The 37th annual Silver Lake Days festival featured rides, games, tractors, booths and events on Friday, June 13-15. The festival offered visitors four carnival rides as well as food and vendor booths. Rides were furnished by Circus City Amusements and included a Tilt-A-Whirl and Hammer throughout the duration of the weekend.
In addition to enjoying all that the downtown area had to offer, many Silver Lake residents also hosted garage sales that began at 8 a.m. on Friday that concluded on Saturday. The festival also featured a car show that was sponsored by Silver Lake Lions Club on Friday. The event took place near the conservation building. A Peddler’s Market took place in conjunction with the car show at the Conservation Building.
Other events included an ice cream social, bed racing, a parade, kiddie and queen pageants, a fish and tenderloin fry lunch, a hog roast, corn hole tournaments, dance performances and a live band performance. This year’s parade theme was “Motorcycle Madness.”