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"Flathead Cherry Classic" Youth Street Hockey Tournament

By now, everyone surely knows that the incredible Polson Main Street Flathead Cherry Festival is happening this weekend, July 21 and 22. With events like the Cherry Pie-Eating Contest and Cherry Pit-Spitting Contest, live music, and amazing food and craft vendors, there is already a huge amount of fun to be had at this annual community extravaganza. However, this year will also feature a new addition to the festivities: the inaugural Flathead Cherry Classic!

Enjoy Fine Art at the Sandpiper Gallery's Two Festivals

Sandpiper Art and Gift Gallery has not one, but two separate art festivals happening within the next month! First, on July 28 & 29, the Flathead Lake Festival of Art will be held in Sacajawea Park; then, on August 11, the Sandpiper Art Festival will fill the lawn in front of the Lake County Courthouse. If you love art, then you must love summertime in Polson!

Vote in the Annual Cherry Quilt Show July 10-18

As you know, there is no shortage of fun activities happening around Polson this July, including the highly anticipated Cherry Festival on July 21 & 22! In the weeks leading up to then, join All In Stitches quilt shop as they celebrate the festival with their annual Cherry Quilt Show! Your vote could be the one that decides who takes home the top spot, but you have to submit your ballot by July 18!