Midland River Days
River days 2021 Downtown Midland
August 5-7, 2021
All Evening: Wood Branding Souvenirs with Jeff Bowen
All Evening: Axe Throwing with Native-Axe Throwing Co.
5 Throws for only $2!!
6:45 AM – 8:00 AM: Morning Hot Air Balloon Launch – Various Parts of the City
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM: Free Vaccination Clinic from the Midland County Health Department
5:00 PM – 9:30 PM: ZipLine, 3D Climbing Wall, & The New Bungee Jumper by Vertical Edge Entertainment (Sponsored by Midland Area Youth Action Council)
Enjoy these FREE activities! Weight restrictions apply.
5:00 PM – 9:00 PM: Art Fair & Maker’s Market with Creative 360
Interested in showing (and selling) your items? Follow this link.
7:00 PM: Run the River 5K Run & Walk: Greater Midland Community Center
5:00 PM – 10:00 PM: Craft Beer & Wine Tent by Midland Rotary Clubs
Beer & Wine (full beverage list coming soon)
5:00 PM – 10:00 PM: Cheeseburger Fundraiser Dinner by Midland Rotary Clubs
Cheeseburgers provided by LaLonde’s
Visit the Parker Lane Art Tent for free kids’ painting project and face painting! Live Oak Coffeehouse will be brewing delicious drinks and serving up delightful snacks all day as well!”
4:00 PM -5:30 PM: LIVE MUSIC on the Bob Johns Main Stage: Brenda Loomis Band
6:00 PM – 7:30 PM: “We’re Lucky They’re Local!” – LIVE MUSIC on the Bob Johns Main Stage: 23 North
8:00 PM – 10:00 PM: LIVE MUSIC on the Bob Johns Main Stage: Simply Elton – Elton John Tribute Band
7:00 PM: Balloon Festival Main Event
Mass hot air balloon launch from Chippewassee Park, 25 balloons will shower the sky with their beautiful colors and designs
9:00 PM – 9:30 PM: The Amazing Balloon Glow
If you have never seen The Amazing Balloon Glow in Chippewassee Park, it’s something you won’t want to miss!
9:00 – 12:00 LIVE MUSIC: (Main St between Ashman & McDonald)
Live Talent: TBA
9:30 PM – 11:00 PM: Outdoor Movie (Near the H Hotel’s back lawn): Big Hero 6