To say there's plenty to do around the area this weekend is the understatement of the day.

New London Park Days gets underway midday Friday, with a full day of activities planned for Saturday, including the Food, Wine, Craft Beers and Music Festival from 3-6 p.m. Saturday.

The 19th annual Marion County Relay for Life kicks off Friday evening at Flower City Park in Palmyra, running from 6 p.m. to 2 a.m.

The rescheduled Movies in the Park is 9 p.m. Friday at Huckleberry Park in Hannibal, preceded by a demonstration by the Marion County 4-H Robot Team.

The Hannibal Arts Council's First Friday Art Adventure, featuring "UPCYCLE: Found Art Sculpture," runs from 4-6 p.m. Friday at the HAC offices.

There's a Red Cross Blood Drive at Christ Lutheran Church in Quincy from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.

Hannibal Parks & Recreation and Parents as Teachers put on the first Big Dirt Dig from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday at the Admiral Coontz Recreation Center.

The Marion County Services for the Developmentally Disabled's 3rd annual Smile-A-Mile Buddy Walk steps off at 9 a.m. Saturday at Nipper Park in Hannibal.

The Past Master's annual Strawberry and Ice Cream Social runs from noon to 7 p.m. at the Masonic Hall in Canton.

The Hannibal Jaycees 3rd annual Epic Music Showcase starts at 6 p.m. Saturday at Tanyard Gardens.

On Sunday, it's Bike Sunday at Riverview Nazarene Church, with a bike show, morning worship, a meal, a biker blessing and an evening service.

There's a Fishing for Freedom Hannibal weigh-in at Nipper Park at 11 a.m. Sunday.

The Hannibal Arts Council presents Flamenco guitarist Ronald Radford at the Arts Council at 2 p.m. Sunday.

And, Bluff Hall Men's Fellowship's annual Ice Cream Social and Country Store starts at the hall in rural Payson at 3:30 p.m. Sunday.