June Festival

PLAN TO COME TO ANDOVER'S 180TH ANNIVERSARY FESTIVAL

SATURDAY, JUNE 6 & SUNDAY JUNE 7, 2015

Theme:  Looking to the future; remembering the past


fireworks : Fireworks


FEATURING STREET  PARADE * FIREWORKS * KIDS FUN LAND * DELICIOUS FOOD * 

CONCERTS * ANTIQUE LAWN & GARDEN TRACTOR SHOW * SALUTE TO VETERANS * 

QUILT SHOW * GAMES & CONTESTS * CIVIL WAR RE-ENACTMENTS * BARN QUILT TOUR * 

TUG-OF-WAR CONTESTS * CEMETERY WALK & MUCH MORE

For parade information, please contact:  parade@jeffselander.com


BELOW ARE SOME OF THE INTERESTING PEOPLE & THINGS YOU CAN SEE AT THIS FESTIVAL

                   


Boomerangs on the       Professor Dum Dum will be  Uncle Bruster &   Mississippi Bend Model Boaters

lawn of the Andover      in the parade & at the Kids'    Beerneece will      Club navigate boats on the 

Historical Museum        Fun Land making balloons    entertain you        Andover Lake 


TV Show Featuring Andover

Tuesday, June 2, 4 PM news - KWQC-TV6
featuring Fran Riley telling about the June 6 & 7 birthday festival


FULL SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Information  available at the American Woman's League Bldg. June 6

Saturday, June 6

Barn Quilt Tour - dawn to dusk

Civil War Re-enactors - dawn to dusk

Fun Run/Walk - 8am

Antique Lawn & Farm Tractor Show - 7:30am-4pm

    contact:  Ron Jacobsen  309 521-7262

Fishing Derby for Kids - 9-11am

Quilt Show at the American Legion Bldg. 10am-3pm

Boomerangs on the lawn featured at the Andover Historical Museum 10am-3pm

Cigar box guitar maker featured at the American Woman's League Bldg. 10am-3pm

Homemade Pie/Sandwich Stand - 11am

Mississippi Bend Model Boaters on the Andover Lake - 11am   The lake will be filled with model             boats of all shapes and sizes.  WARNING - do not get too close to the fire boat or you might get         sprayed! 

Kids Fun Land -  featuring petting zoo, train rides, inflatables - 11am-5pm

Horseshoeing Demonstrations - 11am-3pm  

Registration for parade entrants - 11:30am   contact:  parade@jeffselander.com

Parade - Looking to the future; remembering  the past - 1pm

Blackhawk Pipes & Drums Concert - 2:30pm 

Little Miss & Mr. Andover Contest - 4pm

    contact:  Patsy Crippen  309 521-8208  

Pork Chop Supper & Ice Cream Social - 4-7pm

Orion Community Band Concert - 6pm

Drawing - 8pm

Uncle Buster's comedy show - 8:30pm

Fireworks - dusk


Sunday, June 7

Barn Quilt Tour - dawn to dusk

Civil War Re-enactors - dawn to dusk

Breakfast & Noon Lunch - 7am-1pm

Antique Lawn & Farm Tractor Show - 8am-4pm

Outdoor Community Worship Service - 9am

Salute to Veterans - 10:30am

Blessing of Pets - 12pm

Registration for Tug-of-War - 12pm  

Note:  Tug of War cancelled

Cemetery Walk at Jenny Lind Chapel - 2-4pm

Please bring a lawn chair

HOSTS:  Andover Tourism Council & Andover Village Board

THANKS TO OUR CORPORATE SPONSORS:  Casey's, Central Bank, Colona-Green Rock-Orion United Way Inc., Dispatch/Argus, Geneseo Foundation, Modern Woodmen of America, & Mid American Energy Co.