The 2021 Last Fling is a FREE Event!
September 3 - 6, 2021

Family-Friendly Attractions

The Family Attractions will take place at the Riverwalk Ampitheatre

Saturday, September 4th

9:00 AM

Senior Bingo - Located in Sponsor Tent in Riverwalk Parking Lot

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Cotton Candy Eating Contest - Ready to get sticky and sweet? Kids compete until they can't eat! Thank you AAA Carnival for providing the Cotton Candy!

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Water Balloon & Sack Race - Entry Criteria: Not afraid to laugh-out-loud, get wet, or fall in a sack? Children compete against children, but adults are encouraged to try as well.  Sacks for the racing course and water balloons are provided.

11:30 AM - 12:15 PM

Amy Phillips from The Conservation Foundation will be providing a gardening with kids demonstration.  

12:15 PM - 1:30 PM

Tommy Cicero - Inspirational Rapper- He shares Peace & Love through Inspirational Hip Hop Music.  He raps about living life with more purpose and joy.

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Acrodazzle - Stilt walking, juggling and balloon animal making will be just a few of the magical things you will experience. Acrodazzle is one of Chicagoland's most successful entertainment agencies since 2005.

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Cupcake Eating Contest - Entry is open for children. How many cupcakes can you eat in a minute? Sponsored by Small Cakes of Naperville

4:00 - 5:00 PM

American Martial Arts AcademyNaperville Demo team's Taekwondo Demonstration

Enjoy and experience exciting board breaking while getting a glimpse into the world of Taekwondo!

SUNDAY, September 5th

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Special Needs water balloon toss and Freeze Dance - Entry Criteria: Not afraid to laugh-out-loud, get wet and 'freeze for a moment.'  Join the fun! Water balloons and music will be waiting for you!

11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

Dave Di Naso's Traveling World of Reptiles - Be ready for an up-close live and interactive experience with Reptiles and amphibians from around the world. Be entertained and educated at the same time!

12:15 PM - 1:15 PM

Tommy Cicero Inspirational Rapper- He shares Peace & Love through Inspirational Hip Hop Music.  He raps about living life with more purpose and joy.

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM 

Acrodazzle - Stilt walking, juggling and balloon animal making will be just a few of the magical things you will experience.

2:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Spaghetti Eating Contest - Sponsored by Angeli's Italian Restaurant - Came with an empty stomach? The spaghetti-eating contest is for you! Get it here! Get it now before it's gone! All Ages. Entry Fee - None  Level of fun - Guaranteed!

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Bake Off Competition - Who has the best-baked goodies in town?

          Who Can Enter? Inexperience and experienced bakers are welcom to enter. All baked goods must be made in a home kitchen. 

          What Do I Win? Certificates will be awarded to the winners and pictures will be taken and posted on the Last Fling's website

          How Do I Enter? All baked entries must fit one of the three category descriptions: Cake - This category is intended for baked cakes. Cakes may be single or multi-layer. Pie - This category is intended for baked pies (fruit, custard, etc.). Cookies/Dessert Bars - This category is intended for baked cookies and/or dessert bars.

Please bring a copy of your recipe. Please DO NOT submit anything that requires refrigeration as the event is held outside. Bring your dessert between 3 - 4:00 PM to the Family/Amphitheater Area. Judging will take place right after 4:00 PM and winners will be announced on site. All submissions will become property of the Naperville Jaycees Last Fling.

MONDAY, September 6th

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Meet & Visit with a real life Princess - Feel the Magic! Courtesy of Parties with Character

12:30 PM - 1:00 PM & 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

McNulty Irish Dance performances - Watch and be amazed by the dancer's performance!

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Acrodazzle - Stilt walking, juggling and balloon animal making will be just a few of the magical things you will experience

2:00 PM

Happy 40th Anniversary to the Naperville Riverwalk! Re-dedication to mark a moment in time along the Riverwalk between Main & Webster Streets (Just east of the Dandelion Fountain)

 

 

With respect to state and local government protocols, the Naperville Jaycees will provide hand sanitizer throughout the event, and will sanitize high-touch areas throughout the day.  Additionally, mask protocols will be followed per any and all guidelines provided.