run/Walk starting at the Springfield Community Center – 7 am registration and 8 am start time.  Sponsored by Springfield Mayo Clinic Health System and Springfield Wellness Team.  See poster below for more information and registration form.  Click HERE for printable PDF of the Fun Run/Walk Registration Form.
  • FREE Kid’s Fishing Derby at Salonek’s Pond 10 am – 11 am.  Ages 12 and under (need to be accompanied by an adult).  Bring your own fishing pole.  Bait provided. Prizes awarded. (sponsored by Springfield Chamber of Commerce)
  • Kids Party in the Park” – Riverside Park – 11 am to 5 pm Click HERE for the link to the Facebook Event Page.
    • Inflatables & Game Stands – fun for all ages
    • Concessions stands with cheese curds, hand dipped corn dogs, cotton candy and more
    • Wristbands available for purchase at Springfield’s Financial Institutions, Jim’s Market, Expressway and Runnings until Wednesday, June 21st
    • Wristbands cost – $25/presale – $35/at the gate (unlimited use for both days for inflatables and game stands)
  • Bean Bag Tournament at Riverside Park.  Registration at 11:30 am and tournament starts at noon. Beer garden and burgers.  (sponsored by the Springfield Fire Department)
  • Car and Bike Show at Riverside Park Shelter #4 noon – 4 pm.  Trophy awarded for Best Car and Motorcycle.  Door prizes, beer garden and burgers.  (sponsored by the Springfield Fire Department)
  • Car Wash and Root Beer Floats at United Methodist Church 3 pm – 6 pm
  • Chinese Cream Cheese Wontons at Jim’s Market parking lot 3 pm – 9 pm (sponsored by New Life Assembly Church)
  • SAL Food Stand & Beer Garden by the Legion 4 pm – 11 pm
  • Firemen’s Pork Chop Feed at the Springfield Fire Station serving 4:30 pm – 8 pm
  • Open Mic Night at Le Bon Entertainment and Event Center at 7:30 pm
  • Medallion Hunt Winners announced at 8 pm at Le Bon Entertainment and Event Center
  • Firemen’s Dance at the Springfield Fire Station 9 pm – 1 am “Hicktown Mafia”
  • Sunday, June 25
  • Pancakes in the Park at Riverside Park serving 7:30 am – noon (sponsored by Springfield FFA Alumni Boosters)
  • Town Team Baseball vs. Gibbon at Riverside Park at 5 pm

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Hunt winners

2016 Medallion Hunt Winners, Adult – Ariel Peichel, Children – Gabby & Preston Anderson

Springfield Sings

Springfield Sings, 1st place – Kendra Parks, 2nd place – Makenna Winkleman