The City of Marshall will host several activities Saturday. Festivities start at 9 a.m. with a Spring Fling on the Saline County Courthouse lawn. A Shriner’s Parade will begin at 11 a.m. followed by a “Jim the Wonder Dog” hot dog eating contest at from noon until 2 p.m. Residents are allowed to bring their dogs to the celebration, as long as they are leashed.