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Calling all artists! Design a button for a $250 prize.

2nd Street StageThe Park Rapids Downtown Business Association is looking for a new design for this years’s 2nd Street Stage button.

The Park Rapids Downtown Business Association (PRDBA) is sponsoring a 2nd Street Stage button design contest with a $250 cash prize to the winner. Those who purchase and wear the $20 buttons for this season’s 10 2nd Street Stage events will be helping to sponsor this fun summer event and will receive $2 off beverages purchased at the beer garden all summer long.

Five hundred buttons will be made and available for purchase this spring and at the beer garden. Please draw your design within a 4-inch circle. Designs must include “2019,” “2nd St Stage” and “Park Rapids, MN.” They may be full color or black and white with color accents.

Designs may be submitted on paper to the Park Rapids Downtown Business Association, P.O. Box 142, Park Rapids, MN 56470 or digitally as a pdf or jpg e-mailed to Submissions must be received by noon Saturday, March 30.

2019 2nd Street Stage band lineup

Celebrate summer at FREE 2nd Street Stage events Thursday evenings from June 13 through Aug. 15 (Friday evening on July 5th). Concerts will run from 6-8 p.m. (7-9 p.m. Aug. 8) with great music, a beer garden and family activities. This season’s concerts will all be on the second block of Main Street.

June 13 – The Joyann Parker Band
June 20 – Collapsing Stars
June 27 – Kind Country
July 5 – The Front Fenders
July 11 – The Hooten Hallers
July 18 – Mae Simpson Music
July 25 – Brother Jon Band
Aug 1 – Armchair Boogie
Aug 8 – Corey Medina & Brothers (starts after Water Wars)
Aug 15 – The Christopher David Hanson Band

More info on the bands and sponsors on the Park Rapids Downtown Business Assocation website.



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