History Day event set in Elk River during ArtSoup

A History Day event will be held in Elk River in conjunction with the ArtSoup festival on Saturday, June 15.

Events include:

•10 a.m. to noon: An old town ball game at Handke Stadium, 1170 Main St.

•1 p.m.: A fashion show by the Living History Society in downtown Elk River.

•2 p.m.: Best historic costume contest is tentatively scheduled.

Pamphlets with a walking tour of historical downtown Elk River will be available at the Heritage Preservation Commission booth.

Tours of a public archaeological dig at Bailey Point Nature Preserve will be held at 3 p.m.