Frontenac Mining Days
An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until June 5, 2021
The Frontenac Mining Days celebrates the community’s heritage and homecoming. Activities available throughout the weekend include a parade, live music, carnival, kids games, a 5K, and “Heritage Hall”, a historical exhibit set up at town hall.
*2019 Schedule is below*
FRIDAY’S MAIN EVENTS
6 p.m. Community Hot Dog Feed
6 p.m. Rollin’ Nostalgia Cruise Nite
8 p.m. Street Dance
SATURDAY’S MAIN EVENTS
7 a.m. Greater Raider 5K and 1/2 Mile Fun Run starts at the Raiders Sports Complex (registration starts at 6 a.m.)
TBA Baseball Tournament
10 a.m. Parade
1 p.m. Arm Wrestling Contest
1 p.m. Pool Games at Frontenac City Pool
2 p.m. Bean Bag Toss Contest
2 p.m. Bingo
7 p.m. Shuffleboard Contest
8 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. Street Dance
9:30 p.m. Fireworks
SUNDAY’S MAIN EVENTS
9 a.m. Fishing Derby
11 a.m. to 3 p.m. – Blessing of the Bikes
OTHER WEEKEND EVENTS
All Class Reunion – Friday at 6 p.m.
Alumni celebration for classes celebrating 50th, 25th and 10 year reunions – Saturday at 5 p.m.
Annually held the Friday through Sunday of the 2nd Saturday in June, the Frontenac Festival with Homecoming is a celebration of the community’s founding in 1886.