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Top 5 things to do this weekend, May 31-June 2, 2019

Looking for something fun to do in the Sauk Valley this weekend? Here are some suggestions.
Looking for something fun to do in the Sauk Valley this weekend? Here are some suggestions.

Car shows galore

The 28th annual Lyndon Car Show will run from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at Richmond Park on East Fifth Ave. and Fourth St.

Register from 8 a.m. to noon; the entry fee is $12. There also will be a playground, a Boy Scouts food stand, the Fireman's Pancake Breakfast, and music by 3D Sound.

Call Mike, 563-320-8821, for more information.

Want to hit two of them? Poopy’s Pub & Grub, 1030 Viaduct Road in Savanna, is holding a Jeep Jamboree on Sunday, and the Zac Matthews Band will play.

Find Jeep Jamboree Sunday on Facebook, call 815-273-4516 or go to to find out more.

The first Friday on the Riverfront

DIXON – As is tradition, singer Kathy Cecchetti kicks off a summer of music in this season's first Friday Along the Dixon Riverfront.

The fun begins at noon at Heritage Crossing, South Hennepin Ave.

Go to or call 815-284-3361 for more information.

Pops concert

CLINTON, Iowa – The Clinton Symphony Orchestra will perform a free outdoor pops concert at 6:30 p.m. Sunday in the Riverview Park band shell, 303 Riverview Drive.

Food vendor trucks will be nearby, and Children’s Discovery Center will offer children’s activities at 5:30 p.m. In case of rain, the concert will be at U.S. Bank, 405 S. Third St.

Go to for more information.

Leaf River Summer Daze

LEAF RIVER – Leaf River Daze returns to kick off the summer festival season.

There will be an antique tractor show, car show, craft show, bags tournament, children’s activities, parade, fireworks and more.

Go to or call Paul Lindstrom at 815-738-2761 to learn more.

Railfan Appreciation Days

ROCHELLE – Entertainment, railroadiana displays, vendors and food – all are on tap Saturday and Sunday at Railfan Appreciation Days.

Events will be held from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days at Railroad Park, 124 N. Ninth St.; go to and click on annual events, or call 815-562-7031 for all the details.

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