Kernel Days

 

2019 Schedule of Events

 

August 9-18th

Check out the 150th Celebration Events throughout the week

 

Wednesday, August 14

7:00 Free Movie at Flame Theatre | Sponsored by USC Teachers Association

 

Thursday, August 15

11:00-12:30 Library Foundation Salad Luncheon | Wells American Legion

7:00 Little Miss Kernel Program | USC Auditorium 

 

Friday, August 16

10:00-4:00 Wells Depot Museum open

11:00-1:00 Barrel Train Rides for Kids |The Depot

11:00-1:00 Free Lunch & Root Beer Floats by Bevcomm & CCF Bank, bank parking lot

2:00-4:00 55+ Lions Bingo | Broadway Apartments

5:00 Rebel Youth Wrestling Kids Triathlon & 5K, Registration starts at 4:30 | Wells Pool

Half Moon Park Activities on Friday

1:00-9:00 Antique Tractor & Machinery Hill open (featuring Farmall & Case IH)

5:00 Lions Bingo, Food Stands & Beer Garden open

5:00 Human Foosball Tournament | sponsored by Wells 150th Celebration

5:00 Petting Zoo Opens

5:00-8:30 Horse & Carriage Rides | provided by Rainbow Country Express

5:00-9:30 KidZone Activities Tent

5:00-9:30 FREE Giant Inflatables for all ages

6:00 Activities by We are United | Soccer Fields

6:00 Sand Volleyball Tournament begins

6:00 Tractor Races & Events | Old USC Practice Field

7:30 Teen Dance & Activities | by KBEW Dance DJs at Bevcomm Stage

9:30 Fireworks in the Park

 

Saturday, August 17

9:00-12:00 Farmers Market | Marketplace Foods

10:00-4:00 Wells Depot Museum open

3:00 Sugar Loom Performance | Shepherd’s Inn

12:30-5:00 Free Swim | Wells Swimming Pool

5:00 PARADE | Starts at State Farm Insurance 

Half Moon Park Activities on Saturday

8:00 Food Stands open for Breakfast

8:00 Sand Volleyball Tournament continues

8:00 Softball Tournament begins

9:00-4:00 Antique Tractor & Machinery Hill open (featuring Farmall & Case IH)

9:00-12:00 & 1:00-4:00 Caricatures by Casey

9:30 Chocolate Chip Cookie and Salsa Contest | Park Shelter

10:00 KidZone opens

10:00 Beer Garden open

10:00 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament | Basketball Court (For registration info call Joe K. 507-525-1746)

10:00 Gaga Ball Tournament | Soccer Fields (For team registration call Hilary 507-553-3511)

10:00 Kids Pedal Tractor Pull | Bevcomm Stage - Sponsored by Johnson Seeds

10:00-2:00 Day of the Dozer - Sponsored by Dulas Excavating Inc.

10:00-8:00 FREE Giant Inflatables for all ages

12:00 Bingo opens

12:00-2:00 Public Safety Demonstration by the Wells Ambulance & Police

11:00 Reptile Zoo | Bevcomm Stage

1:00 Human Foosball Tournament | sponsored by Wells 150th Celebration

1:00 Little Miss Kernel Talent Show | Bevcomm Stage

2:00 Coins in the Corn | Seed Boxes

2:30 Perpetual Juggler | Bevcomm Stage *

7:00 Brett Feist | Bevcomm Stage

9:00 Street Dance featuring EXPRESS Band - Sponsored by Wells Area Jaycees

After the Parade: Live Performance by Jack Sparrow, Bingo, Food Stands plus more activities!

 

Sunday, August 18

7:30-12:00 V.F.W. Pancake Breakfast

8:00 Softball Tournament continues

9:30 Lions Golf Tournament | Wells Golf Course 

11:00 Firemen's Tournament 

12:00-4:00 Wells Depot Museum open 

  • Inflatables:​ NEW! There will be no charge to enjoy the inflatable jumpers this year!
  • Day of the Dozer (Crystal): 507-327-0678
  • Softball Tournament: (Todd J.): 
  • Volleyball Tournament (Emily B.): 507-676-3189
  • 3-on-3 Basketball (Joe): 507-525-1746
  • KidZone Tent (Abby): 507-995-3904
  • Machinery Hill (Ryan F): 507-525-5020
  • Homemade Cookie and Plant Contest (WACC): 507-553-6450
  • Food Stands: (Lacey) 507-525-4185
  • Little Miss Kernel: (Lacey) 507-525-4185
  • To Volunteer or Sign-up for Parade: 507-553-6450