Ready to Rumble!

Rat rods will converge in St. Maries this weekend. The Rattitude Rod Rumble is Friday and Saturday, June 19 and 20. This is the fourth year Darren Jackson Jr. and his crew have organized the event. The event kicks off with the cruise at 6 p.m. Friday. Those who are looking to get a glimpse of the cars should plan to find a seat on Main Avenue. Organizers say around 15 to 20 cars participated in the cruise last year. […]

Summer’s Here – and We’re Ready

I’m not the type of person to mention things more than once. But when it comes to summertime in Harrison, you can expect to hear me talking about it …. well, all summer long … starting with tomorrow’s annual Pig out in the Park celebration. The craft and trade show is from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., and the meal will be served at 11:30 a.m. And from then until the unofficial end of summer over Labor Day weekend, live […]

Rods Return for Third SM Show

Rat rods return to St. Maries this weekend. The third annual Rattitude Rod Rumble is Saturday, June 21, but the fun starts Friday evening (June 20) with a cruise through town, beginning at 6 p.m. A drive-in movie, Smokey and the Bandit, will be shown at dark.   Rat rods will line up at the Federal Building for the cruise at 5:30 p.m. The cars will travel down 6th Street and then along Main Avenue so the public can catch […]

Ready to Rumble

The countdown has officially begun to the 2014 Rattitude Rod Rumble. It’s all taking place this Friday and Saturday, June 20 and 21 in downtown St. Maries. We’ll have a full schedule posted no later than Thursday — but to be sure, it will be jam-packed with fun and unique events for adults and children alike. Not sure what to expect? Read about the event and learn more about how and why it was created here. I think you’ll discover […]

Small and Mighty

When you consider the fact that our town has a population of just around 2,400, the fact that our summers are filled with events the caliber of what you might find in a larger town speaks to the hard-working nature of St. Maries. It makes what we do pack even more of a punch. Nearly every weekend offers some sort of family-friendly activity, and nearly every activity is put together by volunteers. Even better – nearly every event offers something […]

Gettin’ Ready to Rumble

Of all the activities we squeeze into our summers, the Rattitude Rod Rumble easily maxes out on the cool factor. And just like with all of our other summer events, planning is well underway for the third annual Rumble. The Rattitude Rod Rumble is a two-day car event that boasts a collection of activities that include small-town staples such as a cruise and drive-in movie — but the highlight of the weekend is easily the cars themselves. Made using mostly […]