Magic Joe put on a pair of shows for Summer Fest attendees on Saturday. The grand finale of the afternoon show was sawing this woman in half.
Summer Fest At Langford
It was a hot time in Langford for part of its annual Summer Fest celebration last weekend but Mother Nature provided ideal weather for Sunday activities.
An Alumni Party kicked off the three-day party on Friday with VanMeter Entertainment at the Front Porch and Eclipse was the featured band on Saturday. A Color Run/Walk at 7 a.m. Saturday jump-started a busy day that featured town-wide garage sales, a Texas Hold’em Tourney, Magic Joe Family Shows, a community meal from the Incredible Edibles food truck by Kristi and Mike Stiklestad of Pierpont, and a Shriner’s Bean Bag Tournament.
Fifty-five runners/walkers participated in the 5K Color Run with the top three finishers awarded DaMar C-Store gift cards. Justin Haven won the event with a time of 20:18, followed by Jace Haven at 21:10 and Ethan Boekelheide at 22:28.
The duo of Justin Deutsch and Christopher Wegleitner won the bean bag event. Carter Reints and Joe Keough placed second.
On Sunday the Incredible Edibles served a breakfast/ lunch, followed by a community church service at the football field. The annual Show ‘n Shine Car Show was held at the Park of the Pines with 150 cars registered.
Car show winners included:
Chevy Class: 1. Randy Scherbenske, Aberdeen, 1961 Chevy Impala; 2. Marty Burkhart, Watertown, 1958 Chevy Delray
Ford Class: 1. Quinn Schreiber, Doran, MN, 1967 Mustang; 2. Terry Haaland, Houghton, 1955 Ford Fairlane
Mopar Class: 1. Randy Scherbenske, Aberdeen, 1970 Dodge Challenger; 2. Miron Fisk III, Watertown, 1968 Dodge Dart GTS
Street Rod Class: 1. Ron & Kitty Eisenbeisz, Watertown, 1934 Ford; 2. Mike & Vonnie Reilly, Watertown, 1934 Coupe
Antique Class: 1. Tom Schumaker, Britton, 1930 Ford Model A Sedan
Pickups: 1. Gary Huggett, Webster, 1942 Chevy Pickup; 2. Mike Momb, Sisseton, 1950 Chevy
Open Class: 1. Dick Neitzel, Aberdeen, 1952 Allis Chalmers B; 2. Wayne Holt, Aberdeen, 1984 362 Cabover Peterbilt
Buick/Olds/Pontiac: 1. Ken Reinbold, Aberdeen, 1964 Buick Riviera; 2. Elizabeth Stoks, Aberdeen, 1969 Pontiac Firebird
People’s Choice: 1. Vollie Ann Williams, Langford, 1953 Champion Studebaker