Wapakoneta, Ohio (WIMA) - Wapakoneta proudly celebrates its rich historic past and space exploration each year during the Summer Moon Festival that got underway on Wednesday and runs through Saturday.

This year is the 45th anniversary of Neil Armstrong’s walk on the moon with additional events at the Armstrong museum taking place- including a Saturday morning 5k and 10k run to the moon walk.

Bands will be on hand playing an assortment of genres for all to enjoy- as The Staples are performing Friday- and Nashville Crush performs on Saturday.