Thursday Events: 6/25/19

Family Night Festival Kick-Off

  • 5:00 p.m. –  $1.00 Carnival Ride Night  ($$) with WM. Purdy Amusement Attractions at Carnival Corner
  • 5:00 p .m.Band Stage & Big Top Tent
  • 5:00 p.m. – Food Concessions ($$) on the Food Court
  • 5:00 p.m. – Information Tent adjacent to the Big Top Tent area
  • 5:00 p.m. – First Aid at the Ambulance near the Information Tent
  • 6:20 p.m. – Street DanceThe Covers under the Big Top Tent
Printable Full Schedule of Events

Check back here closer to the festival dates for a printable schedule of events and map of the festival grounds.

Friday Events: 6/26/19
  • Noon – Medallion Hunt – 1st clue posted on https://twitter.com/BlaineParksMN – sponsored by Financial ONE Credit Union – clues available at the Information Tent after 5:00 p.m. starting on Friday
  • 5:00 p.m. – “Back for 2020”  FREE Off-Site Parking & Shuttle Service from Westwood Middle School – 711 91st Ave. NE, Blaine, MN 55434 (1.5 miles: Cloverleaf Parkway to Polk St. NE to 91st Ave. NE.) Buses run every 15 minutes.
  • 5:00 p.m. – Honor Guard & Flag Raising Official Opening of the 2019 Festival honoring Military Night in the Civic Tent. The Blaine VFW Color Guard will march down the Park Path west to east with the BHS Band. Flag Raising on the SBM Ladder Truck to the Star Spangled Banner by the BHS Choir followed by a few words from local officials on Central/Ulysses St. sponsored by SBM Fire Dept., Sgt. John Rice VFW & Blaine High School Choir & Blaine High School Band
  • 5:00 p.m. – Craft Show & Business Vendor Fair ($$) on the Park Path
  • 5:00 p.m. – Military Night in the Civic Tent on the Park Path 
  • 5:00 p.m. – Plinko in the Civic Tent on the Park Path sponsored by Devo Fitness
  • 5:00 p.m. – Carnival Rides & Food, Games & Fun ($$) with WM Purdy Amusement Attractions
  • 5:00 p.m. – Photo Booth & Photo Frames near the Information Tent
  • 5:00 p.m. – Food Concessions ($$) on the Food Court
  • 5:00 p.m. – Band Stage & Big Top Tent
  • 5:00 p.m. – Refreshment Garden ($$) near the Big Top Tent serving your favorite beer, wine & alcohol from Maxx Bar & Grill
  • 5:00 p.m. – Rock On Blaine Festival – Find a Painted Rock at Aquatore Park – Take a Selfie with the Painted Rock you found – Post your Selfie to Instagram with the hashtag #BlaineFestival2020 – Go to the Information Tent & Show off your Selfie with the Painted Rock & Get a Prize – Must collect Prize before Sunday, June 28th at 4:00 p.m. – AND get an Entry in the Grand Prize Drawing – Grand Prize Drawing at 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, June 28th.  Wanna keep the Painted Rock – Please feel FREE to do so. Sponsored by Associated Exteriors
  • 5:00 p.m. – Petting Zoo on the South Lawn 
  • 5:00 p.m. – East Demonstration/Performance Pavilion near the east end of the Park Path 
  • 5:00 p.m. – West Demonstration/Performance Pavilion near the west end of the Park Path 
  • 5:00 p.m.- Information Tent adjacent to the Big Top Tent area
  • 5:00 p.m. – First Aid at the Ambulance near the Information Tent
  • 5:00 p.m. – Bleachers throughout the park sponsored by Signs Now of Blaine
  • 5:00 p.m. – Kids Korner Canopy near the Magician Stage 
  • 5:00 p.m. – Champions Dream Dunk Tank Fundraiser ($$) on the North Lawn sponsored by World Taekwondo Academy
  • 5:00 p.m. – Scouting Corner – check out the Archery Range & 2-man tents on the North Lawn sponsored by Three Rivers Scouting & Northern Star Scouting
