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Friday, July 1

Independence Day Celebration, with food stand, musical entertainment by Marcoux Corner, fire truck rides, saddle horse rides, carnival booths, rock climbing wall, petting zoo and kiddie train rides, 6 p.m., with fireworks at dusk, Village Northwest Unlimited, Sheldon, Iowa.

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Currie Fourth of July, with beanbag tournament beginning at 6:30 p.m., Currie.

"Bedroom Farce," 8 p.m., Okoboji Summer Theatre, U.S. 71, Okoboji, Iowa. Phone (712) 332-7773.

Singles Dance, sponsored by Beginning Experience of Southwest Minnesota as a fundraiser, music by Mylan Ray, dance from 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m., barbecue fundraiser at 11 p.m., Hadley Community Center, Hadley.

Saturday, July 2

Farmers Market, 5:30 a.m. to noon, former Hy-Vee parking lot, Northland Mall, Worthington.

Antique Show and Flea Market, featuring antique and collectible dealers from several states, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Vick's Corner, Iowa 9 and 86, Spirit Lake, Iowa. Phone (712) 336-5602 or go to www.vickscorner.com.

Currie Fourth of July, with softball and beanbag tournaments, waffle feed, duck drop, and street dance featuring Side Effects from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Currie.

Pork Chop Supper, serving baked and breaded chops, boiled potatoes and gravy, vegatble, applesauce, tea rolls and coffee, 5 p.m. until gone, Eagles Club, 205 Oxford St., Worthington.

"Bedroom Farce," 4:30 and 8 p.m., Okoboji Summer Theatre, U.S. 71, Okoboji, Iowa. Phone (712) 332-7773.

Sunday, July 3

Antique Show and Flea Market, featuring antique and collectible dealers from several states, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Vick's Corner, Iowa 9 and 86, Spirit Lake, Iowa. Phone (712) 336-5602 or go to www.vickscorner.com.

Old-Fashioned Independence Day Celebration, church service by Del Bolluyt, 10:30 am., Pioneer Village, Worthington.

George Fourth of July Celebration, with pedal pull at 2 p.m. and been bag tournament at 5:30 p.m., George, Iowa.

Currie Fourth of July, sand volleyball tournament and other events, Currie.

"Bedroom Farce," 6 p.m., Okoboji Summer Theatre, U.S. 71, Okoboji, Iowa. Phone (712) 332-7773.

Gospel Concert, featuring Eternity Bound, 7:30 p.m., Treasure Village, 2023 Iowa 86, Milford, Iowa. Phone (712) 337-3730; or go to www.treasurevillage.org.

Monday, July 4

Antique Show and Flea Market, featuring antique and collectible dealers from several states, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Vick's Corner, Iowa 9 and 86, Spirit Lake, Iowa. Phone (712) 336-5602 or go to www.vickscorner.com.

Old-Fashioned Independence Day Celebration, featuring the 25th annual Prairie Reapers Power Reunion, tractor pull at 11 a.m., tractor parade at 1 p.m., melodrama, "Who Shot Calhoun Cahootz?" at 10:30 a.m., noon and 1:30 p.m., entertainment, heritage displays and demonstrations and food stands, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Pioneer Village, Worthington.

George Fourth of July Celebration, with fun run, duck races, hog roast, 1 p.m. parade, antique tractor pull at 3 p.m., evening entertainment, pie auction and fireworks at 9:30 p.m., George, Iowa.

Currie Fourth of July, membership drive from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., fireworks at dusk and other events, Currie.

Fireworks, sponsored by the city of Worthington and Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce, dusk, over Lake Okabena, Worthington

Tuesday, July 5

Downtown Farmers Market, featuring producers selling a variety of fresh produce, baked goods and handmade items, 4 to 7 p.m., Second Avenue and 10th Street, downtown Worthington.

Shop Worthington KickOff, with music by The Storm Dogs, clowns, face painting, balloon art, sidewalk sales, inflatable games and other events, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., downtown Worthington.

"Nunset Boulevard," the latest "Nunsense" musical, 8 p.m., Okoboji Summer Theatre, Okoboji, Iowa. Phone (712) 332-7773 for ticket information.

