Friendship Day weekend  has arrived! This Friday, September 6, stop by the Flower Mill in Tarkio at 7:00 a.m. and receive three free carnations to hand out to your friends! Supplies are limited so be sure to get there on time.

On Saturday, September 7, come on down to Main Street in Tarkio and take part in a Friendship Day Fair from 4:00-8:00 p.m. For $5, you will receive a wrist band to participate in all games. The fun includes: games, dunk tank, face painting, slide, photo booth, inflatable obstacle course, bubblegum blowing contest, petting zoo, ping pong ball spray, dog show, and more. Concessions will be available and there will also be hot dogs, cotton candy, and sno cones. Vendors will be selling their wares during the event. Mic-O-Say dancers will also entertain the crowd. From 9:00 to 11:00 p.m., there will be a street dance. Live music will be provided by the Minnahoonies from 11:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. A beer garden will be available from 6:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. Tickets for a chance to win prizes will also be sold, with prizes including: Great Wolf Lodge 1 night stay, $499 Great Wolf gift card, Lied Lodge 1 night stay, and much more. Tickets are 5 for $20 or 1 for $5.

This event is sponsored by the Tarkio Parks and Recreation Department.