Summer Sizzle - 2017

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Kick off your summer on Saturday, June 10 at Paschall Park, 1001 New Market Road. The day will be filled with families enjoying live music, food trucks, children’s activities, a mud volleyball tournament and more. Summer Sizzle will end with a fireworks show set to music. Entrance into the park is free, but some activities will have a fee.  


We are seeking artisan, arts and crafts, and boutique vendors to participate in this event. In effort to ensure the success of our vendors, we will jury all applications. Vendors will be selected on quality of products and on a first-come, first-served basis. To guarantee booth space, applications must be submitted by 5 p.m., Wednesday, May 31, 2017.
Incomplete paperwork will not be accepted. Booth space is limited.

Click here for an application.

If you have any questions, email Crystal Cooksey or
call 972-204-4973.

Mud Volleyball Tournament

Ages: 12+
Registration Dates: May 1 - 28
Games Played: Saturday, June 10
Check-in will be at 12 p.m., tournament play begins at 1 p.m..
$50 per team

Co-ed 6 X 6
Maximum of 8 players per roster
2 females on the court at all times
Click here for rules.

Click here for a registration form.

Washers Tournament

Ages: 12+
Registration Dates: May 1 – June 10
Games Played: Saturday, June 10
Check-in will be at 12 p.m., tournament play begins at 1 p.m..
Individual Registration: Early Bird $20 – After June 4: $35
Team Registration: Early Bird $40 – After June 4: $55


Be a part of Summer Sizzle and volunteer! Volunteers will receive a T-shirt. Sign up here.

Three Shifts are available
  • 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
  • 2 p.m. - 6 p.m.
  • 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Volunteer questions? Contact Amber Sotelo by email or 972-204-4976.
Check your volunteer schedule here.

Sponsor the Event

Please contact:
Nikki Sassenus by email: or 972-216-6411
Elizabeth Harrell by email or 972-216-6420

Live Music

The Molly Ringwalds will headline this year.
Molly Ringwalds


 1 p.m.  Ripper and the Bitter Pills
 3 p.m.  Chaz Marie
 5 p.m.  Railhead Band
 7 p.m.  The Molly Ringwalds
Click on band names to check out their music. 

 Food Trucks

 Hook and Ladder  Pizza
 Rockn' Ricks  Cajun/American
 Sweets by Selina  Cupcakes
 TJ's Dawg House  Hot dogs
 La Rosita   Mexican
 What's da Scoop?  Ice Cream
Click on the food truck names to view their websites. 


        These are free activities.
 12:30 p.m.
Pet 80's Costume Contest
  •  Pet owners are encouraged to dress their pet like an 80's icon
  • Judges will score based on a ten-point scale
  • Winner will be awarded a pet prize
  • Registration forms will be taken at the information booth 
 2:15 p.m
Air Guitar Contest
  • Contestants will improv a portion of an 80's song, the best air shred, will win.
  • Judges will score based on an ten-point scale.
  •  Winner will be awarded a Family 4 pack to Celebration Station
  • Registration forms will be taken at the information booth
 4:15 p.m
Texas Roadhouse Rib Eating Contest
  •  Limited to the first 10 participants
  • Winners will be awarded a cutting board trophy and $50 gift certificate to Texas Roadhouse
  • Second and third prize will win a $25 gift certificate to Texas Roadhouse
  • Registration forms will be taken at the information booth
 6:15 p.m.
80's Costume Contest
  • Contestants may wear anything appropriate for a family friendly event
  • Judges will score on a ten-point scale
  • Winner will be awarded a Family 4 pack to Celebration Station 
  • Registration forms will be taken at the information booth

World Record Attempt

Be a part of setting a world record with Record Setter for the most people to wearing a glow stick while dancing to "Can't Stop the Feeling!" This is a free activity and will begin at 6:45 p.m. at the stage.

See last year's record here.

Texas Sized Yard Games

This is a free activity.
  • Jenga
  • Checkers
  • Cornhole
  • Pong
  • Horse Shoes
  • Texas Sized Volleyball
  • Memory
  • Croquet

Kids Activities

Summer Sizzle has something for everyone.
Wristbands and Tickets
  • Wristbands include unlimited access to inflatables and rides - $15 each
  • $5 discount for a donation of peanut butter and/or jelly jar to the “Spread the Love” Campaign
  • Tickets - $1 each (activities range between 2 to 5 tickets each)
Splash Zone
  • Tropical Breeze Slide 
  • Twin Falls Slide
  • Tropical Obstacle Course
  • Surf the Wave Slip N Slide
Inflatables and Rides
  • Train
  • Pirate’s Revenge Ride
  • Big Wave Surf Machine
  • Bermuda Blast Zip line
  • Super Trampoline
  • Giant Slide
  • Bounce House
  • Toddler Bouncer 
Make and Take Craft Area - FREE
Temporary Summer Sizzle tattoos – FREE
Face Painting sponsored by Resource One Credit Union - FREE

Bark Zone

Bring your dog for the afternoon of fun. 
  • Cooling pool for dogs
  • Agility course
  • Leash Free 


A 20 minurte firework show set to music will conclude Summer Sizzle at 9 p.m.

Cooling Station

Cool off in the tent sponsored by: Resource One Credit Union


Parking is free in the Travis Williams Softball Complex fields, located at 1005 New Market Road. 
  • Parking is in the grass field behind the complex.
Shuttle Service is available starting at 3 p.m. from Mesquite Memorial Stadium, 2411 Scyene Road.

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