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2014 Forada Days promises fun for all

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2014 Forada Days promises fun for all
Alexandria Minnesota 225 7th Ave E
P.O. Box 549
56308

Since 2003, residents from Forada and surrounding communities have come together in August to celebrate Forada Days.

This year, Forada Days will be held August 1-3. Following is the schedule of events:

FRIDAY, AUGUST 1

4 p.m. Golf scramble registration, tee off at 4:30. The Muddy Boot will provide a free juke box.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 2

7 a.m. Registration for 5K.

8 a.m. 5K run/ walk.

8 a.m.-4 p.m. Vendor fair, historical display and model railroad.

9 a.m. Schmidt’s kids pedal pull (sponsored by Cenex of Alexandria).

10:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m. and 2-4 p.m. Country Pleasures horse drawn wagon rides.

11 a.m.-3 p.m. Forada Lions meal.

1 p.m. Grand Parade. Grand marshals: Dale and Marlene Kluver.

2 p.m. Senior bingo, firemen water wars, Clueless the balloon twister, Bosek’s turtle races.

Performing after parade: Johari Dancers, Aces and Runestone Rockettes.

3-5 p.m. Pig races.

5-6 p.m. Dan Lee Hypnotist.

6 p.m. Forada Lions raffle drawing.

6:30 p.m.-1 a.m. The Haggard Boys, Dana and the Bottlerockets and Minimum Maintenance.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 3

8 a.m.-noon: First Responders homemade breakfast.

For more information regarding Forada Days and event registrations, visit www.foradadays.com

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