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Hampden Children’s Day to include parade, pie eating contest and fireworks

Event organizer: Janet Hughes
Event Date & Time: August 11, 2018 11:00 am
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Janet Hughes | BDN
Janet Hughes | BDN

HAMPDEN — Hampden Children’s Day will be held on on Saturday, Aug. 11 at the Weatherbee Elementary School, 22 Main Rd. N.  This community fun day begins with a fun run and bicycle safety and decorating, followed by a parade at 11 am.  Children’s activities are from 12-4 p.m. with a petting zoo, Flamin Raymin and Sizzling Suzan, horse and carriage rides, cake walk, pie eating contest, mad science activities, face painting, bounce houses, inflatable games and much more.  Activities are free, and you can cool off in the misting tent.  Hamburgers, hot dogs, fries, doughboys and tacos are available with strawberry shortcake, ice cream, ice cones, cotton candy, popcorn and homemade lemonade for an extra treat.  The nights activities begin at 6 p.m. with music by Riff Johnson followed by a spectacular fire works event at dark.  For more information and a list of events, see our Facebook page or visit