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Suitable for:  Adults, Children, Families

People Dancing at Color Run

8 AM

Get up with the chickens and stretch your legs at the Michal Foods 1 mile/ 5k Color Run!  Sign-up begins at 7:15 with the first 80 participants receiving a free swag bag!  ALL AGES WELCOME! 

Suitable for:  Adults, Children, Families

Cost:  FREE

Eggs in Bowl

8 AM


Join us for a delicious breakfast of champions! Enjoy a delicious breakfast burrito bar and french-toast-sticks before making the most of your day at WAKEFEST!  

Suitable for: Adults, Children, Families

Cost:  $5 suggested donation

Horn Section

10 AM


Join us for a good  old-fashioned parade with marching bands, floats, and candy!  Do you want to join the huballoo, too?  Click on the link below to register your group and join the fun!  Join the children's BIKE PARADE and get a free ice cream cone from OAK STREET Market!  Parade info here!

Suitable for: Adults, Children, Families

Kids Playing Carnival Game

10:30 AM - 3:00PM

STREET FESTIVAL - Vendors and Kids Activities

It's the best street festival of the year!  Check out all the food, craft, and quality items our vendors have to offer.  Bring the whole family for the fun.  Kids Activities include LASER TAG*, VR GAME TRUCK*, BOUNCY HOUSES* , OBSTACLE COURSE*, as well as a variety of street games, an old-fashioned "pedal pull", and other fun activities for the entire family! VENDORS REGISTER HERE!

Suitable for:  Adults, Children, Families

Cost: FREE / *$5 for unlimited activities


10:30 AM

Wakefield Youth Rec BURGER BATTLE!

Create WAKEFEST's BEST BURGER AND WIN CASH PRIZES!  Participants in Grades 3 - 6 are invited to compete in 2-person teams. Participants must bring their own table, utensils, and table/booth decorations for the contest.   Wakefield Youth Rec will provide the hamburger and grills, but it will be the participants' job to bring all the fixins' for their burgers!  Cash prizes for 1st and 2nd place burgers, and best decorated table/booth! 

Cost is $25 per 2 person team!

Vintage Cars

12 PM - 3PM


Bring your classic vehicle to Wakefield on Saturday, August 21 for a Show and Shine from 12:00 to 3:00 p.m. There is no entry fee to enter and dash plaques will be given to the first 50 entrants. Pre-register online or register beginning at 9:30 a.m. the morning of the show. Trophies for People’s Choice and Registrant’s Choice.

Suitable for: Adults, Children, Families

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2 PM

2023 Wakefield Youth Rec Cornament!

 Grab your buddy and get signed up for a friendly competition of corn hole!  Teams are encouraged to sign up by Noon on the day of the event.  Corn hole boards will be set up on Main Street near Sidelines.  The competition starts at 2 p.m. sharp.  Cash prize for the winners.

Suitable for: Adults, Children, Families

Tractor Repair and Refurbishment

2 PM


Could you be the pedal pull champion? Try your hand at the WAKEFEST PEDAL PULL and you could win a prize!  Perfect for kids 12 and younger.  THIS ACTIVITY IS FREE!

Suitable for: Children, Families

Grilling Meat

5 PM

WING Cook-Off!

It's an all you can eat COOK-OFF!  Enjoy a smorgasboard of  delicious wings done-up right by talented local cookers.  It's a competition - so get a taste of what everyone has to offer and help decide who should be the king of the wings!  Your ticket to the WING Cook-off includes admittance to the live music event!

Suitable for: Adults, Children, Families

Cost: $20 in advance/$25 at door

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4:30 PM - 11:30 PM

We've got a line up of great music for WAKEFEST!  Enjoy the great tunes all night long!  Your ticket for WAKEFEST includes both the BBQ, live music, and entry to the Beer Gardens!

  • Chad and Amy Duo

  • Mason Michaels & The Backroad Spirits

  • AM/FM #Totally 80's Band

  • Alexis y sus Caballeros

Cost: $20 in advance/$25 at door

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