42nd Annual Finn Fest

August 10, 11, and 12.

This weekend is Finn Fest. Plan to support this major fundraising event.  This is a great time to get some of your work hours in, catch up with other members and friends, and cheer on our own Finn Camp Voima team in the softball tournament!

Friday kicks off the festival weekend with the kitchen and beer truck opening at 5:00 p.m., followed by the Home Run Derby beginning about 6:30 p.m. Come see the big hitters knock ’em into the woods! We will continue in to the evening  with music and dancing in the Clubroom.

Saturday the kitchen will open for breakfast at 8:00 a.m., with food available all day in the Ravintola and food tent. The  softball tournament also begins at 8:00 a.m. with games on the Finn Camp’s George Aho Memorial Field and the Gilbert  Willis Park fields.  Flag raising ceremonies will be 11:00 a.m. with music and entertainment continuing from the Dance Hall porch through the afternoon. There will be 50/50 raffles, prize raffles sponsored by the Scholarship Committee, kids activities and other games for all ages sponsored by Recreation Committee, ‘Round Robin’ houseshoes and fowling tournaments and the sale of Finn Camp and Finn Fest merchandise thoughout the day. Save some room on your dance card and join us fir some fun in the Dance Hall to close out the evening.

Sunday the the kitchen will open for breakfast at 8:00 a.m. with food available all day. Softball will continue on all fields with the champoinship game on our “A” field in late afternoom/early evening, followed by trophy presentation. Music, raffles, horseshoes, and other activities will continue as well.

Many members are needed to work in all areas throughout the weekend, especially in the security and kitchan areas. As a member of a coooperative association, please participate by giving a few hours of your time to pitch in and help make our festival successful! Every hour counts, and no task is too small. We need your help! Come out tosupport your Finn Camp and out Annual Finn Fest.

41st Annual Finn Fest

August 11, 12, and 13, 2017
It’s FESTIVAL time! Mark your calendars and plan to support this major fundraising event.  What a great time to work some of your hours, catch up with other members and friends and to cheer on our own Finn Camp Voima team in the softball tournament!

Friday kicks off the festival weekend with the kitchen and beer truck opening at 5:00 p.m. followed by the Home Run Derby beginning about 6:30 p.m. Come see the big hitters knock ’em into the woods! We will continue in to the evening with music and dancing in the Clubroom!

Saturday the kitchen will open for breakfast at 8:00 a.m. with food available all day in the Ravintola and food tent. The softball tournament also begins at 8:00 a.m. with games on the Finn Camp’s George Aho Memorial Field and the Gilbert Willis Park fields. Opening ceremonies will be at 11:00 a.m. There will be music and entertainment from the Dance Hall porch plus 50/50 raffles, prize raffles sponsored by the Scholarship Committee, kid’s activities are sponsored by the Recreation Committee, ‘Round Robin’ horseshoes tournament and other games for all ages. The sale of Finn Camp and Finn Fest merchandise is ongoing throughout the day.  We will then cut loose on the dancefloor with our DJ playing all our favorites in the Dance Hall.

Sunday, FUNday, we will do it all over again! The kitchen will open for breakfast at 8:00 a.m. with food available all day. Softball will continue on all three fields with the championship game on our “A” field in the late afternoon/early evening. Followed immediately by trophy presentation. Music, raffles, horseshoes, and other activities will continue as well.

Voima Boys’ Opening Day

Friday, April 21, marks the season opener of the over-35 softball league season.  The Voima Boys first game starts at 6:00 p.m. and the second game is a little after the first game done, both on the Finn Camp’s Aho Field. To start it off, St. Urho Queen Kathy Bretschneider will throw the first pitch to King Jim Martin. The Friday Night Grill will be open at 6:00 p.m. for some good food while cheering for the Voima Boys.

Download the schedule here.