Pioneer Days kicks off Friday


The 53rd annual Pioneer Days Celebration kicks off this Friday with a 5K walk starting at 10:00 a.m. at Pioneer Hall.  Alumni Supper and program begins at 5:00 p.m.  The Dupree Wacipi will begin at 7:00 p.m. and a talent show will take place at Pioneer Hall at 7:30 p.m.

On Saturday, rodeo slack will start at 8:00 a.m. The parade will be held at 10:00 a.m. and the theme for this year is Lucky 13. Street sports begin at 11:00 a.m. and All You Can Eat Buffet will take place at the Catholic Church from 11-1.  The afternoon wacipi begins at 1:00 p.m.  The SDRA/NRCA Rodeo begins at 5:00 p.m.  The evening wacipi begins at 7:00 p.m.

A dance at Pioneer Hall begins at 9:00 p.m. with music provided by “TNT”.

The final day of celebration begins with rodeo slack at 8:00 a.m. and a free breakfast from 7-9 at Pioneer Hall.  At 9:00 a Community Church Service will be held at Pioneer Hall.  The Ziebach County Historical Society will hold their Silent Auction from 9 a.m. through noon.   A free Appreciation Dinner sponsored by 1st Financial Bank will be held at 12:30 followed by free ice cream sponsored by Moreau Grand Electric.  The Little Miss Ziebach County Contest will take place at 1:30 p.m.

The Sunday Wacipi will be held at 1:00 p.m. with the rodeo concluding the celebration.

For the full schedule see the July 11th edition of the West River Eagle or on our Facebook page.