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Prairie Pioneer Days weekend schedule

The annual Prairie Pioneer Days festival is coming up July 14-16 in Morris. Here is the schedule of events:

Friday, July 14

10·6 Friends of the Morris Public Library Annual Book Sale

11·1:30 Willie's Famous Brat Stand-Willie's parking lot.

5:30·7 Community Supper sponsored by Morris Kiwanis-East Side Park

7 Morris Kiwanis Talent Show - East Side Park

Saturday, July 15

Throughout the day - Food and Craft Vendors in the Park, FREE train rides and inflatables for the kids

8 Prairie Pioneer-Marv Meyer Fun Run. 7-7:45 Check in at Morris Area Elementary School.

9 FREE Body Pump Class at the Regional Fitness Center

9-4 FREE Arnie's Antique Iron Museum - 18655 480th Ave. (Yankee Ridge Road)

10-3 FREE Stevens County Museum Exhibit with guided tours-116 West 6th St.

10-3 Car Show-sponsored by Heartland Motor Company at the corner of Hwy. 28 & Atlantic Ave.

10-5 Friends of the Morris Public Library Annual Book Sale

11 "Ride for a Cure" Motorcycle Run, registration form 10-11 at East Side Park

11-3 Stevens Community Humane Society Dunk Tank fundraiser

11:30 Willie's SuperValu Children's Medallion Hunt-Pomme de Terre Park

12-2 FREE Live Music- Lily Sombke Sponsored by Conway, Deuth & Schmiesing

12-4 FREE Old Fashioned Popcorn Stand Sponsored by Conway, Deuth & Schmiesing

1-4 Bingo at East Side Park

1:30 Bus leaves from East Side Park for tour of WCROC Horticulture Gardens

2 Bello Cucina Pasta Eating Contest

4-7 FREE Live Music- Middle Spunk Creek Boys sponsored by Superior Industries

5 RIB FEST public serving sponsored by Superior Industries

6 RIBFEST Awards & People's Choice Program

8-10 FREE Live Music-Sara Groves & Mallary Hope Sponsored by First Lutheran Church, Faith Lutheran Church, Church of the Assumption and Morris Tourism.

9 Live Music at the Met Lounge 26 East 6th St.

DUSK - Fireworks, sponsored by Morris Tourism Board and Morris Eagles - Fairgrounds

Sunday, July 16

8-1 Morris Firemen's Pancake Breakfast - Morris Fire Hall

11-5 FREE for the Kids! Train rides and inflatables; Food and Craft Vendors in the Park

12-3 Bingo- Morris Tiger Sharks-East Side Park

1 Circus Manduhai in East Side Park-NEW!

3 GRAND PARADE on 7th St. to California Ave. to 2nd St.

4:30 (After the Parade) 4th Annual Rubber Duck Derby, Silent Auction & Picnic Lunch, at the Courage Cottage-409 East 1st St.

4:30 Chamber Cash Drawing at the Park

4·8:30 Stevens County Museum Exhibit-116 West 6th St.

6:30 Museum Musical-Stevens County Museum-116 West 6th St.