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Detroit Lakes to hold free picnic on Tuesday

Plans have been made and are ready to be carried out Tuesday.

The free community picnic, dubbed ParkFest, is set to kick off at 1 p.m. A schedule of events include:

• 1-7 p.m. -- Exhibits in the Pavilion.

• 1 p.m. -- Choir performance by Lake Park-Audubon fifth and sixth graders.

• 2 p.m. -- "Save the Earth" play by Detroit Lakes Holy Rosary students.

• 4-6 p.m. -- Yard games for all ages; music by Andy Karg and Kathryn Knuttila; Big Truck Hoot and Toot.

• 5 p.m. -- Program (on Pavilion stage): Presentation of the colors by the Boy Scouts, National Anthem, Welcome by Mayor Matt Brenk, Prayer by St. Mary's Chaplain.

• 5:15 p.m. -- Free picnic served by the Breakfast Rotary, Noon Rotary and Kiwanis clubs.

• 6:30 p.m. -- Free mini-concert by a cappella group InPulse.

• 7 p.m. -- Exhibits close, Mosaic Window silent auction ends.