Pride Days features plenty of fun
Blackfoot Pride Days "are going to be great," said Blackfoot Mayor Mike Virtue. "The vendors are coming in, Juan is here for the sprint boat demonstration," the mayor said. "There are airplane rides and snow machine races.
"It's going to be super," said Virtue.
Locations of the various activities are noted.
° 7 a.m. registration starts from 2012 Car & Bike Show
Registration is $10. There will be auto trophies, motorcycle trophies and prizes for contestants wearing period costumes. Cash prizes for first place winners.
The show is from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
° 8—10 a.m. On the Spot Carpet Cleaning Free Breakfast
° 8—11 a.m. Free Airplane Rides
Donations for fuel appreciated.
° 8:30—9 a.m. Sprint Boat Demonstration
° 8—9 a.m. Sign up for Sidewalk Chalk Art Tournament, sponsored by BHS seniors
° 9 a.m. registration for 3-on-3 basketball, sponsored by BHS seniors. The tournament starts at 11 a.m.
° 9 a.m.—4 p.m. Snow Machine Races
° 10 a.m.—3 p.m. Historical Museum Open House
190 N. Shilling, Blackfoot
° 10 a.m.—4 p.m. Idaho Potato Museum Tours, 130 NW Main, Blackfoot
° 11 a.m.—2 p.m. Search & Rescue Fundraiser Lunch
° 12—4 p.m. Pride Days Free Potato Feed
° 4 p.m. Sprint Boat Demo
° 5 p.m. Skateboarding Contest
° 4—7 p.m. Free Stage Entertainment
Jensen Grove Pavilion
° 7 p.m. Ping Pong Ball Drop
° 8 p.m. Teen Dance, sponsored by the BHS Seniors
Activities taking place throughout the day are a Family Carnival, Operation Lifesaver Train, Safety Fair, that is sponsored by Blackfoot Lions Club, a Bungi Run, sponsored by BHS seniors and greased watermelons from the swim platform. The greased watermelon contests are divided into various age groups.