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Labor Day Flyer

Essex, Iowa
Annual Labor Day Celebration
August 29 - September 1, 2014

 Celebrations Since 1910!!

"Together, We ..."

 


Final Schedule

NEW Carnival!!!

 





Day Event                                     Chair  Phone




Sunday

August 24, 2014

   (712) unless noted




 2pm 2014 Miss Essex / Little Miss Essex Crowning 
    
Held at Trojan Hall ~ EHS ~ $1.00 Admission  
Little Miss Essex Entry      Miss Essex Entry 
ECC
Mary Ohnmacht
Brenda Franks
 
 379-3263
 379-3716
       




Friday  August 29, 2014    




 4pm-2am Bubba's Bar & Grill
    Grill Open ~ Hamburgers, Pork Tenderloin, Chicken Strips & Fries
Ken Knight  326-5436
 9pm Live Band at Bubba's Bar & Grill
    Josh Heard  ~ Indoors
Ken Knight  326-5436
       




Saturday  August 30, 2014    




 10am  Golf Tournament
    18 Hole/4 Person Best Ball $100/team
     9am Registration ~ 10am Tee Off
     Limited carts available @ $10 ~ must reserve in advance.
     Burgers & Brats available for golfers & spectators.
Essex Golf
Ricky Hawkes
 379-3805
       
 12N-2am Bubba's Bar & Grill
    Grill Open ~ Hamburgers, Pork Tenderloin, Chicken Strips & Fries
Ken Knight  326-5436
 1-10pm CARNIVAL!!! ~ Downtown Essex
    8 Rides, Games, Cotton Candy, Shaved Ice, Funnel Cakes!
Katie Weddleton  308-223-0244
 6:30-8:30pm "Wright Family" Faith Covenant Church
  
Ice Cream Social & Love Offering   
     Church is Handicap Accessible & Air Conditioned! 
 
FECC Members  
 9pm Live Band at Bubba's Bar & Grill
     Plastic Hippies ~ Indoors
Ken Knight  326-5436
       




Sunday

 August 31, 2014

   




 8am-6pm BBQ on the Back 9 ~ Essex Golf Club
    Chicken, Ribs (Pork or Beef) Pork Loin
 
  Sign up at 8am ~ Judging 1,2,3&4pm. Awards at 5pm
     Entry Form
~ Due August 28       Event Rules
Essex Golf  379-3805
 10am        Community Worship Service at St. John's Church
   
ECC
Pastor Jim
Ressegieu
 
 11am-1pm Sunday Dinner ~ Faith Covenant Church
    
Church is Handicap Accessible & Air Conditioned!
FECC Members  
 12N-2am Bubba's Bar & Grill
    Grill Open ~ Hamburgers, Pork Tenderloin, Chicken Strips & Fries
Ken Knight  326-5436
 1-10pm CARNIVAL!!! ~ Downtown Essex
    8 Rides, Games, Cotton Candy, Shaved Ice, Funnel Cakes!
Katie Weddleton  308-223-0244
 1-5pm Antique Tractor Pull ~ NE Corner Arena
     
Must Register by 12Noon ~ Free Spectator Admission!  
      
 
Brandon Darnold
Kenny Darnold
Bill York
 405-515-7927
 402-515-3727
 
379-3733
 1pm Kids Water Fights ~ SW Corner Anderson Park
      Hosted by Essex Fire Fighters
      Fights begin approximately 1:30 ~ You must sign-in at 1pm.
Fire Fighters
Todd & Becki Franks
 379-3900
 2-4pm All School Reunion - Trojan Hall EHS   Jim Long  379-3662
 4pm Children's Pedal Tractor Pull ~ Anderson Park
     Sponsored by
Madsen International, Shenandoah
     Classes by Age * 4-12 Yr Olds * Awards * Qualification for State!
     4pm ~ Registration  *  4:30pm ~ Pulling Begins
ECC
 
 379-5149
 4-7pm Homemade Pie A'la Mode! ~ Anderson Park
     Current and past Grand Marshals are our special guests.
     Grand Marshal group photo at 5:15pm.

