Celebrating 150 Years of Home: 1828~2018
Montezuma's sesquicentennial, the 150th anniversary of the incorporation of our city will provide exciting opportunities for celebration, reflection and togetherness as we commemorate our shared history! Montezuma Community Development and city staff are working hard to plan and coordinate a memorable weekend.
Festivities will include a parade, free throw contest, Main Street Mile & 5K, backyard BBQ and smoke off, slow pitch tournament, bathtub races and much more! Below is the list of events for the weekend. Please contact Whitney Baethke at City Hall with any questions or additions to the schedule.
Friday, August 24th, 2018
|5:00 PM||Braves Tailgate||Montezuma School Circle Lawn|
|7:00 PM||Braves Football Game||Badger-Gabriel Field|
|8:00 PM||Halftime Introduction of Hall of Fame Inductees||Badger-Gabriel Field|
|9:30 PM||Victory Bonfire||Montezuma Fire Station Lot|
|9:30 PM||Live Music - Past Vertical||Montezuma Fire Station Lot|
Saturday, August 25th, 2018
|7:00 AM||Pow. County Historical Society Pancake Breakfast||Montezuma Memorial Hall, 205 E Main|
|8:00 AM||Six-team Co-ed Slow Pitch Tournament||East Park|
|8:00 AM||Montezuma Main Street Mile & 5K||Start at Montezuma School North Lot|
|8:00 AM||Backyard BBQ Smoke Off||Montezuma Square|
|10:00 AM||150 Years of Home Parade||Lineup in School South Lot|
|11:00 AM||Pony Rides||Montezuma Square|
|Car & Tractor Show||Montezuma Square|
|Kids Inflatable||Montezuma Square|
|Free Throw Contest||Montezuma Square|
|Blue & White Athletic Booster Dunk Tank||Montezuma Square|
|12:00 PM||Bags Tournament||Fire Station Lot, 501 E Main|
|12:00 PM||Tractor Pull||Montezuma Square|
|1:00 PM||Tug of War||Fire Station Lot, 501 E Main|
|1:00 PM||Polish Horseshoes Tournament||Montezuma Square|
|2:00 PM||Bathtub Races||Main Street|
|3:00 PM||Beard Judging & Best Man Legs Contest||Stage on Square|
|3:00 PM||Tours of Montezuma School||Office Entrance|
|4:00 PM||MHS Athletic Hall of Fame Induction & Reception||Montezuma School South Gym|
|6:00 PM||National Anthem, Flag Raising and Presentation||Stage on Square|
|6:30 PM||Live Music & Street Dance- Tyler Richton & the High Bank Boys||Stage on Square|
|9:00 PM||Live Music & Street Dance - Cody Hicks||Stage on Square|
Click here to submit an entry to any of the activities listed above (some events do not require registration).
This schedule is tentative and subject to change. Please stay tuned to this webpage for regular updates and additions to the activities of Montezuma's 150th Celebration!
Please contact Whitney Baethke at the Montezuma City Office with any questions - email@example.com or 641-623-5617.