Stewardson Lions Club 2012 Homecoming

Published by tvonderheide on August 10th, 2012 - in Uncategorized

The 2012 Stewardson Lions club Homecoming Tractor/Truck Pull revs up thursday night, August 16, with weigh-in at 5:00 PM. The 5800 pound Barnyard Class is the first class to pull and 12,500 LB Farm Stock blower Classes, the ever popular 7,000 pound Modified Trucks, and 8,000 pound takes place on the 10-acre Lions club recreation site located south of the Stewardson Historical Museum; ample free parking is available. Admission to the tractor pull is $3 per person, children12 and under are admitted free. Interested participants can contact Lion Tracy Vonderheide at (217) 868-5875 for additional information.

The Garden Tractor Pull returns again this year and will be held at the Stewardson Lions Club recreation site on Friday, August 17, ith weigh-in beginning at 5:00 PM; competition will begin at approximately 6 PM. The pullers are affiliated with the Christian Country Tractor Pulling Association and will be pulling in three general divisions: Stock Class, Stock Altered Class, and Super Stock Class. the tractors range from 10 horsepower machines to smoking hot alcohol burners and promise to provide specttators and evening of memorable entertainment. Spectators and tractor pull entrants alike will find plenty of food and drink available from the Lions club food and beverage tent ith beer sold on the premises. Sanitation facilities will be available on site. For complete details regarding th ruls and regulation of the Stewardson Lions Club tractor pull please visit

Looking for family fun? You’ll find seven inflatables from CJ Inflatables which range from a baby bounce house upt through a 90 foot Adrenalin Rush obstacle course hich ill be changed daily. Other fun offerings include a bungee run, a 35 foot tunnel, little kids slide, Giant Boxing gloves and a bounce combo. the inflatables can be enjoyed from 6:00 to 10:00 PM each day of the homecoming. Arm bands cost $10 per day and provide unlimited turns on the inflatables.

Thursday night Dance Etc will perform at the park at 7:00 PM. New this year is a Mechanical Bull Riding which starts at 7:00 PM each night and a Bull Riding Contest at 8:00 PM. Awards and prizes will be given each night to the winner.

Friday night Larson’s Karate will perform at 5:30 at the park and then Live Entertaiment with “Walkin’ with Cash” at the park from 7 to 9:30 PM. Don’t forget we have BINGO every night at the park from 7 to close.

Saturday at 4:00 PM the Kids’ Games will be at the Ball Field. Live entertainment at 6:30 PM is Battle Creek Band. This year the Lions Club celebrates their 50th queen crowned. At 6:30 there will be a reception for all past former Homecoming Queens and at 9:00 PM the former queens will be announced and recognized. The coronation of the 50th queen will be at 10:00 PM and Raffle Ticket drawing will follow.

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