Highway 141 Garage Sales

Friday, Aug. 2 - Saturday, Aug. 3 along Highway 141.

The sale route follows Highway 141 across beautiful west central Iowa between Des Moines on the east and Mapleton on the west. The entire route is in excess of 177 miles in length. That is 177 miles of great garage sales, countless bargains and hidden treasures just waiting to be found. Pick up a copy of the Chiefland Shopper for a full map of all the Perry sales. Find more details, including a route map and town information, at www.141sale.org/.

Friday Fest

6:30-10 p.m. Friday, Aug. 2 at Pattee Park.

Join the Perry Chamber of Commerce for Free Family Friendly Fun on the First Friday of August at Pattee Park in Perry! Enjoy live music at the bandshell by TOAST3R from 6:30-10 p.m. This is a family-friendly event, with free face painting by Sonshine Face Painting and free freeze pops by Hy-Vee! Bring your own lawn chairs or blankets, yard games, etc. Bring your own basket (only beer and wine permitted; no glass). Local food vendors to be announced.

Meet Me in Minburn

5:30-9 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 3 at Meek Park, Minburn.

Meet Me in Minburn returns on Aug. 3. The Minburn Area Fire Fighters Association will be serving a meal from 5:30-7:30 p.m. as a fundraiser. The meal will include pork loin sandwiches, baked beans, chips and dessert bars. Live music by Black Hat Heroes will be performed from 7-9 p.m. Free roller skating will also be available. The concession stand will open at 7 p.m.

Sample Sunday

12-5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 4 at Picket Fence Creamery, 14583 S Ave. Woodward.

Picket Fence Creamery will host a Summertime Sample Sunday on Aug. 4. Sample ice cream, fresh cheese and more. A Brewer Brat lunch will also be available.