The Eldridge Summer Festival, themed Light Up the Night, is officially here!

Saturday Jul 14 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 for Friday Jul 14:

7-10 a.m.                          Lion’s Club Pancake Breakfast

9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.           10 Year Celebration at Grand Haven- Live Bands, Car Show and more!

9 a.m. – 4 p.m.                Vintage + Makers Market at Eldridge Summer Festival (Franklin and 3rd Street)

9:30 a.m.                          Kid’s Cookie Baking Contest Drop Off at The Eastern Iowa Baking Co.

9:30 a.m.                          Parade Line-up

10:30 a.m.                        Parade

11 – 11:30 a.m.               Water Fights Registration

11 – 4 p.m.                       Kid’s Touch a Truck Event at River Valley Cooperative

12 p.m.                             Fire Dept Water Fights

12 – 2 p.m.                       Open House at Backwards Yoga

12-3 p.m.                          Antique Tractor Show on 2nd Street

12 – 6:30 p.m.                 Live Music from Angela Meyer, Been There Done That & North of 40

12 – 9 p.m.                       Kid Zone Bounce Houses and Games

12 – 11 p.m.                     Food Vendors

2:30 p.m.                          Pie Contest Drop Off at Fire Station

4:30 p.m.                          Live Pie Auction at Fire Station

4:30 p.m.                          Kid’s Pedal Pull

7:30 p.m.                          ¼ Mile Kid’s Moonlight Chase

8 p.m.                                 1 Mile Kid’s Moonlight Chase (presented by Scott County Animal Hospital)

9 p.m.                                4 Mile Moonlight Chase (presented Central Scott Telephone and First Central State Bank)

 

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!

Tess Abney is a writer and artist from the Quad-Cities who enjoys writing on a variety of topics for QuadCities.com.