     Proceeds to Essex Community Endowment & Trust Fund
Tish Glasgo

 

 
 5-7pm BINGO!  ~ Anderson Park
     Hosted by Essex American Legion Auxiliary 
Essex American Legion Auxiliary  
 6pm Bathtub Races ~ Fremont Farmers 4-H Club
     Denison Street ~ West Side of Anderson Park
     Registration ~ 6pm  Races -6:30pm
4-H
Amy Allen
 621-3927
 6pm-2am Twilight & Glow in the Dark Golf
     Play anytime between 6pm & 2am.
     9 in light and 9 at night. Same low price $10 per 9 holes. 
     Glow in the Dark Balls & Accessories at clubhouse.
     Limited carts available @ $10 ~ please reserve in advance.
Essex Golf  379-3805
       




Monday

 September 1, 2014

   




 8-11am Pancake & Sausage Breakfast ~ Fire Station           
    Hosted by Essex Fire Fighters Assn.    
Fire Fighters  379-3711
 8am-All Day Open Golf
$10 for 9 holes - Carts $10 - Call for tee times.
No cook today, clubhouse beverages & snacks on site.
Essex Golf  379-3805
 8am SMC Fun Run/Walk  ~ 7am Registration - Start at EHS 
     Hosted by Shenandoah Medical Center  ~  Entry Form
SMC
Bill Billings
 246-7225
 8am-All Day! Market ~ Antique, Collectibles, Crafts, Etc.  
    Anderson Park     
Market Registration Brochure
ECC
Dana Wenstrand
 370-5149
 8am-12Noon Book Sale ~ Lied Public Library    Brenda Franks  379-3355
 9am-2pm Antique & Classic Car Show ~ Downtown
   "ECC Currency" as Prizes
    1pm Announcement of Winners
ECC
Candice & Drew Liljedahl
 215-0331
 9am-2pm Antique Tractor Show ~ Downtown ECC
Eric Ackerberg
 379-3785
 10am-6pm CARNIVAL!!! ~ Downtown Essex
    8 Rides, Games, Cotton Candy, Shaved Ice, Funnel Cakes!
Katie Weddleton  308-223-0244
 10am-4pm Food Stands ~ Anderson Park & Downtown
   
  Page County Pork Producers - Pork on a Stick!
       Page County Cattlemen - Ribeye Sandwich & Hamburgers!
                  ~ Cattlemen's Proceeds to Essex Child Care Center

       Sonrisers Kettlecorn & Lemonade!  
       Bubba's Bar & Grill ~ 11am-2am
       Carnival Stands ~ 10am-6pm
   
 10am Beautiful Baby Contest ~  Anderson Park Bandstand  
    Ages 0-24 Months
~ 2 Categories ~ "Best Dressed" & "Cutie"    
   
 11am-2am Bubba's Bar & Grill
    Grill Open ~ Hamburgers, Pork Tenderloin, Chicken Strips & Fries
Ken Knight  326-5436
 2pm Parade ~  Line Up Starting at 10am
          
Judging at 12:45pm   
ECC
Pete & Dana Wenstrand
 370-5149
 4pm Demolition Derby ~ NE Corner of Essex 
    Sponsored by O'Reilly Auto Parts
        
Advance Tickets at O'Reilly's $7.00 ~ $10 at Gate
    2 Classes: Compact & Full Size Cars
    Vehicle Check-In from 1:30-3pm 
     
 
  Food & Beverage Stands ~ Essex School Athletic Dept.
ECC
Remington Frank     
 
 310-1525
 
 

 

 

 

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        If you are interested in hosting a fund raising event, please contact
        Labor Day Organizers at
laborday@essexiowa.com.
        All vendor permits ~ Inform chair of plans by May 15, 2014. 
                                        Application & payment due by June 15, 2014.
        2014 Food Vendor Permit Application
 
        2014
Street Permit Application 
        Labor Day Vendor Ordinance - City of Essex

        * Local businesses & local non-profit organizations are given first consideration for
           Food Vendor & Street Vendor Permits during the Labor Day celebration.