■ The Dinghy Dash to be held Aug. 4. The boat-building competition will be held at the south end of the Menominee Marina, sponsored by Fincantieri Marinette Marine, and will be held in conjunction with the Menominee Water Festival, Aug. 4. Boatbuilding beginning at noon and a race at 4:30 p.m. For more information, persons may email events@us.fincantieri.com.