2018 Schedule of Events

More Food ~ More Fun ~ More Forada Days!

Join us this year for our ANNUAL Forada Days city celebration! We are celebrating on August 3rd, 4th, & 5th this year! See below for our list of confirmed events. This schedule will be updated as events are confirmed! Thank you for visiting and please feel free to ask us if you have any questions!

Crowd favorites return:
  • Dan Lee Hypnosis
  • Forada 5K Run
  • Vendor/Craft Fair at the Forada Supper Club
  • Pig Races
  • Parade with Grand Marshalls to be determined

Live Performances by:

  • Dana and the BottleRockets @ 7:30
  • I Witness

    Forada Days Schedule

    Friday, August 3rd:

    Forada Days Kick Off Party Hosted by The Muddy Boot with Free Jukebox and Drink Specials!

    Saturday, August 4th:

    7:00am Registration – 8:00am Start (Downtown Forada) Forada Fun Run! (See Fun Run page under Schedule of Events tab to sign up)

    9:00am-3:00pm Vendor/Craft Fair (Contact Janice Larson, jllarson719@gmail.com or 320-491-2723 to sign up)

    8:00am-5:00pm Forada Museum (located inside City Hall)

    9:00am Schmidt’s Kiddie Pedal Pull (located on Main Street)

    9:00am-5:00pm Softball Tournament (contact Scott 320-226-6665)

    10:00am-3:00pm Lion’s Feed (located in front of City Hall)

    10am-12pm The 4H kids will be hosting games!! (Behind the Old Muddy Boot)

    1:00pm Grand Parade (Registration starts at 11am)

    * Also, following the parade, BINGO brought to you by the Forada Seniors (located inside City Hall)

    2:00pm-4:00pm Clueless the Balloon Twister/Friendship Bracelets (located next to Toby Park)

    2:00pm-4:00pm Face Painting by The Hannah’s!! (located at Toby Park)

    2:30pm-4:30pm Pig Races from Leader, MN(located at Toby Park) $1 admission fee. $15 to sponsor a pig through 7/1/18 after that the fee goes up to $20.

    5:00PM Lion’s Raffle (Mainstreet)

    5:30pm-6:30pm Dan Lee Hypnosis (located on Main Street)

    8:00pm-12:00am Street Dance (located on Main Street) Featuring Dana and the Bottle Rockets at 7:30pm followed by I Witness

    Fireworks sponsored by The Muddy Boot

    Sunday, August 6th:

    8:00am-12:00pm Forada First Responder Breakfast (Forada Firehall) Serving pancakes, french toast, eggs, and sausage.


    Forada Days Parade Information

    The Grand Parade is scheduled for Saturday, August 5th at 1pm

    Winning Prizes are:

    1st place $100

    2nd place $75

    3rd place $25

    Please fill out the form to register for the parade. Submission is being sent to Sarah Eblen.