Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

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July 3, 2013

Summer motion schedule

ASHLAND — At Ashland Riverfront


4 p.m., Open floodwall gates

5 p.m., Open VIP entrance

7:15 p.m., Cledus T. Judd

7:45 p.m., The Mayberry Deputy, Dvid Browning

8:15 p.m., Presentations honoring Chuck Charles

8:45 p.m., Sawyer Brown

10:15 p.m., Fireworks


5 p.m., Open floodwall gates

6 p.m., Open VIP entrance

8 p.m., The Chase

9:10 p.m., Styx


Ashland Central Park

‰10K Race 8 a.m. Saturday (17th Street & Central Avenue)

‰Car show — Registration 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., $10

‰American Heart Chase, Registration 9 a.m., event 10 a.m.

Games for children

‰Inflatable rides

‰200 ft. zip line

‰Giant craft show with lots of great booths from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

‰Medical screenings 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

‰Worm Race 1:00pm

‰Various exhibits

‰Food court with great vendors.

‰New Ohio Championship  Wrestling  

‰Watermelon Eating Contest 5 p.m.

‰Airbrush Tattoos, Face painting

‰Petting Zoo from Honey Hill farm with pony carousel

‰Trackless train rides

‰Carnival Games Midway

‰US Army Corp of Engineers with Corey the water safety robot boat

‰The world’s largest pinball machine

‰Cornhole Tournament, registration 10  a.m.

‰Bike Tour packet pick up and late registrations 5 – 8 p.m., Bandstand

Summer Motion & American Red Cross Blood Drive - Crabbe Elementary, 17th and Central Ave.  For every pint donated the donor will receive a 2002 Summer Motion “Ashland” print.

Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4:00 pm.  The record of units received in one day is 100.  We hope to break that record.

Cornhole Tournament:

Registration begins at 10 a.m. at Central Park horseshoe pits, tournament at 11 a.m.

$20 registration fee

70 percent of paid registration fee paid out to the top 3 teams

2 out of 3 for the first round, single elimination.

2on 2 Sand Volleyball Tournament: Early Rounds AM / Semifinals PM

Registration begins at 9 a.m. at the Volleyball court in Central Park (next to tennis courts)

Warm-ups start at 9:30a.m. Tournament begins at 11:00a.m.

$10 Registration Fee: Best 2 out of 3, Single elimination

Great Prizes and Trophies for Top Three Teams

Live entertainment

Ashland Central Park bandstand

Chef Challenge in the Park, 11:30 a.m.

WTCR Texaco Country Showdown Finals, 12:30 p.m.

Against the Grain, 5 p.m.

Carrier, 6 p.m.

John Thornsberry, 7 p.m.

JB and The Boys, 8 p.m.    

Landau Eugene Murphy JR, 9:30 p.m.


‰Giant craft show with tons of great booths from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

‰Medical screenings 10 a.m to 4 p.m.

‰Food court with incredible vendors.

‰Airbrush Tattoos, Face painting

‰Petting Zoo from Honey Hill farm with pony carousel

‰Trackless train rides

‰Carnival Games Midway

‰US Army Corp of Engineers with Corey the water safety robot boat

‰The world’s largest pinball machine

‰Nascar model stockcar racing

‰Motorcycle show — Registration 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., $10

‰Inflatable rides

2on 2 Sand Volleyball Tournament finals

Summer Motion Bicycle Tour -Ride between the Parks

The Tour

The Summer Motion Bicycle Tour (A Ride Between the Parks) is a selection of three different scenic and challenging routes each starting and finishing at Greenbo Lake State Resort Park. All rides are on paved roads. The long ride (100 miles) and the medium ride (60 miles) will go through Carter Caves State Resort Park. The short ride (30 miles) will start and finish at Greenbo Lake State Resort Park

Live entertainment

Ashland Central Park bandstand

The Quality Care Nursing Bluegrass Revival, noon to 6 p.m.    

Featuring: Bluegrass Branchline, Hazel Holler, Mountain Station, The Joe Freeman Band, Hammertown and Don Rigsby

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