Willmar Fests

June 21, 2017 - June 25, 2017  


Date(s) - June 21, 2017 - June 25, 2017
All Day


Willmar Fests


  • Community Event,  
  • Entertainment,  
  • Family Fun,  
  • Festivals,  

Save the Date
Willmar Fests will be June 21-25th, 2017


8:00 am – Flag Raising Ceremony at Selvig Park in Downtown Willmar
8:30 am – “Kaffee Fest with the Candidates” at the Barn Theatre
2:00 pm – Senior Ambassador Coronation at Willmar Community Center
4:00 pm – Queen’s Splash at the Dorothy Olson Aquatic Center
5:30 pm – Pie & Ice Cream Social at Robbin’s Island
6:00 pm – Ride with the Willmar Bikes group from the Jefferson Learning Center to Robbins Island for the Prairie Winds Summer Band Concert
7:00 pm – Prairie Winds Summer Band Concert at Robbin’s Island

9:00 am – Prince and Princess Story Hour at the Willmar Public Library
4:15 pm – 9:00 pm Jaycee’s Block Party Kickoff at 5th & Becker Ave
– Meet the Willmar Fests Candidates
– Crowning of the Willmar Fests Junior Royalty
– Community Group Performances and Demonstrations
4:30 pm – Bike Rodeo
5:40 pm – Jaycees Minute 2 Win It
6:00 pm – Willmar Fests Kiddie Parade
7:00 pm – Sheltered Reality

Willmar Fests Tennis Tournament
1:30 pm – Free Appreciation Day Dance at the Willmar Community Center
7:05 pm – Willmar Stingers Baseball Baker Field at Bill Taunton Stadium

Willmar Fests Tennis Tournament
7:00 am – 1:00 pm Willmar Fire Department Pancake Feed-Willmar Fire Station
8:00 am – Rice Memorial Hospital Foot Lake Four Run/Walk – Downtown
10:30 am – Grande Day Parade – Downtown
1:00 pm – Willmar’s Destination Play Ground Grand Opening
1:00-3:00 pm – Jennie-O Turkey Store Kids Carnival at Robbins Island- Inflatables and more…
3:00-5:00 pm – Willmar Fests Ambassador Coronation-WEAC
Beach Party at Robbins Island-Food Vendors, Beer Garden, Music, and Fireworks
7:30 pm – “The Little Crow Ski Show” – FREE event for all!
8:30-11:30 pm – Beach Party Concert with the White Keys
10:00 pm – Q102 Lakeland Broadcasting’s “Works Over Water” Fireworks Show

Willmar Fests Tennis Tournament
RAIN backup plan – 7:30 pm “The Little Crow Ski Show”-Robbins Island
RAIN backup plan – 10:00 pm “Works Over Water” Fireworks Show-Foot Lake

Schedule subject to change – check willmarfests.com for the latest

This annual festival promotes Willmar Area Attractions, pride in the community and the quality of life through family participation featuring events for citizens of all ages. The purpose of Willmar Fests is to encourage the imagination, talents, interests and creativity of the residents of the Willmar Area. Willmar Fests is the combination of four Festivals rolled into one big summer city wide celebration; International Fest which honors Willmar’s sister city of Frameries, Belgium, Aqua Fest featuring water events, Frameries Fest which is a Fine Arts Celebration and Kaffee Fests honoring the coffee tradition of Willmar’s Scandinavian roots.


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