July 13th – 15th, 2018
Coordinated by the Madelia Area Chamber of Commerce, in addition to the Chamber’s contributions, many businesses, organizations, the Madelia community, are active in planning, sponsoring and volunteering for our celebration each July. The celebration is in our beautiful Watona Park, initially all the events took place at Watona Park; however, the celebration now includes activities throughout the entire City of Madelia. Over the years, our Park Days Celebration has expanded tremendously.
To kick-off the celebration, join us Friday at 7pm for our Grand Parade. Following the parade, listen to some sweet-southern-country-rock by The Switch Road Band at 8pm(Main Stage/Watona Park) , grab a bite to eat from one of our many food vendors and gather your friends & family for that perfect spot to watch our spectacular FIREWORKS at 10pmandthe celebration continues with more music from The SwitchRoad Band after the fireworks (til 11:30pm).
Saturday continues with all-day fun; FREE Blues Festival starting at 11:40am (featuring 5 Bands) , Rivers Edge Art & More Fair 70+ Vendors 9am-5pm,8th Annual Madelia Community Hospital & Clinic5K Run/WalkKids Carnival-Kids Fun Zone 11am-3pm(Hosted by Mr. Fun & Tinkerbell) and Giant Inflatable’s, food vendors, beer wagon, and much more for the whole family!
And, what would a celebration be without a little friendly competition - The Carp Classic Fishing Tournament, Bean Bag Toss Tournament, Kids Tractor Pull, Baseball Tournament and MUCH MORE! See full Schedule of Events
Sunday Men’s 3 Man Best Shot Golf Tournament/Madelia Golf and a 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament. There will be a non-denominational worship service led by the ministerial association, along with live gospel music (location TBA).
People can enjoy entertainment at the local American Legion on Friday and Saturday evening.
2018 Schedule of Bands
|11:40-1:10||Phil Kitze & The Resonators|
|1:30-3:00||Inside Straight Blues Band|
|3:20-4:50||Billy and the Bangers|
|5:10-6:40||Boom Boom Steve V and the Knockouts|