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George marking Freedom Days this weekend

GEORGE, Iowa -- Freedom Days will be observed today through Monday in George. Activities get under way today with the George Museum open from 2 to 4 p.m.; a pedal pull at 6 p.m. in Old Park; and the Miss and Little Miss George pageant at 7:30 p.m...

GEORGE, Iowa -- Freedom Days will be observed today through Monday in George. Activities get under way today with the George Museum open from 2 to 4 p.m.; a pedal pull at 6 p.m. in Old Park; and the Miss and Little Miss George pageant at 7:30 p.m. in the George-Little Rock High School auditorium.

Here’s the rest of the weekend’s schedule:

Saturday 8 a.m., Fun Run/Walk at George Recreation Trail

9 a.m., George Firemen/GEMS Duck Races

9 a.m. to 4 p.m., George Museum open

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11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Town & Country Kids 4-H Food Stand, Community Room

11 a.m. to 4 p.m., car show, Tabernacle church parking lot

Noon, antique tractor pull registration, by county shed on southeast edge of George

1 p.m., parade

2 p.m., antique tractor pull, southeast edge of George

3 to 8 p.m., games and inflatables, George-Little Rock school grounds

6 to 7 p.m.,entertainment by Risky Business, GLR school grounds

7 to 7:30 p.m., pie auction fundraiser for the celebration, Part 1, GLR school grounds

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7:30 to 8 p.m., door prize drawing winners announced, GLR school grounds

8 to 8:30 p.m., pie auction fundraiser Part 2

8:30 to 9:30 p.m., entertainment by Risky Business, GLR school grounds

9:30 p.m., fireworks

Sunday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m, Dad’s Belgian Waffle breakfast fundraiser, George Elementary multi-purpose room (free-will offering, proceeds going to celebration and community sign

2 to 4 p.m., George Museum open

Monday 9 a.m., Betterment Club Fishing Tournament registration, Locker Park

9:30 to 10:30 a.m., Betterment Club Fishing Tournament, Locker Park

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Go to http://www.georgeiowa.com

 

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