  • 5:00 p.m. – Street Curling sponsored by Four Seasons Curling Club
  • 5:30 p.m. – Performance: n’Motion Dance under the East Pavilion sponsored by n’Motion Dance Center
  • 5:30 p.m. – Street Dance: Neal Elder Music under the Big Top Tent
  • 6:00 p.m. – Demonstration: Taekwondo under the West Pavilion sponsored by World Taekwondo Academy
  • 6:00 p.m.ACHS Jell-O Derby Fundraiser ($$) under the West Pavilion sponsored by the Anoka County Historical Society
  • 6:30 p.m. – Demonstration: Blaine K9 Unit on the South Lawn sponsored by Blaine Public Safety Association & Blaine K9 Unit
  • 7:00 p.m. – Coconut Kevin’s Beach Party (for kids & adults) on the Magician’s Stage sponsored by All Auto Glass
  • 7:30 p.m. – Performance: n’Motion Dance under the East Pavilion sponsored by n’Motion Dance Center
  • 7:30 p.m. – Performance: Blaine High School Cheerleaders on the South Lawn sponsored by BHS Cheerleaders
  • 8:00 p.m. – “NEW” ACHS Jell-O Derby Fundraiser ($$) under the West Pavilion sponsored by the Anoka County Historical Society
  • 8:00 p.m. – Street Dance: The Johnny Holm Band under the Big Top Tent
Saturday Events: 6/27/19
  • 10:00 a.m. – Craft Show & Business Vendor Fair ($$) on the Park Path
  • 10:00 a.m. – Non-Profit Day in the Civic Tent sponsored by Border State Bank
  • 10:00 a.m. – Plinko in the Civic Tent sponsored by Devo Fitness
  • 10:00 a.m. – Carnival Rides & Food, Games & Fun ($$)with WM Purdy Amusement Attractions
  • 10:00 a.m. – Photo Booth & Photo Frames near the Information Tent 
  • 10:00 a.m. – Food Concessions ($$) on the Food Court
  • 10:00 a.m. – Band Stage & Big Top Tent
  • 10:00 a.m. – Refreshment Garden ($$) near the Big Top Tent serving your favorite beer, wine & alcohol from Maxx Bar & Grill
  • 10:00 a.m. – Rock On Blaine Festival – Find a Painted Rock at Aquatore Park – Take a Selfie with the Painted Rock you found – Post your Selfie to Instagram with the hashtag #BlaineFestival2020 – Go to the Information Tent & Show off your Selfie with the Painted Rock & Get a Prize – Must collect Prize before Sunday, June 28th at 4:00 p.m. – AND get an Entry in the Grand Prize Drawing – Grand Prize Drawing at 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, June 28th.  Wanna keep the Painted Rock – Please feel FREE to do so sponsored by Associated Exteriors
  • 10:00 a.m. – Petting Zoo on the South Lawn
  • 10:00 a.m. – East Demonstration/Performance Pavilion near the east end of the Park Path
  • 10:00 a.m. – West Demonstration/Performance Pavilion near the west end of the Park Path 
  • 10:00 a.m. – Information Tent adjacent to the Big Top Tent area
  • 10.00 a.m. – First Aid at the Ambulance near the Information Tent
  • 10:00 a.m. – Bleachers throughout the Park sponsored by Signs Now of Blaine
  • 10:00 a.m. – Kids Korner Canopy near the Magician Stage
  • 10:00 a.m. – Champions Dream Dunk Tank Fundraiser ($$) on the North Lawn sponsored by World Taekwondo Academy
  • 10:00 a.m. – Scouting Corner – check out the Archery Range & 2-man tents on the North Lawn – sponsored by Three Rivers Scouting & North Star Scouting
  • 10:00 a.m. – Basketball Fundamentals, Hot Shot & Half-Court Events at the Basketball Court just south of the West Pavilion sponsored by Blaine Girls Basketball – High School & Youth
  • Noon – “Back for 2020” FREE Off-Site Parking & Shuttle Service from Westwood Middle School – 711 91st Ave. NE, Blaine, MN 55434 (1.5 miles: Cloverleaf Parkway to Polk St. NE to 91st Ave. NE.) Buses run every 15 minutes.
