The 3rd Annual Jazzy's Day, a celebration of the life of Jasmyn Smith, was held at Makle Park on Saturday. The event featured a backpack giveaway, face painting, music, games, basketball, raffles - and new this year, a mechanical bull. The origin of Jazzy's Day and coverage of the first event can be found HERE. Go HERE for an article on Jasmyn's Buddy Bench.
Larry Phiel, Jazzy's grandfather
Lindy Phiel (right), Jazzy's mother
Kids took their chances on the mechanical bull, a new attraction this year.
Others watched several simultaneous basketball events.
A bounce house made an appearance.
Contact info for the bull.
Lots of balloons.
Meanwhile, at the face-painting table . . .
Games . . .
. . . a DJ . . .
. . . a bounce house . . .
. . . and balloons - lots of balloons - in Jazzy's favorite colors . . .
. . . and basketball - lots of basketball!
The bull was a bit feisty at times.
Others slid down the slide.
And nearly everyone enjoyed refreshments.