Another near perfect summer weekend on tap

What have you got on tap this weekend? How about spending it in St. Maries? This weekend, you may want to visit the St. Joe Valley Show-n-Shine in City Park, the Summer Sucks snowmobile grass drags out in Meadhowhurst or perhaps the Fly-in at the St. Maries Municipal Airport. But no matter what your interest it would be hard to find a place with nicer people or more beautiful scenery. Take advantage of our beautiful St. Joe River to cool […]

You won’t want to miss this!

Are you ready for some fun? St. Maries area is packed with activities Saturday and Sunday with the fourth annual Summer Sucks Grass Drags and the 25th Annual St. Joe Valley Car Club Show-n-Shine Saturday. For 25 years the club’s volunteers have put together an event that makes St. Maries shine as classic cars fill City Park. The club grills a pretty terrific burger topped with their famous their grilled mushrooms and onions. The weather is going to be hot […]

More summer to come!

If the success was measured by the smiles on the faces of the children at the Mid-Summer Family Fun Day at St. Maries City Park, the weekend was nothing less than fabulous! The smART Festival, St. Joe Valley Car Club’s Car Show-n-Shine and the Grass Drags are behind us, but there are still dozens community events planned for our beautiful valley. Saturday is Pioneer Day in Fernwood, with fireman’s breakfast, parade, horseshoe tournament, bingo, bake sales and an auction. This […]

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 […]

The weekends coming . . .

And as I’ve said before, there is a whole lot of happenings in St. Maries this weekend. The weekend events start Friday night with the  St. Joe Valley Car Club’s old fashion cruise through Main at 6PM and runs through Sunday at 5PM when the smART Festival at Cherry Bend closes another year. Between the events sponsored by the St. Joe Valley Car Club, the St. Maries Council for the Arts, the St. Joe Snow Riders and the St. Maries […]

It’s Wednesday . . .

But have no fear, the weekend’s coming! And what perfect weather for a perfect weekend in St. Maries! Looking to play some golf? How about the St. Maries Shriners’ annual tournament? The four-person scrabble begins at 9 a.m. with a shotgun start at the beautiful St. Maries Golf Course. For more information you can call Marvin Wheeler, 689-9171 or call Connie at the club house, 245-3842. It’s a great event, sponsored by great people, for great causes. That’s just one […]

Oh What Fun!!

No doubt this is the weekend to visit St. Maries! Dozens of area volunteers have come together to make the third weekend of July one of the best, and busiest, weekends in St. Maries. The St. Maries Rotary Club’s Second Annual Mid-Summer Family Fun Day is Saturday in the lower portion of City Park, near the Cormana Building. There is something for everyone! Those entering the BBQ Cook Off should be ready to start cooking at 9 a.m. There will […]

A lot going on in St. Maries!

July is one of the best months to live or visit St. Maries! In addition to great weather and a multitude of outdoor adventures, we have car shows, art shows, family-oriented events and the St. Joe Valley Car Club’s annual dance at the Cormana Building. This year is the first for the Rat Rods Car Show at Aqua Park July 14. To qualify as a Rat Rod, forget the polish, forget the detailing, cars must be rusty and even a […]