After a long, cold, wet winter, spring officially arrived this week. And for the 20th year in a row, so does the Anthem Days festival, with a familiar slate of activities, all open to the public. Entry is free, but there’s a charge for food and drink, the carnival and some Kids Zone activities, all in Anthem Community Park.
|Saturday, March 23
10 a.m.–4 p.m.
|Sunday, March 24
10 a.m.–4 p.m.
|Craft & Food Vendors||Craft & Food Vendors|
|Food Court & Beer Garden||Food Court & Beer Garden|
|Kids Zone||Kids Zone|
|Business Expo||Business Expo|
|Live Music: Caution Party Band||Live Music: Zero Gravity Fighters|
|Baseball Speed Pitch Challenge*||Egg Hunt (free)|
*A meet-and-greet is planned with MLB Hall of Fame pitcher Ferguson “Fergie” Jenkins, 10 a.m. to noon.
Frazier Shows Carnival
All-you-can-ride wristbands cost $20, or $17 with a coupon available in advance at the Anthem Community Center and Civic Building. Printable coupons will be available on Frazier’s Facebook page. Times and prices are subject to change by Frazier.
|Thursday||5–8 p.m.||5–8 p.m.|
|Friday||5–9 p.m.||5–8 p.m.|
|Saturday||1–10 p.m.||1–4 p.m.|
|Sunday||1–5 p.m.||1–4 p.m.|
Eggstravaganza Egg Hunt (Sunday, March 24)
|Softball Field No. 1||Softball Field No. 2|
|10:15 a.m.: Special needs|
|11:20 a.m.: 2-year-olds||11:30 a.m.: 3-year-olds|
|11:40 a.m.: 4-year-olds||11:50 a.m.: 5-year-olds & grade K|
|Noon: 1st graders||12:10 p.m.: 2nd graders|
|12:20 p.m.: 3rd graders||12:30 p.m.: 4th- & 5th-graders|
|12:40 p.m.: 2-year-olds||12:50 p.m.: 3-year-olds|
|1 p.m.: 4-year-olds||1:10 p.m.: 5-year-olds & grade K|
|1:20 p.m.: 1st graders||1:30 p.m.: 2nd graders|
|1:40 p.m.: 3rd graders||1:50 p.m.: 4th- & 5th-graders|
More Photos from Past Carnivals
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