July 21 - 23, 2017Hastings Rivertown Days is a city wide summer festival that’s fun for the whole family! Jaycee Park, set along side the mighty Mississippi River, is jam packed with delicious food, carnival rides, a music stage, kids entertainment and Saturday night fireworks. Live music will fill our historic downtown at the new Rotary Pavilion in Levee Park and the Hastings RiverWalk will provide perfect viewing of the Twin Cities Power Boat races. Don’t forget about the craft fair! Over 80 local craft vendors display their work on the historic grounds at LeDuc Estate.
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JAYCEE PARK 420 Lock & Dam Road, Hasting
Rivertown Days offers many events throughout the city of Hastings but most of the entertainment takes place in Jaycee Park. Rivertown Days Main Stage features high profile bands Friday and Saturday night and family friendly entertainment throughout the weekend. There is also a carnival, great food, water shows, Saturday night fireworks and much more! Purchase of a 2017 Rivertown Days button provides admission to Jaycee Park all weekend. Buttons are $5.00 and can be purchased at The Hastings Area Chamber office, local businesses or at the entrance of Jaycee Park. Children 12 and under are free.
July 21st, 2017 - Jaycee Park
Twin City Power Boat Races: 2:00 - 5:30 p.m. (see details below)
Conquer Ninja Warrior Course: 5:00 - 9 p.m.
Police K-9 Demonstration: 6:00 p.m.
Stripes Carnival: 5:00 - 11:00 p.m.
Fishing For Life Trout Pond: 5:00 - 10:00 p.m.
Arch Allies In Concert: 7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
July 22nd, 2017 - Jaycee Park
Animals Of The St. Croix by Carpenter Nature Center: 11:00 a.m.
Fishing For Life Trout Pond: 10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Conquer Ninja Warrior Course: 11:00 a.m. - 9 p.m.
SEAN EMERY: 12:30 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Stripes Carnival: 11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Twin Cities Power Boat Races: 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. (see details below)
The Farmer's Daughters: 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Maiden Dixie: 7:00 - 11:00 p.m.
Fireworks Display: 10:00 p.m.
Applications for Commercial Vendors and Arts and Crafts Fair Vendors
We are currently accepting applications for 2017 Rivertown Days Commercial and Arts & Crafts vendors. Applications for all new vendors are available below and on our home page and will be considered on a first come first serve basis after the acceptance of our previous vendors. All applications must be filled out completely and must include the Certificate of Compliance form required by MN Department of Revenue (ST19) to be considered.
LEVEE PARK 20 Ramsey Street
The Hastings RiverWalk, along with the west part of Jaycee Park, will serve as a perfect place to enjoy competitive power boat races run by Twin Cities Powerboat Association! This two day competition will showcase boats that reach up to 135 MPH, check out TCPBA's website for videos and photos of past events www.tcpba.org.
POWER BOAT RACE TIMES
FRIDAY, JULY 21st - 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
SATURDAY, JULY 22nd - 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
ARTS & CRAFTS FAIR
THE LEDUC HISTORIC ESTATE 1629 Vermillion St., Hastings
The Rivertown Days Arts & Crafts Fair will once again be held at The LeDuc Estate . Come shop for a large variety of arts and crafts from over 80 vendors on these beautiful historic grounds. Tours of the mansion available, admission required.
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THE RIVERTOWN DAYS PARADE
The Rivertown Days Parade begins at 12:00 noon on Sunday and features 100 units! The parade consists of floats, bands, dancers, and much more! The parade route will start at the corner of Ramsey St. and Tyler St., head North on Ramsey and turn West onto 2nd St.
It will end at corner of 4th and Eddy.