Wednesday, July 6

"Nunset Boulevard," the latest "Nunsense" musical, 8 p.m., Okoboji Summer Theatre, Okoboji, Iowa. Phone (712) 332-7773 for ticket information.

ABATE Burger Night, at PD's in Rushmore, serving hamburgers, pork burgers, beans and chips from 6 to 9 p.m.

Thursday, July 7

Benefit Supper, for Penny Jones, who was diagnosed with acute leukemia and has suffered complications following a bone marrow transplant, serving pulled pork sandwiches, chips, beans and beverage for a free-will donation, also silent auction, 5 to 7 p.m., Fulda American Legion Community Center, Fulda.

"A Bird Conversation," a join exhibit by Kathleen Kusz and Tricia Mikle, opening reception, 5 to 7 p.m., Southwest Minnesota Arts and Humanities Council gallery, Suite 600, 1210 East College Drive, Marshall. Exhibit continues through Sept. 30; hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Rock the Roof Garden Summer Concert Series, featuring Sean Benz and Jessie James & The Outlaws, 6 to 8:30 p.m., Roof Garden, Arnolds Park Amusement Park, U.S. 71 and Lake Street, Arnolds Park, Iowa. Go to www.arnoldspark.com.

"Nunset Boulevard," the latest "Nunsense" musical, 8 p.m., Okoboji Summer Theatre, Okoboji, Iowa. Phone (712) 332-7773 for ticket information.

Friday, July 8

Pork Chop Supper, 5 to 8 p.m. at the Rushmore school grounds, sponsored by the Rushmore Lions Club; serving pork chops, potatoes, vegetables, coffee and juice.

Days of 87, 6 p.m. kiddie parade, stock car races, Slayton.

Saturday, July 9

Farmers Market, 5:30 a.m. to noon, former Hy-Vee parking lot, Northland Mall, Worthington. For more information, contact Al Broesder, 360-4168.

Farmers Market, featuring producers selling a variety of fresh produce, baked goods and handmade items, 6:30 a.m. to noon, Schwalbach Ace Hardware parking lot, 1131 Oxford St., Worthington. Contact Renee Peters, 370-1468.

Wakefest Wakeboard Open, registration at 8 a.m., north shore of East Lake Okoboji, Spirit Lake, Iowa. Registration forms available at www.spirtlakecc.com.

Days of 87, with 5k run-walk, softball tournament, sand volleyball tournament, beer garden, food stand, 11 a.m. parade, beanbag tournament, Pinewood Derby, Concert Night at the Race Track and other events, Slayton.

"Nunset Boulevard," the latest "Nunsense" musical, 4:30 and 8 p.m., Okoboji Summer Theatre, Okoboji, Iowa. Phone (712) 332-7773 for ticket information.

Steak Fry, serving 16-ounce T-bone or 12-ounce ribeye, 5 p.m. until gone, Eagles Club, 205 Oxford St., Worthington.

Sunday, July 10

Days of 87, with Honor Ride, draft horse show, entertainment in the park and performance by Chad Elliott at 5 p.m.,, Slayton.

"Nunset Boulevard," the latest "Nunsense" musical, 6 p.m., Okoboji Summer Theatre, Okoboji, Iowa. Phone (712) 332-7773 for ticket information.

Gospel Concert, featuring Master's Voice, 7:30 p.m., Treasure Village, 2023 Iowa 86, Milford, Iowa. Phone (712) 337-3730; or go to www.treasurevillage.org.

Tuesday, July 12

Historic Dayton House Coffee, serving homemade treats, 8:30 to 11 a.m., Historic Dayton House, 1311 Fourth Ave., Worthington.

Downtown Farmers Market, featuring producers selling a variety of fresh produce, baked goods and handmade items, 4 to 7 p.m., Second Avenue and 10th Street, downtown Worthington.

Quarter Craze Auction, a benefit for Beyond the Yellow Ribbon, doors open at 5 p.m. for preview of items, bidding begins at 6 p.m., Blue Mound Banquet Center, 401 W. Hatting, Luverne. Advance tickets available at Luverne Area Chamber of Commerce.

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