7:00 – 10:00 Mason’s pancake breakfast
8:00 – 9:00 Vendor Setup
9:00 Bed Race
9:30 Derby Car Race
10:00 Breakfast Over- Chuck Wagon Lunch Begins
10:00 Turtle Race
10:15 Stage Art Dance Team
10:30 Simple Simon’s Pizza Eating contest
11:00 – 11:40 Heartland Xpress Bluegrass Band
11:45 Beard Contest
Noon Queen and Princess Crowning and Drawing of Raffle Tickets
12:30 Thunder Grill Hot Dog eating contest
12:50 – 1:40 Heartland Xpress Bluegrass Band
2:00 Grand Parade on Main Street
3:00 Shut down and clean up
Other events happening will be:
The Country Jubilee will have an Open House with open grill of burgers, hot dogs, fries and onion rings.
Fire Dept. Bouncy House and possibly a dunk tank.
Mechanical Bucking Bull set up on Maple St.
4-H petting zoo and kids games across from City Drug
Beard categories include: Longest, Grayest, Neatest, and Most Unusual
After nearly a twenty-year hiatus, Nowata County’s favorite pastime event, Pioneer Days, is set to return for the second straight year in downtown Nowata, Oklahoma. The event will take place on Saturday, May 2nd from 9am-3pm. With the event’s Grand Parade starting at 2pm.
Please join us this year, 2015, as we again, meet in downtown Nowata to celebrate our county and its history. This is a free event and is family friendly.
Expect to see the following at Pioneer Days in downtown Nowata:
Pioneer Day Princess Competition (Girls 6-12 years old)
Pioneer Day Queen Competition (Ladies 13-18 years old)
Bed Races on Main Street
Homemade Crafts & Gadgets
Old Fashioned American Parade on Main Street (Candy Included)
To become a vendor, sponsor, or volunteer for Pioneer Days, visit Nowata.com/PioneerDays.
Masonic Lodge providing a Pancake Breakfast downtown
Samsung Tablet donated by Attorney Brad Barron
Golden Boy UNCLE HENRY .22 Rifle donated by Regent Bank
Turtle Races sponsored by Chamber of Commerce
Beard Contest sponsored by Ella Carter of Keller Williams Realty
Bed Races sponsored by Ella Carter of Keller Williams Realty
Homeland Briskets donated by City of Nowata
Sandwich buns donated by Nowata Sonic
Gage Milliman announcer and Sound Equipment
(Miller Time) providing Stage Trailer.
Nowata First Church of God providing Table and chairs.