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Somonauk Summerfest is a two-day family-friendly fest

Published: Monday, July 21, 2014 10:16 a.m. CDT

The annual summer celebration takes place in Community Park on South Gage Street.

Three bands will provide musical entertainment throughout the weekend. Country band Mason Rivers will headline Friday at 8 p.m. The Brandon Stiles Band will be the first act at 5 p.m. Saturday and eight-piece party band Radio Incorporated will follow at 9 p.m. Saturday.

The weekend will include a craft fair, cruise night, vintage baseball game, bean bag toss tournament, Texas Hold’em tournament, food vendors, truck pulls, kids play zone and beer tent.

There also will be several health displays during the fest including a booth from KishHealth System and eye screenings from Somonauk Lions Club. The Pink Heels will have a pink fire truck on display and will sell T-shirts to benefit breast cancer research, and Heartland Blood Bank will hold a blood drive from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Somonauk Village Hall, 131 S. Depot St.

For more information or a full schedule of events, call Somonauk Village Hall at 815-498-3500 or visit www.somonauksummerfest.com.

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