Go and Do: July 10, 2020
In Fort Dodge
FORT DODGE — The 14th annual Angel Ride to Save the Ta Ta’s is SATURDAY at Amigo’s, 280 N. First St. Sign up begins at 9 a.m. with the ride beginning by 11 a.m. The ride is $15 per person or $20 per person to ride the party bus. Bikes, cars, trucks or vans are welcome. The event will take place rain or shine. There will be games, food, raffles and a super hero costume contest. Proceeds go to Trinity Cancer Center at UnityPoint Health, Fort Dodge, for uninsured expenses such as scarves, wigs, travel and lodging.
FORT DODGE — Des Moines River Valley Antique Tractor and Engine Club’s annual Antique Tractor Show is TODAY, SATURDAY and SUNDAY at the Webster County Fairgrounds. Pork loin sandwiches will be served at 3 p.m. today and “Robby” Vee and his Rock-N-Roll Caravan will perform at 7 p.m. The antique tractor pull will be at 1 p.m. Saturday. Admission is free.
FORT DODGE — The Webster County Fair Board is holding Side by Side and Tough Truck Races at 7 p.m. TODAY at the Webster County Fairgounds. Gates open at 4 p.m. There will also be fireworks.
FORT DODGE — Farmers Market is 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. SATURDAY in the northwest corner of the Crossroads Mall parking lot.
FORT DODGE — The Ladies Auxiliary of the Fraternal Order of Eagles will hold a garage sale from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. TODAY and SATURDAY at 1018 First Ave. N. Proceeds go to the charities of the organization and to the building maintenance fund. Please wear a mask and abide by social distancing.
FORT DODGE — A benefit concert for Tracy Ernst is 5 to 10 p.m. SUNDAY at the Fort Dodge Opera House, One Museum Road. Entertainment includes Kosmic Brownies, Beaver Creek with special guest, Brutal Republic, Scotty Roxtar, Riddled with Class, MGcc, Scott Kirkhart and Roger Netz. There will be a silent auction and food available for purchase. Ernst is battling non-Hodgkins lymphoma.
FORT DODGE — The Webster County Fair Board is holding an Open Truck and Semi Pull at 7 p.m. SATURDAY at the Webster County Fairgrounds. Gates opens at 5 p.m. Saucy Jack will perform at 9 p.m. Saturday on the north lawn.
Around the area
WEBSTER CITY — Kendall Young Library, Webster City, is holding Summer Reading Dress Up Day from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. and 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. TODAY. Today is Beach Day. Come to the front of the library to show your outfit and get a small prize.
EMMETSBURG — Emmetsburg Volunteer Fire Department Golf Tournament is SATURDAY at Five Island Golf, Emmetsburg.
EMMETSBURG — First United Methodist Church annual Outreach Bake Sale and Garage Sale is noon to 5 p.m. TODAY and 8 a.m. to noon SATURDAY at the Family Life Center, 711 Broadway, Emmetsburg.
EMMETSBURG — Palo Alto Arts Council presents Classics at the Riviera Theatre at 4:30 p.m. SUNDAY. “With Six You Get Eggroll” will be shown. Admission is free.