The 63rd Kiwanis Pancake Day will be held on Saturday May 6th at the Racine Festival Hall from 6:00 am to 4:00 pm. The Kiwanis Club of Greater Racine will once again put on this annual event which brings thousands of people to Racine’s lakefront to eat pancakes and sausages while enjoying popular entertainment. It is one of the largest events of its kind in Wisconsin.
Entertainers this year include many local musicians. The REAL School High School Band as well as the Kiwanis Youth Symphony Orchestra will perform. The Bell City Brass Works will also be performing. The King for a Cure, Elvis impersonator Mike Bishop is back during the mid-day and local entertainer Gary Ricchio will be on stage and in the Lobby during peak periods to help greet hungry attendees. In addition to all you can eat pancakes; there will be sausages, juice, milk and coffee offered.
Hundreds of volunteers will help make this event possible. Watch celebrity volunteers flip pancakes high in the air including Mayor Dickert, Wisconsin Assembly Speaker Robin Vos, County Executive Jonathan Delagrave, State Senator Van Wanggaard as well as many others.
Tickets are $6.00 in advance and $8.00 at the door. Children under 5 eat for free. Advance sale tickets can be found at many local businesses. All proceeds from the event are used by the Kiwanis Club of Greater Racine to fund scholarships for local students and to support various other community projects. For more information visit Kiwanis Club of Greater Racine on Facebook or by contacting Mark Janiuk at 262-456-8800.