Medina Celebration Day brings on free fun, fireworks

Pumpkin decorating will be a unique craft opportunity for kids at this year’s Medina Celebration Day, set for 4 to 8:30 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 16 at Hamel Legion Park, 3200 Mill Drive, Medina. Kids will take home their creations after the glue dries. (Photo by Susan Van Cleaf)

Medina Celebration Day. Saturday, Sept. 16, will feature many free family fun activities, opportunities to shop at a farmers market and play bingo and more.

The day will run from 4 to 8:30 p.m. at the Hamel Community Building, 3200 Mill Drive, Medina. The climax of the event will be fireworks, made possible by donations from area businesses, organizations and individuals.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

From 4 to 7:30 p.m. visitors will find a business expo, farmers market, and food vendors, along with free ice cream cones and popcorn, while supplies last.

From 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. family fun activities will include bingo, face painting, rides on the antique fire truck and kids barrel train, search and rescue dogs and drone demonstrations, inflatable bounce and rock climb, Touch-a-Truck, pumpkin decorating, kids games, bonfire with s’mores and more.

The grand finale will be the 8 p.m. fireworks display.

Volunteers and donations are needed to support Celebration Day. Sign up to volunteer at http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0548acad28a1f58-medina4. Questions? Call or email Anne Klaers at 763-473-8854 or [email protected]