Wimbledon is hosting the third annual four-day Palooza from Thursday, July 18, to Sunday, July 21, which includes live music, a softball tournament and a parade through downtown.
Event coordinator Jessie Albrecht encourages everyone from the surrounding area to come participate.
“There’s four days for a reason,” Albrecht said. “There’s activities for everyone … we can occupy anyone from 2 years old to 82 years old.”
The event begins Thursday, July 18, with a farmers market from 4 to 6 p.m., followed by steak night at C.M.’s Place from 6 to 8 p.m.
Friday’s events begin at 5 p.m. with hammerschlagen and music on Main Street, followed by a corn-hole tournament at 7 p.m., an event with a $500 prize to the winner. The band 32 Below will play from 9:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.
Albrecht expects anywhere from 300 to 1,000 people to visit Wimbledon throughout the four-day span.
“This all started to get everybody to come back to town and come together again.”
For Saturday, the softball tournament will start at 10 a.m., following a pancake breakfast starting at 7:30 a.m. The parade will start its route downtown at 11 a.m. and two bands will perform at night.
Powerglide will take the stage from 5 to 8 p.m., followed by Redline from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. All live music is free to the public.
Sunday will conclude the Palooza with breakfast from 7:30 to 11 a.m. and church services will proceed at three different locations.
"Come out and be apart of the community," Albrecht said. "It's a time for everyone here to come together ... bring your kids, keep them entertained, enjoy the food.
"You will not be bored," she said.
The complete schedule of events is available online at facebook.com/WimbledonPalooza/.
For questions, contact Albrecht at 701-659-3531.