Day in the Park
4PeteSake’s 13th annual Day in the Park will be on August 20th., from 11am to 7pm at North Park in Spring Green. With music from local bands, food and drink from local vendors, kid’s activities, a silent auction and a raffle drawing, it will be another memorable day raising money for a great cause. Runners and walkers can start the day at 9 with the 4PeteSake 5K. Bikers will have their own ride starting at 10. Registration for both the Run/Walk and the Bike Ride starts at 8am on the day of the event. Tickets for this year’s raffle will be available at several area businesses, from any 4PeteSake committee member or on the day of the event.
RUN/WALK & BIKE
A 5k Run/Walk gets the day started at 9:00 a.m., with a 26k bike ride to follow at 10:30am. Day-of registration for both events begins at 8. The entrance fee for a single event is $20. $40 to participate in both. Questions about the Run/Walk can be directed to Cristin Lagerman at firstname.lastname@example.org. For questions about the bike ride, contact Tom Ringelstetter at email@example.com.
Please click here to download the 2017 Run/Walk/Bike Registration Form:
LIVE MUSIC AND ENTERTAINMENT
From 11 to 7, the 4PeteSake stage will be rockin’, rollin’, strummin’ and grooving’ with some of the area’s finest bands, including Bad Medicine featuring 4PeteSake namesake Peter Greenwood. Make sure to stick around for a swingin’ finale courtesy of the Solstice Jazz Band. The lineup (subject to change):
11:00-11:45 The Pandemics
11:45-12:30 Don Greenwood
12:30-1:15 For Mike
1:15-1:45 The Driftless Bottom Feeders
1:45-2:30 Lost Conversation
2:30-3:15 Still Strummin’
3:45-4:15 Screamin’ Gene & Lake Louie Growlers
5:00-5:45 Speeches & Raffle Drawing
5:45-7:00 Solstice Jazz Band
FOOD AND BEVERAGES
Come for lunch; stay for dinner. Food and Beverages will be available from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Food will be served by the Spring Green Lions, with a menu that includes hamburgers, hot dogs, brats, black bean burgers, pork and chicken sandwiches, plus chips, popcorn and slushies. Beer, wine, soda and water will also be available, including beers on tap from local breweries Furthermore, Lake Louie and Vintage. And satisfy your sweet tooth with a brownie sundae, featuring home-baked brownies, Culver’s custard and, of course, all the whipped cream and sprinkles you can handle.
The grand prize for this year’s 4PeteSake raffle are under consideration and will be determined. (Come check back soon) Raffle tickets are available from 4PeteSake committee members and at many area businesses. They will also be available for purchase day-of at the Day in the Park. Raffle tickets are $5.00 each or 5 for $20.00. The raffle drawing will take place at 5:30 p.m.
SILENT AUCTION / BUY IT NOW / LIVE AUCTION
The silent auction offers nearly 200 unique items, including contributions from local merchants and service providers and artwork by local artists. Special items include a one-week house rental in Galveston, TX. The auction is open for viewing at 11:00 am, with tables closing at 5:00 p.m. A Buy It Now area allows shoppers to buy items on the spot and avoid the bidding wars.
To learn more about the Silent Auction and to get a preview of some of the items that will be up for bid in 2017, just click the auction button below.
Kids will stay busy at the Day in the Park with a jumpy castle, craft activities, face painting and games. Kids can have unlimited access to all the Kid’s Area has to offer with the purchase of a $5.00 wrist band. The Kid’s Area is open Noon – 5:00 p.m. And don’t miss the photo booth! Open 12noon to 6pm, featuring bundles of great outfits and accessories from the APT costume shop.
The popular Cake Walk returns once again this year. Pay $1.00 for a chance to play. Walk the cake walk until the music stops and if you land on the lucky number, you may choose a delicious cake or other delectable dessert.
T-SHIRTS AND MERCHANDISE
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A limited number of shirts will also be available at The Shed’s Local Night, July 13th and August 17th, or at the Day in the Park, August 20th. The shirts are priced between $15 and $25. Vintage T’s from previous years will be also available at deeply discounted prices.