Giant Days 2016

GIANT DAYS July 8th-9th

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Friday, July 8th


Giant Days Kick Off BEVCOMM & 1st Bank Customer Appreciation” Lunch 11 am—1 pm

Juba’s Corner Stand-Hot Dogs & Root Beer Floats


Giant BBQ Marinade & Rub Sampling, 5-8 pm

Twisted Vine Floral—Highway 169 South


Party at Giant Park – 5:30 PM

* Red Barn will be open for souvenir sales

Food Vendors – 5:30-9PM

KBEW Dance DJ’s (sponsored by Anderson Electric) – Music, Games & Prizes 7-9:30 PM

FIREWORKS (shot off east of BEAHS) – Dusk


Saturday, July 9th



KBEW Giant Bike Ride—7 am

Giant Fun Run—8 am

Trinity Lutheran Bake Sale (at food stand)8 am until goodies are gone

“The Lemon” lemonade stand

Classic Car Show— 10 am—3 pm

Pine Wood Derby Races—8:30 am check-in, 10:30 am races

Historical Society Pie & Ice Cream Social and Meal 11 am—2 pm in the Veterans Memorial Building



Sidewalk and Crafts Sales 9 am—3 pm

Krosch’s Crazy Hair

Bud’s Angels Relay for Life – Bouncy house and games, corner of 7th and Main (UHD Hospice corner)

Food Vendors—on Main Street between 7th and 8th Streets


Riverside Town & Country Club Bob Kutsi Classic 2-man Ryder Cup format, 8 am registration, 9:30 am start


Giant Garden Tours

Saturday 10 am & 1 pm – leaving from Steinberg Park


GIANT PARADE 5 PM – Following normal route with slight variation (west on 8th, north on Nicollet, then back to Main – you can find a map with the route here). Featuring: SuFuDu Drum Corp sponsored by Yeager Implement, Heartland Embroidery, Dan’s Direct Livestock and the Chamber/CVB SuFuDu will be doing a stand still performance following the parade on the corner of 8th and Main Street in downtown Blue Earth


Street Dance (featuring The Switch Road Band) – Beer Garden

Sponsored by the Blue Earth Eagles Club

$2 cover charge, Veterans Memorial Building, Fairgrounds

8:30 pm—12:30 am



July 14th-17th

Blue Earth Town and County Players musical performance

“Hello, Dolly!” at the BEAHS Performing Arts Center

Call the BETCP 507-400-1827 for more information

Tickets available at the Chamber office ($10 each – reserved seating)

Also sold at the door before each performance


3 Responses to “Giant Days 2016”

  1. […] Giant Days 2016 – Friday and Saturday, July 8th & 9th! […]

  2. Brent says:

    What is the “Normal Route” for people who aren’t from or haven’t lived in BE for decades.

  3. Blue Earth Chamber says:

    The post has been updated with a map of the parade route. In short it goes north on Ramsey, west on 14th, north on Main to the slight detour and finishes at 1st St.

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