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    Buchanan's Summer Thrill on the Hill
    August 1-3, 2019
     
     
    2019 Summer Thrill on the Hill

    Note:  April 17, 2019 - Events and activities are subject to change. Please check back frequently for current information. https://www.cityofbuchanan.com/2019-summer-thrill-on-the-hill

    Thanks! We can't wait to see you!

    2019 Summer Thrill on the Hill Event Schedule & Important Information

    August 1-3, 2019 In Beautiful Downtown Buchanan, Michigan

    2019 Summer Thrill Hours and Wristband Prices:

    • Thursday, August 1st, 2019  4pm–10pm   $5.00

    • Friday, August 2nd, 2019 Noon–10pm     $5.00

    • Saturday, August 3rd, 2019 10am–10 pm $5.00

    • You can also purchase a 3 Day Fun Pass for $10.00

    All wristbands include unlimited rides! Bring your own tube.  See details below...
    Other Family Friendly Activities Include...
    Sandcastle building, Corn hole, Water Balloon Games, Prizes, Dancing, Music, All Day DJ, Beach Themed Playground Area, Non-Profit Food Vendors, Picnic Area and Much More!

    Friday Night, August 2nd - ADULT Concert Featuring:

    “PS Dump Your Boyfriend” - Sponsored by Redbud Roots

    Concert starts Friday @ 8:30pm 

    Admission  $10.00 per person - Concert wristband includes access to the water slide after the concert until 1 a.m! Bring your floaty, towel and bathing suit! 

    Everyone must sign a waiver to ride the slide.  

    Beer Garden available - Sponsored by Buchanan Moose Lodge - MUST  be 21 to enter beer garden and concert area.

    Note:  This year the beer garden will NOT be separated from the band. Concert goers will have plenty of room to enjoy the concert, mingle and dance. 

    Friday August 2nd & Saturday, August 3rd at 6:00 pm - McCoy Creek Duck Race
    Ducks sold at City Hall and during event - $3 each or 2 for $5 - Duck Race Takes place in McCoy's Creek Park (aka The Duck Pond) 

    Prize list coming soon! Have fun "racing" rubber ducks for prizes!

    EVENT LINE-UP and TENTATIVE Schedule

    Note: Please watch this space for changes and updates as we finalize the details closer to the event

    Thursday, August 1st - 4pm to 10pm $5 wrist band
    All Day - Thrill Hill, Kiddie Play Zone, Beach, Spray Pad compliments of “Big Red”, Bubble Machine, Games, Food Vendors 
    Friday, August 2nd – Noon to 1am $5
    All Day - Thrill Hill, Kiddie Play Zone, Beach, Spray Pad compliments of “Big Red”, Bubble Machine, Games, Food Vendors 

    1pm – 4pm Better World Books, Barbra Coyle - Free Books for everyone! 
    2pm – 4pm Free Popsicles from Have Fun at Buchanan Parks 
    3pm – Coolest Float Contest
    4pm – Frozen T-Shirt Contest
    6pm – Duck Race Contest
    6pm to 9pm – Carriage Rides (Chamber of Commerce) $5 per rider
    8:30pm to Midnight – Adult Concert featuring “PS Dump Your Boyfriend” $10  
    Saturday, August 3rd – 10am to 10pm  $5
    All Day - Thrill Hill, Kiddie Play Zone, Beach, Spray Pad compliments of “Big Red”, Bubble Machine, Games, Food Vendors 
    10am – Yoga with Ulrike McCarty – River of Life Yoga & Redbud Fitness Instructor  
    11am-1pm Free Icy Pops - 1st United Methodist Church  
    Noon – 4pm Snowcones for Sight at Smoke Vision Care 
    Noon – 3pm United Federal Credit Union – Prize Wheel w/ prizes
    1pm – 3pm Free Cookies and or Watermelon - Hub Church
    2pm – 4pm Have Fun at Buchanan Parks T-Shirt Sale  
    3pm – Coolest Float Contest
    4pm – Frozen T-Shirt Contest
    6pm – Duck Race Contest
    Other Events During Thrill on the Hill 

    Thursday, August 1st - 4pm to 10pm
    Moose Lodge Beer Concession  
    Buchanan Rocket Football – Brats, Corn on cob, Hotdogs, Pop, Water
    Field of Dreams Dog Park Committee – Klondike Bars 


    Friday, August 2nd – Noon to 1am
    Moose Lodge Beer Concession
    Buchanan Rocket Football – Brats, Corn on cob, Hotdogs, Pop, Water
    Field of Dreams Dog Park Committee – Klondike Bars 

    Saturday, August 3rd – 10am to 10pm 
    Moose Lodge Beer Concession
    Buchanan Rocket Football – Brats, Corn on cob, Hotdogs, Pop, Water
    Field of Dreams Dog Park Committee – Klondike Bars & water
    Buchanan-Galien Lions Club – Pizza, Pop, Water, Ice Cream, Root Beer Floats 

    DETAILS:

    You provide your own beach/pool floating device, no sharp edges or protruding knobs allowed. Floating device required to slide.

    Kiddie Play Zone Sponsored by:  Indiana Michigan Power

    Avoid the lines, Pre-Wristband Sales

    Pre-Sale Starts:
    Monday, July 8th at Buchanan City Hall
    302 N Redbud Trail  Buchanan, MI  49107

    Wristbands also sold during the event at the Registration Booth located on Front Street by the Duck Park and Little Free Library

    SAFETY RULES:
    To ensure the safest experience for everyone during their visit, the following rules are in effect.

        -NO running, standing, kneeling, tumbling, or stopping on the slide.
        -Keep an eye on your children. Children should not be left unattended at any time. 
        -Keep all parts of the body within the Slide.
        -Leave the Slide pool promptly after coming to a stop.
        -Profanity and unruly behavior are offensive and not allowed. 
        -NO saving places or bypass others in line. 
        -NO food or beverages on the Slide or pool area.
        -Weapons, sharp objects, illegal contraband, spray paint/aerosol cans, glass bottles, knives, metallic objects, fireworks, and explosives are prohibited.   
        -Sliding while under the influence of alcohol or drugs is strictly prohibited.
        -NO sliding permitted if you have a communicable disease, an open wound, or have had diarrhea within 14 days.    
        -NO nudity or inappropriate clothing.
        -NO dogs allowed, except service dogs.

    DRESS CODE:
    -Proper swimwear is required. Swimwear must be conservative in style and appropriate for a family environment.
    -Children in diapers and those being toilet trained must wear approved swim pants in the water.
    -No street clothes, including but not limited to, soccer shorts, cargo pants, bicycle shorts, cotton shorts, jeans, denim, long pants or cut-off shorts.
    -Swimwear with buttons, rivets, grommets, buckles, belts or metal ornamentation are not permitted.
    -Displayed tattoos must be in good taste and not offensive to a family environment.
    -Street Footwear and sandals are not permitted, only Aqua socks and aquatic style footwear are allowed on the water slide; barefoot is preferred.
    -Females: One piece or a conservative two-piece bathing suit. Board shorts may be worn over bathing suit bottoms.
    -Males: Swim trunks or board shorts.