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The Douglas County Fair is holdiing demolition derbys on Friday night and Sunday afternoon. It also held a lawn mower demolition derby Thursday night. (File photo)

Friday, Aug. 17

7:30-8:30 a.m. Wake Up Alexandria! Country Blossom Farm, 1951 Englund Ave. SW, Alexandria

Douglas County Fair

Saturday, Aug. 18

8:30 a.m. Holmes City Farmers Market (ends at 11:30 a.m.) and Community Breakfast (ends at 10:30 a.m.)

9 a.m.-noon Alexandria Farmers Market, Big Ole Central Park

1-3 p.m. J.A. Rost book signing, Cherry Street Books, Alexandria

Douglas County Fair

Sunday, Aug. 19

7 p.m. Festival of the Lakes chamber music concert, Alexandria United Methodist Church

Douglas County Fair

Tuesday, Aug. 21

1 p.m. "Resilience," free film, Douglas County Library, Alexandria

Wednesday, Aug. 22

5-8 p.m. Pizza and music fundraiser, United Methodist Church, Alexandria

6-7:30 p.m. Terry Kennedy & Bill Riggs concert, Knute Nelson Healing Garden, Alexandria

Thursday, Aug. 23

4:30-5:30 p.m. Off The Clock! Alexandria Aviation, Inc., 2604 Aga Dr., Alexandria

7 p.m. Jazz Committee, Concert on the Douglas County Courthouse lawn

Friday, Aug. 24

7 p.m. "The Man From Earth," Fire Pit Productions, Lakes Area Theatre, Alexandria

7 p.m. Quad Squad Improv, Andria Theatre, Alexandria