12 Days of Summer Celebration – August 9-20

August 9, 2017 - 6:00 pm

Bellaire

Celebrate the Bellaire area with the 12 Days of Summer Celebration kicking off with the Antrim County Fair leading into the Rubber Ducky Festival with the main events on Saturday, August 19.

Antrim County Fair: Visit www.antrimcountyfair.com for more info.
Rubber Ducky Festival: www.bellairechamber.com/rubber-ducky-festival-55/

Schedule (Subject to Change):

Thursday, August 10 – Senior Citizen Appreciation Day

7:30 AM Antrim County Horse Show Check-In (Pre-Registration Recommended.)
8:55 AM Flag-Raising
9:00 AM Atrim County Horse Show
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM Activity/Education Tent
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM Caring For Your Horse
12:00 PM Cake Walk
1:00 PM, 3:00 PM, 5:00 PM Covered Wagon Rides Through Bellaire (Courtesy Of Tommy’s Toys Excavating)
2:00 PM Ice CreAM Social (By Donation)
2:00 PM Bingo
4:00 PM Poultry Judging
5:00 PM Showmanship, Market, Conformation Classes In Order As Each Division Is Completed: Water Fowl, Turkeys, Chickens, GAMe Birds. Still Exhibits Judging (Exhibit Hall Closed During Judging)
7:00 PM Live Music (Diva With Buck Feva Band)

Friday, August 11 – Veterans Appreciation Day

8:55 AM Flag-Raising
All Day – Pony Rides/Petting Farm (A Fee Will Be Charged)
9:00 AMSun., August 13
5 – 8 “Christians Got Talent” Bellaire Community United Methodist Church – Hot Dogs & Beverages 5-6pm followed by Open Mike Gospel Night from 6-8 pm
Mon., August 14
6 Music at the Gazebo – “Bay Area Big Band”
– ASI Community Center & Park
Tues., August 15
11 – 3 Bellaire Area Historical Museum Open
6:30 Euchre at Bellaire Senior Center – begins promptly at 6:30pm
7 Paddle Antrim Ducky Paddle – Details to follow
Wed., August 16
10 – 4 Bellaire Public Library Book Sales
11 – 3 Bellaire Area Historical Museum Open
Thurs., August 17
10 – 5 Bellaire Merchants Sidewalk Sales
10 – 4 Bellaire Public Library Book Sale
10 – 2 C.O.A. Picnic – Pavilion at Bellaire Senior Center
10 – 2 C.O.A. Car Show – 4Front Credit Union ATM Parking Lot
Fri., August 18
10 – 5 Bellaire Merchants Sidewalk Sales
10 – 5 Bellaire Public Library Book Sale
11 – 3 Bellaire Area Historical Museum Open
4 – 6 Bellaire Lions Club Picnic – $10 per person – Senior Center
5:30 30th Anniversary Ducky “Dash” Race at the N. Bridge on Bridge St.
7 – 9 Music Downtown & Announcement of Ducky “Dash” Winners- Downtown Bellaire
9 5k & 10k “Glow Run,” Starts Downtown Bellaire
Sat., August 19 – Race Day!
10 – 3 Kids’ “Duckling Park” with Games, Bounce Houses & Inflatables
10 – 4 Arts and Crafts on Courthouse Lawn
10 – 5 Merchants Sidewalk Sales
11 Movie Matinee at Bellaire Theatre
3 Grand Parade & Rubber Ducky Race – Intermediate River starting at the North Bridge- following Parade. Ducks stop at Riverside Marina.
5 “CHERRY CAPITAL MENS QUARTET” and Ice Cream Social presented by the Bellaire Library. Donations are appreciated. Livestock Judging (Large Animal Barn Closed During Judging)
Showmanship, Market, Conformation Classes In Order As Each Division Is Completed: Beef, LlAMa, Goat, LAMb, Swine Adult Showmanship Classes Available As Time Permits And At The Discretion Of The Judge.
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM Activity/Education Tent
12:00 PM Veteran’s Tribute.
12:05 PM Rabbit Judging Showmanship, Market, Conformation Classes
1:00 PM, 3:00 PM, 5:00 PM Covered Wagon Rides Through Bellaire (Courtesy Of Tommy’s Toys Excavating)
2:00 PM Bingo
5:30 PM 4-H Auction Buyers Dinner
6:45 PM Exhibitors Of The Year Announced
6:55 PM Pledge Of Allegiance And 4-H Pledge
7:00 PM 4-H Livestock Auction (Large Animal Barn Closed During Auction)

