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Emily Day celebration July 20

Join the festivities of Emily Day on Saturday, July 20.

The main parade will be at 1 p.m. The Snowbirds Snowmobile Club is sponsoring a pancake breakfast from 7-11 a.m. at St. Emily’s Church Hall. The 5K run begins at 9 a.m. A state sanctioned kids tractor pull for ages 4-11 will be held at 3 p.m.

Raffle tickets are available at local businesses for $2 each. First prize is a Polaris Sportsman 500 ATV, second prize is a Pro-Angler kayak and paddles, third prize is a Grand Casino Mill Lacs package and $100 cash, fourth through seventh prizes are cash prizes. Need not be present to win, but must be 18 or older to purchase tickets and win prizes.

Live music in the park features Wanted from 1:30-4:30 p.m., Elvis from 4:30-6:30 p.m. followed by Trick Rider from 6:30-10:30 p.m.

The day concludes with giant fireworks over Lake Emily at 10:30 p.m.

Throughout the day there will be food booths, kids games, craft fair, flea market, beer gardens and more.

The first clue for the medallion hunt will be posted at noon in the park at the pavillion.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
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