With limitations surrounding public gatherings, this year's Turtle Fest June 17-21 will be proceeding with modifications, according to a Perham Area Chamber of Commerce news release.

Both the Turtle Fest Parade and the Main Street Concerts have been canceled.

The Turtle Fest committee will be reviewing the remaining events to ensure social distancing guidelines can be safely followed. The committee will be adding additional safe promotions for the enjoyment of area residents and visitors.

In addition, the weekly summer Turtle Races have also been canceled, and will be replaced with alternative events, according to the release.

The schedule updates will be coming in the following weeks and can be found at perham.com/turtlefest.