OSSEO LIONS ROAR 2019

2019 Lions Roar is Coming

September 6th & 7th - 2019

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A Community Tradition With a Regional Appeal

The Lion's Roar has been bringing together families, businesses, community leaders, and neighbors for over 40 years. And, this year's 43rd annual Lion's Roar promises to be another big, successful, variety packed event and we can't wait to see you there.

Come help the Osseo Lions Club celebrate their 75th Year Anniversary of Lions Pride at this Year's Lions ROAR!

2019 Promises to be Our Best ROAR Year Yet!

- Same Great PARADE
- MORE Contests and Games
- New Wine Bar
- Expanded Kid's Area (Now Leo's Adventureland)
- Lion's Kidsight Eye Health Tent
- And MORE!

DISCOUNTED PRE-SALE Unlimited Weekend Wristbands to Leo's Playland are available for Sale at Dean's Market on Central from August 5th to September 3rd!

 

Welcome to Leo's Adventureland (2pg Promotional PDF)

This Year's Musical Entertainment:

ROUGH HOUSE - Friday, 6:30P-10:30P
GENERATION RADIO - Saturday, 2:00P-6:00P
SKITZO FONIK - Saturday, 6:30P-10:30P

DJ – K2 Sound & Light
Providing Interim Entertainment & MC Solutions

A Preview of 2019

Check out our Facebook page @OsseoLionsClub for additional schedules & updates

Events & Highlights for 2019

Fifth Annual Medallion Hunt -
Presented by the Osseo/Maple Grove Press & Sponsored by Premier Bank – Osseo

The Medallion Hunt will begin with the first clue published in The Press early August (in print and on their website). The $250 cash prize is donated by Premier Bank of Osseo.

Eighth Annual Osseo Lions Roar 5K Run/Walk -
Saturday, September 7th - Hosted by the Osseo Senior High cross country team. LEARN MORE

Osseo Parade Begins 12P/Noon on Saturday -
Enjoy almost a hundred units including marching bands, floats, antique cars and more!

Classic Car Show -
Immediately following the parade until 6pm along Central Avenue

Leo's Adventureland Friday & Saturday -
We're calling all kids to enjoy family-friendly events like a live petting zoo, ice cream social, expanded bouncy house area, face painting, a magician, balloon art, and a Kidsight Eye Screening Tent PLUS MORE.

DISCOUNTED PRE-SALE WRISTBANDS AVAILABLE until September 3rd. (Save $5)

Beer Garden Featuring Strong Beer & Ciders
Friday 4P to 11P / Saturday 11A to 11P -

Craft & Domestic Beers and Cider (ATTENTION: WE WILL CARD EVERYONE - You Must be able to Present Valid Identification to be served any alcoholic beverage)

NEW Wine Bar
Friday 4P to 11P / Saturday 11A to 11P -
Featuring Select Red, White & Rose Wines & Tasting Flights (ATTENTION: WE WILL CARD EVERYONE - You Must be able to Present Valid Identification to be served any alcoholic beverage)

Osseo Lions Food Tent -
Menu includes grilled pork chops, hot dogs, Polish sausage, roast beef and pulled pork sandwiches. Pop and bottled water served by local Boy & Girl Scout troops.

Pull-Tabs and Big Wheel Gaming -
Friday & Saturday (after the parade)

Pizza Eating Contest - Friday -6 PM in front of the band trailer
Must be 16 years and older. PRE-REGISTRATION. Cash prizes will be awarded to 1st, 2nd and 3rd places.

Pie Eating Contest - Saturday -3 PM in front of the band trailer
Must be 16 years and older. PRE-REGISTRATION. Cash prizes will be awarded to 1st, 2nd and 3rd places.

Corn Eating Contest - Saturday -6 PM in front of the band trailer
Must be 16 years and older. PRE-REGISTRATION. Cash prizes will be awarded to 1st, 2nd and 3rd places.

Partner Dance Contest - Saturday -7:30 PM in front of the band trailer
Must be 16 years and older. PRE-REGISTRATION. Cash prizes will be awarded to 1st, 2nd and 3rd places.

Events You Can Look Forward To

Locally Grown, Roasted Sweet Corn - Fri & Sat
(Presented by Smith Farms)

Mini Donuts & Walking Tacos – Fri & Sat
(Presented by Hopkins Noon-Time Lions)

Joaneddy’s Ice Cream
Fri 4pm-9pm, Sat 11am-9pm

LEO's Adventureland Activities
Fri 4pm-8pm -and- Sat 1pm-8pm

Craft & Vendor Fair
Friday Noon-5pm, Saturday 9am-5pm
Located at Boerboom Park

Bean Bag Toss Tournament
Saturday 2P (1:30 team check-in)

Pizza Pie Eating Contest – Fri 6P
(Sponsored by Red’s Savoy Pizza)

Pie Eating Contest – Sat 3P
(in front of band stand) 

Corn Eating Contest – Sat 6P
(Sponsored by Smith Farm's) 

Couples Dance Contest – Sat 7:30P
(in front of band stand) 

Bingo Under the Premier Bank Drive Thru
Saturday 2pm-6pm
(Presented by Knights of Columbus)

Senior Center Bingo - Saturday 2pm-4pm
Located in the Osseo Community Center
(Presented by the Osseo Band Boosters)

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