The majority of events will take place on Sat., July 27
LA CENTER — The annual La Center Our Days Steamboat Celebration will take place in La Center this weekend. The event will kick off with the Movie in the Park at dusk in Sternwheeler Park on Fri., July 26 but most of the activities will take place on Sat., July 27.
This year’s Movie in the Park will be The Lego Movie 2. Popcorn and concessions will be available at the movie.
Saturday’s lineup begin with the 5K Run/Walk at 8 a.m. starting in Holley Park. Advance registration is required in order to guarantee a race T-shirt. The annual Our Days Steamboat Celebration parade will begin at 10 a.m. and will proceed through downtown and on to Holley Park.
Holley Park will be the site of the majority of activities, which are scheduled for 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Car Show will return to the Our Days Steamboat Celebration. A $20 registration is required, which includes BBQ.
The KidZone will also be open on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will be an egg toss at noon. The KidZone will include a bounce house, obstacle course, games, petting zoo, face painting, tech toys, kiddie train and giant jenga.
Other activities scheduled for Saturday include vendors, beer garden, a DJ, Cow Pie Bingo and a BBQ lunch at the Community Center, catered by Smokin Frank’s ($8 per plate).
The Beautiful Baby Contest will take place under the covered area of Holley Park on Saturday at noon. A Cake Walk will be held at the La Center Community Library at 1 p.m. and bingo will be available at 2 p.m. under the covered area of Holley Park.
For more information, visit the La Center Our Days Celebration page on Facebook.