Mark your calendars for Big River River Days on June 1-2, featuring the Auto-Fest Car Show and Big Blue BBQ! More details to follow! Visit www.bigbluebbqmarysville.com for information on the KCBS Big Blue BBQ competition.
Spend Mother’s Day weekend in Marysville at the 43rd Annual Mother’s Day Market Event. The Market features nearly 120 vendors, including antiques and novelties, homemade and craft items, homegrown items and a wide variety of food vendors.
The Market is held Friday-Sunday, May 11-13, 2018 in Marysville’s City Park at 10th & Walnut. The event runs from 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm on Friday, and 9:00 am to 6:00 pm on Saturday and Sunday. While visitors shop for unique antiques and homemade gifts, they can enjoy delicious food, including barbeque, burgers and hot dogs, funnel cakes, homemade ice cream, cotton candy, smoothies, and many other food items. There are activities for the whole family, including pony rides for children. Booth spaces are still available by calling (785) 619-6050.
A chicken barbecue meal will be served on Sunday from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm at the northwest corner of the park (7th & Walnut Street). The cost is $10 and includes a half chicken barbecued to perfection by Van Laningham’s Barbecue Aces of Beatrice, Neb., along with baked potato, coleslaw and a roll. Dine-in or carryout is available. All proceeds from the event benefit the Koester House Museum & Gardens. Pre-orders can be placed with Marysville Main Street at (785) 619-6050.
Additional weekend activities include the Mother’s Day Art Show featuring art by local students, at the Marysville Junior-Senior High School Gymnasium, and the Mother’s Day Dash Family Fun Run and 5K at the Blue River Rail Trail.