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Friday, August 13

Nobles County Fair, with swine, horse, pet, goat and poultry shows, 7 p.m. Family Fun Night, Storm Dogs perform and ribs served in beer garden, Nobles County Fairgrounds, Worthington.

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32nd annual Micro Mini Nationals Car Show, 5 to 9 p.m., Clay County Fairgrounds, Spencer, Iowa. Phone (712) 332-2183.

Days of Olde, with Great Plains Truck Pullers at 7 p.m., Ocheyedan, Iowa.

"Rabbit Hole," a Pulitzer Prize-winning drama, 8 p.m., Okoboji Summer Theatre, Okoboji, Iowa. Phone (712) 332-7773.

Saturday, August 14

Farmers Market, 6:30 a.m. to noon, W-2's Quality Meats, 362 Oxford St., Worthington.

ChalkStock, a one-day sidewalk chalk festival, 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Olde Town Spirit Lake, Iowa. Phone (712) 336-1077.

Nobles County Fair, with beef and sheep shows, 4-H ribbon sale, 5 p.m. Kids Pedal Pull, 7 p.m. Great Frontier Bull Riding and DJs and ribs served in the beer garden, Nobles County Fairgrounds, Worthington.

Days of Olde, with 5k walk/run, 10 a.m. parade, carnival games, 10:30 a.m. antique tractor pull, co-ed ball tournament, truck and tractor pull at 6:30 p.m. and street dance from 8:30 p.m. to midnight, Ocheyedan, Iowa.

Civil War Days, with living history displays, battle re-enactments, period programs and a grand ball, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Song of Hiawatha Pageant Grounds, Pipestone. Go to www.pipestoneminnesota.com for more information.

Second annual Inkpaduta Canoe and Kayak Race, 10 a.m., Highway 10 bridge near Peterson, Iowa. Phone (712) 295-7200.

Wilmont Remembers, a commemoration of the 1960 crash that killed nine people, including six Wilmont residents, memorial Mass at 10:30 a.m. at Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church, memorial dedication on Main Street at 11:45 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. dinner at the Veterans of Foreign Wars hall, Wilmont.

"Rabbit Hole," a Pulitzer Prize-winning drama, 4:30 and 8 p.m., Okoboji Summer Theatre, Okoboji, Iowa. Phone (712) 332-7773.

Old-Fashioned Drive-In, car hops serving grilled hamburgers, hot dogs, bratwursts, chips, root beer floats and lemonade, 5 to 7 p.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church parking lot, 230 Clary St., Worthington.

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

Upper Midwest Singles Dance, music by Norgaard Duo, no line dancing, 8 p.m. to midnight, American Legion Hall, Brewster.

32nd annual Micro Mini Nationals Car Show, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Arnolds Park Amusement Park, Arnolds Park, Iowa. Phone (712) 332-2183.

Sunday, August 15

Civil War Days, with living history displays, battle re-enactments, period programs and entertainment, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Song of Hiawatha Pageant Grounds, Pipestone. Go to www.pipestoneminnesota.com for more information.

Nobles County Fair, with horse show, 10 a.m. inspirational service, horseshoe tournament at noon, premier showmanship contest and 6 p.m. racing, Nobles County Fairgrounds, Worthington.

"Country Cooking for Carol," a benefit cook-off hosted by the Pelican Pontoon Pussycats, bring a favorite food to share, all proceeds go to Carol Eder and her fight against cancer, 1 to 3:30 p.m., Breezy Point Tavern, 52 Tepeeotah Road, Tracy.

Diocese of Winona Harvest Mass, music by the Buse family at 3:15 p.m., Mass at 4 p.m., followed by picnic supper, entertainment by the Goedtke Family Musicians, trolley rides and sale of handcrafted items, Ron and Janelle Einck farm, 1058 First St., Iona.

Journey Bound Quartet Concert, bring a lawn chair, free-will offering, 6 p.m., Ocheyedan City Park, Ocheyedan, Iowa. In case of inclement weather, concert will be at Ocheyedan Christian Reformed Church.

"Rabbit Hole," a Pulitzer Prize-winning drama, 6 p.m., Okoboji Summer Theatre, Okoboji, Iowa. Phone (712) 332-7773.

Sunday Night Dance, music by Erv Reutzel Band, 7 to 10:30 p.m., American Legion Hall, Brewster. Contact Roxann, 370-4461.

Monday, August 16

Bingo, 7 p.m., Eagles Club, 205 Oxford St., Worthington.

Watermelon Days, with midway, food booths, 3:30 p.m. kiddie tractor pull, 6 p.m. kiddie parade, entertainment by comedian Granny L and the Gospel Express and 8 p.m. queen pageant, Sanborn.

Tuesday, August 17

Farmers Market, 4 to 7 p.m., former Campbell Soup parking lot, downtown Worthington.

Cruisin' Downtown, featuring classic cars, antique tractors, fire trucks and food available from local restaurants, 10th Street, 4 to 7 p.m., downtown Worthington.

"Beauty and the Beast," the classic Disney musical, 8 p.m., Okoboji Summer Theatre, Okoboji, Iowa. For ticket information, phone (712) 332-7773.

Wednesday, August 18

Summer Luncheon, reservations required, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Historic Dayton House, 1311 Fourth Ave., Worthington. Phone 727-1311.

"Beauty and the Beast," the classic Disney musical, 8 p.m., Okoboji Summer Theatre, Okoboji, Iowa. Phone (712) 332-7773.

Thursday, August 19

Historic Dayton House Tours, 1:30 p.m., 1311 Fourth Ave., Worthington.

"Beauty and the Beast," the classic Disney musical, 8 p.m., Okoboji Summer Theatre, Okoboji, Iowa. Phone (712) 332-7773.

Burger Basket Night, serving from 5 to 8 p.m., Eagles Club 3282, 205 Oxford St., Worthington

Friday, August 20

"Beauty and the Beast," the classic Disney musical, 8 p.m., Okoboji Summer Theatre, Okoboji, Iowa. Phone (712) 332-7773.

Saturday, August 21

Farmers Market, 6:30 a.m. to noon, W-2's Quality Meats, 362 Oxford St., Worthington.

University of Okoboji Sand Volleyball Tournament, six-member co-ed teams, Arnolds Park Amusement Park beach, Arnolds Park, Iowa. To register, contact Aaron Jones, (612) 332-2209, or e-mail info@vacationokoboji.com.

"Beauty and the Beast," the classic Disney musical, 4:30 and 8 p.m., Okoboji Summer Theatre, Okoboji, Iowa. For ticket information, phone (712) 332-7773.

2010 Minnesota Renaissance Festival, weekend theme of "Highland Fling," 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., festival grounds 3 miles south of Shakopee on U.S. 169. Go to www.renaissancefest.com.

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