7:00am: Race & early morning breakfast, sponsored by the Stuart Police Reserves – Located at the Lawbaugh Park sign.
Schedule (Subject to Change)
8:00am: 5K Run/Walk – Start/Finish at Lawbaugh Park
9:00am: Parade check-in and line-up starts – West end of SW 7th St by Community Care Center.
10:00am: National Anthem – performed by Beth Belden and Heidi Link – At the Announcer Stand
10:30am: Parade starts. Announcers Russ Wagner and Loretta Sloss. Cash prizes for best in categories (Commercial, civic groups, equestrian, antique cars, class reunion) – Parade will go by Lawbaugh Park
10:30am: Ag 4 All, various activities for kids – Set up in Lawbaugh Park
12:00pm: Noon meal, pulled pork or hot dogs thanks to the Stuart Lions Club – West Shelter House in the park
12:00pm: Sand Pile Treasure Hunt – sponsored by: Rolling Hills Bank & Trust, First State Bank, and Schwinger Lawn Service – In the park behind K107.9
1:00pm: Kiddie parade (after regular parade) – Line-up at SW corner of Lawbaugh Park
Categories: Costumes, Bikes, Trikes, and Wheels.
1:00pm: Water Fights with the Stuart Fire Department – On Division Street by the park
1:30pm and on: Events at the Gazebo – Located in the middle of Lawbaugh Park
1:30pm – Presentation of the Grand Marshal, Citizen of the Year, and Sesquicentennial Little Stinker/Stinkette
2:00pm – Community Choir “An American Celebration”
3:00pm – Bill Riley show (Check-in at 2:30pm. Sprout = ages 2-12, Senior = 13-21)
2:00pm – 4:00pm: Free balloon making – Located in Lawbaugh Park
2:00pm: Myers Pedal Kiddie Tractor Pull (Sign-up at 1:00pm), Sponsored by The Stuart Lions Club – Street NW of park
4:30pm: Rededication of Kloewer Field – Located at Kloewer Field.
6:30pm: Alumni Banquet – At WCV High School.
9:00pm-12:00am: Street Dance – Music by: Hold On ($5 cover) – Located at Downtown Stuart.