Abby Festival-2019

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Event Descriptions:

Abby Festival 2019 Coloring Contest
Pick up your entry starting on Monday, May 13, 2019 and return it by Noon on Saturday, June 1, 2019.  All Participants will receive a prize.
Sponsored by Nicolet National Bank – Colby

Abby Fall Festival Queen Contest
This year we are having our 5th Annual Queen & Princess Contests. Starting on Monday, March 18th, 2019  our Queen & Princess Contestants will be out selling our 2019 Abby Festival Raffle Tickets. The Contestant who sells the most tickets will be crowned our Fifth “Abby Festival Queen”!
The queen will be crowned on Friday, May 31, 2019 at 7:30 pm downtown Abbotsford on the band stage. Get your tickets to help support your favorite contestant! Come down and cheer them on!

Abby Festival Raffle Tickets
Tickets will be sold for: $5.00 each or 3 for $10.00.
Our Queen and Princess Contestants will be selling tickets to earn their crowns and tickets will also be available at local area businesses.
Prizes:
1st: $500;    2nd: $300;     3rd: $150;      4th: $100;
5th: $75;      6th: $50;          7th: $25
Raffle tickets will also be available at the following businesses: Novedades La Chiquita; Abarrotes La China; La Tropicana; Fiesta Ballroom, Nicolet Bank in Colby, La Botana – The Snack Bar and AbbyColby Crossings Chamber Office.

Live Music – Downtown on First Street:
Friday Night – The Influence Band – 8:00 pm thru 12:00 Midnight. They are a Classic Rock Band.
Saturday Afternoon – DJ – Charly 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm.
Saturday Evening – Ezkala Musical – 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm.                                       Saturday Night – Memo lbarra  – 9:00 pm to Midnight.                            Sunday Noon: DJ D-Z – 12:00 Noon to 5:00 pm.

Men’s Softball Tournament – Abby High School Softball Field 
Saturday – June 1, 2019  9:00 am  Tournament begins
Cost:         $125.00 per team   100% Payout   Limit 8 teams  There will be: a Bat Raffle – sponsored by Youth Wrestling Club.  Home Run Derby, and a Bat given out to the team with the most beer sales.

Registration or questions call or text – Tim Krause – 715-207-9505.
Mail checks to:: Abby Festival Softball Tournament, 5198 Pickard Avenue, Abbotsford, WI 54405
Food and beer stands will be open up by the ball park during this tournament.  Starting at 9:00 am

Annual Family Soccer – Abbotsford High School Soccer Field
Saturday – June 1, 2019 – Registration: 8:00 am     Starting Time: 8:30 am
Cost –         $10.00 per person; Youth and Adult Teams 
                        No Refunds  (for any reason)
There are three age divisions:
1 ) Young Children – 6-9
2) Older Children – 10-13
3) Adults – 14 years and older
Youth: Metals for all 1st and 2nd place team members
Adults: Trophies – 1st & 2nd Place
To register please contact  Misael Bautista – 715-255-2570 or email: mexteco0115@gmail.com

5th Annual 5 on 5 Basketball – Saturday, June 1, 2019 at Abbotsford High School Gym (come in by fitness entrance) turn into school by Hemlock and 4th Avenue.
Entry Fee: $10.00 per person – 5-6 person teams (1 member must be referee in at least one of the other games)  No Refunds  (for any reason)
All Captains will meet at 8:30 am  at basketball court;
All games will start at 9:00 am.
Trophies & Medals for 1st and 2nd place.
Registration or questions call or text: Diana Meyer – 616-216-9569  e-mail: dmeyer@nicoletbank.com

Craft & Flea Market Sale – South First Street in Abbotsford
Saturday – June 1- 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Craft & Flea Market Vendors still needed – Call Trisha – 715-316-2452
Craft & Flea Market Vendors will set-up: Outside on South First Street.
Set-up time is from Saturday: 8:00 – 11:30 am.  No early take-downs.
All vendors must be set-up by 11:30 pm on Saturday.

Lama Trot Race – 5K / 10K Run & 5K Walk
Saturday – June 1 – 8:00 am – Registration;  9:00 am – Start time 
AbbyColby Chamber Office – 100 W. Spruce Street, Abbotsford, WI
Cost:
5K Walk      $15 (with T-Shirt)  or  $ 5 (without T-Shirt)
5K Run        $20 (with T-Shirt)  or  $10 (without T-Shirt)
10K Run      $25 (with T-Shirt)  or  $15 (without T-Shirt)
T-Shirts       $10 – Extra T-Shirts are available the day of the race
To register for the race contact Paula Ruesch at (715) 302-1177
or go online at www.abbycolbylama.com

Parade starts at 1:30 pm, Sunday, June 2. 2019.  If you wish to register an entry for the Abby Festival parade contact either Paula at 715-302-1177 or Ana Garcia at 715-223-9513 (she will take calls in Spanish) with any questions or to sign up. Please submit a small paragraph about your float to be announced during the parade.  Line up starts at 12:30 pm and parade will start at 1:30 pm, so make sure you are in line.  Line up starts on Second Avenue West of St. Bernard’s Catholic Church.  There will be trophies for First, Second and Third place entries!

Flokloric Dances – Mexican Dancers – Sunday, June 2, 2019 at 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
The dances will be held in the area in front of the band stand area

Spectrum Entertainment – Advance Wristband Card sales 
Advanced Wristband Sales start on Monday, May 13, 2019 at 9:00 am
End on Thursday, May 30, 2019 at 5:00 pm.

Designated wristband Times:
Friday        6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Saturday   Noon – 4:00 pm and
                     6:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Sunday      1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Advance Wristband Cards – $16.00 each ($25 each during carnival)
  (Good on all Rides – one card per designated time period)

Advance MEGA  Wristband Card Sales $40. ($50 during carnival)
Each Mega Wristband is Good for All Rides, All 3 Days, No Time Limit!

May purchase both wristband cards at local area businesses or online at: www.spectrumcarnival.com before 11 pm on Thursday, May 30, 2019.

Advance Wristband Cards are available at: Nicolet national Bank – Colby; AbbyBank; Forward Financial Bank; Taylor Credit Union; La Tropicana; Novedades La Chiquita; Abarrotes La China, Fiesta Ballroom, La Botana, Abby County Market, AbbyColby Crossings Chamber Office.