The Milroy community is hosting its annual Fun Fest celebration this coming Saturday, with events held throughout the day.
The festivities begin at 8:30 a.m. with a new 5K color run/walk. Registration is scheduled to begin at 8:15 a.m. Cost to participate in the color run is $20.
The community parade is scheduled to start at 10:30 a.m. Those who are planning to participate in the parade are asked to line up at the elevator.
A classic car and tractor show will start following the parade at approximately 11:30 a.m. on the street near the city park.
Some of the other events include:
• A dunk tank at 12 p.m.
• A kids’ treasure hunt for those ages six and under starts at 12 p.m. Items will be hidden in the sand at the city park.
• The volleyball tournament is set to start at 12 p.m. The team entry fee is $30. All ages are welcome. A minimum of four players is needed to take part in the tournament.
• A kids’ eating contest is being held in the park shelter starting at 1 p.m. Kids who want to participate need to show up by 12:45 p.m.
• A petting zoo is available from 1-3 p.m.
• A bean bag tournament starting at 2 p.m. Entry fee is $20 for two-person teams.
• The Milroy Lions Club is hosting Bingo from 3-5 p.m.
• A cow chip contest starts at 6 p.m.
Inflatables and other activities will also be available throughout the day. The event concludes with a street dance featuring IV Play from 9 p.m. until 1 a.m. Cover charge is $10.
Concessions will be available throughout the day. No coolers will be allowed.
To find out more about this event visit the Milroy Fun Fest Facebook Page. Everyone is invited to celebrate Milroy Fun Fest this coming Saturday.