​​​​​​​​2018 Pioneer Days Parade Saturday, July 14th 11:30am


Parade Theme

"Our  Local Service Organizations-  The Heart of Our Community!"

We thank volunteer members that work to make our community better!

​Want to participate in the parade?  Download and print the below registration form for the 2018 Pioneer Days Parade. 

​​2018 Parade Registration Form.doc


2018 Community Picnic Saturday, July 14th

​Below is the Community Picnic Vendor Forms and instructions.

CommunityPicnicVendorForms_2018.docx


P.O.Box 128
Negaunee, MI  49866
(906) 486-8084
Contact us:  
info@negauneeirontown.com

2018 Pioneer Days Brochure of Events

Negaunee Irontown Hosted Events


Friday, July 6th

Alumni softball games at LaCombe Field, beginning at 6 p.m.

Saturday July 7th

Alumni softball games at LaCombe Field, beginning at Noon.

Sunday, July 8th

Alumni softball games at LaCombe Field, beginning at Noon.

Monday, July 9th – Thursday, July 12th

Alumni softball games at LaCombe Field, beginning at 6 p.m.

Wednesday, July 11th

Old-timers Softball Game begins at 3:00 p.m. at LaCombe Field.

Thursday, July 12th

Pioneer Princess Pageant begins at 7 p.m. in the 13thNegaunee High School Auditorium.

Friday, July 13th

Alumni softball games finals and championship at LaCombe Field, beginning at 6 p.m.

Saturday, July 14th


The 39th annual Pioneer Days Parade begins at 11:30 a.m.  Line-up begins at 10:30 a.m. at Negaunee Senior Center.

Pioneer Days Community Picnic takes place from 1 p.m. until dusk at Teal Lake, featuring food, music, children’s activities

The Negaunee Fireworks Display begins at dusk over Teal Lake.

Listing of Community Events

Friday, July 6th

NHS Class of 1993 will meet from 7p.m.-10p.m. at Pasquali’s.

Saturday, July 7th

Dick Koski Alumni Football Reunion- 6p.m. Miners Dry.  Cudighis, coleslaw & water.  Cost $10 RSVP Gary Rasmussen @250-8651/ razz525@hotmail.com
Disc Golf Grand Opening noon at Old Towne

Monday, July 9th

Continental Breakfast at the Negaunee Senior Center from      9a.m.-11a.m.  Cost $3.50 senior/$4.00 general
Great Pretenders Historical Skit at Negaunee Senior Center, 1 p.m.  An original skit about the history of Negaunee

Tuesday, July 10th

Continental Breakfast at the Negaunee Senior Center from      9a.m.-11a.m.  Cost $3.50 senior/$4.00 general
NHS Class of 1954 will meet 10a.m. at the Negaunee Senior Center.
Pioneer Days Cribbage Tournament 12:30p.m. at the Negaunee Senior Center.  Cost $5 -Sign up by Friday, July 6th 
VFW #3165 Wine Tasting- 6p.m. Cost $12- 3 glasses of wine (keep the glass) & Hors d’oeuvres
VFW #3165 Live Music- 7p.m.- 10p.m. with Iron Daisy Acoustic
NHS Class of 1948 will meet 1p.m. at the Negaunee Senior Center.

Wednesday, July 11th

Continental Breakfast at the Negaunee Senior Center from      9a.m.-11a.m.  Cost $3.50 senior/$4.00 general
NHS Class of 1951 will meet 9:30a.m. at the Negaunee Senior Center.
NHS Class of 1952 will meet 10a.m. at the Negaunee Senior Center.
Social Luncheon at the Negaunee Senior Center from 11a.m.-12:00p.m. 
NHS Class of 1947 will meet 1p.m. at the Negaunee Senior Center.
Jackson’s Pit Entertainment Tent 6p.m.-1a.m. Live music by Chasin’ Steel and mechanical bull riding.
Negaunee Elk’s Kids Bike Parade line up begins at 11:00a.m. at the corner of Iron St. & Bus. 28 then ends at the Ice Arena.
Negaunee Elk’s Kids Day runs from noon to 3:00p.m. at the Negaunee Ice Arena, offering food, games and raffles.
Ronn Hall Open House from 12p.m.-4p.m.
Pasquali’s Cars Show and Cruise will be held at Pasquali’s on Teal Lake Avenue. Drive-in is from 6p.m.-9p.m., cruise at 9p.m.
Immanuel Lutheran Church salad luncheon beginning at 11:30 a.m.
Historical Society Senior Day
Negaunee Eagles #1944 Pasty Sale starting @1p.m. Pre-order and on-site sales.  Cost $5 ea.
Negaunee City Band will perform at 7:30p.m. at the band shell.

