Are you ready for the annual Dardenne Prairie Day celebration? This year’s event is on Saturday, Sept. 12 at City Hall Park, 2032 Hanley Road. The fun kicks off at noon and ends with a fireworks show after dark.
Come out for a fun-filled day with your friends and neighbors. Prairie Day includes craft vendors and local businesses from 12 noon – 5 pm and children’s activities from 12 pm – 6 pm. Children’s activities include inflatables, face painting, balloon artist, and sideshows.
There will be no shortage of unique vendor booths at the festival. In previous years, over 70 booths have been present in the festival’s vendor alley, where local merchants will display their goods from 12 pm- 5 pm.
Bring an empty stomach
The Kid Zone boasts games and activities for children of all ages from 12 pm - 6 pm. Experience inflatable bounce houses, slides and obstacle courses that are as fun as they are challenging. Also included in the area are face painters and balloon artists. The Bubble Bus will also be attendance.
Feeling adventurous? A rock wall will be on-site from 12 pm to 5 pm.
Local concessions and food trucks will be available for the duration of the festival, from 12 pm - 10 pm. Enjoy a wide array of local eats and carnival-themed treats. Select food trucks will remain on festival grounds during the evening concert. (Food Truck Information Coming Soon).
A DJ will provide crowd-pleasing jams from 12 pm - 6 pm at the festival’s Side Stage. From 6 pm - 10:30 pm, you won’t want to miss a live performance by Plastic Kings, which features the former lead vocalist and members of the band Contagious.