Rally in the Valley in Rock Valley, Iowa
It’s time for the annual Rally in the Valley this weekend in Rock valley, Iowa! I’m proud to call Rock valley my hometown. My parents, brothers, sister-in-laws, nephews, and nieces all live there.
The town of just over 3,000 people and a picturesque Main street will have a parade at 1pm among many other activities throughout the day such as a car show in the shaded city park.
It’s always great to come back home!
7:00-11:00am Fireman’s Pancake Feed: Rock Valley Fire Station
8:00am 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament @ Rock Valley Elementary School.
8:00am 5K/10K Rock River Run: Starts at Central Park
9am-3:00pm Rally in the Valley Market: Catholic Church
9:am-4:00pm Bake Sale at Catholic Church
10am-4:00pm Silent Auction at the Catholic Church
11am-3:30pm Kids Inflatables at the Catholic Church
11:00am-gone Mexican Food booth at the Catholic Church
11am-4:00pm Popcorn, pop and snacks at the Catholic Church.
11am-4:00pm Knights of Columbus burger and hotdog stand
at Catholic Church
12:00-3:00pm Car Show: City Park
• Car Show registration from 9am-12pm
10:30am-3pm Calvin Christian Education Chapter Concessions
City Park West Shelter House
12:00pm Co-Ed Sand Volleyball Double
Elimination Tournament at Rivers Bend Campground
1:00pm Parade on Rock Valley’s Main Street
After Parade Kiwanis Duck Race Race conducted on the south side of the
2:30-7:00pm Floaty Day at the Rock Valley Swimming pool
2:30pm Myers Youth Pedal Tractor Pull
(Sanctioned Event, winners advance to State)
• Open to boys and girls ages 4-12
• Winners in each grade division qualify
for the State Youth Pedal Pull
• Awards for each participant and trophies for division winners.
• Register right in front of the Catholic Church
on 14th St. Immediately after the parade.
• Visit http://www.myerspedaltractorpulls.net/
for more information.
3:00pm Skid Loader Rodeo
• Held at Rock Valley Hay Auction
3:30pm Cowpie Bingo – at the Rock Valley Catholic Church
• $20/square, win $1000!!
4:00pm Kids Games at Catholic Church
Saturday Evening Family Night
5:00pm Family Fun Night at the Rock Valley
5:00-7:30pm Kids Games & Inflatables
5:00-7:30pm Live music & Local Entertainment
5:00-8:00pm Concessions provided
6:00pm 4th Annual Cedar Rock ‘Wing King’ Contest.
7:30pm 176 Keys Dueling Pianos
The Best piano show on Earth! Be part of the act!
9:30pm Sharp FIREWORKS
• Get the best seat for the fireworks &
bring your lawn chairs!!
Display will be shot off on the North Side of the Sports Complex
Sunday, August 11
11:00am Community Worship Service: Rock Valley
Bring a lawn chair and enjoy a community worship service.
Service begins at 11:00 am with a free meal to follow.
• Jonah’s Whale will be leading worship
• Reverend Ron Johnson will officiate.
• Offering will be taken to cover expenses & extra offering will go to IMPACT- JFA’s Youth Ministry.