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ANNUAL TRAIL TO NOWHERE RIDE
MANNING PARKS & RECREATION | firstname.lastname@example.org
Cory Arp, Director | 712-655-3861
Join in the fun each year for a 4-hour continuous bike/walk/run event to raise money for trails in Manning. Riders participate from 2:00 to 6:00 p.m. with prize drawings following. Ride, walk, or run loops around town u in this relay-style event. While you aren't on the route, you can enjoy drink specials, food, and music downtown!
KINDERFEST PLANNING COMMITTEE
Anna Irlbeck, Chairperson | email@example.com
Kinderfest – Believed to be the oldest heritage celebration in Iowa, Manning hosts Kinderfest (German for Children's Day) each year on the Saturday of Father's Day weekend. Manning’s 137th annual tradition will be held on June 19, 2021. This festival provides a day of good old-fashioned family fun for children of all ages! The event starts with an annual parade of children at 11 am. The city park overflows with games, contests, rides, foods, water fights, 5K fun run, and a book fair. All-day wrist bands are available for the blow-up rides. See video of 2019 Kinderfest parade.... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-rToWUnzm4M
ANNUAL MANNING TRACTOR DRIVE
Warren Timmerman Shelter House, Manning City Park
Lonnie Ferneding - (712) 653-2239 | Allen Ehlers - (712) 655-3904
Annual event held on the last Sunday in June - Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. at the Warren Timmerman Shelter House with the drive starting at 8:30 am. Following the 20 to 25 mile tractor ride, lunch and a variety of activities for the whole family will be enjoyed at the Manning City Park. Tractors 1960 and older may participate.
HWY 141 GARAGE SALE
HWY 141 GARAGE SALE (Sponsored by Manning Chamber of Commerce) | www.141sale.com
Manning, IA | 712-655-3541 or 712-210-6929
Denise Doyel, Chairperson
The 19th Annual Hwy 141 Garage Sale will be held August 6 & 7, 2021. The Hwy 141 garage sale stretches nearly 190 miles between the communities of Grimes and Hornick. Manning's annual city-wide garage sales takes place the first Friday & Saturday in August in conjunction with the Hwy. 141 event. Manning features craft stands, farmer's market, concession stands and a flea market in the city park. Visit www.141sale.org for more details. Any inquiries, contact the Manning Chamber @ 712-655-3541 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Maps are posted on the website prior to sale.