Ukee Days Schedule July 26, July 27, 2014

 

SATURDAY, JULY 26, Ukee Days 2014 – 40th Anniversary! 

Fairgrounds – 160 Seaplane Base Road

Food Bank Pancake Breakfast UAC Hall – 7-10 a.m.

Ukee Days Parade, 10:15 a.m. Peninsula

10:30 a.m. Fairgrounds Open

10:30a.m.-5p.m. KidZone & Midway Open – train, bouncers, games, RCMP speed trap)

11a.m.-2p.m. Downhill Skate Comp – Registration 10:30a.m. Marine Drive between Black Rock & Cynamoka

11a.m.-2 p.m. RCMP Speed Trap Challenge

12 p.m.-4p.m. Logger Sports Canadian Chalmpionships: Jack & Jill and Open Obstacle Pole

12p.m.-2p.m. Mad Science Activity Tables/Kid Zone

1p.m.-5p.m. Beer Gardens Open

1p.m.-5p.m. Officials Poker Tournament

2p.m. Jello Eating Contest, Main Stage

2-4p.m. Nail, Sail, Bail boat building

3 p.m. Mad Science Show, Main Stage

4:15 p.m. Poetry Slam/Open Mic (Main Stage)

4:30 p.m. Nail, Sail, Bail boat launch

5 p.m. Hula Hoop Making – $5/hoop (Main Stage)

6-11 p.m. Live Music Fest (Main Stage)

7-10:30 Beer Gardens Open

9:45 p.m. Beer Gardens Last Call

 

SUNDAY, July 27, Ukee Days 40th Anniversary! Ucluelet, British Columbia 

Fairgrounds – 160 Seaplane Base Road

8a.m.-11a.m. Food Bank Pancake Breakfast UAC Hall

9:30-11:30a.m. Kids Bullhead Derby (Small Craft Harbour)

11a.m. Fairgrounds Open

11a.m.m-4:30 p.m. KidZone and Midway open  – train, bouncers, games, RCMP Speed Trap

11a.m.m-4p.m. Mini Half-pipe OPEN *helmets mandatory

11:15 a.m. Mad Science Show (Main Stage)

12 p.m. Glee Performance (Main Stage)

12-3 p.m. Tiger Lily Farms Petting Zoo

12:30-1:30 p.m. Kids Logger Sports

12:30p.m.-4:30p.m. Live Music Fest (Main Stage)

1-5p.m. Beer Gardens Open

1 p.m. Tim Woodland, Ucluelet Historical Society Booth, West Coast settlement history through post offices

2-4 p.m. RCMP Speed Trap Challenge

2-5 p.m. Officials Poker Tournament Finals

2:30 p.m. Wife Carrying Contest (Logger Sports area)

4:15 p.m. Beer Garden Last Call

4:30 p.m. Closing Ceremonies; presentations, Volunteer, Citizen and Business of the Year. 

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