Friday, June 23rd Events:
Medallion Hunt

Friday, June 23rd. . .

Clues:

  • First clue posts at noon on www.blaineparks.com and www.blainefestival.org.
  • Clues available at the Information Tent starting at 5:00 p.m.
  • Clues are also posted on Facebook and Twitter.
  • Second clue posts at 4:30 p.m.
  • Subsequent clues post daily at 10:00 a.m. until the medallion is found.

Sponsored by Financial ONE Credit Union

 

 

 

Craft Show/Business Vendor Fair
  • Friday, June 23rd – 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Location – On the Park Path
  • Check out all the crafter and business vendor booths.

Civic Tent
  • Friday, June 23rd – 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Location: On the Park Path near the East Pavilion
  • Stop in and find out about local non-profit organizations.

Wheel of Fortune

Back for 2017. . .

Spin the

Wheel of Fortune

  • Friday, June 23rd: 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Location: In the Civic Tent
  • Check out local Non-Profit Organizations and Spin the Wheel!
  • Win a Prize!

Sponsored by Royal Credit Union

 

 

Carnival
  • Friday, June 23rd – 5:00 p.m. to Midnight
  • Location: at the Carnival Corner
  • Join in the fun with the WM. Purdy Carnival!

Photo Booth

Take a Selfie at the Blaine Festival!

Located next to the Karaoke Stage.

Get your friends together and grab a moustache, hat or whatever and get your picture taken at the Photo Booth using your camera.

Hours:

  • Friday, June 23rd 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, June 24th 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, June 25th 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

 

Petting Zoo

Check out the Petting Zoo at 2017 Blaine Festival!

  • Friday, June 23rd – 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, June 24th – 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, June 25th – 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Location: PZ Circle

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Sponsored by Wings Financial Credit Union

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9 Square in the Air

Grab your friends for a game of. . .

9 Square in the Air

  • Friday, June 23rd – 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Location: Kids Korner Lawn
  • Check out the game ball at the Information Tent.  The Information Tent is located adjacent to the “Big Top”.

Sponsored by Blaine Park & Rec. Dept.

Youth Karaoke Finals

Youth Karaoke Contest Finals

  • Friday, June 23rd – 5:00 p.m.
  • Location: Karaoke Stage under the “Big Top”
  • Come and watch the talent of the young singers!

Sponsored by Blainbrook Bowl, Ole Piper Inn & Sgt. John Rice VFW.

Oreo Stacking Contest

Hey Kids. . .

3rd Annual Oreo Stacking Contest!

Friday, June 23rd – 5:30 p.m.

Registration starts at 5:00 p.m. or Register online – Click Here!

Location: Under the Kids Korner Canopy

How high can you stack your oreos??

You could win prizes!!

  • Click Here for Oreo Contest Rules.
  • Click Here for Printable Flyer.

Sponsored by Target of Blaine

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Performance: nMotion Dance Center

Check out the Dance Performances. . .

Friday, June 24th

  • 6:00 p.m.
  • 8:00 p.m.

The nMotion Dance Center will be doing two performances at the West Pavilion.

Demonstration: Blaine K9

Friday, June 23rd – 6:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Location: Water Tower Plaza

Join us for a demonstration by the Blaine Police K9 Unit.

Coconut Kevin's Beach Party

For kids and adults. . .

Coconut Kevin’s Beach Party!

Friday, June 23rd at 7:00 p.m.

at the Magician’s Stage

Join Coconut Kevin for some Hawaiian fun!

Yes, you too can hula!!

 

Live Music: The Dweebs

Friday, June 23rd – 8:00 p.m. to midnight

Under the “Big Top”

The Dweebs

Saturday, June 24th Events:
Softball Tournament

Softball Tournament

Time: 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Location: Airport Park & Aquatore Park

Men’s and Women’s divisions

Sponsored by the Minnesota Recreation and Park Association.

Craft Show/Business Vendor Fair

Saturday, June 24th – 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Location – On the Park Path

Check out all the crafter and business vendor booths.

Civic Tent

Saturday, June 24th – 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Location: On the Park Path near the East Pavilion

Stop in and find out about local non-profit organizations.

Wheel of Fortune

Back for 2017. . .

Spin the

Wheel of Fortune

  • Saturday, June 24th – 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Location: In the Civic Tent
  • Check out local Non-Profit Organizations and Spin the Wheel!
  • Win a Prize!

Sponsored by Royal Credit Union

 

Carnival

Saturday, June 24th – 10:00 a.m. to Midnight

Location: at the Carnival Corner

Join in the fun with the WM. Purdy Carnival!

 

Photo Booth

Take a Selfie at the Blaine Festival!

Located next to the Karaoke Stage.

Get your friends together and grab a moustache, hat or whatever and get your picture taken at the Photo Booth using your camera.

