Visitors was fixed on the Lyon County Fairgrounds Thursday night for a beloved annual occasion with a little bit of a change this yr.
The 2021 Preserve it a Secure Summer season occasion made its triumphant return after being canceled final yr because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Whereas coronavirus restrictions have been easing constantly over the previous few months organizers nonetheless urged on the facet of warning and transitioned this yr’s occasion right into a drive-thru format.
Organizers have been happy with how easily the occasion ran by way of the night. Loni Heinen of the Emporia Group Basis says it was necessary to organizers to have the occasion again on the calendar this yr.
Automobiles entered the fairgrounds by way of the south entrance and proceeded by way of 5 designated areas to choose up a goody bag with data on upcoming summer season actions and a few particular hidden prizes in accordance with organizer Missy Floyd.
A complete of 1,000 baggage have been put collectively for Thursday’s occasion.