Kids Day & Alumni Night
11-2 pm: Meyers Schoolhouse Museum at 13 Mile Rd. and Division
Discover historic Sparta memorabilia; composite school pics back to the 1900s, farm tools when work was done by hand, SHS sports mementos, how school operated in one room!
11-2 pm: Historical Research Center Open House 71 N. Union (across from the Sparta Library)
10 am to 2 pm: KIDS DAY
New location: Rogers Park!
Sponsored by Sparta Chamber of Commerce
*NEW* Splash pad open!
Balloons, face painting, water tables, pony rides and on-stage entertainment for kids!
Dee Jay the Clown: West Michigan’s Favorite Clown (10:30 am)
Dilly Songs: Join us to sing delightful and silly songs (11:30 am)
10 am: Kids Parade
Sponsored by Sparta Tire
Line up at Sparta Variety & walk to Rogers Park
Decorate your bikes at Sparta Variety and join the kids parade
10:30-1:30 pm: $1 Pony Rides
Sponsored by the Rotary Club of Sparta
11:00 am: 1K Kids Fun Run
Hosted and Sponsored by Northern Physical Therapy.
Join us for a fun run! Kids 3 to 12 years old. This event is free but pre-registration is required to assure participants receive a race bag and medal. Register: www.northernpts.com/event
11 am & Noon: Wildflower Walking Tour of Nash Creek area
Tour the banks of Nash Creek (restored by Sparta students) to find our what makes wildflowers unique and why they are important. It will change the way you observe their beauty, forever!
11-1 pm: YMCA Fitness Fun for Kids
Hosted by Wolverine Worldwide YMCA
Fitness challenge with events like jump rope, standing long jump, hurdles and more! Prizes available! Enter for a chance to win a FREE one-month membership to the YMCA!
12 pm: Carnival Rides Open in the Village Parking Lot
Kids Day Special! $2 per ride!
Unlimited Ride Arm Band Noon to close for $18
Noon 10 pm: Food Truck Rally in Balyeat Field
Hungry? Check out the food trucks in Balyeat Field!
4 pm: Sparta 4v4 Street Soccer at Sparta Skate Park
$75 per team. Registration deadline is July 7, 2017. Register at www.freekickpromotions.com. Divisions: 10-11 B/G, 12-14 B/B, 14-18 B/G, Adult Co-Ed
4 – 11:59 pm: Alumni Night Entertainment Tent in Balyeat Field
Sponsored by Chrome Mechanical, Mchugh Builders, and West Side Beer Distributing
$5 Cover. Featuring 16 oz. cans of Budweiser beverages and (NEW!) 12 oz Perrin beer. $4 Each. Only guests 21 & over with a valid photo ID will be admitted after 9 pm. Michigan law requires a VALID PHOTO ID!