The 2014 Waverly Heritage Days “Saluting Freedom” celebration once again offers the usual favorites such as music, Hall of Fame ceremony, food vendors, parade, balloon artist, facepainting, caricatures, an inflatable, Swim at the Pool, pancake breakfast and airport activities. We are pleased to announce that Tim The Music Man and Vic Ferrari will be playing on Friday, July 18, 2014 and a full day of music entertainment on Saturday, July 19, 2014 with The Beaver Creek Band, tHE eNABLERS. Beau Timmerman and Chasin’ Mason!

Make sure you print a copy of the Schedule of Events (PDF) or pick up a brochure at a local business. Enjoy your Waverly Heritage Days!

2014 Waverly Heritage Days Schedule of Events

FRIDAY, JULY 18, 2014

1:00 pm – 5:00 pm – $1.00 Swim at the at the Pool with games and races – Waverly City Pool

4:00 pm – Waverly Heritage Days begins with Heritage Days Hideaway Lounge and food vendors open

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm – Tim The Music Man plays your favorite waltzes, polkas & dancing music – 4-H Building

7:00 pm – 7:45 pmHall of Fame Ceremony – 4H Building

This year we celebrate:

Lutheran Services in Iowa

Miller’s True Value & Just Ask Rental

Waverly Newspapers

7:45 pm – 8:15 pm – Tim The Music Man plays your favorite waltzes, polkas & dancing music – 4-H Building

8:30 pm – Midnight – Vic Ferrari – Heritage Days Stage –

With Welcome by KCRR


7:30 am – Max 5K Run/Walk XC Challenge – Wartburg Cross Country Course Parking at Hertel Field & near Start/Finish area off 20th St NW. Race day registration/packet pickup – 6:30 am near Start/Finish area NW of Hertel Field. Fee charged. Free Kids Fun Run to follow approximately 8:30 am. Details @ 319-290-0965 or 319-290-2581 2581 or visit

10:30 am – Waverly Heritage Days Parade

Lineup begins at 8:00 am at Waverly Sales Company

Serving as our Grand Marshals this year are representatives of the Waverly Men’s Veteran’s groups & new Waverly Area Veteran’s Post – Bob Davidson – VFW, Ted Lanske – AMVETS, Roger Metzger – Marine Corps League, Richard Miller – American Legion and Marvin Schumacher – WAVP Campaign Chairman.

12:00 pm – Heritage Days Hideaway Lounge and food vendors open

12:00 pm – 4:00 pm – Kids Zone opens

Miller True Value Inflatable – Sponsored by Waverly Health Center

Darrel Anderson, The Balloon Man – Sponsored by Waverly Health Center

Make it Up! Facepainting by Tracey – Sponsored by Waverly Health Center

Leo Kelly Caricatures – Sponsored by Veridian

12:30 pm – 2:30 pm – The Beaver Creek Band performs in the Heritage Days Hideaway Lounge

1:00 pm – Waverly Heritage Days Bean Bag Tournament

Registration begins at 12:30 pm – $20 fee for team of two

3:00 pm – 5:00 pm – tHE eNABLERS perform in the Heritage Days Hideaway Lounge

5:30 pm – 8:00 pm – Beau Timmerman performs in the Heritage Days Hideaway Lounge

8:30 pm – Midnight – Chasin’ Mason – Heritage Days Stage –

With Welcome by K98.5
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10:00 pm – Fireworks

SUNDAY, JULY 20, 2014

7:00 am – 12:30 pm Lions Club Fly-in Pancake Breakfast – Waverly Airport Hangar

8:00 am – 12:00 pm  Airplane rides (fee charged)/Aircraft display – Waverly Airport

12:00 pm – 4:00 pm – Ira Sturdevant Open House 502 1st St SW – Waverly, IA
Come see Waverly’s oldest house—this year to be nominated for the National Register of Historic Places! Tour the clues of pioneer living with historians and
even ghosts. Learn the stories of the pioneers after whom the new Sturdevant Southwest Historic District will be named. Enjoy air conditioning—not just the
1856 version—and some surprises. We will have available for donations our historic stationery, bookmarks, and other items. Enjoy some nice
refreshments, too. See what’s next for this pretty little treasure of Waverly’s past.


FRIDAY – SUNDAY – Bremer County Historical Museum Open Fri/Sat 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm & Sun 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

SATURDAY – SUNDAY – Waverly Baseball Classic – Baseball games are at the fairgrounds

The Waverly Heritage Days committee hopes you have enjoyed the 2014 Waverly Heritage Days! Thank you for your attendance. The Waverly Heritage Days committee will soon begin to plan the 2015 Waverly Heritage Days. We hope to see all of you next July 17, 18 & 19, 2015!