2017 Event Schedule
Friday, July 28th:
5pm - 10:30pm Food Vendors in the Park
5-7pm - KIX-101FM Live Broadcast
6pm - Opening Ceremonies - Park Shelter House
Crowning of Miss, Little Miss & Mr. Zearing
Introduction of the 2017 Parade Grand Marshals
6 - 9pm Garden Tractor Pulls - Prairie Tractor Pullers "NEW"
6 - 9pm Slow Pitch Softball - Zearing vs. McCallsburg vs. Colo Fire & EMS
6 - 9pm Disc Golf Doubles Tourney (2 rounds - 18 holes) "NEW"
6:30 - 9:30pm Kids Carnival - Face Painting, Bounce House, Toby the Balloon Dude, Carnival Games, Music & Prizes!
DUSK Fireworks Display - Sponsored by Zearing Fire Department (Rain Date: Saturday)
Saturday, July 29th:
7:30am 5K Run/ Fitness Walk, Benefiting CN Cross Country Team (Registration at 6:30am)
7-9am Breakfast at Zearing Christian Church
8am BBQ Contest, Team Cook Off starts
10:30am 17th Annual Zearing Days Parade
11am Slow Pitch Coed Softball Tourney starts
11:30 -1pm Lunch at Dakins Center by Cornerstone Church
12:00 - Slow Pitch Softball, KCCI 8 v. WHO 13 News Teams - 2017 Rival Game
12 - 8pm Inflatables in the Park - Provided by Gotcha Games
12 - 3pm Barrel Train Rides
12 - 4pm Hovick Petting Zoo (FREE) & Pony Rides
12 - 4pm 14th Annual Classic Car & Truck Show - East End of Park
12 - 3pm 2nd Annual "Give Us Your Best Shot" Photo Contest - Park Shelter House.
12 - 5pm Music in the Park, DJ Doris Day of KIX101.
12 - 5pm Craft & Art Vendors in the Park - NW corner of park
1pm 17th Annual Sand Volleyball Tournament
1 - 9pm Slow Pitch Coed Softball Tourney
1 - 3pm Peoples' Choice BBQ Tasting - Vote for Your Favorite!
1 - 4pm Watermelon Feed, sponsored by Zearing Fire and Zearing Park Board
1 - 4pm Kids Contests (Water Bottle Flippin' Contest, Are you smarter than a 5th grader?, Hula Hoop Contest, JELLO Eating Contest)
1 - 5pm Dunk Tank, Sponsored by C-N Cheerleaders
2 - 3pm ISU Bird Club Show at Park Shelter House
3pm - "Chicken Drop" 50/50 Cash Contest at Basketball Court ($5.00 per square, chance to win $250)
3:30 - 4:30pm BBQ Contest Judging
5:30pm BBQ Contest Awards - Shelter house.
9pm - 1am Street Dance at "Hide Out" Bar - 21 yr. and over - Live Music by SNEAKY PETE BAND!
Co-sponsored by Zearing Days Committee & Hide Out Bar. Free ZD coozie with admission!
Sunday, July 30th:
10 - 11am Community Church Service, Dakins Center
11 - 1pm Lunch at Dakins Center sponsored by Cornerstone Church
11am 17th Annual Antique Tractor Pulls (Hot Rods pull in order of weight class)
11 - 6pm Food Vendors at Tractor Pulling Grounds
1 - 2pm Kid's Pedal Tractor Pulls ( at Park Ball Courts)