St. James Marketplace Heritage Fest will again be held Sept. 30 at St. James, NE.
Festivities will begin at 11 a.m. with an opening ceremony. Displays and activities like the corn-grader, standing engines, hand-cranking ice cream and butter, John Deere tractor display, Wild Bill the Blacksmith, musician Paul Seibert, spinning and weaving, accordion-playing and two-man sawing contest and skillet-throwing contest will follow. Following lunch there will be book-signings of "Legends and Lore of the Outlaw Trail" by Marita Placek and Return to "The Hills of Mars" by Dick Haskin. The festivities will go on throughout the whole day. At 4 p.m. Paul Seibert will have a tribute to John Denver. Check out the activities at www.stjamesmarketplace.com