Three-day festival begins today

Grimes Governors Days is scheduled to begin today, June 12 and continue through Saturday, June 14. The annual event includes concerts, parades, carnivals, car shows and more and will primarily be held at Waterworks Park at West 1st Street (Hwy 44) and North James Street.

The event is anchored by the Governors Days Parade, which is scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday in Grimes. This year’s parade theme is "Everything is Awesome." See the Dallas County Calendar on page B4 for full schedule or visit: