2017 Waterama Schedule of Events

Tuesday, July 25

  • 9 am Medallion Hunt –1st clue released on KMGK 107. Glenwood Chamber
  • 9 am-3 pm Historical Exhibit by Pope County Museum at Eagle BankLobby

Wednesday, July 26

  • 9 am Medallion Hunt – 2nd clue released on KMGK 107.1 Glenwood Chamber
  • 10-11 am Traveling Tree House event at Barsness Park
  • 9 am-3 pm Historical Exhibit by Pope County Museum at Eagle Bank Lobby
  • 7 pm Minnewaska Showstoppers performance Nunsense 2: The Second Coming @ MAHS Auditorium

Thursday, July 27

  • 9 am Medallion Hunt – 3rd clue released on KMGK 107.1 Glenwood Chamber
  • 9 am-3 pm Historical Exhibit by Pope County Museum at Eagle BankLobby
  • 9 am-5 pm Senior Citizen Craft Shack at Pope County Fairgrounds
  • 9 am-5 pm Crazy Days downtown Glenwood
  • 9 am-5 pm The Box Office (Central Square Gallery) in downtown Glenwood-Grand Opening, exhibits, demonstrations
  • 10 am-1 pm  Art Show at Bremness Gallery
  • 5 pm Tennis Tournament at MAHS Tennis Courts    
  • 6:30 pm Basketball Shootout at City Park
  • 7 pm Minnewaska Showstoppers performance Nunsense 2: The Second Coming @ MAHS Auditorium
  • 8-11 pm pm Teen Street Dance at City Park. music by Music On Demand. FREE giveaways

Friday, July 28

  • 8 am Tennis Tournament at MAHS tennis courts

  • 9 am Medallion Hunt – 4th clue released on KMGK 107.1 Glenwood Chamber 
  • 9 am-3 pm Historical Exhibit by Pope County Museum at Eagle Bank Lobby
  • 9 am-5 pm Senior Citizen Craft Shack at Pope County Fairgrounds
  • 9 am-5 pm Crazy Days downtown Glenwood
  • 9 am-5 pm The Box Office (Central Square Gallery) in downtown Glenwood-Grand Opening, exhibits, demonstrations
  • 10-11 am Traveling Tree House event at Barsness Park
  • 10 am-1 pm Art Show at Bremness Gallery
  • 11:30 am Pie Eating Contest—Soo Line Credit Union
  • 5-8 pm Packet pickup and registration for Rotary 5K/10K/Magic Mile at Pope County Museum
  • 6 pm Inflatables/Waterwars/Kids Train  in City Park
  • 6:30 pm Senior & Junior Queen Revue at City Park Bandshell
  • 7 pm Minnewaska Showstoppers performance Nunsense 2: The Second Coming @ MAHS Auditorium
  • 9 pm-12:30 am Street Dance featuring The Johnny Holm Band in front of Lakeside Ballroom                                                                                                                                      $10 in advance at Screen Prints Plus until 3:00 pm Fri. July 28th. $15 at the gate

Saturday, July 29

  • 6:30-11:30 am tee times  Waterama Golf Tournament at Minnewaska Golf Course
  • 7:30 am-2 pm Glenwood Public Library Used Book Sale, Eagle Bank west parking lot
  • 8 am Tennis Tournament at MAHS tennis courts
  • 8 am 41st Annual Rotary 5k, 10k Run/Walk & Glenwood State Bank Magic Mile.  online or mail in a registration form
  • 9 am Medallion Hunt 5th clue released    
  • 9 am Sand Sculpture Contest, south side City Beach
  • 9 am Sand Volleyball Tournament Barsness park (6 person co-ed)
  • 9 am 40th Annual Waterama Softball Tournament at Barsness Park
  • 9 am-12 pm Car, Tractor, & Motorcycle Show at Barsness Park
  • 9 am-5 pm Senior Citizen Craft Shack at the Pope County Fairgrounds
  • 9 am-5 pm The Box Office (Central Square Gallery) in downtown Glenwood-Grand Opening, photography reception 3-5 pm
  • 9:30 am Yoga on the City Beach sponsored by Minnewaska Wellness & Fitness
  • 10 am Men's Alumni Soccer game at Museum Fields
  • 10 am-1 pm Art Show at Bremness Gallery
  • 10 am-5 pm City Park Boardwalk Sales
  • 10 am-9 pm Inflatables/Waterwars/Kids Train  in City Park
  • 10:15 am 2017 Bean Bag Tournament at City Park, sponsored by American Solutions for Business, 402-885-0927
  • 11 am Swim Races at City Beach for youth 18 & under
  • 1:30 pm  62nd Annual Kiddie Parade     
  • 2 pm Waterama Junior Royalty Coronation at Bandshell in City Park
  • 2:30 Balloon Art and Face Painting FREE at City Park
  • 2:45 pm Registration ends for Kids' Prize Giveaway
  • 3 pm Waterama Kids' Prize Giveaway at City Park
  • 3:30 pm Kids’ Tractor Pull at City Park sponsored by Midwest Machinery
  • 5 pm Minnewaska Showstoppers performance Nunsense 2: The Second Coming @ MAHS Auditorium
  • 6:30 pm Bald Eagle Water Ski Show at lakeshore by City Park 
  • 9:15 pm Midwest's only lighted Pontoon/Boat Parade - Lake Minnewaska starting at City Beach
  • 9:30 pm-1am Street Dance featuring Fabulous Armadillos in front of Lakeside Ballroom                                                                                                                                                  $10 at the gate
  • 10 pm Fireworks Display over Lake Minnewaska (rain date Sunday, July 30th)

Sunday, July 30

  • 8-11:30 am Annual Rotary Pancake & Sausage Feed at City Park
  • 9 am Softball Tournament continues at Barsness Park
  • 9-11 am Explore an Airplane at Glenwood Municipal Airport   
  • 9:30 am Community Church Service at Bandshell in City Park (rain site Central Square)
  • 10 am-5 pm City Park Boardwalk sales
  • 10 am-6 pm Inflatables/Waterwars/Kids Train  in City Park
  • 10:30 am Visiting Queens Welcome Lunch (by invite only) at Glenwood Lutheran Church
  • 1 pm Waterama Grande Day Parade
  • 3-5:30 Cimarron in City Park
  • 3:30 pm Bald Eagle Water Ski Show at lakeshore by City Park   
  • 6 pm Waterama Senior Royalty Coronation at Bandshell in City Park (rain site Central Square)

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