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  • Jason Boland and the Stragglers
  • Shiner Hobo Band
  • Gene Watson
  • Mariachi Ranchero

 

 

✯ Musical Lineup

Weekend Music Festival Lineup

Friday - Oct 18

DJ Jeff Boltz from 5 to 8

Broken Alibi from 8 to Midnight

Saturday - Oct 19

Mariachi Ranchero from 11:30 to 1

Stephanie Ross & Southern Drive from 1 to 3

Legal Limit from 3:30 to 6

Bri Bagwell from 7 to 8:30

J B and the Moonshine Band from 9 to 10:30

Jason Boland and the Stragglers from 11 to 12:30

Sunday - Oct 20

Shiner Hobo Band from 12 to 2

Gene Watson from 3 to 4:30

✯ Events/Attractions

Washer Pitch/Horseshoe Throw

Saturday, October 19

Registration begins at 12:00 p.m. in Cookoff Area of the City Park - Competition begins at 12:30 p.m.

washer horseshoes at Western Days

The Washer Pitch Competition will be held first, followed by the Horseshoe Throw

2-person teams - Entry Fee - $20 per person

First and Second Place Awards to be given in both the Washer Pitch and Horseshoe Throw Competition.

For more information contact Barry M Watson, CPA at 361-564-2327

Good ole fun whether one is a contestant or just a spectator!

Bring a lawn chair, family and friends and come out to enjoy an afternoon of friendly competition.

Quilt Show

Saturday October 19 - 12:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.

quilt show at Western Days

Chamber of Commerce Building located in Cowpoke Canyon **

8 Awards given by the vote of the People

Come out and vote for your favorite Quilt.

SEAMS LIKE HOME is sponsoring this Annual Western Days Event.

Sarah Hahn Chairmen

Contact her at 361-564-9455

www.a littlefabricstore.com

** South Riedel St. - corner of South Riedel and 4th St

 

Arrowhead/Artifact Exhibit

Sunday October 20 - 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Arrowhead Artifact Exhibit at Western Days

In Cowpoke Canyon **

Arrowheads and Artifacts will be on display in the Chamber of Commerce Office.

Come see findings from a people who lived in and around this area many years ago.

Some of the items on display have been authenticated by experts in the field.

For more information call Buddy Bolt 361-550-7745 or Steven Hoefling 361-564-3558.

** South Riedel and 4th Street

Corn Hole Tournament

Sunday October 20 - Registration begins at 11:00 a.m.

Sunday in the Cookoff Area located in the City Park Competition begins at 12:00 p.m.

Corn Hole Tournament at Western Days

This fight for Bragging Rights will be limited to 16 teams.

2-person teams - Entry Fee - $20 per person - First and Second Place Awards

For more information contact - Barry M Watson, CPA at 361-564-2327

A new competitive and popular sport is being introduced to Western Days.

Bring family & friends to cheer your team to Championship Status!

✯ Kids Events

Petting Zoo & Pony Rides

Saturday noon to 8 pm - Sunday noon to 5 pm

Petting Zoo and Pony Rides at Western days

Located in Cowpoke Canyon

Lil’ Wrangler Stick Horse Rodeo

Saturday, October 19

Registration begins at 12:30 p.m. in Cowpoke Canyon **

Competition begins at 1:00 p.m.

Stick Horse Contest at Western days

No Entry Fee

The Rodeo is open to the first 40 (boys/girls) registering 8 years old and younger.

Events include:

Best Western Dressed Cowboy, Best Western Dressed Cowgirl

1st & 2nd place ribbons are given in the Cowboy & Cowgirl category

Trail Express:

Involves riding a stick horse thru a course – Timed Event

1st, 2nd, 3rd place ribbons are given in each age group

(Age groups: 4 & under - 5 & 6 year olds - 7 & 8 year olds)

Calf Roping:

Involves putting a rope loop around a stick calf then ringing a cow bell - Timed Event.

1st, 2nd, 3rd place ribbons are given in each age group

(Age groups: 4 & under - 5 & 6 year olds - 7 & 8 year olds)

The Saddle Bag:

Contestants run to a tub & grab a bag containing a goodie.

Everyone is a winner!

Kids are welcome to bring their own stick horse or use one provided by Western Days.

Be sure to take pictures of these Young Cowpokes in rodeo action!

** South Riedel St. – Arena behind Chamber/Western Days office

Mutton Bustin'

Saturday, October 19

Registration begins at 1:30 p.m. in Cowpoke Canyon **

Competition begins at 2:30 p.m.

