Benton County Calendar

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FREQUENT LINKS – Bloomsbury Farm. Tara Hills Country Club. Keystone Turner Hall (Facebook). Belle Plaine Country Club (Facebook).

Thursday, June 9, 2022

Dysart – Downtown Dysart’s Summer of ’22 Kickoff Event. 4 to 7 p.m. Main Street. Beer Tasting from MILLSTREAM BREWING CO. at KE Black Mercantile. Live Fashion Show & Shopping at The Brick-a-Brack & Em Kaye’s Boutique. Dining at Harper’s Public House, LB’s Pizza, & KE Black Mercantile.

Saturday, June 11, 2022

Van Horne – Park dedication at Marty Junge Memorial Park. 4 to 8 p.m. with dedication to Marty at 6 p.m. The Legion will have sandwiches and pie for sale. Beverages are provided.

Tuesday, June 21-26, 2022

Vinton – Benton County Fair. Fairgrounds. Static displays on June 21. 4-H Night at the grandstand on Wednesday, June 22, with Legion color guard, fair queen crowning, 4-H county council, Share the Fun, talent show, fashion show and 4-H awards. This starts at 6 p.m. Thursday, June 23, features market beef performance, sheep show, goat show, horse and pony fun show and rabbit show. Friday has the swine show, poultry show, dairy show, bacon buddies and bucket/bottle calf show. Saturday has the beef show, performance horse show, dog show, barnyard olympics, and a 4-H barn party. The fair closes June 26 with the parade of champions and auction.

Saturday, July 2, 2022

Keystone – Live music outdoors at the Turner Hall with Jarrod Hogan. Starts at 7 p.m.

Sunday, July 3, 2022

Belle Plaine – Car show on Belle Plaine Main Street. 4-8 p.m. Kids Zone, bags tournament, and then street dance at 8 p.m. with the Last Call Party Band.

Monday, July 4, 2022

Belle Plaine – Belle Plaine July 4 celebration.

Saturday, July 9, 2022

Garrison – Garrison Fun Day. Softball, car show, kids’ bike race, 5K run, kids’ activities, BBQ dinner at the Hitchin’ Post and “Dad Bod” contest. Street dance at 9 p.m. with music from Deja Blue.

Friday, Aug. 12, 2022

Belle Plaine – Belle Plaine Fire Department’s 71st Annual Firemen’s Dance. 8 p.m. to 12 a.m. Franklin Park. Music by Tyler Richton & The High Bank Boys!

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