Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9 Page 10 Page 11 Page 12 Page 13 Page 14 Page 15 Page 16 Page 17 Page 18 Page 19 Page 20 Page 21 Page 22 Page 23 Page 24 Page 25 Page 26 Page 27 Page 28 Page 29 Page 30 Page 31 Page 32 Page 33 Page 34 Page 35 Page 36 Page 37 Page 38 Page 39 Page 40 Page 41 Page 42 Page 43 Page 44 Page 45 Page 46 Page 47 Page 48P E L L A V I S I T O R S G U I D E 11 July 4 Independence Day Celebration Downtown Pella Family fun activities all day, parade at 1:30, city band, fireworks at dusk. 641.780.6785 I kingma323@hotmail.com All activities are free. Check on Facebook! July 6, 13, 20, 27 Thursdays in Pella Downtown Pella I 6–9pm Family fun activities every Thursday evening in July! Food, activities, contests, music! 641.628.2626 I www.visitpella.com July 8 Bologna Nationals Event hosted by Resurrected Tin Car Club Downtown Pella Vehicle registration required, $ amount TBD Free for spectators. July 7-9 Lake Red Rock Balloon Fest North Overlook Beach at Lake Red Rock Balloon launches, activities, vendors, live music 641.628.2626 I www.redrocklakeballoonfest. com July 10-14 Dutch Day Camp Pella Historical Village 507 Franklin St. 9am–3pm For youth entering 5th and 6th grade 641.628.4311 I www.pellahistorical.com July 13 Kermis (Summer Festival) Pella's Central Park Carnival games for children at Thursdays in Pella summer event. 641.628.4311 I www.pellahistorical.com July 21-22, 27-29 The Wizard of Oz Union Street Players, Pella Community Center 712 Union St. 641.204.1094 I www.unionstreetplayers.com Ticket price: Call ticket office July 20 STEM Camp Vermeer Windmill 507 Franklin St. 9–11:30am or 12:30–3pm For youth entering 6th-8th grade 641.628.4311 I www.pellahistorical.com July 25 Tulip Princess Academy Pella Historical Village & Scholte House 507 Franklin St. I 9am–3pm For girls entering 2nd through 4th grade 641.628.4311 I www.pellahistorical.com July 27 Scholte Fun Day Pella Historical Village & Scholte House 728 Washington St. I 9am–3pm For youth entering 4th through 7th grade 641.628.4311 I www.pellahistorical.com Aug 3-5 Knoxville Raceway 360's 1000 North Lincoln St. I 6:45pm 515.842.5431 I www.knoxvilleraceway.com Advance tickets available. Aug 9-12 57th Annual Knoxville Nationals Knoxville Raceway 1000 North Lincoln St. I 6:45pm 515.842.5431 I www.knoxvilleraceway.com Advance tickets available Aug 10-20 Iowa State Fair State Fairgrounds in Des Moines 3000 East Grand Ave. 515.262.3111 I www.iowastatefair.org Sept 9 (tentative) Tour de Rock Pella Cycling Club West Market Park, South Shelter I 9am 641.628.1562 I www.pellacycling.com Sept 9-10 (tentative) Dirty Wooden Shoe Cyclocross Race South Overlook Park Red Rock I 10am 641.230.0596 I www.pellabikeracing.com Sept 16-17 Pella Iowa Southern Gospel Weekend - Featuring: The Erwins (9/16- 1pm), Hoppers (9/16-7pm), and Jim Brady Trio (9/17-2pm) Pella Christian High Vermeer Auditorium 300 Eagle Ln. I See times above [E. across intersection from 1109 Roosevelt Rd.] 641.660.0443 I www.IowaSouthernGospel.com Individual adult combo ticket for all three concerts, $47. Individual concert tickets are also available. Check website for details. Sept 22-23 Herfst Feest (Harvest Festival) Downtown Pella - celebrate Fall in Pella! 641.628.2626 I www.visitpella.com Sept 22-23 Fall Harvest & Dutch Artisan Festival Pella Historical Village 507 Franklin St. 10am–4pm 641.628.4311 I www.pellahistorical.com Sept 22-23 Family Fun Fall Festival Downtown Pella I 10am–4pm Sponsored by First Reformed Church of Pella Activities are free; small charge for great food.