1 – Sanborn is celebrating Watermelon Days July 30-31 and Aug. 1, with activities scheduled for all three days. The Watermelon queen pageant is July 31 starting at 8 p.m., with the parade at Aug. 1 at 6:30 p.m. followed by the watermelon feed.

2 – The Lower Sioux Community is hosting a National Night Out event Aug. 1 from 4-7 p.m. at the Lower Sioux Community Center. The event is open to the public. All are encouraged to attend.

3 – The annual Farmfest farm show is being held Aug. 1-3 on the grounds of the Gilfillan Estate, with the gates open each day at 8 p.m. Among the highlights is a U.S. House farm bill listening session being held Aug. 3 starting at 9:30 a.m.

4 – The Redwood Falls Farmers Market is open Aug. 1 from 2-6 p.m. and Aug. 5 from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m. in the larking lot at Washington and Second streets in Redwood Falls.

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