It is time for the 2016 Clayton County Fair

2016 Live Concerts, Bull Riding, Demo Derby, Donkey Racing, Tractor Pull, Skid Loader Rodeo
$35 Season Ticket includes all concerts and special events
Carnival – August 3rd thru 8th
• All Carnival rides are FREE for everyone
Kids and adults ride free.
• All games, concessions and the mechanical bull require payment

Carnival Hours: Wednesday evening, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday day and night. The midway is operated by Amusement Associates LLC and consists of 10-12 rides plus games and concessions.

Family Fun Night at Elkader Sweet Corn Days

Pissin in the Wind Band featuring Steve and Jesse Moser

Pissin in the Wind Band featuring Steve and Jesse Moser

Tonight is Elkader Sweet Corn Day’s “Family Fun Night” FAMILY FUN NIGHT – Friday, July 22nd
Begins at 7:00 p.m. on South Main Street
– Inflatables by H&H Fun Rides-Sponsored by Fennelly’s
– Castle – Slide – Joust – Bounce House-Basketball Challenge
– Train Rides, Gunny Sack Races & Much More
– Carnival Games
Fireworks at Dusk
South Main Street over the Turkey River
Sponsored by C J Moyna & Sons, Roger & Betty Buchholz, Keith & Kathy Garms, Robert & Hila Garms, Chad & Karmen Dillon, Sweet Corn Days Committee
LIVE MUSIC – By Pissin’ In The Wind
8:00 p.m. in Founder’s Park (South Main Street)
Sponsored by Central State Bank & Elkader Main Street – Rhythm on the River

Sweet Corn Days kicks off with Main St. Elkader’s Ice Cream Social

2016 Ice Cream Social Poster
Main St Elkader invites everyone to kick off Sweet Corn Days tonight with the Ice Cream Social and Crowning of Sweet Corn Days Royalty at St. Joseph’s Hall from 5:00 – 7:00 pm. FREE ICE CREAM Pulled Pork or Turkey Dressing Sandwiches
Potato Salad, Coleslaw, Chips,
Milk, Lemonade $7 Adults $5 12 & Under

Turkey River Quote Unquote Triathlon Open for Registration!

Turkey River Triathlon
Saturday, August 6th, 2016
7:30 a.m. Registration
9:00 a.m. Start
Elkader City Park – Elkader

The Turkey River Recreational Corridor is hosting a unique Triathlon this August! The Turkey River Quote Unquote Triathlon will feature a tube race down the Turkey River Water Trail, “Turkey Hunt” run along the Pony Hollow Trail, and 9 holes of disc golf at the Elkader City Park.
This will be an all about fun event and is a great way to get outside and enjoy some summer fun along the Turkey River! Registration fee is $25 per person. Everyone will receive a prize at the end of the Triathlon. Participants can register in person at the Elkader City Park or online at All proceeds from the event will benefit the Turkey River Recreational Corridor.

As one of Iowa’s Great Places, The Turkey River Recreational Corridor works to connect Clermont, Elgin, Elkader, and Motor Mill to develop and enhance the existing natural resource base through the creation of land and water trails to serve as a catalyst for economic growth and development.

For more information, contact:
Mallory Marlatt

DnT 4th of July Planner 2016

Guttenberg – Stars & Stripes Celebration
Saturday,  July 2nd, 2016

The Stars & Stripes celebration includes:

Interactive 5k run/walk 8:00 am North Park Gazebo
Food, music and games 3:00 pm
Watermelon eating contest 3:30 pm
Beverage garden opens at 4:00 pm
Brandon Bries- The After Party DJ Service 4:00 pm thru Fireworks Display
Parade starts at 7:00 PM This year’s theme “Rockin’ on the River”
Clayton Ridge Drill Team Performance following the Parade
Fireworks approximately 9:30
Dubuque30th Annual Fireworks and Air Demonstration over the River Sunday, July 3rd at Dusk More Info

Celebrate the Fourth of July in Garnavillo! When the 4th of July arrives, everyone heads to Garnavillo to Celebrate!  More Info

Monona –  Fireworks Display –  July 4th at Dusk 563.539.2355

Aurora –  Old Fashioned 4th of July –  July 4th – City Park

Marquette – Independence Day Celebration
July 2nd -4th Flea Market, Parade 2pm

July 2nd and Fireworks at Dusk

Dyersville Commercial Club Fireworks
Sunday,  July 3rd
Festivities start at 6:00pm. Carnival – $12 ride tickets open at 5:00pm, Good for all rides all evening. Food & cold beverages served all evening. Square dancing starts at 6:30pm, Bingo 6:00pm – 9:00pm and Music starting at 6:00pm.
Fireworks at Dusk

Delaware County Fair Fireworks Display Monday, July 11th

Edgewood Rodeo Ticket Winners

cowboy_rodeo_md_clrCongratulations to the following fans who won a pair of tickets on their night of choice at the Edgewood Pro Rodeo:

Brian Thiese
Rebecca Scherbring
Paula Scherf
Zander Purman
Nicole Gray
Amy Decker
Phyllis Glawe

Your tickets have been mailed to you via USPS.