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Posted on: June 13, 2019

[ARCHIVED] JOHNSTON GREEN DAYS JUNE 13-16

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Green Days is an annual community celebration held in Johnston, Iowa, at Terra Park. Green Days 2019 will be June 13th-16th.

Green Days 2019 activities include the parade, carnival, live entertainment in the beverage garden, Bill Riley Talent Search, 5K run, interactive games for kids, and much more! Green Days 2019 Theme is “A Little Bit Country, A Little Bit Rock & Roll." Activities include:

Thursday, June 13
5:00 - 9:00 p.m.Food Vendors Open
5:00 - 10:00 p.m.Beverage Garden Open
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.CULTUREALL – Sponsored by the Johnston 50th Anniversary
5:00 - 10:00 p.m.John Deere Equipment Display
6:00 - 10:00 p.m.Carnival (unlimited rides with the purchase of $20 wristband – weather  permitting)
6:30 - 7:30 p.m.Light the Night for Sight Walk Registration
7:30 p.m.Light the Night for Sight Walk Begins
8:30 - 10:30 p.m.Family Movie Night at Terra Park – Mary Poppins Returns


Friday, June 14
5:00 - 11:00 p.m.Food Vendors Open
5:00 - 11:00 p.m.John Deere Equipment Display
5:00 - 12:00 p.m.Beverage Garden
5:00 - 6:00 p.m.Classic Car Show Registration –  Sponsored by Tom Miller, eXp Realty, LLC
6:00 - TBDCarnival
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.Star 102.5 Live Broadcast (on site)
6:00 - 9:00 p.m.Classic Car Show – Sponsored by Tom Miller, eXp Realty, LLC
5:30 - 8:00 p.m.Live Band: Robbie Michael Band
8:15 - 8:30 p.m.Crowning of the King and Queen of Green – Sponsored by Big Green Umbrella
8:15 - 8:30 p.m.Tapping of the Green Keg – Sponsored by Big Green Umbrella (FREE until the keg is gone)
8:30 - 12:00 a.m.Live Band: Cody Hicks
8:30 p.m.Classic Car Show Contest Voting Tabulated Winners Announced


Saturday, June 15
6:30 – 7:00 a.m.      
Johnston Library Foundation 5K, (in memory of Karen Coaldrake) Registration
7:00 a.m.Johnston Library Foundation 5K, (in memory of Karen Coaldrake) Begins
7:30 - 10:00 a.m.Johnston Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast at Terra Park – (FREE will offering)
10:00 - 11:00 a.m.Parade along Pioneer Parkway
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.John Deere Equipment Display
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Carnival
11:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.  
Food Vendors Open
11:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.  
Bill Riley Talent Search Registration – Sponsored by Charter Bank
1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Bill Riley Talent Search Show – Sponsored by Charter Bank
1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Catch Fishing Tips with the Johnston High School Fishing Team and the Johnston Parks Department
1:00 – 4:00 p.m.      
Public Safety Expo
1:00– 3:00 p.m.  
Live Green Day Sculpture by local Johnston Artist, Robert Moore IG: @b.mooreart
1:00– 6:00 p.m.      
Smokin’ Heroes Smoked Meat Competition and Tasting
2:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Bags Tournament
2:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.
Beverage Garden
5:00 –  8:00 p.m.    
Live Band: Gimikk
8:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.    
Live Band: Pork Tornadoes
After dark
Fireworks (during band intermission) – A class ‘C’ (consumer grade) fireworks show sponsored by Blazing Glory Fireworks


Sunday, June 16
1:00 – 5:00 p.m.    
 John Deere Equipment Display
1:00 - 5:00 p.m.Carnival (unlimited rides with the purchase of $20 wristband- weather permitting)


Green Days is organized by the Johnston Chamber of Commerce. Click here for more information about Green Days. 

Parking for Green Days


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