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  Departments  >  Recreation  >  Special Events  >  Canal Day

SPECIAL EVENTS

CANAL DAY

49th Annual Canal Day

Saturday, August 5, 2017

3:00-10:00pm

Ryder Park

 

 

Join us for a SUPER celebration!

This year the Town of DeWitt is celebrating Canal Day superhero style! Meet your favorite superhero, visit the hero bounce house, enjoy superhero games, dress in your best costume (optional) for the parade of heroes, and more! This new twist on an old favorite is sure to be a hit with the whole family! 

 

Attention Crafters! If you are interested in being a part of Canal Day, please submit the Crafter Application to the Recreation Office by Friday, July 21.

 

2017 Schedule of Events (Subject to Change)

3:00-6:30pm 

 - Town Hall: Community Groups, Balloon Build w/Jeff the Magic Man

3:00-7:00pm

- Games, Inflatables, Sand Art, Face Painting, Crafters, Tumble Bus,

  Stilt Walker/Juggler

3:00-8:00pm   - Food Vendors (see list below)
3:30-6:30pm  - Meet a Superhero
4:00pm  - Large Pavilion: West Texas Rattlesnake Show
5:00pm  - Superhero Costume Parade
6:00pm  - Large Pavilion: West Texas Rattlesnake Show

6:30pm

 - Stroke on the Main Stage

6:45pm  - Town Hall: *Popping Party with Jeff the Magic Man

9:15pm

 - Fireworks

*A limited number of tickets for the Popping Party will be sold at the ticket tent on a first come, first serve basis. Cash or check only.

 

2017 Vendor List (Website provided where available, list subject to change)

 

Food Vendors 

Barlow's Concessions, Donny's DogsGannon's Ice CreamMa & Pa's Kettle Corn

That's What's UpThe Salt City Food TruckToss n' Fire Wood-Fired Pizza

 

Crafters

AmandaMade, Doilies by Zinka, Fresh Off The Art Tree, Impainted Sportswear,

Jamie Lingenfelter, Lindsay DeRollo - Children's Book Author,  Lois Eggers, 

M. Flower Designs, Mission's of Dorcas, Scripts & Snips,

Simply Bare by Ros, Young Living Essential Oils 

Entertainment 

Airplay - Stilt Walker/.Juggler, Jeff the Magic Man, StrokeTumble Bus

 The Facepaint Lady - Superheroes, West Texas Rattlesnake Show

 

2016 Event Photos

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