Best Bets: Adams Dairy Days starts Friday

Published 10:57 am Thursday, June 9, 2016

Mower County is kicking its annual small-town festivals into gear this weekend with the annual Dairy Days celebration in Adams. Plus, people have the chance to check out some summer football and catch a few fish on East Side Lake.

1. Adams Dairy Days

All day Friday, Saturday and Sunday around Adams

Adams’ annual Dairy Days celebration returns with a wide variety community celebration and lots of events for kids and adults — ice cream eating contest, milking contest, parade, rummage sales, concerts,sports, and more. For more information, go to or goto

2. SE Minnesota Warhawks

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4 p.m. Saturday

This area amateur football team will provid plenty of hits and action in a home game when they take on the Southern Plains League at Wescott Athletic Complex.

3. 23rd Annual Take a Kid Fishing Day

12 to 2 p.m. on Sunday at East Side Lake.

Signup starts at 11 a.m. and fishing starts at noon for the annual Take a Kid Fishing day. The event is open to all children under age 14. Lunch available for a donation. Trophies will be awarded for eight fishing categories. For more information or to find out how to get involved, email