The 32nd annual Kimball Days will be held at various locations in Kimball, and events are sponsored by a number of organizations.
Here is a list of activities scheduled during Kimball Days.
The Kimball Area Historical Society’s exhibit in City Hall is “Main Street Memories,” open 4-8 p.m. Friday, 9-4 Saturday, and 9-3 Sunday.
Friday, Aug. 9
5-8 p.m. Supper in the Park
6-9 p.m. Food stand at ball field
7 p.m. Softball tournament
7 p.m. Little Miss Kimball parade from KES to KAHS
7:30 p.m. Little Miss Kimball coronation at KAHS
9 p.m.-1 a.m. Karaoke at Main Street Pub
Kraut ’N Wurst is again sponsored by the Watkins Fire Department which this year celebrates its 100th anniversary. Let’s all make this year’s festival the biggest and best ever! Unless noted otherwise, events are in or near McCarthy Park in Watkins.
Here is a list of activities scheduled during the Kraut ’N Wurst festival in Watkins:
Friday, Aug. 2
• Beer and hamburger stand is open from 7-10 p.m.
• Little Miss Watkins Pageant is at 7:30 p.m.
• Cow Drop is at 9 p.m.
Watkins mayor Dennis Loch (inside the basket “cage”) sponsored a free swim afternoon at the Watkins Pool Sunday, July 28. More than 60 individuals enjoyed the refreshing afternoon, and treats too. Another free swim is scheduled for Friday, Aug. 23, followed by a teen swim. Only a few weeks left of swimming season at the pool. For the latest pool info., call 764-SWIM. Staff photo by Jean Doran Matua.
Saturday, July 27, the city of South Haven celebrated South Haven Days with parade, variety entertainment, professional wrestling, and their
annual car show. Large crowds were on hand to enjoy the festivities.
An open house to meet and greet the new Executive Director of Stearns History Museum Tim Hoheisel is planned for 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Aug. 5, with members’ luncheon 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
It is free admission to the open house with admittance to the museum’s exhibit galleries and research center to tour. The luncheon is free for members who are asked to RSVP by July 31.