Exeter Days will be here before you know it, and you won’t want to miss this growing fun event.

The weekend begins on Friday, July 26, with a Quilt of Valor presentation for Ray Franzen at 6:30 p.m. at the Legion in downtown Exeter. Light refreshments will follow. 

From there, dinner and a movie will be sponsored by the Exeter Area Community Foundation. The dinner will be served out of Greg’s Market from 7 to 8:30 p.m. and the movie will be shown on the north side of Speece Chiropractic. Bring your own seat and enjoy some free popcorn.

Saturday, July 27, will be a full day with a bake sale at the fire hall starting at 8 a.m. Kids’ activities will be held at Gilbert’s Park starting at 10 a.m. Also at Gilbert’s Park, Paige the Bookmobile will make an appearance from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Handy Hands 4-H club will offer a walking taco lunch in the park from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Registration for the car show begins at 10 a.m. downtown. The show includes categories like tractors, motorcycles and rat rods. Judging is at 1:30 p.m.

Find your shady spot for the parade which begins at 3 p.m. downtown and make sure you come back for the dinner at the Legion with polka music by Angie Kriz and the Polkatoons starting at 6 p.m. Pie from the Exeter Woman’s Club members will be available to purchase at the Legion hall starting at 4 p.m.

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