Dassel-Cokato Community Guide 2018 - Page 53

The celebrated twine ball provides the perfect backdrop for the parade. Twine Ball Day in Darwin ������ ������� WINE, BEER & SPIRITS Weekly Discounts Monday 10% Beer Discount Tuesday 10% Senior Citizen Discount Wednesday 10% Wine Discount Come check out our wide selection! W. Hwy. 12, Dassel | (320) 275-4435 Open Monday-Saturday 9 am-10 pm, Sundays 11 am-4 pm Photo by Nancy Dashwood The he second Saturday in August, Darwin’s downtown is abuzz with visitors from near and far who come to celebrate the largest ball of twine. The 26th annual Darwin Twine Ball Celebration, set for Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018, will feature a parade, craft fair, sand volleyball tournament, pork chop dinner, opportunities to tour the Twine Ball Museum, and live music in the park. The schedule includes a 5K run, called the Twine-K, a 17,400-foot (3.3-mile) run to celebrate a 17,400-pound ball of twine. One of the top attractions during the event is the Minnesota Minn-e-Rods tractor pull, which takes place on Main Street in Darwin. Here, compet competitors itors of all age ages vie to see who has the th e strongest lawn tractor. The Darwin Twine Ball Celebration also includes raffl e drawings with cash prizes, food vendors, and kids’ games in the park. Thinking of Buying or Selling? Call Bradley Real Esate Services Serving the surrounding area since 1973 Let our Years of Experience, Knowledge, and Dedication help you make the “Right Move.” ������������ ����������������� ������������������������������ ���������������� Offi cial Guide to Dassel-Cokato 2018-19 53