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Brandon Summer Fest set
Alexandria Minnesota 225 7th Ave E
P.O. Box 549
56308

With a car show, parade, street dance, kids’ activities and plenty of food, the Brandon Summer Fest is an event people of all ages will enjoy.

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The event will take place Wednesday, July 30 through Sunday, August 3. Following is a list of activities:

WEDNESDAY, JULY 30

5 p.m. Pork chop supper by Brandon Community Club at Lions Park.

6-9 p.m. Live music by Blonde and the Bohunk at Lions Park.

Beer garden by Brandon Liquor Store.

THURSDAY, JULY 31

6:30-8 p.m. Vintage Car Club Car Show on Main Street. Others welcome to show off their collectible cars. Ice cream will be served.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 1

5 p.m. Registration for Brandon Fin and Feather 64-team bean bag tournament at Lions Park. In case of rain, event will be moved to City Auditorium. Tournament begins at 6 p.m.

Beer garden by Brandon Liquor Store.

Concessions will be sold by Brandon Fin and Feather

SATURDAY, AUGUST 2

7:15-7:55 a.m. Registration for 5K run/walk and 1K kids’ fun run. at Gardonville back parking lot.

8 a.m. 5K run/walk and 1K kids’ fun run for ages 12 and younger. Register at www.b-e.k12.mn.us

9 a.m.-3 p.m. Craft show and quilt display at City Auditorium. Lunch available by Moe 4-H Club.

9 a.m.-3 p.m. Brandon History Center open at City Auditorium. Gabe Pipo book signing from 1-2 p.m.

10:30 a.m. Kiddie parade line up at 103 Third Street East. Kiddie parade starts at 10:45.

11 a.m. Annual Grand Parade. Grand Marshals: Brandon Fire Department.

11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Salad luncheon at Grace Church.

Men’s softball and ladies’ sand volleyball tournaments at the ball parks. Concessions at ball park by the Junior Class. Serving sloppy joes, taco in a bag, hot dogs, chips, candy bars, snow cones, ice cream bars, pop and water.

1:30 p.m. Official Kids’ Pedal Tractor Pull at corner of Nelson and Front Street. Concessions by Relay For Life team.

1-4 p.m. Balloon water wars at City Park on Front Street.

1-4 p.m. Inflatables for kids at City Park on Front Street.

2-5 p.m. Brandon Lions Club hosts “Come and Go” open Bingo at Lions Park.

5-7 p.m. Brandon Lions fish fry at Lions Park. Viking Sportsmen’s Club of Alexandria will fry the fish. Bring used eye glasses and hearing aids for Lions collection box.

7 p.m. Lions annual raffle drawing at Lions park. Grand prize: $500.

8:30 p.m.-closing at Brandon City Shop: Brandon Community Club Food Stand serving during Street Dance.

9 p.m.-1 a.m. Annual Brandon Firemen’s Street Dance by City Auditorium. Music by 8th Hour.

10 p.m. Brandon Fin and Feather raffle drawing during Street Dance. Purchase tickets by calling (320) 491-1198. First prize: Polaris Sportsman 400cc 4-Wheeler.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 3

8 a.m.-noon Men’s Round Table of Brandon breakfast at St. Ann’s Church.

Attend church of your choice for morning worship.

Resume play at men’s softball and ladies’ sand volleyball tournaments.

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