Mutton Bustin at Western days

$25 Entry Fee

This Event is open to boys & girls weighing 50 pounds or less.

Each Contestant must have a signed waiver from a parent or guardian.

Each Contestant must wear a protective vest and helmet that is provided.

Children are placed on the back of a sheep in a chute. The chute opens and the ride begins until they fall off or time expires.

Winners are chosen according to their judged ride.

First – Second – Third Place Awards will be presented.

A fun time not only for the contestants but for parents, grandparents and all spectators.

Bring your camera for some great pictures!

** South Riedel St. – Arena behind Chamber/Western Days office

Pig Scramble

Saturday, October 19

Registration begins at 2:30 p.m. in Cowpoke Canyon **

Competition follows Mutton Bustin’ around 3:30 p.m.

Pig Scramble at Western days

$10 Entry Fee

This Event is open to anyone between the ages of 5 and 55+

Each minor contestant must have a signed waiver from a parent or guardian.

Contestants are divided up into age groups

Contestants line up at a starting line. When the announcer gives the signal, contestants run to catch a pig. The first contestant to bring a pig into the winner’s circle is declared the WINNER.

First Place Awards will be presented in each age group competing.

This event is a squealing good time not only for our youth competing but for "no longer youth" competitors also!

** South Riedel St. – Arena behind Chamber/Western Days office

Kids Tractor Pull

Sunday, October 20

Registration begins at 1:00 p.m. in Cowpoke Canyon **

Competition begins at 1:30 p.m.

kids tractor pull at Western days

No Entry Fee

This Event is open to boys & girls between the ages of 3 and 10.

Each Contestant must have a signed waiver from a parent or guardian.

Age Divisions: 3 & 4 year olds

5 & 6 year olds

7 & 8 year olds

9 & 10 year olds

The event involves a starting line and pedal tractors.

Each contestant has 30 seconds to pull.

Pull is over after 30 seconds or if the child's foot touches the ground.

The distance pulled is measured. Winners are determined by the farthest distance pulled in each age division.

Contestants age 7 to 10 have a weighted sled hitched to the tractor

First - Second - Third Place Awards will be presented.

A test of strength and a good time of competition.

Be ready to capture some Tractors in Motion pictures.

** South Riedel St. - Next to City Hall

 

Activities/Events subject to change without notice.

✯ Event Winners

Information coming as soon as it becomes available.

✯ Entries

 

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✯ Checklist

does and don't at Yorktown Western Days

What to bring:

Sunscreen

Bug Spray

Chairs

Blankets

Strollers

Cameras

What not to Bring:

Containers of any kind (Cans / Bottles)

Coolers

Umbrellas

Weapons of any kind (Including Pocket Knifes)

Animals

Video/Audio Recording Devices

Activities/Events subject to change without notice.

2019 Western Days Sponsors

Sponsors for this years event include:

Diamond Star

 

 

 

 

Platinum Badge

 

 

 

 

Gold Nugget

 

 

 

 

Silver Spurs

 

 

 

 

Bronze Buckle

Weischwill Real Estate, Hilltop Services, McMahan Welding, M. H. Leske Oil Co.,Weber Motor Company, Coker Insurance Agency, Gerhardt Jewelry, Cuero National Bank, TrustTexas Bank, Yorktown Community Hall, Franke Farm Service, Yorktown Nursing & Rehab, Prosperity Bank, Captain Cody Carson, Ful-O-Pep Feeds, Yorktown Medical Clinic, Arguellez Automotive, McMahan Welding,Seams Like Home, Ortiz Construction, Encina Services, Bob Bitterly, Yorktown Country Club

 

 

Cowboy Hat

Cuero Veterinary Clinic, Blanca & Carlton McBride, Massey Funeral Home, Partners Chevrolet Buick GMC, Meyersville Store, A1 Shiner Fire & Safety

 

 

Lariat

Thomas Surveyors, Jim & Brenda Nash, Caraway Ford, JoAnn Cornelius, Victoria Farm Equipment, Nordheim Shooting Club, Schwab's Gun Shop, Ressman Nursery, Shear Designs Hair Salon, Hairstation, Dare to Dream Salon & Boutique, Texas Roadhouse, John Hurst, Olive Garden,Standard Printing, Aunt Di's Kountry Kitchen, Abuelita's, Red Lobster

 

 

 

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