Berne Shield

Festival Schedule

Swiss Days 2017 - July 27-29, 2017

 

Thursday, July 27

10 a.m. - 4p.m. Swiss Heritage Village Village & Museum Tours
1200 Swiss Way

2 p.m. Francie Bond
Swiss Village Auditorium

5 p.m. Craft & Food Vendors Open
Downtown

5 - 6:15 p.m. Razz M’Jazz
Downtown Main Stage

6:30 p.m. Swiss Days Opening Celebration
Downtown Stage

6 - 8 p.m. Quilt Show $4 admission
First Mennonite Church Family Life Center

5 - 10 p.m. Beer’s & Jessop’s Amusement Rides
East Main Street Parking Lot
Wrist bands available Thursday Only

7 - 10 p.m. The Klaberheads
Downtown Main Stage

7:30 - 9:30 p.m. Ken & Mary Accordions
Downtown Main Stage

 

 

Friday, July 28

9 a.m. Craft & Food Vendors Open
Downtown Berne

9 a.m. Tour: Smith Brothers of Berne - 356 Monroe St

9 a.m. - Noon Kids’ Tractor Pull
Baltimore Street Cost $1 Finals at Noon
Sponsored by Adams Central FFA

9 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. Tower Market
West Main Street

9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Swiss Days Amateur Radio Station
Berne Church of the Nazarene
604 N. Sprunger Street
Adams County Amateur Radio Club

9 a.m. - 6 p.m. Quilt Show
First Mennonite Church Family Life Center
Admission $4

10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Swiss Heritage Village Activities
Village Tours
Antique Tractor & Engine Show
Cheese Making Demonstrations
Sawmill Demonstrations
Weaving Demonstration

10 a.m. Ken & Mary Accordions
Swiss Village Auditorium

10 a.m. Tours:
Agape Respite Care - 298 N. Forest Park Dr.
Hitzer, Inc. – 269 E. Main Street

11:30a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Ken & Mary Accordions
Downtown Main Stage

11:30 a.m. - Tour: First Mennonite Church
566 W. Main Street

Noon - Tour: Smith Brothers of Berne
356 Monroe Street

Noon - 10 p.m. - Beer's & Jessop's Amusement Rides
East Main Street Parking Lot

1:00 p.m. - Tour: Hitzer, Inc.
269 E. Main Street

1-1:30 p.m. Tom Frye
Downtown Main Stage

1:00 p.m. - Jay Fox Polka Band
Swiss Village Auditorium

1:30 - 2:00 p.m. - Brenda Wendling
Downtown Main Stage

2-3:30pm - Ken & Mary Accordions
Downtown Main Stage

2:00pm - Tours:
Annie's - 306 E. Parr Road
Swiss Village - 1350 W. Main Street

3:30-5pm - Swiss Music

5-6pm - Swiss City Dancers Downtown Main Stage

6pm - Rotary Tennis Tournament

6-7pm - Set up for Lykaire Band

7-9pm - Lykaire Band

Downtown Main Stage

7:00pm - The Hunter Smith Band
Munsterberg Clock Tower
Presented by CDC Events Committee and the Swiss Days Committee

9:00-Midnight - DJ Dance B&B DJ Service
American Legion Post #468
524 Berne Street

 

                                                                                                                                          

Saturday, July 29

6 - 10 a.m. Pancake & Sausage Breakfast
Berne Fire Station, 1230 Parkway Street

8 a.m. Rotary Tennis Tournament

8 a.m. das Märit Farmers & Artisans Market
West Main Street

8:15 a.m. 44th Annual First Bank of Berne
Swiss Days Race | 1 Mile & 5K Race
North Jefferson Street, Registration forms
can be found at www.bernein.com

9 a.m. Craft & Food Vendors - Downtown Berne

9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Swiss Days Amateur Radio Station
Berne Church of the Nazarene
604 N. Sprunger Street, Adams County Amateur
Radio Club

9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Quilt Show
First Mennonite Church Family Life Center
Admission $4

10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Swiss Heritage Village Activities Admission Charge
*Antique Tractor & Engine Display
*Car, Truck & Bike Show (Saturday Only)
*Cheese Making Demonstration
*Sawmill Demonstration
*Village Tours
*Vintage Antique Bike Show

10 a.m. Tower Baby Crawl Contest
Muensterberg Clock Tower
Sponsored by Farmers Insurance Shari Tomac Agency

10 a.m. 3-on-3 Basketball South Adams High School

10 a.m. Big Wheel Race | Baltimore St.
Sponsored by Boys & Girls Club of Adams Co.

10 a.m. Cornhole Tournament
Pre-register required. Maximum of 40 Teams
Sprunger Street

10 a.m. - Noon Miniature Horse Pull Competition - Donation
Sprunger Street Extended

10am - 6th Annual Dixler Insurance Swiss Days Bike Tour
Berne American Legion 524 Berne St.
Registration canbe found at www.bernein.com

10am-3pm - 34th Annual Sand Sculpture
Pine Lake, Hwy 218 West of Berne
Normal Pine Lake entry fee - No registration

11am-12:30pm Schmidt's Polka Band
Downtown Main Stage

11:30am Tour: First Mennonite Church
566 W. Main Street

Noon-10pm Beer's & Jessop's Amusement Rides
East Main Street Parking Lot

Noon - Heavyweight Horse Pull Competition - Donation
Sprunger Street Extended

12:30-1:30pm Gabe Bailey
Downtown Main Stage

1-3pm - The Original Alpine Express
Downtown Main Stage

1:30-3pm - Schmidt's Polka Band
Downtown Main Stage

3pm - Swiss Days Parade
Grand Marshal - Mark Settlemyre

4pm - Steintoss Competition at Berne Public Library
Sprunger St.
A stone-throwing contest
Men 60 lbs | Women 30 lbs
Girls (12-17) 15 lbs | Boys (12-17) 25 lbs
Minors must have parental consent.
Sponsored by US Aggregates, Inc.

4-4:30pm - Dance Academy of Excellence
Downtown Main Stage

4:30-5:30pm Live 4:1
Downtown Main Stage

5pm Swiss Heritage Village Garden Tractor Pull
Sprunger Street Extended

6-6:30pm - Dance Academy of Excellence

7-10pm Sam & The Wildcats
Downtown Main Stage

7 p.m. The Wizard of Oz by Tams-Whitmark
South Adams High School Burkhalter Auditorium
Tickets-$10
Tickets may be purchased at the Information Chalet during Swiss Days and at the SA
Schools door prior to the performance.

 

 

Sunday July 31

1:00 p.m.– Rotary Tennis Tournament
South Adams High School 

2:00pm The Wizard of Oz by Tams-Whitmark
South Adams High School Burkhalter Auditorium

6:30 – Community Praise Service
First Mennonite Church
Sponsored by South Adams Ministerial Association