It's been a hot week, and MPR News jumps into this weekend festivals.
• Box Car Days runs through Monday in Tracy, with the big parade, 1p.m. Monday.
• Bovey's 102nd annual Farmer Day runs all weekend, with farming-theme competitions and a parade Monday morning.
• Voyageur Days in Crane Lake, near the Canadian border in Voyageurs National Park. Local businesses are hosting the weekend's events, which include a power boat racing.
Missy Erbes, executive director of the Tracy Chamber of Commerce, talks with MPR News about the 86th annual Box Car Days.