Hours:

  • Friday, June 23rd 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, June 24th 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, June 25th 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

 

Petting Zoo

Check out the Petting Zoo at 2017 Blaine Festival!

  • Friday, June 23rd – 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, June 24th – 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, June 25th – 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Location: PZ Circle

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Sponsored by Wings Financial Credit Union

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9 Square in the Air

Grab your friends for a game of. . .

9 Square in the Air

  • Saturday, June 24th – 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Location: Kids Korner Lawn
  • Check out the game ball at the Information Tent.  The Information Tent is located adjacent to the “Big Top”.

Sponsored by Blaine Park & Rec. Dept.

Kids Mania: Jump Around Dance Party

Hey Kids. . .

Get your “dance on” at the Magician’s Stage

Saturday June 24th Performances:

  • Noon to 2:30 p.m.
  • 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Sunday June 25th Performances:

  • 10:00 a.m. to Noon
  • 1:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
  • 2:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

 

Kids Korner Games

Saturday, June 24th – 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Location: Under the Kids Korner Canopy

Sponsored by CorTrust Bank.

St. Paul Mounted Patrol

Saturday, June 24th

  • 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Location: Kids Korner Lawn

Join the St. Paul Mounted Patrol as they show us how their patrol works.

Sponsored by the St. Paul Mounted Patrol.

 

Demonstration: B/SLP/MV Fire Dept. Drone

Saturday, June 24th

  • 2:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
  • 4:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

“New” Location: Central Ave. between the Information Tent & the Petting Zoo

Sponsored by the Blaine/Spring Lake Park/Mounds View Fire Dept.

 

"New" - The House That Jim Built

Hey Kids. . . try your hand at putting out a fire at “The House That Jim Built”

Saturday, June 24th – 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Location: Near the Water Tower Plaza

While you’re watching. . . check out the Fire Truck!

Sponsored by the Blaine/Spring Lake Park/Mounds View Fire Dept.

Halls of Magic: Magic Shows

Back by popular demand. . . Halls of Magic presents. . .

Kids Mania Magic Show

  • Saturday, June 24th – 2:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, June 25th – Noon

Extreme Magic

  • Saturday, June 24th – 5:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, June 25th – 1:30 p.m.

Magic Maniac

  • Saturday, June 24th – 7:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, June 25th – 3:00 p.m.

 

Live Music: The Shane Martin Band

Street Dance under the “Big Top”

The Shane Martin Band

Saturday, June 24th

  • 2:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Fire Fighter Challenge

Saturday, June 24th – 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Put on the gear and try your skills at the. . .

Fire Fighter Challenge

Location: Kids Korner Lawn

  • Cones
  • Tunnel
  • Hose Pull
  • Plus More

Sponsored by the Blaine/Spring Lake Park/Mounds View Fire Dept.

 

 

Performance: Jawaahir Middle Eastern Dance

Check out the Middle Eastern Dancers. . .

Saturday, June 24th

  • 4:00 p.m.

Under the East Pavilion

Sponsored by Jawaahir Dance Center

Performance: River City Cloggers

Check this out. . .

Catch the River City Cloggers performances at the Blaine Festival

Saturday, June 24th

  • 5:00 p.m.
  • 7:00 p.m.

Under the East Pavilion

 

 

Bald Eagle Program

Saturday, June 24th

5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Located at the West Pavilion

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Join us for the U of MN Bald Eagle Program. . . 

See & learn about the Bald Eagle and three additional raptors such as an Owl, a Hawk and a Falcon.

 

 

Open Karaoke

Open Karaoke

Saturday, June 24th – 6:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Like to sing. . . Here’s your chance!

Location: Karaoke Stage under the “Big Top”

Sponsored by Sundown Karaoke.

Demonstration: MN School of Music

Saturday, June 24th – 8:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Location: East Pavilion

Check out the Minnesota School of Music Demonstration

Live Music: Johnny Holm Band

Back AGAIN by popular demand!!

The Johnny Holm Band

Saturday, June 24th

  • 8:00 p.m. to Midnight

Catch Johnny Holm rocking the house!!

 

Sunday, June 25th Events:
Softball Tournament

Softball Tournament

Time: 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Location: Airport Park & Aquatore Park

Men’s and Women’s divisions

Sponsored by the Minnesota Recreation and Park Association.

Car Show

New Location!

Blaine Festival Car Show

Benefitting Cruise for the Troops

Sunday, June 25th

10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Northtown Mall (near Cub Foods)

Printable Flyer and Registration coming soon.

Sponsored by Northtown Mall.

 

Craft Show/Business Vendor Fair

Sunday, June 25th – 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Location – On the Park Path

Check out all the crafter and business vendor booths.

