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THE SCHEDULE

Note: Activities are at Flander's Park unless otherwise noted

FRIDAY, AUGUST 13TH 5:30pm - 7:30pm

  • Softball Tournament Registration at Joe Rowell Park

  • 5:15pm: Kids to meet at the Dolores General Store to begin lineup for the Kids Bike Parade, 300 Central Avenue (wagons, strollers, parents and kids walking are also allowed).

  • 5:30pm - 6:30pm: Kids Bike Rodeo, Sponsored by the Dolores Rotary Club. Rodeo area is located just North of Central Avenue on 5th Street. Free helmets to first 75 kids. Free bike tuneups from Kokopelli Bike & Board.

  • 6:30pm: Drawing for kids bike giveaways sponsored by the Dolores Rotary Club.

  • 6:45pm: Kids Ice Cream Eating Contest, Flander's Park, Sponsored by the Dolores General Store.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 8TH 6am - 9pm

  • 6am: K-9 Search & Rescue Pancake breakfast @ K-9 Dog House, next to the Dolores Fire Station, 47 Central Avenue (Parking along Central Ave)

  • 7am: Softball Tournament at Joe Rowell Park, 100 Railroad Avenue

  • 8am: Escalante Days 5K Run, Central Avenue and 5th Street. Supports the Dolores Middle & High School Cross Country Programs. Entry fee: $40 for adults, $20 age 18 and under, Registration includes commemorative t-shirt designed by Dolores High School graphic design class. Entries must be received by July 28th to guarantee a t-shirt.

  • 8am: Vendors, food and Live Broadcast opens at Flander's Park, 420 Railroad Avenue

  • 10am: Escalante Days Parade, Central Avenue, Sponsored by the Dolores Chamber of Commerce. Lineup begins at 9am in front of Dolores High School. Theme is "Find your Adventure"

  • 10am - 8pm: Beer & Wine Tent is open

  • 10:15am: Four Corner's Community Band Performance

  • 11am: Chain Saw Contest

  • 11am - 2pm: Dolores River Anglers Casting and Fishing Demos at Riverside Park

  • 12:30pm: Watermelon Eating Contest, Sponsored by The Depot

  • 1pm: Arm Wrestling Contest

  • 1pm: Salsa Contest: Public tasting and vote

  • 2pm: Penny Hunt, Sponsored by Dolores State Bank

  • 2:30pm: Water Balloon Toss Contest, Sponsored by The Ponderosa Restaurant

  • 3:30pm: Egg Toss, Sponsored by The Dolores Food Market

  • 3:30pm: Kiwanis Club's Duck Race takes off at Riverside Park

  • 4pm: Hula Hoop Contest

  • 5pm - 8pm: BLOCK Party. Will be closing the road on Central Avenue between 4th & 5th Street. Live Music and dancing. Beer & Wine Tent is open, sponsored by Just Wood Floors

  • 9pm: Home Run Derby @ Joe Rowell Park

SUNDAY, AUGUST 15TH 

  • 7am: Softball Tournament Continues at Joe Rowell Park, 100 Railroad Avenue

 

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