October 13, 2018
Iowa State Marching Band Festival is taking place at in Davenport at Brady Street Stadium. Here are the performance times for area schools that are participating... 10:15 am Central Lee 11:30 am Mediapolis 11:45 am West Burlington 1 pm Mt.Pleasant 1:15 pm Ft. Madison
The Mt. Pleasant compost site behind Saunders Park is open Wednesdays from 1 to 6 pm and Saturdays from 8 am to 5 pm.
First Presbyterian Church, 902 S. Walnut Street in Mt. Pleasant, having a rummage sale and bake sale from 11 am to 1 pm. $2 bag sale from 11 am to 1 pm.
The Mt. Pleasant Farmers Market and from 8:30 am to 11 am under Wright Pavilion in McMillan Park. Last one!
In recognition of Fire Prevention Week, the Dover Museum in New London will have special window displays and fire related exhibits. From 1-4 p.m., one of the New London fire trucks will be located in the Danville Bank parking lot for kids and grow-ups to inspect. Open hours are 1-4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. No charge.
The 2018 St. Mary's Fall Festival will be held at the Holy Trinity Gym in West Point. The festival begins with Mass at 4 pm at St. Mary's and a taco dinner from 5 pm-8 pm. The auction runs from 6:30 pm to 11:30 pm. October 14th 8:00am & 5:30pm Masses at St. Mary's Church. The ham dinner is served from 10:30am - 1:00pm. The Live Auction is at 11:00am. There will be Three $500 Cash Raffles, 50/50 Raffles and a Side by Side Raffle.
The Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's will take place at the Port of Burlington. Registration is from 9-10 am. A ceremony will be held at 10:30 am, and the walk begins at 11 am.
Villages of Van Buren County, Iowa is hosting the countywide Scenic Drive Festival. Visitors are encouraged to follow the marked 'Scenic Drive' through Van Buren County and along the Historic Hills Scenic Byway to experience each of the historic Villages. For more details visit www.villagesofvanburen.com.
The Bonaparte Fall Festival will be held at Bonaparte City Park 803 1st St from 9am to 5pm.
Winfield Fire & Rescue Chili Supper from 5:00pm to 7:00pm at the Winfield Fire Station.
Midwest Haunted Rails Ghost Train of No Return and the Ghostly trolley runs from 6 to 10:30 pm. Presented by Midwest Central Railroad and Midwest Old Threshers. Enjoy the Haunted Carousel and other activities.
The Thrashers House of Terror is open from 6:30 to 10 pm. Located in McMillan Park in Mt.Pleasant,