Thursday, July 12th

Hot Breakfast at the Negaunee Senior Center from 9a.m.-10a.m. Pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage & bacon.  $5 seniors, $6 general.
NHS Class of 1955 will meet from 3p.m.-5p.m. at the Negaunee Elks.
NHS Class of 1956 will meet 1p.m. at the Negaunee Senior Center.
NHS Class of 1960 will meet 10a.m. at the Negaunee Senior Center.
NHS Class of 1961 will meet 10a.m. at the Negaunee Senior Center.
NHS Class of 1962 will meet 2p.m. at the Negaunee Senior Center
NHS Class of 1983 will meet from 6p.m.-8p.m. at Jackson’s Pit.
NHS Class of 2008 will meet 5p.m.-.8p.m. at Chapper’s
Friends of the Negaunee Library will have their annual used book sale from 9:00a.m.-3:00p.m. at the Negaunee Senior Center.
NHS Class of 1956 80th Birthday Party will meet 5p.m at Pasquali’s
Negaunee Eagles #1944 Open House cookout from noon-2a.m. at the Negaunee Eagles.  Music by Iron Daisy from 9p.m.-1a.m.
Mitchell United Methodist Church Annual Pie Social from 1-3 p.m. – cost $5
Mather “B” Memorial Dedication will take at 1p.m. at Negaunee High School.
Mather “B” Reunion will take place from 1p.m.-4p.m. at Barr’s Bar
Jackson’s Pit Entertainment Tent 5p.m.-2a.m. Live music by Gerry Pirkola, Frank An Da Beans, and JAB.  DJ CoScanLo 10p.m. inside.
Social Night begins at 8p.m. in Downtown Negaunee. Be sure to support the Pioneer Days Sponsors.  Look for the yellow poster!
Negaunee Elks Open House 3p.m. to close
NHS Alumni Chorus Concert-  7:30p.m. Band shell. Details available on Facebook.
NHS Class of 1978 Mixer and Parade Decorating 6:30p.m. at the Jandron Home.

Friday, July 13th

Hot Breakfast at the Negaunee Senior Center from 9-10 a.m. Pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage & bacon. $5 seniors, $6 general.
Fox Negaunee Golf Outing- Registration 8 a.m. / 9:30 a.m. shotgun starts at Wawonowin Country Club. $50 per person/ $200 4- man team
Friday Free Flea Market from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. on Iron St.  Set up is free         
NHS Class of 1978 40th Reunion will meet 7 p.m. at Pasquali’s.
St. Paul School All Class Reunion at 11:30 a.m.at the Negaunee Senior Center. Pasty Luncheon Cost $11. RSVP Barb @475-9405 by July 5th
Negaunee Eagles #1944 Open House cookout from noon-2a.m. at the Negaunee Eagles.  Music by The Cadillacs from 8p.m.-12a.m.
Pioneer Days Book Signing at the Negaunee Public Library at 1p.m. Meet several local authors, buy the books and get their autographs.
NHS Class of 1959 will meet 10 a.m. at the Negaunee Senior Center.
4th Annual Mr. Upper Peninsula “Comedy Pageant” will take place at 7 p.m. at the Historic Vista Theater.
Jackson’s Pit Entertainment Tent 5p.m.-2a.m. Live music by Iron Daisy 9p.m.  DJ CoScanLo 10p.m. inside.
Negaunee Elks Open House 3 p.m. to close
Pioneer Days Alumni 5k Fun Run/Walk will take place at 11 a.m.at Heritage Trail. Hosted by NHS class of 1994.   Registration starts at 11 a.m.  Suggested $10 donation.  Proceeds go to the Matthew Worthington Scholarship Fund.
NHS Class of 1968 50th Reunion will meet 6p.m. at the Negaunee Elks.

Saturday, July 14th

VFW #3165 Live Music after parade by Just the Two of Us.
Firefighters Tournament begins after parade at the Negaunee Firehall
Negaunee Elks Open House & Cookout from 10:30 a.m.- 2 p.m.
NHS Class of 1958 60th Reunion will meet 6p.m.8p.m. at Pasquali’s.
Big Brothers Big Sisters Pioneer Days Fun Run/Walk 2mi/ 10k at Heritage Trail across from Senior Center. Registration 8a.m. Race at 8:30a.m.  Cost $25
Jackson’s Pit Entertainment Tent 6p.m.-2a.m.  Live music by 906. DJ CoScanLo 10p.m. inside.
Negaunee Eagles #1944 Open House cookout from 10a.m.-2a.m. at the Negaunee Eagles.   Type your paragraph here.

Pioneer Days​

Featured Entertainment at the 2018  Pioneer Days Community Picnic

Saturday, July 14th

Award-Winning Singer Songwriter

Donald Benjamin

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Pioneer Days 2018: July 6th- July 14th