Surry is set to celebrate 250 years and Old Home Days today through Sunday and Aug. 16-17.

The event will feature tethered hot air balloon rides, corn maze, arts and crafts show, a chicken barbecue with the fire department, community potluck, hot pepper eating contest, chili cook-off, Tom Foolery Band, bus to the Festival of Fireworks in Jaffrey and more.

For a complete schedule and information, go to