New events spark 2009 Turtle Fest schedule
What's new for the 2009 Perham Turtle Fest?
A whole lot.
New events and activities will make the 2009 edition of Turtle Fest the most lively ever.
Here are a few of the new events on the June 17-21 schedule:
---Little Miss Turtle Fest pageant on Thursday evening-
For info call Kendall Ware at Northern Lakes Dance Studio. Registration at 6:30 pm for girls ages 5-7 years at the H.S. auditorium.
----Erin Drew will be performing from 5pm - 7pm on the Parade stage Friday June 19 just before the parade.
---Fireworks are Friday night at 10:30 from the fairgrounds.
---October Road plays at the Fairgrounds Friday night after the Parade. 8:30pm - 12:30am (In case of rain it will be held at the Grand View Heights ballroom at the Pioneer Village)
---The new time for the Perham Lions Demo Derby this year is 2pm on Saturday June 20.
---Turtle Fest Softball Tourney has been revived, with games Saturday and Sunday at the softball fields on the northwest side of town.
---The Unbelievable Uglies and Sapphire are playing Saturday night June 20tat the Pioneer Grounds. Get your advanced tickets from Ma's, the Chamber office, EB, or Jerome's Antiques.
---Heavenly Hackers Golf Tourney is Sunday afternoon. For more info contact PLGC at 218-346-6070
For a complete schedule of events, go to perhameb.com.