27th Annual
Dilworth Loco Daze


 
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Parade Starts Saturday at 10:30 a.m.

Event Schedule

(Subject to Change)

Monday-Friday, July 22-26

Question Quiz: Runs Monday-Friday. Questions will be posted daily at City Hall for two age groups (12 and under, and 13-16). Children can pick up "Answer Sheets" at City Hall. Answers must be turned into City Hall by 3:00 PM Friday, July 26, and include name, address, phone number, and age. Participants who answer all of the questions correctly will be eligible to win a $50 gift card. Contest winners will be drawn and announced during the Italian Dinner entertainment show Saturday evening.


Monday, July 22

7:00 PM  DGF Alumni Old & New Concert Band Rehearsal, Community Center
All musicians welcome so dust off the old instrument ad come play! See old and new friends. A short warm-up for the Big Band Concert.


Tuesday, July 23

5:00 - 8:00 PM  Dilworth's Living Healthy Expo, Community Center
Sponsored by Serenity Assisted Living, Dilworth Lions and the City of Dilworth


6:00 8:00 PM  Streets Alive! Event, Starts at Community Center
Streets Alive! works to inspire people and communities to adopt and celebrate more physically active lifestyle.  Entertainment and activities for the whole family. To participate, visit the Streets Alive! booth at the Living Healthy Expo. Pick up an activity card and map, visit the activities along the route. After you complete the route, turn in your activity card for an opportunity to win a $250 gift card to Great Northern Bicycle Company (two winners) or a Streets Alive! T-shirt. Free event!

Sponsored by the City of Dilworth Park Board _________________________________________________________________________

Wednesday, July 24

12:00 PM  Loco Daze Golf Scramble, Ponderosa Golf Course, Glyndon
SOLD OUT! Register at Mills Lounge. Limited to 18 teams/72 participants. 18 hole, 4-person scramble, 12:00 Noon shot gun start. $50.00 per person MUST BE PAID IN FULL AT TIME OF REGISTRATION. Awards banquet 7:30 PM at Mills Lounge. Must be 21 to participate.

7:00 PM  Miss DGF Scholarship Pageant, DGF High School Theater, Glyndon
Admission $3 for adults, $1 for children.


7:00 PM  Summer Campfire Vespers for the Home
A home friendly, multi generation worship sponsored by Dilworth Lutheran Church. (On the South lawn at the end of 2nd Street NE). Bring your favorite lawn chair and join us! S'mores provided.
Sponsored by Dilworth Lutheran Church




Thursday, July 25

11:00 AM - 2:00 PM  Youth Day
Free lunch, guest speakers, exhibits, games, bike rodeo, Dilworth Police Bike Registration, and more. Open to all youth 14 years & younger.
Sponsored by Bert's Truck Equipment, Winter-Wilson Siding & McLaughlin Auctioneers

5:00 - 7:00 PM  Noel Iverson "Songs of the Crooners," Community Center - Loco Daze Big Top Tent
Sponsored by Serenity Assisted Living & The Carpet Garage

5:30 - 7:30 PM  Fundraiser Picnic, Community Center
Picnic dinner with hot dogs, chips, root beer floats or water.
Sponsored by United Music Parents Association (UMPA) & the Loco Daze Committee

6:30 PM  3-on-3 Basketball Tournament, Jr. High Gym
Grades 4-9 (2012-13 school year), Register on site.


7:00 PM  DGF Alumni Old & New Band Concert, Community Center
Picnic dinner with hot dogs, chips, root beer floats or water.
Sponsored by UMPA


7:30 PM  Pinochle Tournament, Community Center

Pre-registration at City Hall preferred -
call 287-2313.; may also register on site. $5.00 entry fee per person to be paid at event.

8:00 PM  DGF Choir Groups Performance, Community Center

9:00 PM - 1:00 AM  Karaoke for Adults, J.C.'s Corral Bar
Must be 21 to participate.


Friday, July 26

Noon - 4:00 PM  Open House & KFGO Live Broadcast, Bell State Bank & Trust
Free root beer floats. KFGO live broadcast from 2:00-4:00 PM.
Sponsored by Bell State Bank & Trust

1:00 - 5:00 PM  Open Swim, Dilworth Swimming Pool
Free admission.

3:00 - 5:00 PM  Youth Pool Party, Dilworth Swimming Pool
Free admission.

Sponsored by Northwestern Bank


5:00 PM - 1:00 AM  Downtown Jamboree for Adults
Support your downtown Dilworth establishments! Live music at Mills Lounge. Check with individual businesses for specials and activities.

6:00 - 10:00 PM  Games Galore Inflatable Games, Community Center
Games for all ages. Food concessions provided by Dilworth Presbyterian Church, Loco Lady Lions and Leo's.

