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Prairie Days draws hundreds to Garden Square

Published: Monday, June 30, 2014 11:10 a.m. CST • Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014 11:47 a.m. CST
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Members of the Central Iowa Garden Tractor Pull entertain crowds Saturday west of the city square.
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Noah Clark and Braden Phifer of Prairie City practice for the Prairie Days Bags Tournament.

Prairie City’s annual Prairie Days celebration beat the weather forecast and brought hundreds of people from around the county to the city’s downtown square over the weekend. Planners were concerned rain would wash out Saturday’s planned events, but with the exception of the Prairie Days Parade, Saturday’s festivities were dry and the evening concert was moved to UpTown Restaurant and Lounge. Above: Members of the Central Iowa Garden Tractor Pull entertain crowds Saturday west of the city square. Right: Noah Clark and Braden Phifer of Prairie City practice for the Prairie Days Bags Tournament.

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