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Turtle Fest 2009 - Schedule of events

Wednesday, June 17th

10:30am Turtle Races & Train Rides

Thursday, June 18th

Golden Turtle Egg Hunt starts today - clues will be posted on Perham Chamber 346-7710

4pm-7pm Used Book Sale - Perham Area Public Library

7pm Little Miss Turtle Fest Pageant at the Perham High School Auditorium; Registration 6:30; girls ages 5 to 7

Friday, June 19th

ALL DAY Merchant Specials & Sidewalk Sales at

various merchants

10am-8pm Food & Craft Vendors on 1st Avenue South

10:30am Turtle Races & Train Rides

10:30am-2pm KFGO's Jack & Sandy Show

broadcast live from Ma's Little Red Barn - west main street

11am-2pm "Pork Chop on a stick" & "monkey tails"; behind Ma's Little Red Barn

Chainsaw Carving & Charactatures at Ma's

11am-2pm Kids Activities & Inflatables - Turtle Race Park

7:00 pm Grand Parade

8:30 p.m. Street dance, hosted by "Dreams For Kids;" band, location to be announced.

Saturday, June 20th

ALL DAY Turtle Fest Softball Tournaments

ALL DAY Screamin Eagles Fun Fly--a must for model airplane enthusiasts, spectators

7am-11am Perham Area EMS & Firefighters Pancake Breakfast - west main street

7:45-9:00am Registration for the 14th Annual Turtle Fest 5K & 10K Road Race at Paul Miller Park; Race starts @ 9 am

8:00am City Wide Garage Sale - sponsored by Coldwell Banker Preferred Partners

9am-4pm Food & Craft Vendors on 1st Avenue South

10am to 3pm 17th Perham Area Cruisers Annual Car Show - NP Park. Motorcycles welcome also!

10:30 Model car contest--NP Park, downtown Perham

10:30 Turtle Races & Train Rides

10am-2pm Perham Girl Scouts Turtle Egg Hunt - downtown Perham, turn in eggs on 1st Ave South; at the Girl Scout booth to redeem prizes.

11am-2pm Dreams for Kids Make-A-Wish Pork and Turkey Cook-out @ NP Park (near the post office, downtown Perham) Kids activities & Games also!

12:00pm Perham Lions Sanctioned Kids Tractor Pedal Pull

All Day 5th Annual Wood Bat Legion Baseball Tournament

Games at 10am, Noon, 2pm & 4pm at Krueger Field-Fairgrounds

2:00pm Perham Lions Demolition Derby @ Fairgrounds; Concessions & beer garden

7:00pm Perham Pirates Baseball Game - Al Krueger Field

6:30 pm to midnight Unbelievable Uglies and Sapphire, dance-concert at Grandview Heights Ballroom, on Pioneer Grounds, half-mile north of Perham on County Road 8

Sunday, June 21st

8am to noon Rotary Breakfast @ Lakes Café

ALL DAY Turtle Fest Softball Tournaments

ALL DAY 5th Annual Wood Bat Legion Baseball Tournament; 10am, Noon, 2pm & 4pm