Montgomery County Elk City, Kansas

 Old Settlers Day
 In Elk City

    SEPTEMBER 6th &  7th  2013

    Elk City Free Fair 1929 Picture of Elk City Free Fair of 1929

    Once a year the town of Elk City has a fair where young and old alike show their talents in growing flowers, vegetables, crafts, needlework, quilts, paintings, canning, grains etc. Clubs and churches get together and build floats and booths, all leading up to the Old Settlers Day festivities. There is a Prince and Princess coronation for 5 year olds and a Senior Girls Queen of the fair. Parade, Kids' Races, Volleyball Tournament, Medallion Hunt, Basketball Tournament, Horseshoe Pitching, Bingo, Wayne Johnson Memorial Car Show, Pie Auctions, Talent Shows, a Free Bean Feed, Parade and all kinds of activities for young and old.
    It's a lot of fun and all are welcome.

    FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 6th, 2013

    9:00 a.m. Booths and Exhibits:
    All entries in by Noon Friday. Place Community Building. 12:00 p.m. Judging of booths and exhibits.

    5:30 p.m. Concession stand at the ballfield.

    5:00 - 9:00 p.m. Annual Wayne Johnson Memorial Car Show, at the ball field, judging at 9 p.m.

    Other evening events Friday the 9th at the ballfield are:

    Queen Crowning
    Pie Auction
    Door Prizes
    Cake Walk
    Game Booths
    Kids Inflatables
    Farm Bureau Kids Tractor Pull

    Wayne Johnson Memorial Car Show -
    September 6th at the Ballfield on Lincoln Street.
    Registration fee is $10.00 (must be 16 yrs and older to participate)
    Registration from 4 pm to 6:00 pm

    Top 5 in Original Car
    Top 5 in Modified Car
    Top 5 Original Pick up
    Top 5 Modified Pick Up

    Special Awards & Classes
    Best Paint
    Best in Show
    Peoples Choice Best Club Partidipation
    Top 3 Unifinished class - must be in primer or no interior
    Top 3 Special Inerest Class (Motorcycles, Doonbuggies, Lawn Mowers, Four Wheelers etc.)

    Power of the Past Display all day Friday and Saturday at the ball field


    7:00-9:00 a.m. Breakfast served at the First Christian Church - Biscuits & Gravy
    10:00 a.m. Parade - entries welcome
    11:30a.m. Kids Races at the Ball Field;

    • Pre-Kindergarten & Kindergarten Tri-cycle Race - bring your own trike
    • Stick horse or broom race bring your own horse
    •Sack Races
    •Foot Races
    • 3 legged Race
    •Land Ski Race
    •Turtle Races - Kids bring your own turtles NO WATER TURTLES.
    •Find Money in Straw pile.
    •Game Booths

    12:00 Noon LUNCH SERVED - Fair Concession Stand at Ballfield

    • Medallion Hunt at ball field-Instructions and clues will be posted
    • Free Throw Shoot

    1:00 p.m.

    B-B-Q Cookoff Contest - entries welcome $10.00 entry fee
    •VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT - entry $3.00 per person. Coed 3 men 3 woment 16 & up, no subs.
    • Horseshoe Pitching Contest
    • Free Watermellon Feed - sponsored by Montgomery County Farm Bureau

    3:00 p.m.

    •Hememade Salsa Contest

    5:00p.m. FREE BEAN FEED - Bring your own table service

    5:00 P.M..MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT - IHS Orchestra
    5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Jake Stockton and Outlaw Souls

    7:30p.m. TALENT CONTEST entry fee $15.00

    Youth thru 14 years
    Adult 15 and over

    8:00 PONY PULL
    9:00 p.m. DANCE - music by Retro Rockers

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