17th Annual Founders’ Day Celebration
July 6 - 9, 2017

Algona, Iowa Chamber of Commerce Website has all the details - http://www.algona.org/founders_day
 

A joint City of Algona & Algona Chamber of Commerce celebration, Founders’ Day is a celebration for all ages. Many school and family reunions are planned around the event as it grows each year.

Still being planned but last years activities featured free children’s movies, bus trolley tours of historic Algona, kids games, live entertainment on the Carnegie Library Lawn, BBQ Showdown, the Morwens Kiwanis Talent Show, street dance, a Classic Car Show, Triathlon and Open Golf Tournament.

The Kossuth County Genealogical Society is also sponsoring

Riverview Cemetery Walk--Voices from the Past.  Witness history come alive as featured residents of the cemetery arise to share the stories of their lives as settlers in early Algona.  Cemetery presentation Thursday, July 10th, at 6:30 pm and indoor handicapped accessible presentation Sunday, July 13th, at 2 pm at the Masonic Hall at 1413 North McCoy.
   
Sunday breakfast to benefit the Kossuth County Historical Society from 9 am to Noon on July 9th at the Masonic Hall at 1413 North McCoy in Algona.  Variety of scrambled eggs, potatoes, cinnamon rolls, coffee and juice for $7.  Tickets may be purchased in advance at the Chamber, from society members or at the door.

See You There!