After a yr with out Lakefest because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the residents of Granger have come collectively as a workforce and can as soon as once more host the annual occasion.
Downtown Granger would be the good location for the forty second annual Granger Lakefest & Homecoming celebration which kicks off on the night of Friday Could 7 and continues by way of Saturday Could 8.
Barbecue cooks will transfer in and arrange their camps all through the day on Friday in an try and seize their favourite spots. Pits will ignite, fill the air with the scent of smoke and make your mouth water. The cooks will maintain their stalls in a single day with the hope of successful trophies, money prizes however most of all bragging rights for one more yr.
Friday evening music kicks off at 7 p.m., with opening act by Sam Lee Grona and Kyle Piland. Then the very proficient Garrett Pekar from Granger shall be from 9pm to midnight. Each acts will carry out on the Predominant Stage situated on the west aspect of downtown Granger. You should have the chance to bop the evening away on historic brick Granger Avenue. Meals distributors shall be out there throughout the avenue dancing.
The normal Lakefest parade will start at 10 a.m. on Saturday morning. The parade will embody a show of varied basic, outdated and fashionable automobiles, tractors, hearth vans and tanks. As in earlier years, the parade is not going to cross SH 95.
On Saturday, occasion attendees can have the chance to buy at quite a lot of arts and crafts kiosks, meals distributors and extra. There shall be many distinctive and specialised objects out there.
Vehicles will start to line up after the parade for the annual motor present. Quickly everybody will uncover the numerous automobiles and valuable treasures that shall be on show.
A horseshoe event will happen and there shall be a particular space for youngsters stuffed with video games and actions for his or her enjoyment.
Edward Kopecky’s Enjoyable Time Czech Band will debut proper after the parade. There shall be a stay public sale to profit the Granger City Corridor restoration mission, adopted by the announcement of the winners of the automotive present and barbecue.
Masks and social distancing shall be left solely to the judgment of people.
Lakefest is a enjoyable household occasion with one thing for everybody. You completely do not need to miss it. Hope to see you there.