Dexter festival returns after year off

Published 10:50 am Thursday, June 13, 2013

After a year off, a small-town celebration will return to Dexter.

Sunflower Daze, which is held every other year, will be held this Saturday in the Dexter City Park. In case of more rain this year, organizers will set up barriers and move events into the street.

An auction at the church parking lot will begin at 9 a.m., followed by a church lunch.

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A kiddie carnival will run from noon to 4 p.m., along with a kickball tournament, volleyball tournament, beanbag tournament, concessions and beer garden at the park.

For more information about the kickball tournament, call 507-438-0323 or email For more information about the volleyball tournament, call 507-438-5959 or 507-951-5670.

Music by DJ Trouble Shooter will be from 8 p.m. to midnight at the park, and admission is free.