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Green Days is a community festival which includes a wide variety of activities sponsored by community organizations, chamber members and volunteers. Each year a number of volunteers and organizations help make Green Days a success by organizing activities that occur throughout the weekend.   Review the list of activities below to make sure you don’t miss out! The list will be updated as we add or edit our events, so check this page often!


Johnston Schools – Green Days T-Shirt Design Contest
2019 Contest Winner
Contact:
Bruce Amendt
bamendt@johnston.k12.ia.us

Congrats to Elizabeth Acheson! Elizabeth is the 2019 Winner of the Green T-Shirt Design Contest. Pictured below is her winning design!

 


Carnival
Thursday June 18th – 6 PM-10 PM Carnival Open (Unlimited rides with purchase of $20 wristband- weather permitting)
Friday June 19th 6pm-TBD Carnival Open
Saturday June 20th 11am-TBD Carnival Open
Sunday June 21st – 1 PM – 5 PM Carnival Open (Unlimited rides with purchase of $20 wristband- weather permitting)


Iowa Beverage Systems Beverage Garden
Thursday June 18th 5pm-10pm; Friday June 19th 5pm-12am; Saturday June 20th 4pm-12am

         

Must be 21 or over ( ID required)

$5 a beer or wine ticket


Light the Night for Sight Walk
Thursday, June 18th – 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Register Here

 


Johnston Public Library Foundation 5K
Saturday, June 20th – 6:30 am Registration
7:00 am 5k Begins

Register Here

 


Classic Car Show Contest
Friday, June 19th – 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Contact:
Tom Miller
tom@dsmhomes.com
Click here for Register Information


Green Days Parade
Saturday, June 20th – 10:00 am
Contact To Register Your Float For The Parade:
Dan Hudson
d.hudson@mchsi.com

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Bill Riley Talent Search

Saturday June 20th
Registration 11:30 AM – 12:45 PM
Talent Show 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM

Contact:
Deb Heldt
Deb@charterbanker.com

 


Camp Dodge Exhibit
Saturday, June 20th – 1:00 pm -4:00 pm


Live in person military equipment, vehicles and other Iowa National Guard challenge activities. Rock/Climbing Wall, HUMVEEs, Mobile Kitchen display


Public Safety Expo
Saturday, June 20th – 11:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Join the Johnston Police Department and Johnston Fire Department for a public safety expo. Police and Fire vehicles will be on site for kids to explore.


Smokin’ Heroes Meat Smoking Competition
Saturday June 20th 1:00 pm – 6:00pm

To continue building upon the sister city relationship with Kosovo and providing Johnston youth the opportunity to attend the Toka International Camp in 2019, the Johnston Police Department has partnered with the Johnston Rotary to help make this opportunity possible. They will be hosting the First Annual Smokin’ Heroes Smoke-off event on Saturday, June 15, during Johnston Green Days. The event is open to the public to sample the delicious smoked meats and side dishes and will run from noon to 4:30 p.m. with a free will offering. Votes will be tabulated and the winner will be announced around 4:30.


Green Days Volunteers
Contact:  
Steve Wiederin (Volunteer Committee Chair)
stevewiederin@realestateconcepts.net

Heather Goodwin
heather@johnstonchamber.com
Click Here to Volunteer

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