Sparta Town & Country Days – 2018 Schedule of Events

2018 Schedule of Events

*schedule subject to change

 

Wednesday, July 18

Community Night

4:30 pm to 8:00 pm Lion’s BBQ Chicken Dinner – Sparta Civic Center, 75 N. Union Street

5:00 pm Carnival Rides Open – 201 E. Division

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Historical Research Center Open House – 71 N. Union (across from the Sparta Library) 

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Meyers Schoolhouse Museum – 13 Mile Road and Division 

6:00 pm YMCA – Fitness Fun for Kids – Rogers Park. 75 Union Street

6:30 pm Concert in Rogers Park – 6 PAK – Rogers Park. 75 Union Street

7:00 pm FREE Popsicles – Rogers Park. 75 Union Street

 

Thursday, July 19

Farm Night

12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Friends of The Lark Pet Show – 65 Ida Red

5:00 pm Carnival Rides – 201 E. Division

5:30 pm – 9:00 pm Sparta Block Party: Farm Night!

  • Mobile Truck Driver Simulator 
  • Dunk Tank
  • Antique Tractor Display Farm Animal Fun
  • Kids Hands On Art
  • Downpour Derby
  • Dancin’ in The Street
  • Old Fashioned Ice Cream 

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Bale Toss Competition In The Street

6:30 pm (sign in) 7:00 pm Pedal Tractor Pull

 

Friday, July 20

Kids Parade & Alumni Night

8:30 am 1K Kids Fun Run – Balyeat Field

11:30 am Kids Parade – 112 E. Division Street

12 pm – 3:00 pm Big Wheels – Balyeat Field

12:00 pm Carnival Rides – 201 E. Division

4:00 pm – 11:59 pm Alumni Night Entertainment Tent – Balyeat Field

7:30 pm Adult Farm Olympics In Beer Tent – Beer Tent

7:00 pm GREASE! Movie In The Park – Rogers Park. 75 Union Street

 

 Saturday, July 21

The Big Day

8:00 am – 10:00 am Pancake Breakfast – $5.00 each – Sparta United Methodist Church

8:30 am Run Thru Sparta  – (online registration at:  www.runsignup.com)

8:30 am Sparta Fire Department Water Ball Contest – ChoiceOne Bank Parking Lot

9:30 am – 4:00 pm Village Marketplace – 156 E. Division (rear parking lot)

10 am – 3:00 pm Old Fashioned Ice Cream – 112 E. Division Street

11 am – 11:59 pm Beer Tent – Balyeat Field

11:00 am – 4:00 pm 10th Annual Balyeat Bags Sparta Cornhole Tournament – Balyeat Field

11:00 am – 4:00 pm Stay and Play Kid Zone – Sparta Carnegie Township Library

12:00 pm Carnival Rides – 201 E. Division

12:00 pm  Parade – (Grand Marshals: Tom and Mary Bliss)

1:30 pm – 4:00 pm Pete Velt Memorial Car Show – Downtown Sparta

3:00 pm – 11:00pm Food Truck Court – Balyeat Field

5:30 pm – 9:00 pm Truck and Tractor Pull – Pullin” The Ridge – Balyeat Field

7:00 pm Back Lot – Fun with the Bimini Brothers – Downtown Trini’s and Margarita Joe’s back lot

10:15 pm Fireworks – Balyeat Field