We are one week away from Western Week time!! We have a lot of new and exciting things planned this year, as well as, all of your Western Week favorites like the Dave Steger Memorial Softball Game with the Fire Department taking on the Main Street Merchants at the Duncan Lake Fields on Tuesday, June 16 at 6:30 pm.
Bring your family For Wednesday nights “Connecting Kids with Creatures” starting at 5:00 with so much to see and do you won’t want to miss it! KIDS and ANIMAL LOVERS start thinking up your best costume for you and your pet or just your pet and bring them down to the Old Fire Barn at 240 Maple Street at 6:30 pm on Wednesday June 17 for our 8th Annual Pet Parade. We will be showcasing all of your great pets in costume down Main Street starting at 7:00 pm. This year you can meet Miranda during Wednesday nights fun and games!! Get your legs ready to bounce out all that “yeah!!! schools out energy” in the inflatables, bring your amazing frog and turtle and race them alongside others to see who has the most AMAZING frog and turtle around Kent County starting at 8:00 pm in the grassy area by Frontier Heating and Cooling. Kids and the young of heart will have a great time experiencing all the NEW fun we have planned for this evening including a professional face painter, balloon twister, and Non-Stop Pop along with many more new things. Once the activities end and dusk comes about join us by the side of the elevator near Kinsey Street with your lawn chairs, blankets, and bug spray for MOVIE NIGHT to put the exclamation point on a great day.
Thursday the Market and Taste of Caledonia kicks off at 4:30 with a MUCH LARGER MARKET with over 60 vendor spaces sold and many Taste of Caledonia spaces with lots of delicious food from all of the great restaurants that Caledonia has to offer. Come enjoy music, shopping, and great food. We will even have things to keep the kids entertained while you eat and shop.
Friday we have a great Car & Motorcycle Show planned which is always a BIG hit along with some new things on the itinerary. We have Andrew Gerber’s owner of Graphite Memories coming to make art right in front of your eyes, a Caricaturist, our Face painter will be back for one last evening, and kick up your heels and come learn and enjoy some Country line Dancing starting at 6 pm . Then at 8 pm put on your dancing shoes and come dance the night away as the Double Barrel Band kicks up the music for our annual street dance.
We can’t wait for you to experience all that Western Week has to offer this year. Make sure you bring along your camera as this year there will be lots of photo opportunities. We would love for you to share all your favorite pictures with us at https://www.facebook.com/WesternWeek?ref=bookmarks.
We want to also take time to THANK all of our sponsors including our PRIMARY SPONSORS: Uccello’s Ristorante Pizzeria & Sports Lounge, Village of Caledonia, and Fox Chevrolet. You can see a list of all sponsors on our program guides so please take time to check it out and let them know you appreciate all they do to make Caledonia Western Week a great success!