Old Settlers’ Days

“An Old Fashioned Welcome to Classmates and Friends”

93rd Old Settlers’ Reunion
Lodgepole, Nebraska – September 1-4, 2017

Friday, September 1
Karaoke – Off-Road Bar & Grill
The beer garden will be open Sept. 2nd, 3rd & 4th

Saturday, September 2
Old Settlers’ Platte Valley Tractor Pull

Start time: 10:00 am
Weigh-in starts at 8:00 am
Front Street in Lodgepole next to the South Park
Sanctioned by the Platte Valley Tractor Pullers Association
Food available throughout the day

Car Show
Registration from 10 am – 12 pm; Show & Shine from 12 pm – 3 pm; Awards Ceremony at 3 pm
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2 Person Beanbag Corn-Hole Tournament
11:00 am
Tournament to be held at the old football field.
For information, please call or text 308-250-1076.
Please bring your own boards.

Museum Open
12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Sunday, September 3
Church Services

9:00 am
South Park

Flower Show Registration
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Museum Open
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Kids Games
1:00 pm @ South Park

Demo Derby
Start time: 3:00 pm
Check in is 11 am – 2:30 pm
$65 for Driver and Car Plus 1
$20 for Pit Pass all ages
$10 Grandstand; 5 and under free
Kids Power Wheels Age 12 & Under
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Lodgepole Volunteer Fire Dept. Street Dance & Beer Garden
8:00 pm – 1:00 am
Lodgepole Community Hall
Dance to Borderline

Monday, September 4
Parade line-up
9:00 am

Old Settlers’ 93rd Annual Parade
11:00 am
“150 Years” theme
Five Categories:  Organization, Churches, Cars, Horses, Buggies/Wagons
Cash prizes: 1st $40; 2nd $30; 3rd $20
Kids parade with cash prizes: 1st $10; 2nd $7; 3rd $5
9:00 parade line-up; Parade starts at 10:00 am
For more information contact the Village Office at 308-483-5353

Freewill Donation BBQ
11:00 am in the South Park
Gloria Dei Lutheran Women’s Fellowship will be selling homemade pie

Museum Open
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Program in the South Park
1:00 pm
Country Store Drawings & Quilt Raffle
Snorkel, Abby Fraass & other local entertainment
**Special addition – Shane Jones will be doing Blacksmith demonstrations. Don’t miss the fun!
1:00 pm – Kids activity in the South Park
1:00 pm – Horseshoe Pitching at the North Park horseshoe pits, registration at 12:00 pm
2:00 pm – Free Watermelon sponsored by Adams Bank & Trust

Crafters and Vendors are welcome all weekend. No charge for spaces.

Concessions will be available throughout the event. Special Note: Anthony Ramirez will be selling enchiladas throughout the weekend using Ruby’s special recipes! Don’t miss his good food!

A beautiful HANDMADE QUILT donated by Janet Robert and Jamie Curtis being raffled; $1.00 per ticket or 6 tickets for $5.00. Lodgepole T-Shirts will be for sale, $15 each.