Festival Ironwood 

Festival Ironwood 2017

 

 

FESTIVAL IRONWOOD 2017 CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Special welcome to all class reunion participants

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.         Ironwood Area Schools, free lunch under the pavilion: ages up to 18 years old.

5:00 to 10:00 p.m.                   Free admission to “An Evening of Bluegrass,” live music under the Big Top by UpNorth Connection. Beer and brats organized by the Ironwood/Hurley Rotary Club

6:00 p.m.                                 Fun Castle Moonwalk Jumper, Depot Park

6:00 p.m.                                 Fat Tire Club Ride, start from Depot Park

10:00 p.m.                              Daily 50/50 Raffle Drawing    

Thursday, July 20, 2017

11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.           Salad Luncheon, Salem Lutheran Church, 333 E. Aurora Street, Ironwood

11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.         Ironwood Area Schools, free lunch under the Depot Park Pavilion, ages up to 18 years old.

4:00 p.m.                                 Festival Ironwood Opening Ceremonies and Blessing, organized by the Ironwood American Legion Post #5

4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.             Free admission to “Polka Fest,” live polka music under the Big Top with Richie Yurkovich and Polkaroity.   DJ Music by Todd Haegar throughout the day.

4:00 p.m.                                 Yooper Style Wood Fire Grilled Chicken Feed, organized by Friends of Festival Ironwood

4:15 p.m.                                 World’s Largest Duck Pick, organized by Friends of Festival Ironwood

4:15 p.m.                                 Fun Castle Moonwalk Jumper

6:00 p.m.                                 Company B(-), 107th Combat Engineers reunion, under the Big Top

6:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.           Ironwood Chamber of Commerce Dart Tournament (18 & older), Depot Atrium

8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.           Free admission, music by Vanderhagen Ray under the Big Top.

8:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.           Free admission Teen Dance under the Depot Park Pavilion, with music by Magnum Entertainment.

10:00 p.m.                              Daily 50/50 Raffle Drawing

Friday, July 21, 2017            

10:00 a.m.                               World’s Largest Duck Pick, organized by Friends of Festival Ironwood

10:00 a.m.                               H.O.P.E Animals at Depot Park

10:00 a.m.                               Fun Castle Moonwalk Jumper

10:00 a.m.                               Hidden Acres Pony Rides & Petting Zoo

10:00 a.m.                               Range Art Association Master’s Art Show at the Ironwood Memorial Building Auditorium (art drop off dates, July 19 and 20)

10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.           Trout Pond:  Catch and release or have your fish cleaned on site

10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.           Kids Activity Day

10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.           D.A.P. Festival Art Tour; maps at the Downtown Art Place (Aurora Street)

11:00 a.m. to Noon                 11:00 a.m. Kids Karate; 12:00 p.m. Adult Karate, by the Karate Institute

11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.           Fun E Business, with Twinklz face painting & Happy Daze/Slow Poke Da Clown

12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.           Trike & Bike Kids Show, organized by Ironwood Public Safety Department

1:00 p.m.                                 Kids Woodchip Scramble under the Pavilion, sponsored by Woodtech Builders

1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.             Pies & Pipes Social, Wesley United Methodist Church, 500 E. McLeod Avenue, Pies & pie eating, 1:00 – 3:00; “Hymns and Hers” on the 3/23 Moller Pipe Organ by Michael Meyer: 2:30-3:00 p.m.

2:00 p.m.                                 Sand Castle Building at the Depot park volleyball court

2:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.           Free admission:  Live Music Under the Big Top:  Dorothy and The Boys (1:30-3:30 p.m.); Red Higgins & Yankee Train (5:30-8:15 p.m.); Uncle Fester (8:30-11:30)

3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.             Ironwood Farmer’s Market at Lahti’s Parking Lot, corner of Lowell and Aurora Streets

4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.             Bethany Ann Hellen Studios Dance Showcase, under the Big Top

4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.             Fish Fry at the Big Top, sponsored by the Knights of Columbus

5:30 p.m.                                 Friends of Festival Ironwood Bean Bag Toss Tournament (age 18 and older), Depot Park central area

11:00 p.m.                               Daily 50/50 Raffle Drawing

Saturday, July 22, 2017       

7:00 a.m.                                 Walk, Run and Roll, check-in under the Big Top begins at 7:00 a.m.; sponsored by Aspirus Grand View Health System  Click here for registration form.

8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.           Big Top Pancake Breakfast, organized by Knights of Columbus

8:00 a.m.                                 Arts and Craft Show Registration, Depot park

8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.           Old Depot Car Show registration, Vintage Snowmobiles, and Tired Iron Club

8:15 a.m.                                 Honor Guard: “Star Spangled Banner” Ceremony, organized by the American Legion Post #5, on Lowell Street by Depot Park

8:30 a.m.                                 Walk, Run and Roll begins from the Big Top

9:00 a.m.                                 Volleyball Tournament, Depot Park Volleyball Court

9:00 a.m.                                 Outdoor Pool Tournament, Depot Atrium; pre-registration by Wednesday:  Gary Ryskewecz—932-0625

9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.             Old Depot Car Show, Vintage Snowmobiles, and the Tired Iron Club

9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.             Downtown Art Place Silent Auction Fundraiser at Cold Iron Brewing Co; Winning Bids announced at 5::00 p.m.

10:00                                       Range Art Association Master’s Art Show at the Ironwood Memorial Building Auditorium

10:00 a.m.                               World’s Largest Duck Pick, organized by Friends of Festival Ironwood

10:00 a.m.                               Fun Castle Moonwalk Jumper

10:00 a.m.                               H.O.P.E Animals at Depot Park

10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.          Hidden Acres Pony Rides & Petting Zoo

10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.           D.A.P. Festival Art Tour; maps at the Downtown Art Place, Aurora Street

10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.           Arts and Crafts Show and Sale, central area of Depot Park, organized by the Ironwood American Legion Auxiliary

11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.           Fun E Business, featuring Twinklz face painting and Happy Daze/Slow Poke Da Clown

11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.           Open Stage, free live entertainment under The Big Top:  Ranch Boys,11:00 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., Gogebic Range Band, 12:15 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., Ironwood Dance Company, 1:30 p.m. to 2:45 p.m.

11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.           Strawberry Social (under the pavilion), organized by Ironwood Business and Professional Women

3:00 p.m.                                 Old Depot Car Show Trophy Presentation

3:00 p.m.                                 Leonard Street Reunion

4:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.            DJ Music under The Big Top, Todd Haegar

5:00 p.m.                                 Old Depot Car Show Cruise on Wheels line up, gather at the Depot

6:00 p.m.                                 Old Depot Car Show Cruise on Wheels begins

8:00 p.m. to Midnight              Live music under the Big Top:  XTRA, free admission

11:00 p.m.                               50/50 Raffle Drawing

Sunday, 23 July

10:00                                       Range Art Association Master’s Art Show at the Ironwood Memorial Building

10:30 – 11:30                          Church Service, Range Community Bible Church

12:00 – 4:00 pm                      Range Fest, sponsored by Range Community Bible Church, Hurley, WI

For more information, contact any of the following phone numbers:

(906) 932-1122 Ironwood Chamber of Commerce;

(906) 932-4850, (906) 364-4316, Keith J.;

(906)-364-5672, Will C.