  • Noon – Street Curling sponsored by Four Seasons Curling Club
  • Noon – Parade — Same parade route as 2019 —
  • Noon – Street Dance: Heartless – a Heart Tribute Band under the Big Top Tent
  • Noon – Kids Mania: Jump Around Dance Party at the Magician’s Stage
  • 2:00 p.m. – Kids Korner Games under the Kids Korner Canopy
  • 2:00 p.m. – Performance: River City Dancing under the West Pavilion by River City Cloggers
  • 2:30 p.m. – Demonstration/Class: Taekwondo under the East Pavilion sponsored by Kim’s Taekwondo Center
  • 2:30 p.m. – Demonstration: Blaine K9 Unit on the South Lawn sponsored by Blaine Public Safety Association & Blaine K9 Unit
  • 2:30 p.m. – Displays: Fire Vehicles & Police Cruiser on Central near the North Lawn sponsored by Blaine Police Dept. & SBM Fire Dept.
  • 2:30 p.m. – Halls of Magic: Kids Mania Magic Show at the Magician’s Stage
  • 2:30 p.m. – Fire-Fighter Challenge on the North Lawn sponsored by SBM Fire Dept.
  • 3:00 p.m. – Interactive Performance: Square Dancing with the Hot Foot Stompers under the West Pavilion – learn a few square dance steps
  • 3:00 p.m. – Street Dance: The Crown Jewels – a Queen Tribute Band under the Big Top Tent
  • 3:30 p.m. – “NEW” Interactive Performance: Line Dancing under the East Pavilion – learn a few dance steps – with the Back Road Kickers & Black Labels Dance Team
  • 3:30 p.m. – Kids Mania: Jump Around Dance Party at the Magician’s Stage
  • 4:00 p.m. – Performance: River City Dancing under the West Pavilion by the River City Cloggers
  • 4:30 p.m. – Performance: Middle Eastern Dance under the East Pavilion sponsored by Jawaahir Dance Company
  • 4:30 p.m. – Halls of Magic: Extreme Magic at the Magician’s Stage
  • 5:00 p.m. – Raptor Center Bald Eagle Program under the West Pavilion
  • 5:30 p.m. – “NEW” Interactive Performance: Line Dancing under the East Pavilion – learn a few dance steps with the Back Road Kickers & Black Labels Dance Team
  • 5:30 p.m. – Kids Mania: Jump Around Dance Party at the Magician’s Stage
  • 6:30 p.m. – Performance: Bits from Man of La Mancha under the East Pavilion sponsored by Mounds View Community Theatre
  • 6:30 p.m. – Halls of Magic: Magic Maniac on the Magician’s Stage
  • 8:00 p.m. – Street Dance: The Rolling Stoners a Rolling Stones Tribute Band under the Big Top Tent
  • 10:00 p.m.Street Dance: Free Fallin – a Tom Petty Tribute Band  under the Big Top Tent

Sunday Events: 6/28/19
  • 10:00 a.m. – Car Show at Northtown Mall – benefiting Invisible Wounds Project sponsored by Northtown Mall 
  • 10:00 a.m. – Craft Show & Business Vendor Fair ($$) on the Park Path
  • 10:00 a.m. – Manufacturing, Trades & Education Day & Career Fair in the Civic Tent
  • 10:00 a.m. – Plinko in the Civic Tent sponsored by Devo Fitness
  • 10:00 a.m. – Carnival Rides & Food, Games & Fun ($$) with WM Purdy Amusement Attractions
  • 10:00 a.m. – Photo Booth & Photo Frames near the Information Tent
  • 10:00 a.m. – Food Concessions ($$) on the Food Court
  • 10:00 a.m. – Band Stage & Big Top Tent
  • 10:00 a.m. – Refreshment Garden near the Big Top Tent serving your favorite beer, wine & alcohol from Maxx Bar & Grill ($$)
