Events

Tumbleweed Festival 2017

August 25th will be the 2017 The Tumbleweed Festival: “Welcome to the 26th Annual Tumblweed Festival! Three days of family entertainment influding music, kids performers, great festival food, and a NEW beer garden! Wether you like bluegrass or country, rock or folk, we have something for you. Weekend Passes: $30 or […]

Finney County Fair gets underway

By SCOTT AUST Aaron Morales said Wednesday that raising rabbits, which he showed off at the Finney County Fair, takes some work but it’s very enjoyable. “You have to make sure you have enough frozen water bottles,” said Morales, 12, when describing how he takes care of his furry charges […]

More than 4,000 attend 8th Annual Flea Market

From Finney County Historical Museum: “It’s safe to say that the day attracted more than 4,000 people for antiques, collectibles, art and crafts, as well as other bargains and discoveries. This was our eighth annual festival, and it has grown from 12 visiting vendors in 2010 to 60 today. In addition […]

Scott County Free Fair celebrates 70th Birthday!

This week, the Scott County Free Fair will celebrate its 70th Birthday!  Although the County Fair can be traced back to the early 1900s, it became official in 1947 with the formation of the Fair Board and the dedication of the new grounds and grandstand. Happenings in early days of the […]

Food Trucks downtown all day

Four food trucks, featuring everything from hamburgers and hotdogs to Philly cheesesteak and barbecue, are located downtown for the first Food Truck Friday event. The four trucks include Bubba’s Grub Kitchen from La Crosse, The Ole Cook Shack from Syracuse, Burger City and Natalie’s Aguas Frescas Deliciosas. The trucks will […]

Holcomb Longhorn Baseball Day

Holcomb Longhorn Baseball Day From Holcomb Mayor Gary Newman July 20 has been declared Holcomb Longhorn Baseball Day! Come celebrate our Baseball State Champions with the Garden City Wind. We recommend arriving about 6 p.m. for pre-game festivities. First pitch at 6:30 p.m. What a great way to spend a […]