Thursday
65°
Chance Rain Showers
58%
Thursday Night
53°
Slight Chance Rain Showers
21%
Friday
74°
Mostly Cloudy
10%
Friday Night
60°
Chance Thunderstorms
45%
Saturday
79°
Chance Thunderstorms
27%
Saturday Night
63°
Chance Thunderstorms
41%
Sunday
79°
Chance Thunderstorms
39%
Sunday Night
58°
Chance Rain Showers
29%
Memorial Day
73°
Chance Rain Showers
35%
Monday Night
56°
Chance Rain Showers
33%
Tuesday
70°
Chance Rain Showers
35%
Tuesday Night
53°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
17%
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Friday, June 26th, 2009
Cat napping
Photo by Mark Pummell/The Daily Standard

Visitors to the Maria Stein Country Fest this weekend will have numerous opportunities to experience The Big Cat Encounter. In addition to performances each day, the cats will be on display in their air-conditioned trailer for visitors wanting a closer look. The festival, which draws nearly 70,000 visitors each year, takes place on the grounds of the Maria Stein Center off St. Johns Road.

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