Civic Tent

Civic Tent

Sunday, June 25th – 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Location: On the Park Path near the East Pavilion

Stop in and find out about local non-profit organizations.

Wheel of Fortune

Back for 2017. . .

Spin the

Wheel of Fortune

  • Sunday, June 25th – 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Location: In the Civic Tent
  • Check out local Non-Profit Organizations and Spin the Wheel!
  • Win a Prize!

Sponsored by Royal Credit Union

 

 

 

Carnival

Sunday, June 25th – 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Location: at the Carnival Corner

Join in the fun with the WM. Purdy Carnival!

 

Photo Booth

Take a Selfie at the Blaine Festival!

Located next to the Karaoke Stage.

Get your friends together and grab a moustache, hat or whatever and get your picture taken at the Photo Booth using your camera.

Hours:

  • Friday, June 23rd 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, June 24th 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, June 25th 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

 

Petting Zoo

Check out the Petting Zoo at 2017 Blaine Festival!

  • Friday, June 23rd – 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, June 24th – 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, June 25th – 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Location: PZ Circle

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Sponsored by Wings Financial Credit Union

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9 Square in the Air

Grab your friends for a game of. . .

9 Square in the Air

  • Sunday, June 25th – 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Location: Kids Korner Lawn
  • Check out the game ball at the Information Tent.  The Information Tent is located adjacent to the “Big Top”.

Sponsored by Blaine Park & Rec. Dept.

"New" Zentangle Class

Zentangle

Sunday, June 25th – 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Location: West Pavilion

Hands on. . . you too can draw this exciting new art form.

  • Class supplies provided.
  • Space is limited.
  • On line registration coming soon

Check out this YouTube video on Zentangle:

Be sure to sign up for this fun class!

Kids Mania: Jump Around Dance Party

Hey Kids. . .

Get your “dance on” at the Magician’s Stage

Saturday June 24th Performances:

  • Noon to 2:30 p.m.
  • 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Sunday June 25th Performances:

  • 10:00 a.m. to Noon
  • 1:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
  • 2:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

 

"Not So" Ugly Dog Contest

Bring your pets to the. . .

“Not So” Ugly Dog Contest

Sunday, June 25th – 10:00 a.m.

Open to Kids & Adults!

Registration starts at 9:30 a.m. the day of or register on line.

Sponsored by Advanced Veterinary Care.

Electric Safety Trailer Demos

Sunday, June 25th

10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Located on the Kids Korner Lawn.

Stop by & watch the Connexus Electric Safety Trailer Demonstrations.

Kids will receive a “hard” hat.

Sponsored by Connexus Energy.

 

RAD Zoo

The RAD Zoo

Sunday, June 25th

10:00 a.m.

Come to the 2017 Blaine Festival & Experience the RAD Zoo!!

You’ll see turtles, lizards, snakes and a small alligator

Printable flyer coming soon

Special Presentation at Noon on Sunday, June 25th

Adult Karaoke Finals

Adult Karaoke Contest Finals

Sunday, June 25th – 10:00 a.m.

Location: Karaoke Stage under the “Big Top”

Come and watch the local talent!

Sponsored by Blainbrook Bowl, Ole Piper Inn & Sgt. John Rice VFW.

Bag Tournament

16 Team Double Elimination Bag Tournament

Sunday, June 25th – bags fly at 11:30 a.m.

Location: Near the Band Stage at the “Big Top”

Kid Power Pedal Tractor Pull

Sunday, June 25th

Noon to 2:00 p.m.

Kid Power Pedal Tractor Pull

Registration Starts at 11:30 a.m. or register online – Click Here!

New Location: on the street between the Petting Zoo and the Information Tent!

  • Ages 4 to 11
  • 8 Classes
  • 3 Trophies per Age Group
  • Ribbons to Each Child participating

 

Halls of Magic: Magic Shows

Back by popular demand. . . Halls of Magic presents. . .

Kids Mania Magic Show

  • Saturday, June 24th – 2:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, June 25th – Noon

Extreme Magic

  • Saturday, June 24th – 5:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, June 25th – 1:30 p.m.

Magic Maniac

  • Saturday, June 24th – 7:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, June 25th – 3:00 p.m.

 

Open Karaoke

Open Karaoke

Sunday, June 25th – Noon to 1:00 p.m.

Like to sing. . . Here’s your chance!

Location: Karaoke Stage under the “Big Top”

Sponsored by Sundown Karaoke.

Live Music: Mitch Gordon & The Unleaded Band

Sunday, June 25th

  • 1:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Enjoy the music of . . .

Mitch Gordon & the Unleaded Band

Under the “Big Top”

 

 

 

Performance: Arabesque Dance
Check out the Arabesque Dance Performance. . .

Sunday, June 25th

  • 4:00 p.m.

Under the East Pavilion