May 29-October 2, 2021
Join us down along River Street behind Bushel & A Peck. The Manchester Farmer’s Market is open from May 29 through October 2 from 7:30-11 AM. Vendor fees are $30 for the season and $40 if paid by May 1. Daily fee to be a vendor is $5. Thank you for supporting our local producers!
June 5, 2021
Rhubarb + Barbecue= Rhubacue! This year we’ve added something that we think will really spice things up! As part of the Rhubacue on the River celebration, join us for a 5K Run/Walk through scenic Manchester, Iowa, starting along the beautiful Whitewater Park. A kids fun run will follow at 10:15am. Packet pick-up and race day registration will begin at 8:00am the morning of the run with the run starting at 9:00am. And for you running enthusiasts it will be timed.
June 21, 2021
Hartridge Golf Course
August 7, 2021
Join us August 7, 2021 for the epic return of Bacon-N-Hops Fest! 5:30PM-10:30PM we will be at the new location – the Delaware County Fairground Ball Diamonds! In the 1st inning there will be sampling from over 10 breweries & wineries from all over Iowa that will be a home run! During the 2nd inning you will be served a dinner of a meal – with bacon of course! The 3rd inning Darrell, Jacque & Connie will perform all their hits! And for the grand slam, Slap ‘N’ Tickle will knock it out of the park! Get your tickets HERE.
October 21, 2021
Join us online on October 21st, 2021, for the 2nd Annual EmpowHer Women’s Night. We will also be awarding the Woman of the Year Award, have an online raffle, and a guest speaker. Tickets for the raffle will go on sale September 24th.
The Manchester Area Woman of the Year possesses qualities that have helped improve the quality of life for the residents and communities of the Manchester Area. She has shown passion and dedication and has put her time, energy and skills to use in community enrichment, growth, and care and has been selfless in her actions through business development, community leadership, personal inspiration or volunteerism among other roles.