  • 10:00 a.m. – East Demonstration/Performance Pavilion near the east end of the Park Path
  • 10:00 a.m. – West Demonstration/Performance Pavilion near the west end of the Park Path
  • 10:00 a.m. – Information Tent adjacent to the Big Top Tent area
  • 10:00 a.m. – First Aid at the Ambulance near the Information Tent
  • 10:00 a.m. – Kids Korner Canopy near the Magician Stage
  • 10:00 a.m. – Bleachers throughout the Park sponsored by Signs Now
  • 10:00 a.m. – Champion’s Dream Dunk Tank Fundraiser ($$) on the North Lawn sponsored by World Taekwondo Academy
  • 10:00 a.m. – Kids Mania: Jump Around Dance Party  at the Magician’s Stage
  • 10:00 a.m. – Not So Ugly Dog Contest under the West Pavilion sponsored by Advanced Veterinary Care
  • 10:00 a.m. – Rock On Blaine Festival – Find a Painted Rock at Aquatore Park – Take a Selfie with the Painted Rock you found – Post your Selfie to Instagram with the hashtage: #BlaineFestival2020 – Go to the Information Tent & Show off your Selfie with the Painted Rock & Get a Prize – Must Collect Prize before Sunday, June 28th at 4:00 p.m. – And get an Entry in the Grand Prize Drawing – Grand Prize Drawing at 4:00 p .m. on Sunday, June 28th.  Wanna keep the Painted Rock – Please Feel FREE to do so – sponsored by Associated Exteriors
  • 10:00 a.m. – The RAD Zoo (reptile & amphibian discovery) under the Kids Korner Canopy
  • 10:00 a.m. – Scouting Corner – check out the Archery Range & the 2-man tents on the North Lawn sponsored by Three Rivers Scouting & Northern Star Scouting
  • 11:00 a.m. – Petting Zoo on the South Lawn
  • 11:00 a.m. – Demonstrations: Connexus Safety Trailer Electrical Demonstrations on Central near the East Pavilion by Connexus Energy
  • 11:30 a.m. – Bag Tournament ($$) adjacent to the Big Top Tent & Food Court 
  • 11:30 a.m. – Demonstration: The RAD Zoo under the Kids Korner Canopy
  • Noon – “Back for 2020” FREE Off-Site Parking & Shuttle Service from Westwood Middle School – 711 91st Ave. NE, Blaine, MN 55434 (1.5 miles: Cloverleaf Parkway to Polk St. NE to 91st Ave. NE.) Buses run every 15 minutes.
  • Noon – Street Curling sponsored by Four Seasons Curling Club
  • Noon – Kid Power Pedal Tractor Pull on Lincoln St. adjacent to the West Pavilion sponsored by PTL Tire
  • Noon – Street Dance: The Dirty Shorts Brass Band under the Big Top Tent
  • Noon – Halls of Magic: Kids Mania Magic Show on the Magician’s Stage
  • 1:00 p.m. – Kids Mania: Jump Around Dance Party at the Magician’s Stage
  • 1:00 p.m. – Demonstration: Freestyle Soccer – soccer tips & tricks by Jogabonito under the East Pavilion
  • 2:00 p.m. – Street Dance: University of MN Alumni Band under the Big Top Tent
  • 3:00 p.m. – Halls of Magic: Extreme Magic on the Magician’s Stage
  • 4:00 p.m. – Kids Mania: Jump Around Dance Party at the Magician’s Stage
  • 4:30 p.m. Interactive Performance – Square Dancing with the Hot Foot Stompers under the West Pavilion – learn a few square dance steps
  • 5:00 p.m.Halls of Magic: Magic Maniac Show on the Magician’s Stage
  • 5:00 p.m. – Performance: Blaine High School Band under the Big Top Tent sponsored by BHS Band Boosters