This weekend marks the start of Tama County’s summer festival season with the Gladbrook Corn Carnival from Thursday, June 25, 2015 to Sunday, June 28, 2015. Daily events include carnival rides, a collectors fair, merchant & business exhibit, live musical entertainment, and food stands. The big parade is Friday at 6:30 p.m. and fireworks are Saturday at 10:00 p.m. Other Saturday events include a 5k run/walk, a car cruise, and a tractor ride. Events wrap up on Sunday with a community church service and lunch. For more information, go to http://www.gladbrookcorncarnival.org.