6:30 PM  Betty Zimmel Memorial Youth Parade, Community Center Area
Assemble at St. Elizabeth's Catholic Church parking lot. Parade participants must be age 10 & under. No more than 6 children per float. Prizes for the top 3 parade entries. Ping Pong Ball Scramble for ages 10 & under immediately following.
Sponsored by the Dilworth Lions

Youth parade route: south on Main Street to 1st Avenue NW, then west on 1st Avenue NW to the Community Center.

7:00 PM  Pedal Tractor Pull, Community Center
For kids ages 4-11 years old. Pre-register at the Youth Parade lineup or at the Community Center prior to start.
Sponsored by RDO Equipment, General Equipment & Titan Equipment

7:00 - 9:00  PM  Carnival Games/Dilworth Girl Scouts Fundraiser - Community Center
Carnival games and face painting. A portion of the profits will go to the DGF School's Helping Hands Caring Hearts program.

7:00 - 11:00 PM  Free Video Game Arcade, Community Center
Sponsored by Northwestern Bank

8:30 - 11:30 PM  Youth Dance, Community Center - Loco Daze Big Top Tent
Music by Parties to Go. City curfew extended to 12:00 Midnight.


5:00 PM - 1:00 AM  Downtown Jamboree for Adults
Support your downtown Dilworth establishments! Live music at Mills Lounge. Check with individual businesses for specials and activities.


Saturday, July 27

7:00-7:45 AM  4th Annual Caboose on the Loose 5K Run/Walk and Kids Fun Run Registration, Community Center

Register Online by July 15 and receive an event t-shirt. On site registration for additional fee.
View Caboose on the Loose Route

8:00 AM  Caboose on the Loose Kids Fun Run, Community Center

One half mile; for kids ages 12 years and under.

8:30 AM  Caboose on the Loose 5K Run/Walk Start, Community Center


9:00 AM - 4:00 PM  Valley Vintage Car Club Car Show, Community Center Parking Area
Displaying some of the finest in custom cars. Free admission.


9:00 AM  Parade Lineup

10:30 AM LOCODAZE PARADE ON HIGHWAY 10
Register Online - Entry deadline is Monday, July 22!

Noon - 2:00 PM  Lunch, Community Center
Sponsored by Dilworth Lutheran & Presbyterian Churches


Noon - 5:00 PM  Concessions by Area Organizations, Community Center


Noon - 5:00 PM  Games Galore Inflatable Games, Community Center

Noon - 12:30 AM  Dilworth Lions Beer Garden, Community Center

12:30 - 1:30 PM  FM Square Dance Association Demonstration, Community Center

12:30 PM  Penny & Pals Children's Show, Community Center - Loco Daze Big Top Tent
Sponsored by Northwestern Bank, Rick Halvorson/Woodbridge Addition & Opatril Concrete


1:30 PM  Free Texas Hold'em Poker Tournament, J.C.'s Corral Bar
MN Poker League Rules, $200.00 prize fund.


1:30 PM  Bean Bag Toss Tournament, Community Center
32-team limit, double elimination, $ 20.00 per team entry fee, 75% payout. Pre-register at  City Hall
- call 287-2313.
 
1:30 - 3:00 PM  Musical Entertainment by "Tucker'd Out," Community Center - Loco Daze Big Top Tent
Sponsored by Moore Engineering, Midcontinent Communications & Red River Co-op


1:30 - 4:30 PM Carnival Games/Dilworth Girl Scouts Fundraiser - Community Center
Carnival games and face painting for the whole family. A portion of the profits will go to the DGF School's Helping Hands Caring Hearts program.

3:00 - 5:00 PM  Bingo, Community Center
Sponsored by Albert E. Johnson VFW Post #1223

3:00 - 5:30 PM  Karaoke Contest, Community Center - Loco Daze Big Top Tent
Sponsored by Popster 104.7 Radio & Xcel Energy


5:30 - 7:30 PM  Italian Dinner, Community Center
Prepared by the Dilworth Lions. Adults $7.00, children under age 12 $3.50, children under age 5 free.

6:00 - 8:00 PM  FM Little Red River Band Dixie Land Jazz Band, Community Center - Loco Daze Big Top Tent
Sponsored by Cash Wise Foods


9:00 PM - 1:00 AM  Adult Dance; Entertainment by The Roosters, Community Center
Cover charge at door. Bar provided, NO BYOB. Adults only! Must be 21 to enter. Sorry, no minors.
Sponsored by Bob 95.1 Radio

Noon - 12:30 AM  Dilworth Lions Beer Garden, Community Center


Sunday, July 28

1:00 PM  Water Olympics, Dilworth Swimming Pool

2:00 PM  Family Games, Dilworth Swimming Pool and Ball Field


2:00 PM  Frisbee Golf Tournament, Dilworth Ball Field

4:30 - 5:00 PM  "Sundaes on Sunday," Depot/Whistle Stop Park
Free ice cream sundaes served.
Sponsored by River Valley Church


5:00 PM  Community Worship Service, Depot/Whistle Stop Park
Everyone is welcome!



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