The Sandwich Park District and Sandwich BP Country Market will be hosting a Donut Dash 5K Run / Walk, Live Band and Fireworks on Saturday, October 13, 2012 at the Sandwich Fairgrounds, 1401 Suydam Road, Sandwich, IL. Check in / registration for the Donut Dash 5K Run / Walk will begin at 2:00 p.m. with the race at 3:30 p.m. Donuts will be provided following the race by Country Market. Pre-Registration Fee: $20.00 Registration Fee Day of Race: $28.00. Join in for a free Zumba Demonstration following the Donut Dash. This will be held at the Sandwich Fairgrounds beginning at 4:30 p.m. Instructor will be Olivia Gray.
Epic is an ’80′s rock tribute band. Epic was formed in 2004 in the south suburbs of Chicagoland. They are a cover band that plays music from popular 80′s rock groups. Their set includes familiar songs from Bon Jovi, Journey, Poison, REO, Van Halen, Bryan Adams and more. The band will play from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. near the grandstand.
The main gate for the fireworks will open at 5:00 p.m. The Lisbon Street gate will be open for walk-ins. Suggested donation is $5.00 a carload. Donations help to defray a small portion of the fireworks cost. Food vendors will be available near the grandstand. The fireworks display will begin at approximately 7:30 p.m. or dark. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets and snacks and enjoy the show! More information here.