AUGUST 24, 2019
7:30 am - 9:30 am ~ 4th Annual Bob Corcoran Youth Fishing Contest at Loyd Erickson Pond: Sponsored by the Jackson Township Sportsman's Club. Ages 1-15 welcome. This is a free event, but you must bring your own bait.
11:00 am ~ 29th Annual Elwood Days Parade "It's All About Hometown Pride": Brought to you by Elwood Cub Scout Pack #156. Parade will begin on South Street and proceed North on Chicago Ave. The parade will pass Elwood School, where the judges will be seated. The parade will continue to pass Llyod Erickson Park and conclude at the corner of Chicago Ave. and Diagnol Road. Parade Form
12:00 pm Noon - 12:00 am ~ Carnival Rides and Games: Mega Passes Presale $45 - $65 at the Gate
12:00 pm Noon - Midnight ~ Beer Garden: Beer price per can $3. Beer garden wristband $3.00 on Friday and Saturday.
12:00 pm Noon - 5:00 pm ~ Jackson Township History Club Display
12:00 pm Noon - 5:00 pm ~ Craft Show
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm ~ BINGO: Sponsored by the Jackson Township Twilighters
1:00 pm ~ Tractor Show: There will be antique tractors and garden tractors. Anyone that would like to enter please contact Dave Attaway at 815-557-9587. Trophies will be handed out and if you choose to be in the parade, please let Dave Know.
1:00 pm ~ Baby Contest Judging: Drop off 5X7 Photo of Child with full name, date of birth, and contact information on back Friday Night from 4-10 pm at the little Pavilion. Judging categories are: 0-6 Months, 6-12 Months, and 1-2 Years old. This is a free event.
1:00 pm ~ Talent Show: Contact Jill 815-370-9244 for more information. Practices will be held after school Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday until 5 pm.
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm ~ DJ on the Main Stage
8:00 pm - 11:59 pm ~ Poison'd Crue : Poison'd Crue is back by popluar demand! The band is made up of 4 Pro Musicians who don't just play the music, they Live the Music They are all about giving you "Nothing but a Good Time" at the show. Taking you back to that decade of 80's Glam Rock! So come and catch a show so you can take a Ride on the "Wild Side" with us. These guys look forward to meeting you at the show!
9:00 pm Fireworks