Still a lot of summer remaining!

Although summer is waning, there is still a lot of fun to be packed into the weeks before the children head back to school. This Saturday, Aug. 10, is the St. Maries Rotary’s Mid-Summer Family Fun Festival at St. Maries City Park. The St. Maries Centennial Committee will be serving up free pulled pork sandwiches, so grab a bite and plan to stay for the fun. There’s something for children and adults of all ages. Next week is the Benewah […]

There’s fun to be had this weekend!

There is a ton of fun to be found at St. Maries Rotary’s third annual Mid-Summer Family Fun Festival Saturday at St. Maries City Park. A barbecue challenge, Kiss Lizzy (the Donkey) Contest, children’s events, games, crafts, activities for adults and teens, a mechanical bull, frog races, a watermelon eating contest and vendor booths are just a few of activities slated for the day. The festival also includes a free picnic that will begin at 11 a.m. and is organized […]

The weekend is here!!

Have you ever been to St. Maries for the Paul Bunyan Days? If not, it is an event you won’t want to miss! Below is a summary of the events, guaranteed to be something for everyone.  Friday, August 31 Noon    Community Booths and Blue Ox Tavern open. 5 p.m.    Pet and Doll Parade Registration at the Grub Box parking lot at 8th and Center Avenue. Carnival Opens. 5:30 p.m.    Pet and Doll Parade Begins: Children 3 to 12 years old […]

And the countdown continues . . .

There is so much happening in St. Maries this weekend it’s difficult to know what to take in. Your best bet is to take it all in to guarantee you miss out on any of the great weekend events is serving up. Like we said yesterday, Friday is the Pet and Doll Parade and Saturday is chock full of music, logging events, games, and the Civil War Reenactment at Mullan Trail Park at the west end of town, and finishes […]

The big weekend is finally here!

ST. MARIES HAS SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE THIS WEEKEND … … AND WE HAVE THE SCHEDULE TO PROVE IT: ST. JOE VALLEY SHOW-N-SHINE – Upper City Park FRIDAY, JULY 20 6:00 to 6:30 p.m. Registration for open cruise in the IGA Parking Lot 6:30 p.m. Cruise from IGA Parking Lot to 14th Street and back through town. Cars will be announced at Les Schwab. SATURDAY, JULY 21 8 a.m. to Noon Show-N-Shine Registration in the City Park 8 a.m. to 3 […]

Reuniting …

Another perk of the summer season is the chance to get reacquainted. Of course, we offer plenty of events to do so, but this summer comes with a couple extras: St. Maries High School classes of 1972 and 1992 will host their 40- and 20-year reunions, respectively. The Class of ’72 will celebrate July 20. Plans are still underway and committee members are still seeking classmates’ addresses. Anyone who would like to help with the preparations or can provide any […]