LA CRESCENT, Inn. (WXOW) - The second-annual "Lizfest" was held Saturday afternoon in La Crescent. The event honors the life of Elizabeth Holman Melde, a non-smoker who died of lung cancer last April at the age of 25.
Family, friends and community members gathered at Veteran's Park and participated in a variety of entertainment - including a dunk tank, bag toss tournament, motorcycle rally and live music. An estimated 500 people attended the event.