Summer just began according to the calendar, and what better way to kick-off the season than to celebrate Independence Day.
Here are some upcoming Fourth of July events for Campbell and Emmons counties to make sure no one misses a beat!
For more information, check out the Fourth of July advertisements in both the Prairie Pioneer and Emmons County Record in this edition.
– Strasburg Lions Club and Close Up Run-Walk 10K and 5K 8a.m.
– Linton Lions Club Demolition Derby 1:30 p.m. at the Linton Rifle Range.
– Herreid Community Fireworks Show at dusk at Clyde Schoeck Park Baseball Field.
– Westfield Parade 9:30 a.m.
– Following the parade, Westfield will host the 14th annual Pie Throwing Contest, concessions, kids games and softball tournament.
– Linton Fourth of July parade will be at 10 a.m. starting at the Linton Concrete Plant.
– Fourth of July Celebration parade 11 a.m. Strasburg
– Fourth of July Celebration car and tractor show following the parade in Strasburg, along with a cornhole tournament.
– Fourth of July Celebration inflatables, street games and races 1 p.m. Strasburg.
– Free swimming from 1 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. in Strasburg.
– Free popsicles 3 to 3:30 p.m. in front of Strasburg State Bank.
– Fourth of July Celebration Ribfest 5 p.m. Strasburg.