Archive for Thursday, August 30, 2007

De Soto Days Festival schedule of events

August 30, 2007

Schedule of Events

Thursday, Aug. 30:

  • Carnival Wristband Night, Miller Park, 6 to 10 p.m.

Cost: $18 per person, purchase a wristband and ride all of the rides

  • MIller Park food booths, 6 to 10 p.m.
  • Specialty cars at Miller Park, 6 p.m.

Majestic Car club with six specialty cars on display.

  • Trio Aztlen, Miller Park, 7 to 9 p.m., mariachi music


Friday, Aug. 31

  • Carnival Wristband Night, Miller Park, 6 to 10 p.m., $20 per person, purchase a wristband and ride all of the rides
  • Miller Park food booths, 6 to 10 p.m.

¢ Live Music at Miller Park, 7 to 10 p.m., country music (band to be announced).

Sons of the Confederate Vets, Miller Park

Saturday, Sept. 1

  • Car show, Miller Park "A" Field, 8 a.m. to noon, judging begins at 1 p.m.
  • Kid's Parade,from Peoria to Shawnee on 83rd St. 9:30 a.m.
  • De Soto Days Parade, downtown at 10 a.m.
  • Music In Miller Park from Kaw Prairie Community Church, following the parade until 11:45 a.m.
  • Children's balloon artist, Miller Park, following the parade for two hours.
  • Trolley rides from Miller Park gazebo, after parade to 6 p.m.
  • Craft and commercial booths, Miller Park - B Field, 11 a.m.

¢ VFW Bingo, Miller Park, all day after parade

  • Sons of the Confederate Vets, Miller Park
  • Kansas River Gang, Miller Park - T-ball (C) Field, noon, 2 p.m. and 4 p.m.
  • Carnival Wristband Night at Miller Park, 6 to 10 p.m., $20 per person
  • Adam Wyatt Blue's Band, Miller Park, B Ball Field

Time: 7 to 9 p.m.

  • Black Oak Arkansas band, Miller Park, B Ball Field

Time: 9:30 to 11 p.m.

Dates, times, activities and prices are subject to change. Visit desotoks.org for updates

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