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79th annual Genoa Days festival continues through Saturday

Published: Wednesday, June 11, 2014 11:42 p.m. CST • Updated: Thursday, June 12, 2014 12:17 a.m. CST
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Salvatore Lopez gets crowned this year's King of Genoa Days in the annual scholarship contest Wednesday in downtown Genoa.
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Newly-crowned Queen of Genoa Days Hannah Hill fixes the tiara on her head Wednesday during at the king and queen scholarship contest in downtown Genoa.
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Newly-crowned King Salvatore Lopez looks at the newly-crowned Queen Hannah Hill at the Genoa Days festival Wednesday in downtown Genoa.
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Amanda Murray laughs with the other contestants on stage at the Genoa Days King and Queen scholarship contest Wednesday in downtown Genoa.
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Kayla Butz answers questions for the judges and audience at the Genoa Days King and Queen scholarship contest Wednesday in downtown Genoa.

GENOA – There’s still time to listen to music, hop onto amusement rides and watch a parade during the 79th annual Genoa Days festival.

The Paul and Jay Duo, acoustic rock performers, will play onstage from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. today.

Wristbands for children will cost $16 from 6 to 10 p.m. today.

SYNOD will perform onstage from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Friday.

On Saturday, the Brett’s 5K Walk/Run will take place at 8:30 a.m. at Genoa-Kingston High School, 980 Park Ave., the 4-H children’s pet show will be held onstage at 10:30 a.m., the Genoa Days parade will start at 1 p.m., Beth Fowler School of Dance will perform from 3 to 4 p.m. and Wade Buzzard and The Crossroad Band will play rock music from 6 to 10 p.m.

Wristbands for children will cost $16 from 2 to 6 p.m. Saturday.

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