Come to Covington this Saturday and Sunday and check out a fantastic parade, a great Kids Zone, fun entertainment, dunk tanks, a watermelon eating contest and more!
Everyone Loves a Parade!
The parade runs for roughly a mile and starts Saturday morning at 10:00 am. It starts in front of the Real Life Chuch and ends at the festival grounds at 169th Place SE. Come out and watch entries vie for prizes in Community Spirit, Best Float, Best Marching Band, Judge’s Choice and more!
Your Kids are Going to Love the Kid’s Zone and You’ll Love the Vendor Marketplace
The Kid’s Zone has all sorts of fun activities for the entire family, including carnival games, inflatables, face painting and more! Opening at 11:00 am on Saturday, the Kid’s Zone through the festival closing at 7:00 pm. It then re-opens Sunday at 10:00 am and finishes up at 5:00 pm.
Once the kids are sufficiently tired out, head over to the Vendor Marketplace and check out all of the great arts and crafts!
Fun Shows and Musical Entertainment
On both Saturday and Sunday, there will be great entertainment on the main stage. Check out the Reptile Man, the Children’s Dance Theater, the Wagon Wheels Square Dance Club and the Matt Baker Comedy + Stunt Show. There will also be live music from Dylan Jakobsen, Idol Eyez, DJ RyGuy and Landslide. See the full schedule of events for dates and times.
Dunk the Police Chief for a Great Cause
It’s not very often that you have a chance to soak the new Covington Police Chief in a dunk tank, but Saturday at 3:00 pm it’s going to happen! For a donation that benefits city aquatics programs you can take your shot. Would you rather dunk a city council member? Then from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm on Sunday is your chance!
Everyone Love Watermelon, Right?
Watermelon and summer go great together, and what better way to celebrate both than with the Annual Watermelon Eating Contest? Come check it out Saturday at 2:00 pm!