New Bremen Celebrating 42nd Bremenfest

Staff Writer

 

Bremenfest Schedule

Friday, Aug. 19
3 PM     Beer Stand Opens
3 – 6 PM     John Collins – “PA the DJ” (Crown Pavilion)
4 PM     Rides Open
4 PM     Headquarters Tent Opens
5 PM     Food & Refreshment Tents Open
6 PM     $50 Attendance Drawing-
Must Be Present to Win (HQ Tent)
6:30 PM     Opening Ceremonies (Crown Pavilion)
6:30 PM     Crowning of 2016 Little Miss Bremenfest & 2016 Bremenfest Queen (Crown Pavilion)
7:30 PM     Games of Chance Open
7:30 PM     1 Mile Fun Run
8 PM     $50 Attendance Drawing-Must Be Present to Win (HQ Tent)
8 PM     Bremenfest 5k Evening Run/Walk (Crown Pavilion)
8:30 – 12:30 PM     The Phillip Fox Band performs (Crown Pavilion)
10 PM     $50 Attendance Drawing-Must Be Present to Win (HQ Tent)
10 PM     50/50 Drawing Announced – Must Be Present to Win (HQ Tent)
Midnight    Food Tents Close
12:15 AM     Beer Ticket Sales End
12:45 AM     Beer Sales End

Saturday, Aug. 20
8 AM     Sons of American Legion Chili Cook Off (Crown Pavilion)
8 AM     Beverage Stands Open
8 AM     25th Annual Bremenfest Bike Tour – 50 Mile Route (Bike Museum)
8:20 AM     25th Annual Bremenfest Bike Tour – 10 & 25 Mile Route (Bike Museum)
10 AM – 2 PM     Classic, Car & Motorcycle Show – Cinnamon rolls & coffee for purchase from The Cottage Café
(Main Street Parking Lot Behind Opera house-Glass Bldg)
10 AM     Kid’s Craft Corner (Jaycee Park Shelter House)
10 AM     Mud Volleyball (Jaycee Park)
10:30 – Noon     Fishing Derby
11 AM     Food  Tents Open
Noon     Rides Open
12:30 PM     Sons of American
Legion Chili Cook-Off Winners
Announced (Crown Pavilion)
1 PM     Fishing Derby Winners
Announced (Crown Pavilion)
2 PM     $50 Attendance Drawing-Must Be Present to Win (HQ Tent)
2 PM     Punt/Pass/Kick Competition (Jaycee Park)
3 PM     Cornhole Tournament (Rain date August 21) (Plum Street)
3 – 6 PM      Live Music – A Tribute to Jeff King Music Groups (Crown Pavilion)
3 – 6 PM     “A Community Art Project” Hosted by Enrichment Etc.
4 PM     $50 Attendance Drawing-Must Be Present to Win (HQ Tent)
6 PM     $50 Attendance Drawing-Must Be Present to Win (HQ Tent)
7 PM     Games of Chance and Bingo Open (Jaycee Park)
8 PM     $50 Attendance Drawing-Must Be Present to Win (HQ Tent)
8:30 PM – 12:30 AM     Dance to Brother Believe Me (Crown Pavilion)
10 PM     $50 Attendance Drawing-Must Be Present to Win (HQ Tent)
10 PM     50/50 Drawing Announced – must be claimed by Sunday night
Midnight    Food Tents Close
12:15 AM     Beer Ticket Sales End
12:45 AM     Beer Sales Stop

Sunday, Aug. 20
11 AM     BBQ Chicken Dinners by Paul’s BBQ , $7 – First come, First Serve (Drive-Thru on Plum St. and Walk-Up at food tent)
11 AM     Food Tents Open
1 PM     42nd Annual Bremenfest Parade (beginning @ Amsterdam Center)
2 PM     Dodgeball Tournament (Jaycee Park)
2 PM     Rides Open
2 PM – 5 PM     Higgins-Madewell Band – Live music  (Crown Pavilion)
3 PM     Games of Chance & Bingo Open (Jaycee Park)
4 PM     $50 Attendance Drawing-Must Be Present to Win (HQ Tent)
4 PM     Big Wheel Races (Plum Street)
5 PM     Bremenfest 2016 Miller Lite Neon Sign Auction (Crown Pavilion)
6 PM     $50 Attendance Drawing-Must Be Present to Win (HQ Tent)
6 PM – 10 PM     Dance to Saw Creek 8 PM     Food & Refreshment Stands Close
8 PM     Raffle Drawing and 50/50
9:15 PM     Beer ticket sales end
9:45 PM     Beer sales stop