Get ready for some “Fun In The Sun” when the Cedar Island Band headlines the Waverly Heritage Days Beach Party on Saturday, July 20, 2013 from 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm in the Heritage Days Hideaway Lounge!!! Break out the beach attire, party shirts, sunglasses, parrots, flip-flops, fins, beads and whatever else you’ll need to enjoy some “Live Buffett, Island and Tropical Rock Music” at our Waverly Heritage Days Beach Party!!! The Cedar Island Band is Iowa’s premier Jimmy Buffett band with the slogan “the Cedar Island is an imaginary place located just south of any Midwestern Latitude where you can find a tropical attitude right here in the Heartland.” Make sure you’re at the Waverly Heritage Days “Fun In The Sun” Beach Party with the Cedar Island Band as the city on the Cedar River creates its own “tropical attitude” at the “Cedar Island” Heritage Days Hideaway Lounge!!!! www.cedarislandband.com
Today marks the 1st official day of Summer 2013 and we’re exactly one month away from some Fun In The Sun at Waverly Heritage Days!! It’s time to update your calendars with our Waverly Heritage Days concerts happening on our Waverly Heritage Days Stage!!
Friday, July 19, 2013
Saturday, July 20, 2013
A limited number of Waverly Heritage Days “Fun In The Sun” t-shirts are available in sizes M, L & XL for $12. Pick up your shirt so you are all decked out for our “Fun In The Sun” celebration at Renewed Purpose or Waverly Newspapers in downtown Waverly! Shirts are a yellow-haze color.
Boxkar recently finished 5th in the WORLD and 2nd in the United States in the 2013 Hard Rock Calling competition out of 12,000 bands!! They were the Midwest winner from the Hard Rock Chicago competition!! Waverly Heritage Days is PROUD to welcome Boxkar and their 5th in the WORLD status to the Heritage Days Stage on Saturday, July 20, 2013 at 8:30 pm!! Congratulations to Boxkar on this proud achievement!!!
We will again have Waverly Heritage Days Coosie’s for sale at the beer ticket table during the festival for only $2.00. The image is printed on both sides. If you are interested in getting one and won’t be able to pick on up at the beer ticket table at Waverly Heritage Days this year, please contact us at info [at] waverlyheritagedays [dot] com.
Waverly Heritage Days is proud to announce the 2013 Waverly Heritage Days Parade Grand Marshals. This year we are honoring the representatives of the Waverly Women’s Auxiliary groups. Donna Fischer – Amvets Auxiliary, Vera Hoins – American Legion Auxiliary, Judy Metzger – Marine Auxiliary and Alice Barkhausen – VFW Auxiliary.
Come to the Waverly Heritage Days “A Feast For Fireworks Fundraiser” on Wednesday, June 5, 2013 from 5-8 PM at the Waverly Pizza Ranch. Our can and bottle redemption donations are down this year and we’re having this fundraiser for fireworks. A portion of the night’s sales, along with tip offerings will go directly to support the fireworks spectacular. Please continue to drop off any extra cans or bottles at our bins in Waverly at Kwik Star East and Fareway.
If you are unable to attend the Feast For Fireworks Fundraiser on June 5, but would like to make a donation towards fireworks or entertainment, send checks payable to Waverly Heritage Days and send to: Dave Timmerman, 910 Greenfield Ave, Waverly, IA 50677. For more information on donating, volunteering or other details, contact me at 319-352-4117, ddtimerma [at] aol [dot] com or info [at] waverlyheritagedays [dot] com
Like last year, you no longer need to file a form in advance to be in the WHD parade. There are some other changes, however, that you might want to check out on our Parade page.
Start practicing now for the 1st Annual Waverly Heritage Days Bean Bag Tournament on Saturday, July 20, 2013 at 1pm! There’s no better way to have some “Fun in the Sun” than listening to music, hanging with friends at Waverly Heritage Days, having a cold drink, and playing some bean bags!
Watch for details coming soon!