This annual celebration is a year-round topic of conversation in the community and is renowned throughout the state. Participation levels top 10,000 people per day.
Schedule of Events:
July 3rd Events
3-10pm : Water Wars -$3 Small Bucket | $5 Large Bucket
3:30-11pm : Midwest Carnival Rides & Concessions -Unlimited-ride wristbands for $25 from 5-11pm. Otherwise, rides are $3-$5 each.
4-8pm : Pony Rides -$5 a ride
4-8pm : Petting Zoo -Free
4-8:30pm : T-Shirt Sale -$10 per shirt.
4:30-6:30pm : The Medicine Show featuring Vaudeville -Free
4:30-7:30pm : SouthWest Metro Chamber of Commerce -Business Expo -Free -50+ local businesses showcase their products & services.
4:30-8pm : Airbrush Tattoos, Face Painting & Wacky Hair -Brought to you by Maund Entertainment.Cost -$3-$15
4:30-8:30pm : Kiddie Games -25¢ per game
4:30-11pm : Rotary Club of Chanhassen presents: Taste of Chanhassen and Beer & Wine Expo -Participants: COMING SOON
5-6:30pm : Live Music featuring Ragtown -Free -Located in the large tent. A variety of favorites performed by a fun,unique band.
6pm : Chan Rec Center's Tae Kwon Do Demo-Free
6-8pm : Chalk It Up Drawing Contest
-City Center Park Hockey Rink
-Compete as individuals or groups in 2-age groups.
-Prizes at 8pm for most difficult & creative.
7pm : 3rd Lair Summer Skateboard Series
-Registration starts at 6pm.
-Series geared for all ages & abilities.
-Limited to 75 skaters.
-Earn points to compete at the MN State Fair.
7-11pm : Street Dance featuring Casa Blanca Orchestra (CBO)
-Located in the large tent.
-CBO will play all your favorite party tunes, new and old. Get ready to get your groove on!