July 8-14

Hector Seek & Find Challenge

  • How well do you know our Hector Businesses? On Monday we will release a page of photos to be identified. The sheet will be available at Hector Historical Center in the entryway or Totally U Salon. Return your completed sheets to the Historical Center by noon on Saturday, July 13th. Correct completions will be eligible for a drawing of a television. Need not be present to win.

Everyone LOVES Pictures!

  • Its fun to see the happenings of the week through the eyes of everyone. Post your pictures on our Facebook page - Hector Community Spirit.

Monday, July 8th Auditions for Cinderella - Presented by Prairie Fire Children's Theatre at 1 p.m. Auditions at the Palace Theater. Those auditioning must be present for 2 hours. Rehearsal fee is $25.00 per participant (must be at least 7 years old). Rehearsal schedule will be handed out for the remainder of the week will be given out at the auditions

Performance will be Friday, July 12th at 7 p.m.

Tuesday, July 9th

  • Frandsen Bank & Trust Medallion Hunt Begins Clues posted at the Bank Daily.
  • 6:30 p.m. FAMILY BINGO - Fire Hall - 340 Hwy Ave E
    • Sponsored by Hector Volunteer Fire Dept. Under 18 Welcome with adult

Wednesday, July 10th

  • 5:00-9:00 p.m. Show Your Ride at The Other Place

Thursday, July 11th

  • 5:00-7:00 p.m. BLHALY Drive - In Supper - First Lutheran Church Parking Lot
  • 6:00 p.m. BIKE RODEO - Pool Parking Lot
  • 6:30 - 9:00 p.m. POOL APPRECIATION PARTY Free Swimming plus movies while you swim
  • 9:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m. LIVE MUSIC - "IDIOTKIN" The Other Place

Friday, July 12th

  • 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. THIFTY & NIFTY STORE and Flea Market - 701 Hwy 212
  • 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. MAIN STREET MARKET, Vendors and Food
  • 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. HECTOR HISTORICAL CENTER OPEN
  • 5:00-7:00 p.m. HECTOR COMMUNITY SPIRIT - BBQ Supper - Hector City Park Shelter - Including Music by Ed Newberg, Fat & Happy Farms Petting Zoo & Bouncy House
  • 6:30 p.m. Outstanding Citizen Presentation and Business Recognition City Park
  • 7:00 p.m. PRAIRIE FIRE CHILDREN'S THEATRE Presents: "Cinderella" Palace Theatre
  • 7:00 p.m. 3rd ANNUAL HECTOR FIRE DEPARTMENT FUNDRAISING CONCERT - Fire Hall:
  • 7:00-9:00 p.m DJ followed at 9 p.m. - 1:00 a.m. 2nd Notion, $10 Cover charge over 21 years old

Saturday, July 13th

Activities in the Park Include: Bouncy House, Clowns, Face painting, Petting zoo and Free Watermelon courtesy of Businesses

  • 8:00 a.m. Softball Association Slo-Pitch Tournament begins.  100% payout
  • 8:00 a.m. 5K Walk/Run (7:15 a.m. Registration Hector Pool Parking Lot)
  • 8:45 a.m. Children's Run
  • 9 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Craft Sale - Hector City Park
  • 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. THRIFTY & NIFTY Flea Market
  • 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. HECTOR HISTORICAL CENTER Open
  • 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Show Your Ride, no entry fee -  2nd street West
  • Noon - Grande Parade (Ash to Main to Douglas)
  • 1:15 p.m. Music in park - Sponsored by Hughes & Hughes Excavating
  • 2:30 p.m. HECTOR LIONS GIANT RAFFLE DRAWING
  • 3:00 p.m.  MINN-E-RODS - 2ND St and Registration for Kids Pedal Pull - tennis court
  • 7:00 p.m. PRAIRIE FIRE CHILDREN'S THEATRE Presents: "Cinderella"
  • 9 p.m. - 1 a.m. LIVE MUSIC  - 'The Full Throttle Band' at The Other Place

Sunday, July 14th

  • 8 a.m. - Noon HECTOR FIREMEN'S PANCAKE BREAKFAST - Fire Hall - 340 Hwy Ave E
  • 10:00 a.m. Worship Service - Hector City Park.  Sponsored by the Ministerial Association (Rain location: Palace Theatre)
  • 1:00 p.m. Craft's in the City Park, registration required email: hectorminnesota@yahoo.com

For More Information contact the following people:

  • Parades and General Questions:  Cyndi Washburn:  320-583-6461
  • Friday Market & Saturday in the Park: Nancy Fosland:  320-848-2717
  • 5K Run and Kid's Fun Run: Michelle Melberg mmelberg@blhk12mn.us
  • Softball Tournament:  Reese Klawitter:  320-848-6431