Forreston Sauerkraut Days 2018

Forreston, Illinois — Cars, motorcycles, traditional German food, and family fun all await you at the 2018 Sauerkraut Day at Forreston’s Memorial Park. This August 3rd thru Sunday August 5th come enjoy this annual event, sponsored by The American Legion Families & Forreston Hometown Days Committee, which includes a car and bike show, a sauerkraut dinner, raffles and door prizes, as well as activities for the kids. Here are the activities this year at Forreston Sauerkraut Days 2018.

Friday

4:00 pm……………………Bucket of Junk entries due, Koeller Forreston Hardware
5‐7 pm………………….….Community Picnic, sponsored by Terrace Ridge
6:00 pm……………………Bingo and Carnival Games Open
6:30 pm……………………Kids 1 Mile Fun Run
7:00 pm……………………5K Fun Run/Walk
8:30 pm……………………Movie in the Park, Featuring “The Goonies” East side of Grade School

Saturday

7:00 am……………………Sunrise Yoga, with Kelcy Moring
8:00 am……………………3v3 Basketball Tournament, High School, outside courts
8‐3:30………………………Car Show, Sponsored by American Legion, Northwest side of Grade School
9‐4……………………………Tractor Show, Sponsored by FFA Alumni, East side of Grade School
9‐4……………………………CraŌ & Vendor Show
9‐12……………………….Bake Sale, Sponsored by Faith Lutheran Church
TBD………………………….SoŌball Tournament, Warnken Park
10:00 am …..…………….Tire Races, sponsored by Forreston Car Care, Corner of Birch St & Walnut Ave
10:00 am………………….Bingo and Carnival Games Open
10‐4…….……………………Bouncy Inflatables, Sponsored by Forreston Mutual
10‐4………………………….Lions Cheese Sale
10‐4………………………….Peƫng Zoo
10:30 am………………….Hula Hoop & Jump Rope Contest, Entertainment Stage 11‐3………………………….Sauerkraut Lunch, Sponsored by American Legion
11:00 am…………………..Magician, Dawn Marie with Beegiggles Entertainment, Entertainment Stage
12:00 pm…………………..Water Fights, Sponsored by Forreston Fireman’s AssociaƟon, Birch St & Walnut Ave
2:00 pm………………….Spagheƫ EaƟng Contest, sponsored by Mimmos, Entertainment Stage
2:30 pm…………………….Watermelon EaƟng Contest, Entertainment Stage
4‐4:30………………………..Blue Heat, Entertainment Stage
4‐7…………………………….Lions Pork Chop Dinner, Fire StaƟon
5‐7…………………………….Josh Naylon & Friends, Entertainment Stage
7‐10…………………………..Karaoke, by Switchback DJ/Karaoke, Entertainment Stage

Sunday

8‐11:00…………………….Community Breakfast, Pancakes, Sausage Gravy & Biscuits, Sausage, Coffee,
Orange Juice, Water, Fire StaƟon
9:30 am………..………….Community Church Service

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