Events and History

Firemen Days - June 10-12, 2016

Always the second weekend in June, Firemen Days is the quientessential small-town Iowa summer festival. Events include a parade, crowning of Junior Ms/Mr Firefighter, inflatables for the kids, live music, food and crafts. Country recording artist Jason Brown will take the stage on Water Street Saturday night.

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5pm – 8pm Praisepalooza

5pm – 8pm Methodist Church Ice Cream Social

5pm – 8pm Fire Department Grilling

6pm Junior Firefighter contest

9:30pm Fireworks

(Boys and girls ages 4-7; Registration 5:30pm at Community Center)


7:00am Museum of Ag Heritage Breakfast

8:30am “Race for the Station” 2-mile Fun Run

10:00am Parade “Everyday heroes”

After parade Antique Fire Truck Show

(Registration at 8:00am at Fire Station)

(Registration and line up at 9:00am)

Antique Tractor Show

Chainsaw carver

Meskwaki dancers

Face painting

Dunk tank

Spin art

Pluck a duck

Cambridge Historical Building open until 2pm

10:30am-2:00pm Lutheran Church Silent Auction – Dorcas Hall

11:00 am Inflatables and games until 11:00pm

(bounce house, slide, animal kingdom, laser tag, water tag, mechanical

bull, etc)

11:00am Craft Vendors

12:00pm BINGO – Community Center until 4 pm


(Registration at 11am – south of Community Center)

1:00pm Kiddie Tractor Pull

2:00pm Kiddie Water Fights

3:00pm Vehicle Extrication Demo

5:00pm-12:00am Beer Garden

6:00pm-10:00pm Jason Brown

6:00pm Fire Department Grilling

10:00pm-12:00am DJ


10 am Church in the Park – potluck to follow

11 am Slow pitch softball tournament