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Daily Schedule

 


Tuesday, June 27

Fishing Derby at Lac Lavon Fishing Pier

Where: Lac Lavon Fishing Pier, off Gardenview Drive, Apple Valley

When: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm (registration starts at 5:30)

Bring your fishing pole. Bait will be provided. Mom & Dad should bring a lawn chair and/or blanket.

Registration starts at 5:30 pm at the site. This event is sponsored by the Minnesota In-Valley Fisherman.

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Wednesday, June 28

A day of rest.

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Thursday, June 29

A day of rest.

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Friday, June 30

J & K Amusements Carnival

Open: 5:00PM – 10:00PM
OPENING DAY!!!
Armband special: $15 6pm-10pm
Where: Johnny Cake Ridge Park East: 5800 140th St W – Apple Valley

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Saturday, July 1

Car and Motorcycle Show

Dancin’ & Cruisin’

Where: Johnny Cake Ridge Park – East

Time: 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Fee: Entry fee is $15.00 which goes towards our fundraising efforts. Register for the car show.

Includes dash plaque, first 100 vehicles receive a goodie bag. Music by DJ Sounds. Food for purchase. Awards will be presented.

Vendor Fair at Johnnycake

4:00 to 9:00pm

Booth space $100.00

Contact Amanda to register and or questions: 952-322-4440

J & K Amusements Carnival

Open: 5:00PM – 10:00PM
Armband special: $15 6pm-10pm
Where: Johnny Cake Ridge Park East: 5800 140th St W – Apple Valley


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Sunday, July 2

Kite Night

First 200 people that arrive at the park will receive a free kite!

Time: 5:00PM
Cost: Free
Where: Johnny Cake Ridge Park, 5800 140th St W – Apple Valley

Music in the Park

Freedom Days celebrates their 51st Anniversary with music by Saddle Sores. Featuring classic country music from the 50s, 60s, and 70s.

Time: 7:00PM – 8:30PM
Cost: Free
Where: Johnny Cake Ridge Park, 5800 140th St W – Apple Valley

J & K Amusements Carnival

Open: 5:00PM – 9:00PM
Armband special: $10 6pm-9pm
Where: Johnny Cake Ridge Park East: 5800 140th St W – Apple Valley

 


Monday, July 3

Valleywood’s Annual Freedom Days Junior Golf Classic

Where: 4851 McAndrews Road

Interested players can call Valleywood for more information.

More information about the Jr Golf Classic

Freedom Days Bike Rodeo

Time: 5:30PM – 6:30PM
Ages: 5-15
Cost: Free
Where: Johnny Cake Ridge Park, 5800 140th St W – Apple Valley

  • Show off your bike skills on the bike driving skills course.
  • Come get a free bike inspection from Valley Bike & Ski and bike safety lessons from the AVPD.
  • Kids bring bike helmets & bikes

Sponsored by AVPD

Cub Foods Family Fun Night

Time:    5:00PM – 9:00PM

Where:  Johnny Cake Park East: 5800 140th St W – Apple Valley

  • Petting Zoo – $3.00 per child (parents free!!)
  • Pony Rides – $3.00 per child

  • Apple Valley Puppet Wagon
  • Face painting
  • Zuhrah Funsters
  • Crazy Hair
  • Food
  • Kids dance
  • Games
  • Apple Valley Police and Fire units on site for tours!

LOTS OF FUN FOR ALL!!!!

Socks & Underwear Drive

Time:    5:00PM – 9:00PM

Where:  Johnny Cake Park East: 5800 140th St W – Apple Valley

  • Bring packages of NEW socks & underwear to “The Drawer” at the Freedom Days Family Fun Fest
  • “The Drawer” Ministry at Light of the World Lutheran Church collects and distributes brand new socks, undergarments & toiletries to men, woman & children in our community and metro area.
  • Faster than any other article of clothing, and are the number one clothing need of the homeless – socks & underwear.

Patriotic Pet Contest

Time: 6:30PM
Sponsored by: DDG (Dog Day Getaway)
Where: Johnny Cake Ridge Park East: 5800 140th St W – Apple Valley

J & K Amusements Carnival

Time: 4:00PM – 9:00PM
Armband Special: $10 from 6pm-9pm
Where: Johnny Cake Ridge Park East: 5800 140th St W – Apple Valley

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Tuesday, July 4

Parks and Recreation Fun Run

Races begin at 8:00am at Hayes Park/A.V.C.C, 14603 Hayes Road

Go to the Fun Run page for more information or click here to register!

Apple Valley Freedom Days Parade:

Time:    1:00PM

Where:  CLICK HERE FOR PARADE ROUTE

  • Parade starts at Fireside Lane and Pennock Ave
  • Remember – Items may not be placed on City of Apple Valley streets, boulevards, or sidewalks prior to 9 a.m. on July 3, per
    Ordinance 96.06 (D). – click here for information
  • High School Bands, Drum and Bugle, Clowns, Horses, carriages, FAMILY FUN!!

J & K Amusements Carnival:

Time:    10:00AM – 10:00PM
No armband specials.
Where:  Johnny Cake Ridge Park East: 5800 140th St W – Apple Valley

FAMILY LEISURE: Pre-Fireworks Party:

Time:    6:00PM – 10:00PM

Where:  Johnny Cake Ridge Park East: 5800 140th St W – Apple Valley

  • Music, dancing, games
  • Food Vendors
  • Playground for kids

FIREWORKS SHOW:

Time:    10:00PM

Where:  Johnny Cake Ridge Park East: 5800 140th St W – Apple Valley

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Wednesday, July 5

Fireworks Show (Rain Date)

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