4:30-7 pm: Lion’s BBQ Chicken Dinner at the Sparta Civic Center
Hosted by the Sparta Lion’s Club
Dinner includes: Half chicken cooked over charcoal, red skin potato salad, BBQ pork shoulder baked beans, roll, your choice of drink. All for only $10!
5 pm: Carnival Rides Open in the Village Parking Lot
5-8 pm: Historic Sparta Horse Drawn Carriage Tour at the Sparta Civic Center
$5 per person, kids 3 and under are free
6-8 pm: Historical Research Center Open House 71 N. Union (across from the Sparta Library)
6-8 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 operations in one room!
6:30 pm: Concert in the Park in Rogers Park
Hosted by Sparta Area Chamber of Commerce
Live Band – 6 Pak featuring Jumping 60s music. Bring lawn chairs for the free concert.
7 pm: Free Watermelon Social in Rogers Park
Hosted by: Village of Sparta and Sparta Township Officials