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Saladbowl Bash

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Name: Saladbowl Bash
Date: July 26, 2014
Event Description:
In celebration of the agricultural history of Hudsonville, we invite you to join us at the Saladbowl Bash.

This year the event will take place on July 26, 2014.  Here's what's planned so far.  Check back for updates as the various components unfold!

A big thanks to this year's event sponsors: 

Executive Sponsors:

Sous Sponsors:


Great Garden Games

Are you the fastest onion peeler in Hudsonville?  Can you walk 20 feet while balancing a head of lettuce on your head?  Try your hand at these and other vegetable themed games and contests throughout the day. A team division will also be announced soon!

Rock Your Voice

The Rock Your Voice singing competition has been expanded to include a pre-teen division.  There is $750 in cash prizes on the line for the winners of this competition, so sign up today.  Visit www.rockyourvoice.info for more information and to pre-register.

Rock Your Voice Official Rules 
Rock Your Voice FAQs ​​
Sponsored by:
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Live Music

Enjoy live performances by bands throughout the day on the main stage.  

Steam Powered Bluegrass (4-6pm)

Slim Gypsy Baggage (7-9pm)   

Cooking Demonstrations

Join us for cooking demonstrations by local chefs. The line up includes:
  • Cindy Krzykwa, fearless leader of the 'prep-work party' for last year's world record salad bar.  
  • Hudsonville Grille

Vegetable Bingo

Try Bingo with a new twist, veggie style.  Join us at one of our two bingo times: 4 pm or 6 pm for a chance to win prizes!

Sponsored by: 

Eating Contests

Do you love corn on the cob?  Now is your chance to show off your technique!  There are two divisions, under 16 and 16 & older.  Sign up at the event to participate.  All participants get to enjoy 5 tasty ears of locally grown corn on the cob, as well as receive a free t-shirt! 
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Little Sprouts Kids' Area

Bring your little sprout over to the kids' area for lots of free activities ​including a coloring wall, community art project, and lots of veggie games!

Farmer & Crafter Market

Stroll through the Farmer and Crafter market to pick up some fresh produce, handmade products, or unique gifts! 


Details pending.

Car Show

Details pending.



Date/Time Information:

Schedule of Events:

Main Stage: 

2:00 - 4:00 pm - Rock Your Voice Auditions
4:00 - 6:00 pm - Steam Powered Bluegrass
6:00 - 7:00 pm - Pre-Teen Rock Your Voice Finals
7:00 - 9:00 pm - Slim Gypsy Baggage
9:00 - 10:00 pm - Teen Rock Your Voice Finals

Foodie Stage:

2:00 - 3:00 pm - Cooking Demonstration
3:00 - 4:00 pm - Cooking Demonstration
4:00 - 5:00 pm - Vegetable Bingo
5:00 - 6:00 pm - Cooking Demonstration
6:00 - 7:00 pm - Vegetable Bingo
7:00 - 7:30 pm - Corn on the Cob Eating Contest
7:30 - 8:00 pm - Cooking Demonstration
8:00 - 9:00 pm - Cooking Demonstration

Other Important Times:



Contact Information:
Michelle Fare 616-662-0900
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