Saturday July 20th, 2019

2019 Appreciation Days Schedule of Events

Check back often for the latest updates to the schedule!

 Friday, July 19th

  • 5K/10K/Fun Run Packet Pick-Up, 6:00-7:30pm near Ashby School main entrance
  • Dinner at the Legion, 5:00pm-7:30pm.  Your choice of 10oz grilled flat-iron steak or chicken cordon bleu served with potato, veggie, tossed salad, and bread.  If you are planning a large group, call the Legion at 218-747-2858 to RSVP and reserve meal choice by July 13th.  Cost $15 per meal.
  • Bar Bingo at the Legion, 7:00pm.  
  • Movie in the Park featuring "101 Dalmatians", showtime at dusk (approx 9pm), FREE.  Sponsored by Park Region Telephone Co.
  • Live Music on the Patio at Club 74​ featuring 110 Main, 8:00pm-midnight


Saturday, July 20th

  • Food Shelf Breakfast, 7:30am-10:30am at the Ashby Legion.  Bring non-perishable food item or monetary donation.  Sponsored by the Ashby Equity Association and TFC Poultry.
  • Family Fun Run, start 8:00am (register 7:00-7:45am) at Central Lakes Trail.  Fundraiser for the Community Club.
  • 5K Run/Walk and 10K Run, start 8:30am (register 7:00-7:45am) at Central Lakes Trail.  Fundraiser for the Ashby Legacy Fund.
  • 7th Annual Ashby A's Golf Scramble at Tipsinah Mounds, register 7:00am, tee off 8:00am.  Teams consist of 4 people.  Cost $60 per person includes 18 holes with cart.  Proceeds benefit the Ashby A's. Contact Jordan Lillemoen (218-731-1985) or Tipsinah Mounds Golf Course to register.
  • Craft, Vendor, and Farmers' Market around the park with food trucks, 10:00am-3:00pm.  Contact for info.  Download a registration form here.  Vendor fees benefit the Ashby Legacy Fund.  Free admission.
  • Kiddie Parade, 10:30am register, 11:00am start at the Fire Hall. Sponsored by Rylander Insurance Agency. Contact Megan Jensen for info.
  • Music in the park, 11:00am-6:00pm. Featuring Roger Gillespie from 11:00am-2:00pm, Dan Remer from 2:00pm-4:00pm, & Schjei Country from 4:30-6:00pm.  Sponsored by the ALF Community Advisory Team.
  • Free hot dog meal in the park, 11:00am-1:00pm.  Sponsored by the ALF Community Advisory Team.
  • Large inflatables near the park, 11:00am-4:00pm, FREE.  Sponsored by the ALF Community Advisory Team.
  • Kids Archery Fun Shoot, 11:00am-2:00pm. FREE. Sponsored by Lakes Area Archers.
  • Petting Zoo in the Park, 1:00pm-4:00pm, featuring animals from the Trowbridge Creek Zoo.  FREE.  Sponsored by the ALF Community Advisory Team.
  • Coin Dig for Kids in the park, 1:00pm, FREE.  Sponsored by First State Bank.  
  • Pie & Ice Cream Social in the park, 2:00-4:00pm.  Sponsored by Destiny Church.
  • Bean Bag Tournament at the Legion, register 2:30pm, starts at 3:00pm.  Sponsored by the Ashby SAL.
  • Live Music on the Patio at Club 74 featuring the Honky Tonk Stardust Cowboy, 2:00pm-6:00pm.  Drink specials throughout the day.
  • Supper in the park, 4:45pm-6:45pm, details TBA.  Proceeds benefit the AHS Junior Class.
  • Parade, 7:00pm start (contact Evelyn Lang 218-747-2235 or fax 218-747-2239 to register).  Download an entry form here.
  • Parking Lot Dance at the Legion featuring "Sweet Siren", 8:00pm-12:00am.  ID required. Admission $15.  Proceeds from the gate benefit the ALF.  Sponsored by Sons of the Legion.


Sunday, July 21st

  • Pancake Breakfast in the park, 8:00am-1:00pm.  Free will donation with proceeds benefiting the ALF.  Sponsored by the Ashby Lions Club.
  • Community Worship in the Park, 10:30am.  Hosted by Peace Lutheran Church.
  • Lions Trailer Raffle Drawing in the Park, 12:00pm
  • Horseshoe Tournament at Memorial Park. Register 11:30am-12:30pm. 1pm start. Round Robin with 24 player limit, $5 entry fee with 100% pay out. Contact Janet Larson.

Street Fair Booths registered as of 7/15/19

  • Color Street Nails
  • Barn Wood Projects by Mona E.
  • Young Living Essential Oils
  • Ashby Arrows apparel (fundraiser for ALF)
  • Tupperware
  • Usborne (fundraiser for the Ashby Public School Preschool Classroom)
  • Revital U Health & Wellness Products
  • Norwex
  • Scentsy
  • Thirty-one bags and fleece tied blankets
  • Handmade Wood Signs by Ralph H.
  • Tastefully Simple
  • LuLu Roe clothing
  • Jewelry (macrame and beaded) and acrylic abstract art by Charlotte M.
  • Faux leather earrings and flower clips by Nicole B.
  • Voxxlife Wellness Neuro Tech (socks and insoles)
  • Sports memorabilia and collectibles
  • Big J's Smokehouse food truck
  • Oak Point Rentals Cotton Candy (10% of profits donated to ALF)
  • Beverages (fundraiser for ABE Track)

Local Business Specials

Ashby Brewing Company

  • Saturday 10:30am-10:00pm:  New Beer Alert--try out the new Lemon Zest Ale or the fresh batch of Runestone Man IPA!  First 20 customers of the day receive a free pint glass cookie with the purchase of a regular priced pint of beer.  Threshermans Delight on special for $3/pint.

Caring Neighbors Free Store

  • Friday and Saturday, open 9am-2pm 

City Restaurant & Club 74

  • Friday 8pm-midnight: Live Music on the Patio with 110 Main (no cover charge).
  • Saturday:  Sloppy Jo & Chips for $5, Cheeseburger Sliders $2 each or 3 for $5; 2-6pm Live Music on the Patio with Honky Tonk Stardust Cowboys (no cover charge)