Events

Independence Day Celebration

When: Wednesday, Jul 3, 2013
Time:  5:00 - 11:00 PM

Food

The Food Court offers a nice variety of food choices sure to please everyone!

  • The Food Court opens at 5pm, featuring items from:
    • Pizza Ranch -Sheldon (PIZZA & CACTUS BREAD)
    • HyVee -Sheldon (BURGER BARN & WALKING TACOS)
    • Kelly’s Catering -Hospers (BBQ PORK SANDWICHES, TAVERNS, CHICKEN STRIPS, BAKED BEANS, COLESLAW & CHIPS)
    • Subway -Sheldon (SUBS, CHIPS & COOKIES)
  • Extra seating, including under the big tent.
  • Hydration Stations will be located throughout campus, offering water & soda.
  • A percentage of all sales will be donated to Village Northwest to help pay for the evening’s fireworks.
  • Your support is very much appreciated!

Music

Casey Muessigmann will take the stage at approximately 6:45 pm, following the Bill Riley Talent Search!Musical entertainment will begin at 5:30 pm!

  • Bill Riley Talent Search - Young people from various age groups will compete in this qualifying event, and the winners from each category will advance to the Bill Riley Talent Search Contest at the Iowa State Fair.
  • Casey Muesiggmann - Headlining the evening’s entertainment will be Casey Muessigmann from season 3 of “The Voice.”
  • Muessigmann impressed the judges on the hit TV show last fall by singing “Sweet Home Alabama” and joining Team Blake, and recently released a single called “Maybe.”
  • Casey will take the stage at approximately 6:45pm.
  • Check out Casey's website: http://about.me/caseymuessigmann

Fun

We’ve got fun activities for kids of all ages, beginning at 5:30pm!

  • Kids : petting zoo, carnival booths, fire truck rides, face painting, horse drawn wagon rides, balloon artist, ferris wheel, jumping castle, kiddie train rides, and more.
  • Teens : Bungee Run, Velcro Wall, Skee Ball, Village Fear Factor (at 5:30 pm), dunking booth, water wars, etc.
  • Everyone : ice cream parlor (in the air conditioned gym), musical entertainment, and more.

Fireworks

The evening will be topped off with a spectacular fireworks display at approximately 10pm!

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