Saturday, August 12 – Family Heritage Day

7:00 AM 5k Run Check-In
8:15 AM Flag Raising
8:30 AM 5k Run/Walk
9:00 AM Pancake Breakfast (By Donation)
All Day Pony Rides/Petting Farm (A Fee Will Be Charged)
10:00 AM Fire Department Smoke House (Bellaire Fire Department
10:00 AM Jaws Of Life Demonstration (Mancelona Fire Department)
10:00-4:00 PM Live Music
10:30 AM FAMily Fun Activities/GAMes/Face Painting & More
12:00 PM Dog Show (Registration At 11 A.M., Pre-Registration Recommended)
1:00 PM, 3:00 PM, 5:00 PM Covered Wagon Rides Through Bellaire (Courtesy Of Tommy’s Toys Excavating)
2:00 PM Lego Build & Race Contest (Lego Activity Ages 6 And Up)
3:00 PM Youth Tractor Pull
3:00 PM Animal Obstacle Course (Following Dog Show)
4:00 PM Farm Olympics
5:30-6:30 PM Beef And Side Restaurant Cook-Off (Tickets Available During Fair.)
6:00 PM Silent Auction Closes
6:50 PM Selfie Photo Contest Winner Announced
7:00 PM Horse Pull (At The Entrance To Craven Park)
Dusk Movie Night (Disney’s Wreck It Ralph!)

August 13 – Rubber Ducky Days

5 – 8pm – “Christians Got Talent” Bellaire Community United Methodist Church – Hot Dogs & Beverages 5-6pm followed by Open Mike Gospel Night from 6-8 pm

Monday, August 14 – Rubber Ducky Days

6 pm – Music at the Gazebo – “Bay Area Big Band” – ASI Community Center & Park

Tuesday, August 15 – Rubber Ducky Days

11 – 3pm – Bellaire Area Historical Museum Open
6:30 pm – Euchre at Bellaire Senior Center – begins promptly at 6:30pm
7:00 pm – Paddle Antrim Ducky Paddle – Details to follow

Wednesday, August 16 – Rubber Ducky Days

10am – 4pm – Bellaire Public Library Book Sales

Thursday, August 17 – Rubber Ducky Days

10am – 5pm – Bellaire Merchants Sidewalk Sales
10 am – 4pm – Bellaire Public Library Book Sale
10:45 am – 1:45 pm – Commission on Aging Picnic – Pavilion at Bellaire Senior Center

Friday, August 18 – Rubber Ducky Days

10 am – 5 pm – Bellaire Merchants Sidewalk Sales
10 am – 5 pm – Bellaire Public Library Book Sale
4 – 6 pm – Bellaire Lions Club Picnic – Brats, Hot Dogs, Corn on the Cob, Salad, Dessert, Beverage.
$10 per person – Bellaire Senior Center
5:30 pm – 30th Anniversary “Big” Duck Race at the Bridge on Bridge Street
7-9 pm – Music Downtown – Downtown Bellaire
9pm – 5k & 10k “Glow Run,” Starts Downtown Bellaire

Saturday, August 19 – Rubber Ducky Days – Race Day!

10 -3 pm – Kids’ “Duckling Park” with Games, Bounce Houses & Inflatables
10 – 4 pm – Arts and Crafts on Courthouse Lawn
10 am – 5 pm – Merchants Sidewalk Sales
11 am – Movie Matinee at Bellaire Theatre
3pm – Grand Parade & Rubber Ducky Race – Intermediate River starting at the North Bridge- following Parade
5 pm – Bellaire Public Library presents “Jackie & Gary: American Folk Music” and Ice Cream Social at the Bellaire Library join them for a joyful & relaxing time. No charge. (Donations are appreciated)

Sunday, August 20 – Rubber Ducky Days

Short’s Glacial Hills Challenge XC –Additional information contact Fun Promotions LLC – 616-453-4245 or Paddles & Pedals – 231-533-4449 – www.funpromotions.com/eventinfo/glacialhills.html