Dell Rapids City Park held the 16th Annual Relay for Life on Friday, July 28th, into the morning on Saturday, July 29th. The event started at 6:00 p.m. on Friday and wrapped with a sunrise service at 6:00 a.m. on Saturday.
The Boy Scouts once again held a Whopper feed starting at 5:30 on Friday evening. The Cancer Crusaders ran a concession stand until 10:00 p.m. Friday night. Luminaries again lined the paths of the park and were lit at dusk on Friday.
The Survivor Walk was the official kick-off to the Relay for Life event at 6:00 p.m. on Friday. After the Survivor Walk, entertainment was provided by various individuals including the Hallelujah Hooligans, Heidi Moen, Jon Hanson, John Pollman, Kahler Berven and Devon Weber, and Shane Skinner. The emcee for the event was Erica Fersdahl.