Wadena's big weekend is almost here; All-school reunion and June Jubilee combine for one epic gathering
Whether you're from here or not, you can find fun for the whole family or just yourself.
WADENA — Have you been meaning to meet up with some old friends for a while but keep putting it off? Well wait no further because everyone is headed for Wadena this weekend as the WDC All-School Reunion and June Jubilee are set to kick off Friday, June 10, and continue on through Sunday, June 12.
If you still haven't done so, you can register online for the reunion at
or register at the school when you get here. Registration ensures you access to evening entertainment at the Fairgrounds and a lunch ticket at the WDC Education Foundation's Luncheon at the high school. Single registration is $35 and couples is $55.
A variety of events will take place at Wadena-Deer Creek Middle/High School, including a scholarship luncheon, silent auction, school historical display, entertainment, an art show, quilt show and car show.
Evening attractions include live music by the Johnny Holm Band on Friday and Arch Allies on Saturday night.
Not a WDC alum? No problem, you can still take part in the events. If you just want to attend the evening entertainment, it's $15 per person with tickets available at the gate. All other performances throughout the event are free to the public.
Here's a quick rundown of All-School Reunion and June Jubilee related events:
Friday, June 10
- 7-10 a.m., Town & Country Breakfast at BN Park
- 9 -11 a.m., Hoot & Toot/EMS Vehicles at SuperOne / BN Park Area
- 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Wolverine Golf Scramble at Whitetail Run Golf Course
- 10 a.m.-5 p.m., All-School Reunion Registration/Check-In at the WDC Middle/High School. The School History display will also open at this time.
- Noon-3 p.m., Guided tours of WDC Schools
- 5:30 p.m., Sunnybrook 5K Stomp / Kids 1K Fun Run at Sunnybrook Park
- 6 -7:30 p.m., Class Get-Togethers at local restaurants/Sunnybrook Park shelters, etc.
- 6 -8 p.m., All-School Reunion registration/Check-In at Wadena County Fairgrounds
- 8 p.m. - Midnight: Johnny Holm Band | Wadena County Fairgrounds | $15
Saturday, June 11
- 9 -10 a.m., Pancake Breakfast at Sunnybrook Park
- 10 a.m.-Noon, Youth Fishing Derby at Sunnybrook Park
- 10 a.m.-2 p.m., All-School Reunion Registration/Check-In at WDC Middle/High School
- 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Guided Tours of WDC Schools
- 11 a.m.-1 p.m., WDC Education Foundation Scholarship Luncheon / Silent Auction / School History Display at WDC Middle/High School
- 12-3 p.m., Cathy Erickson Polka Band at Polman Stage in BN Park- FREE
- 1-2 p.m., Mylo Hatzenbuler, “The Original Rock & Roll Farmboy” Comedian at HS Gym— FREE
- 3 p.m., Parade, downtown Wadena
- 5 -7 p.m., Bruce & TiKi D Band at Polman Stage BN Park
- 6 - 7:30 p.m., Class Get-Togethers at local restaurants/Sunnybrook Park shelters, etc.
- 9 p.m.-Midnight, Arch Allies Band, at Wadena County Fairgrounds Bandstand- $15
- 10:30 p.m., Fireworks
Sunday, June 12
1 p.m.: Gospel Music Review w/Clyde Bauman (aka "Milo Hatzenbuhler") | Wadena Memorial Auditorium | Free
For more information, email WDCreunion2020@wdc2155.k12.mn.us. For the latest updates follow the WDC All-School Reunion page on Facebook .
For more coverage of the All-School Reunion and more to come, visit https://www.wadenapj.com/wdcreunion