august 25 & 26, 2017






FRIDAY, AUGUST 25, 2017
9:00-8:00 Antique Equipment Display Sponsored by Precision Seed & Service, Inc.
10:00-10:30 Kiddie Parade – Library Lot to Old Depot sponsored by Country Financial
10:00-9:00 Bounce Inflatables - downtown
10:00-8:00 Street Fair – downtown
10:00-10:00 Food Court – downtown
12:00-12:45 Suz Dance – front of Main Stage
1:00 – 1:45 Shimmy Sisters – Main Stage
1:00 – 3:00 National Lefse Cookoff – Hildebrand Hall
1:00 – 4:00 Whist Tournament – VFW Club
1:00-4:00 Thursday Night Lions Bingo – American Legion
1:30-3:00 Kids Games (preschool – grade 6) McGrath Park sponsored by Willow Creek Insurance
3:30 -4:30 Potato Cook Off – Hildebrand Hall sponsored by State Farm Insurance
5:30-6:30 Mashed Potato Wrestling – Assumption Church sponsored by RDO & Idahoan
6:00-7:30 Miss Tator Tot – Main Stage sponsored by Carlson & Associates
7:00-9:00 French Fry Feed – downtown Sponsored by Barnesville Grocery
7:15-8:00 Potato Car Races – Friendship Parking Lot (ready to race at 7:15)
7:30-8:30 Barrel Rides – Midwest Bank Parking Lot
8:00-9:00 Know Signal - Main Stage
8:00-11:00 Teen Dance – Library Lot
SATURDAY, AUGUST 26, 2017
7:00-11:00 KC’s Potato Pancake Feed – Hildebrand Hall
7:00-3:00 Golden Potato Scavenger Hunt – clues posted at events
7:00-4:00 Antique Equipment Display Sponsored by Precision Seed & Service, Inc.
8:00 5k/10k/Fun Run – Blue Eagle Park Sponsored by Barnesville Chiropractic & Fitness Center, Fergus Falls Chiropractic & Venture Chiropractic
8:00 Volksmarch – Blue Eagle Park
9:00 Pinochle Tournament – American Legion Club
9:00 Ratzo’s Softball Tournament – Reed Field

9:00 Spud Bowl – Barnesville Football Complex
9:00-4:00 Street Fair – downtown
9:00-10:00 Food Court – downtown
9:30 Potato Picking Contest – Potato Field sponsored by C-W Valley Co-op
10:00-12:00 Potato Sack Fashion Show – Main Stage Sponsored by Valley Premier Bank
10:00-2:00 Motorcycle Rides – McGrath Park Sponsored by US Military Vets MC
10:00-4:30 20th Annual Car Show – McGrath Park Sponsors City of Barnesville & Missouri River Energy Services
10:00-5:30 Bounce Inflatables - downtown
10:45 Kids Potato Scramble – Potato Field Sponsored by Schritz Plumbing & Heating
11:30 Sewing/Stacking Contest – Behind Main Stage
12:00 Spud Run – south side of Assumption Parking Lot Sponsored by Hobby Hut
12:00 Horseshoe Tournament – north of Library
12:00-1:00 Potato Peeling Contest – Main Stage Sponsored by American Family Insurance – Brent Berg
12:30 Nick Manston Strong Man Competition – behind Main Stage
1:00-4:00 Lions Bingo – VFW Club
2:30-4:00 Mashed Potato Eating Contest – Main Stage Sponsored by Eagle Cafe
3:00 Mashed Potato Sculpture – Friendship Park Sponsored by Labellken Homes
5:00-5:30 Car Cruise – downtown
5:30 Potato Days Parade – (begins) Sponsored by Stoneridge
9:00-1:00 Beer Garden – downtown
9:00-1:00 Street Dance featuring 8th HOUR!


*Schedule Subject to Change