Thursday, July 14th

4 – 10 pm  – pool party, games, family swim

Dusk – SVFD Parade of Lights

Friday, July 15th

10 am – Sidewalk Sales, Sumner Businesses

5 pm – Kiddie Parade (line up at greenspace)

6 pm – Opening ceremonies  

Honor Guard – Raising of the flag, Crowning of Royalty, Recognition of past royalty

7 - 9 pm – New Horizons Band

6 – 9 pm - Cougar Betterment Dinner, Food and drink vendors in the park




Saturday, July 16th

10 am – Parade

11 am – Vendors in the greenspace

11 am – 5 pm games and events

volleyball and kick ball tournaments, petting zoo, sanctioned kiddie tractor pull, bounce houses, obstacle course, climbing wall, extreme attractions

12 – 8 pm – Food and drink vendors

3 pm – Family Feud and Bingo

5 – 8 pm – Elvis and Sons (live music)

9 pm – 1 am Wildcard (live music)

10 pm – fireworks


Sunday, July 17th

8 – 11 am - Community Breakfast at Legion

11 am – Community Church Service at Cub Park

12 pm - Car Show at High School

** events are at Cub Park unless noted otherwise

Click on any of the following forms to print:

Kickball Registration Form

Parade Registration Form

Volleyball Registration Form

Volunteer Information Form

Donations can be sent to Sumner Sesquicentennial c/o City Hall, 105 E 1st St, Sumner, IA 50674. 


Please see the items that are available for purchase by stopping in the City Clerk's office. Items are available by purchase with either cash or check.