Great River Bridge Race After Party

Great River Bridge Race After Party

May 19, 10:15 AM - 1:15 PM

Run your heart out during the Great River Bridge, then join your friends for the FIRST after party! Adult beverages, food, and live entertainment cap off the morning event. Face painting will be available for the kids, too!

Entertainment: Eric Pettit Lion
Food Vendor: TBD
Admission: FREE

Friday Fest 2018

Friday Fest 2018

Port of Burlington, 5 - 8 PM

Keep the fun of Burlington Steamboat Days alive all summer long! The Port of Burlington is the place to be on select Friday nights. Bring your friends for fun, food, and entertainment on the banks of the Mississippi River. BSD Sweethearts will have activites to entertain the kiddos.

The 2018 events are:

  • May 25: Flash In A Pan (bluegrass) & Late Night Radio (classic rock) - Sponsored by: Two Rivers - Beverages by: Golden Eagle Distributing & Parkside Brewing Company
  • July 13: Fast Forward (classic rock) - Sponsored by: John Korschgen State Farm Insurance & Burlington High School DreamCatchers - Beverages by: Fleck Sales & Parkside Brewing Company
  • August 3: Mixtape (90's) - Sponsored by: Brockway Mechanical & Roofing Company & Farm Bureau Financial Services - Tim Lundgren - Beverages by: Golden Eagle Distributing & Parkside Brewing Company
  • August 31: New Breed Band (current rock) - Beverages by: Fleck Sales & Parkside Brewing Company

Stay tuned to the Burlington Steamboat Days Facebook page for more details!

Wet Your Whistle

Wet Your Whistle

June 1, 2018; 5 - 10 PM

The WYW Party is the perfect way to get in the mood for summer! Grab your friends to spend the evening on the Memorial Auditorium parking lot and listen to some of the great entertainment that will grace one of the stages at BSD. Of course ice cold beverages and food vendors will be available all night!

  • 5 PM: Crush
  • 6 PM: The New Breed Band
  • 7 PM: LEAVING ABBEY
  • 8 PM: Late Night Radio
  • 9 PM: Stars in Toledo

Senior Day

Senior Day

Thursday, June 14, 2018

Senior Day is the chance for you to relieve the days of yesteryear. Specialty entertainment is brought in just for this afternoon; acapella groups, 50's & 60's medley groups, and more. Of course lunch is on the agenda!

$5 admission fee per person.

2018 entertainment schedule coming soon

Parade

Parade

Saturday, June 16, 2018

The annual BSD Parade is always a fan favorite! Local school marching bands, floats and parade excitement will make for a great morning. The route starts at the corner of 8th and Jefferson Sts to continue down Jefferson St to Main St.

Parade entry registration is due to the BSD office by TBD.

2018 information coming soon

Family Fest

Family Fest

Saturday, June 16, 2018

Follow the BSD Parade route down to the grounds to enjoy your favorite Family Fest activities! You won’t want to miss the inflatables for kids AND adults, karaoke, Fun Factory Magic shows, Baby Crawl or the photo booth.

Where: BSD Grounds & Memorial Auditorium
Time: 10:30 AM - 1 PM
Price:

  • $1 for ages 9 and up (including adults); ages 8 & under are FREE
  • FREE admission to anyone showing their BSD ticket


Additional 2018 information coming soon

BSD Praise Fest

BSD Praise Fest

Sunday, June 17, 2018; 11:30 AM - 6:30 PM

Sunday will begin with the first ever BSD Praise Fest.

5 local praise bands and 7 community speakers combine with kids activities and a free lunch (complete with home baked "church lady" desserts!). The day will wrap up with regional christian artists Captives Set Free and Dove Award winner, Jordan Feliz.

Admission: Free with multi-day grounds pass or $5 without a pass

Golf Tournament

Golf Tournament

September 14, 2018 - Flint Hills Golf Course

4 person, best shot, 18 hole tournament

It's time for a shake up with the BSD golf tournament. One of those being that it moves to a week day (Friday) and in the fall! The Noon shotgun tee time is just one of the new additions to the event.

Stay tuned for additional details and registration informaiton.