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What's Happening Friday Oswego PrairieFest

Jun 17, 2016 07:40AM ● Published by Steven Jack

Friday is kids day at PrairieFest. Photo courtesy the PriarieFest Facebook page.

Friday looks to be a perfect day for PrairieFest with sunny skies and highs around 85. Make sure to pack the sunscreen!

Here's a look at some of the highlights for today:

FOR THE KIDDOS

10:00-10:45am AND 3:30-4:15 Keith Cobb, Magician – Family Tent — Presenting his original show of magic, illusion, and comedy.

11:00am-12:00pm Family concert: Animal Farm Band — Main Stage — Sing and dance along to their silly songs!

1:00-3:00pm Paint-a-palooza – Family Tent — Have a colorful time with free art!

FOR EVERYONE

12:00-12:45pm AND 4-4:45pm LUMBERJACK SHOW — Witness acts of acrobatic ability and performances of playful power.

FOR THE GROWN-UPS

6:00-9:00pm Sip & Savor Gastropub — First National Bank Event Tent — Taste unique bites and sample craft cocktails. Purchase your tasting lanyard for $40 at the tent.

6:30-8:30pm Ethan Bell Band – Main Stage — Straight out of  Yorkville, this country band will rock your world!

9:00-10:30pm Marshall Tucker Band – Main Stage — The founding fathers of Southern Rock come to PrairieFest with “Heard It In A Love Song” and “Can’t You See.”

FULL SCHEDULE

9:30-11:00am Senior bingo & breakfast —Symphony at theTillers, 4390 Route 71

Enjoy breakfast & win cash prizes each game!

10:00-10:45am Keith Cobb, Magician – Family Tent
Presenting his original show of magic, illusion, and comedy.

10:00am-2:00pm Face painting— First National Bank Partner Tent
Oswego HS Cheer team Donations welcome

10:00am-12:00pm wheels go ‘round— Little-size kids can meet BIG-size vehicles!
Oswegoland Park District’s “As We Grow” Preschool

10:00am-12:00pm PrairieFest preschool Planter— First National Bank Event Tent
Oswegoland Park District’s “As We Grow” Preschool

10:00am-2:00pm gymnastic obstacle course — First National Bank Event Tent 
Roll, jump, crawl, and flip through the course.
Oswegoland Park District Gymnastics

10:00am-4:00pm PrairieFest Quilt Show — Little White School Museum
Quilts of past and present, demonstrations, and PrairieFest quilt raffle tickets for sale.

10:00am-5:00pm Miller’s petting zoo

10:00am-9:00pm PrairieFest expo village
Visit the booths of local crafters & businesses.

11:00am-12:00pm Family concert: Animal Farm Band — Main Stage
Sing and dance along to their silly songs!

12:00-12:45pm LUMBERJACK SHOW
Witness acts of acrobatic ability and performances of playful power.

12:00-10:00pm Windy City amusement carnival
$25 for Unlimited Rides wristband from 12:00-4:00pm

1:00pm Chainsaw Carving
See art created from power tools

1:00-3:00pm Paint-a-palooza – Family Tent
Have a colorful time with free art!
Oswegoland Park District’s Kid’s Connection

1:00-4:00pm Pony rides

2:00-3:00pm Rock ensemble – Main Stage
Featuring performers from the Fox River Academy of Music and Art

3:30-4:15pm Keith Cobb, magician – Family Tent
Presenting his original show of magic, illusion, and comedy.

4:00-4:45pm LUMBERJACK SHOW
Witness acts of acrobatic ability and performances of playful power.

5:00-5:30pm Interactive LUMBERJACK camp
Tackle the lumber yourself!

5:30-6:30PM Fries with That? improv – Family Tent
Limelight Theatre Company’s youth improv group entertains on the fly...or the fry!

6:00pm Homerun Derby – Prairie Point Park
Swing for the fences! $20 gets you ten swings and a chance at fame.

6:00pm MAIN STAGE MOMENT
Witness someone’s life changing moment!

6:00-9:00pm Sip & Savor Gastropub — First National Bank Event Tent
Taste unique bites and sample craft cocktails. Purchase your tasting lanyard for $40 at the tent.

6:30-8:30pm Ethan Bell Band – Main Stage
Straight out of  Yorkville, this country band will rock your world!

9:00-10:30pm Marshall Tucker Band – Main Stage
The founding fathers of Southern Rock come to PrairieFest with “Heard It In A Love Song” and “Can’t You See.”

9:00PM-1:30AM DJ
American Legion, 19 W Washington

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