2015 Schedule of Events

 

Saturday, June 6:

Asparagus Banquet and Pageant - Crowning of the 2015 Asparagus Queen

Presented by the Shelby Area Chamber of Commerce and local businesses

Dinner: 5:30 PM, Shelby High School: 641 N. State St, Shelby, MI 49455

Queen Pageant: 7:15 PM, Shelby High School Auditorium

 

Friday, June 12: 

 

10 AM - 6 PM: NAF Information Booth, located at the NAF Office, next to La Fiesta in downtown Hart.

Stop by for the latest information, recipes, souvenirs, and T-shirts.

 

10 AM - 6 PM: Arts & Crafts Fair, Oceana County Courthouse Lawn, downtown Hart.

 

4 PM - 6 PM: The Kid's Zone, in downtown Hart, sponsored and hosted by Arbre Farms.

 

6 PM - 7 - PM: Family Entertainment on Hart Commons, sponsored by Mercy Health - Lakeshore.

Don't miss "Bretsky, the Motor City Magician" and his Abracadabra show.

 

Saturday, June 13:

 

7:30 AM: Annual Spear-It 5k Run at Silver Lake, sponsored by Michigan Freeze Pack.

Registration begins at 7:30 AM, at the Dune Town Mall in Silver Lake.

Race is at 9 AM, beginning and ending at the Dune Town Mall.

 

9 AM - 5 PM: NAF Information Booth

 

9 AM - 5 PM: Arts & Crafts Fair, Oceana Co. Courthouse Lawn, downtown Hart.

 

10 AM: Asparagus Farm Tour, sponsored by West Shore Bank. Departs from the NAF Office. Enjoy

a 45-60 minute tour of an asparagus farm in Oceana County. Witness the harvesting, and talk with

the growers about the asparagus industry. Come early! This is one of our most popular events!

 

10 AM - 1 PM: NAF Food Show, sponsored by Michigan Asparagus Advisory Board.

Sample a variety of asparagus dishes! Taste for yourself how versatile this yummy 

veggie is. Knights of Columbus Hall, 109 Washington St, Hart MI 49420

Adults $5, Children 5-12 $3, under 5 FREE.

 

10 AM: The Kid's Zone in downtown Hart, sponsored and hosted by Arbre Farms.

 

2 PM: Joan Glover NAF Royale Parade in downtown Hart, sponsored by Great Lakes Energy.

Rain or shine! Bands, floats, queens, dignitaries, antique vehicles for you to enjoy.

 

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM: "Oceana Drive Band" Located in the entertainment tent at Hart Pizza,

with family-friendly seating available.

 

 

3:30 PM - 6:30 PM: Asparagus Dinner, Hart United Methodist Church. Enjoy a tasty meal featuring

dishes prepared by the wonderful cooks of Hart United Methodist Church.

 

5 PM: Entertainment Tent Opens:  Featuring music by The Rocket Fuel Haulers. Located in

the parking lot of Hart Pizza, 105 E. Main St, Hart, MI 49420.

 

Sunday, June 14:

 

7:30 AM - 12 Noon: Fly-In Breakfast, Oceana County Airport, 1805 W. Baseline Rd, Shelby, MI 49455.

Static aircraft displays, asparagus, door prizes. A truly unique setting for a pancake breakfast!

 

 

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