Bonaparte's Independence Day Celebration

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Event# 319-592-3400

Event Details

Held in downtown Bonaparte. Schedule of Events: 12:00 pm Veterans Opening Flag Ceremony with Native Americans; 12:15 pm (throughout the day) Native American drumming, dancing & storytelling; Dan Barth Medicine Man Show at 1:30 pm and shows hourly after that in front of the Addie May Fudge Factory; 2 pm Dog Show & 3 on 3 Volleyball Tournament (held at boat dock area, check in at 1:30 pm); 4:30 pm Sanctioned Pedal Tractor Pulls; 5:00 pm Parade; 5:30 pm Maidrite Supper (served by American Legion Post); 6:00 pm 2nd Annual Southside Rodeo at Eagleview Arena; 8:00 pm The Harvest Band in the City Park Bandshell; Fireworks at Dusk; Street Dance after Fireworks.

We will have a large variety of vendors setup in the park Friday and Saturday from 1pm to 9pm.

Bonaparte's Independence Day Celebration

Phone : 319-592-3400   (Always call and confirm events.)

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