Erda will hold its annual celebration this weekend, highlighting what makes the Tooele County community special.
The festivities kick off on Friday, with an $8 a plate dinner at the Erda Ballpark beginning at 6:30 p.m. There will be a variety show following dinner, as well as a silent auction and raffle.
The events get off to an early start the following morning, with a 5K run and 1K kids run. The free race kicks off from the Beazer Home at 4336 Lidell Lane at 6:30 a.m.
The annual parade begins at 10 a.m. on Liddell Lane, and continues to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints church on Erda Way. Judging begins at 9:30 a.m. for the parade, which is open to the public.
The Erda Ballpark will be the site of a number of activities, which kick off at 12:30 p.m. with a $1 entrance fee. There will be games, a jumbo slide, dunking machine and climbing wall available to attendees.
There will also be food available from Erda Burgers, as well as drinks, treats and brownies. Erda T-shirts will also be available for sale during the annual summer celebration.
Kickball teams will compete at 1 p.m. and can register with Shelley North at 801-455-7488. Bingo will be held from 2-4 p.m., with a raffle beginning at 4 p.m.