Town readies for ParkFest and Cruise Saturday
A full day of activties and entertainment will be held in Iowa Park Saturday starting with the Chamber of Commerce’s Annual ParkFest to be held from 9 a.m. till 2 p.m. Saturday at Lake Gordon.
Vendors will include:
Mija’s Food Truck - Mexican food
Team Tica - Tickets for drawing/fundraiser
Music 4 Mutts Dog Rescue - Adoptable dogs and information
Wuthrich Pony Ride and petting zoo
Wichita Falls/Wichita County Public Health - Health information
Jenifer Donnell - Wooden crosses, Etc.
Kari Klein - Toys and home decor
Bobby Jones - Wooden crafts
COC - Train
First Baptist Church - Sunscreen, bug spray, etc.
Youth Tobacco Prevention - Coloring books, stickers, and information literature
Barbara Chavis - Jewelry, hats, clothing, and fashion accessories
First Assembly of God - Funnel Cakes
Kona Ice - Shaved flavored ice
Sponsors of this year’s Parkfest are:
Presenting sponsor - First Bank; Gold Sponsors - Community Development Corporation, Affiliated Energy Products, McDonalds, S5! Manufacturing, Jeff Rhodes Insurance, Chisum Travel Center, and Waste Connections;
Silver Sponsors - Hughes Pharmacy and Dana Ross Farmers Insurance.
For more information call David at 704-9972.
A car show will be held from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. in conjunction with Parkfest.
The car show, sponsored by Flat Line, will be organized by Michael Rodiguez of Flatline Car Club.
Entry fee is $20 and trophies will be given for first and second places in each of the 10 classes and first place People’s Choice.
Classes include: Bikes, Trikes, 2000 and up, Special Interest, Low Riders, Mopar, Street Rods, Rat Rods, Trucks, and Semi Trucks.
For more information contact Rodiguez at (940) 923-1888.
Proceeds will be donated to Faith Baptist Church.
Saturday evening, following Parkfest, the sixth annual Tailgates and Tailights Cruise sponsored by O’Reilly Auto Parts will be held from 6 to 9 p.m.
Cruise registration will be held at 806 North Third from 5 to 6:30 p.m.
Cost is $10 per car and includes a dash plaque; or $25 per car and includes a dash plaque and t-shirt.
Early registration at city hall until 5 p.m. Friday.
A burn-out will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. in the 800 block of North Fourth Street. Line-up will be on Texas and Third Streets.
Bands will be set-up in O’Reilly’s parking lot. They will play from 6 to 11 p.m, between car burn-outs. After the burn-outs are over, the street will be used for dancing.