6/6/2013 2:34:00 PM First Thursday Fun Fest is Thursday
The Cannon Falls Area Chamber of Commerce has issued an invitation to attend the First Thursday Fun Fest on Thursday, June 6, from 5-8 p.m. in historic downtown Cannon Falls.
More than 50 vendors will offer a wide variety of goods and services. Products range from handcrafted jewelry to local honey; candles and clothing, to pottery and handcrafted wood furniture. There will be purses, jeans, home-baked goodies, birdhouses, potted trees, demos, cleaning products, foods, books, free blood pressure checks, scarves and much, much more.
Visitors to the fun fest will also have the opportunity to support the next generation of entrepreneurs and get better acquainted with local community organizations. There will be something for the whole family... clowns, face painting, games, info booths and concessions.
Also scheduled for the evening will be at 5:30 p.m. Just for Kix Dance performances, at 6:30 p.m. the Cannon Falls and the Community Band will play.
At 7:30 p.m. "Celebrity" Trike Races will be held to promote the Kid's Fun Race on Thursday, June 13, as part of the Nature Valley Grand Prix.
Representatives from the Cannon Falls Fire Department, Cannon Falls EMS Service, Cannon Falls Smiles Dental Office, Mayo Health System and the Cannon Falls Police Department will be participating.
Returning to race this year and vie for the trophy is Mike "Ace Bandage" Althoff. Returning champion Dr. Pat "Smiles" Prochaska will be on hand to defend his crown.
All are welcome to attend this free event located on Mill Street between the Cannon River Winery and 4th Street.