The Eldridge Summer Festival, themed Summer Time Blues, is officially here!

Friday Jul 12 and Saturday Jul 13, the city of Eldridge will transform into a magical celebration of fun! Between the Moonlight Chase, live music, parade and more there will be plenty for the entire family to enjoy!

 

Here is a full schedule of events for this 2-day festival:

 

Friday

6:30pm – 9:30pm:     LIVE MUSIC on 2nd Street from 10 of Soul

 

Saturday

7:00am – 10:00am:   Lion’s Club Pancake Breakfast

9:00am – 4:00pm:    Maker & Vendor Market in the River Valley

Co-Op Parking Lot

9:00am – Dusk:         Kid Zone Bounce Houses & Games

9:30am:                      Parade Line Up on East Franklin

10:30am:                    Parade

11:00am – 2:00pm:   Open House at Backwards Yoga

11:00am – 5:00pm:   Health Fair in Fire Station Parking Lot

hosted by Backwards Yoga

11:30am:                     Mama Mia Performance on 2nd Street

11:30am – 5:00pm:    Crafts & Face Painting at the Artist’s Vault

12:00pm:                    Cornhole Tournament – register by 11am

12:00pm:                    Car Cruise-In on 3rd Street – register 11am

12:00pm:                    Fire Dept. Water Fights (registration 11am)

12:00pm – 11:00pm:  Food Vendors

12:00pm – 6:00pm:  Live Music from Angela Meyer, Chuck

Murphy and Jason Carl’s Tom Petty Tribute

Band

2:30pm:                                  Pie Contest Drop Off at Fire Station hosted

by Eastern Iowa Baking Co.

3:00pm:                                  Ice Cream Eating Contest hosted by

Eastern Iowa Baking Co.

4:30pm:                                  Kid’s Pedal Pull

6:00pm:                                  Live Pie Auction at Fire Station

 

7:30pm:                      1/4 Mile Kid’s Moonlight Chase

8:00pm:                    1 Mile Scott County Animal Hospital Kid’s

Moonlight Chase

9:00pm:                     4 Mile Central Scott Telephone and First

Central State Bank Moonlight Chase

 

For more information about the Eldridge Summer Festival, visit the Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/eldridgesummerfest/.

If you are interested in signing up for one of the races, please visit http://moonlightchase.com/.

 

Head to Eldridge this weekend for a good time!

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Tess Abney was born and raised in the Quad Cities. Her passion for writing and entertainment was apparent at a very young age. Whether it is sharing local events and businesses with readers or sharing her thoughts on life, she finds comfort in the way words can bring people together.