William Rhodes Park will be the site for this year’s Fertile Days. The celebrations run through Sunday. Activities begin with the 6th annual “Do the Putsy” 5K walk/run. Registration begins at 7:30 am and the walk/run starts at 8 am.
The parade begins at 10 am with line up starting at 9 am near the baseball/softball fields. Following the parade at 11 am is the kiddie tractor pull, a craft fair, human foosball, inflatables, and a petting zoo.
At 12:30 pm and 2:30 pm, Mike Prestby takes the stage with his magic shows. Then at 1 pm, the power wheel obstacle course will open. Registration can be done at the basketball court. There will also be yard games and kids games too.
A horseshoe tournament will begin at 1:30 pm There is a $5 registration fee in order to participate. Bingo begins at 3 pm and continues until 4:30 pm. Beginning at 4 pm and continuing until 6 pm, there will be balloon animals being made.
Saturday evening activities begin with a community meal starting at 5 pm and continuing until 6:30 pm. Char’s Band will perform during the meal. Then at 6:30 pm, hayrides will be provided and the Mockingbirds with Brian Nettleton will perform. It is suggested that attendees bring their own lawn chairs.
On Sunday, a Firemen’s breakfast will be served from 7 am until 10 am followed by a community church service at 10 am.