"*" These are events not sponsored or sanctioned by the American Legion LeBron Post 58 or the
Oklahoma '89er Celebration committee.
They are listed here for your convenience so you can enjoy all the events that will be going on.
EVENTS PLANNED FOR 2017
Tuesday, April 18: Chuck Wagon Dinner and Kick-Off Auction @ Logan County Fairgrounds
Doors Open at 4:30 p.m. Dinner begins at 5:00
Entertainment at 5:30 featuring the Cottonwood Creek Cloggers
Auction: 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday, April 19: Official OK '89er Meet & Greet Chamber Coffee -- Sponsored by BancFirst
Meet the 2017 Queen and Princess
Meet our Parade Grand Marshalls Kenneth & Jane Mitchell
See the most complete set of Official '89er Button Plates
Time: 9:30 a.m., 202 W. Oklahoma Avenue
Carnival Begins at it's NEW LOCATION Oklahoma to Harrison along Wentz
Time: 5:00 p.m.
Barrel Racing & Guthrie Chamber After Hours Event -- Sponsored by Jerry Casey
Location: Fairgrounds Rodeo Arena & Extension Convention Building
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, April 20: Food Trucks and Vendors "Ready for Business" at 11:00 a.m.
Location: Cleveland to Harrison Aves along First Street
Guthrie Jazz Band Free Concert at 5:30 p.m.
Location: Courtyard in front of Post Office at First and Oklahoma
"NEW" "The Great Bed Run" A 5 member team races their bed on Oklahoma between Capitol & Elm
Entry fee: $30.00 per team. Register on line at www.guthriechamber.com
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Friday, April 21: Geezers, Gassers & Hawgs Car Gathering -- Sponsored by the Guthrie Rotary Club
Photos Location T.B.D. Gathering time: 3:00 p.m.
Ronnie Kaye's Dancemobile & Vehicle Viewing along Oklahoma Avenue from 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Story Teller Tales -- Sponsored by the Guthrie Territory Tellers
Location: Apothecary Gardens at the corner of Oklahoma and Second from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Kids Big Wheel Race -- Sponsored by the Guthrie Kiwanis Club for ages 3 - 7
Location: Oklahoma Avenue in front of the Post Office beginning at 5:00 p.m.
Old Timers' Baseball Game -- Sponsored by the Territorial Capital Sports Museum
Location: Squire's Field at 6:00 p.m. with special Guest: "Geese" Ausbie
(This Game is played during the annual Guthrie High School '89er Invitational Tournament)
Mutton Busting & Bull Riding - Sponsored by Jerry Casey
Location: Fairground Rodeo Arena **** $5.00 Gate fee ages 5 & over and bring a canned food
Time: Gates Open at 5:00 p.m.; Mutton Busting at 5:30 and Bull Riding at 7:00 p.m.
Contestants pay an entry fee
Saturday, April 22: "Hit The Bricks" 5K Race and 1 Mile Fun Run -- Sponsored by Mercy Hospital and LCHD
Race begins and ends at Mineral Wells Park at 7:00 a.m. for Fun Run; 7:30 for 5K (Animals invited to run with their person)
Register on line at www.Guthriehitthebricks.com or at 6:00 a.m. at the Park
First 100 entrants get a FREE T-SHIRT, animals get a free treat
PARADE!!! 88TH CONSECUTIVE YEAR. BEGINS AT 12:00 NOON
Begins at Masonic Temple travels Oklahoma Ave to 2nd St then on 2nd St to Harrison
and ends on W. Springer
Grand Marshall Kenneth and Jane Mitchell
Special Honoree "Geese" Ausbie, Retired Harlem Globetrotter and Crescent Native Son
Reception at the Territorial Sports Museum after the Parade to Meet Geese
Street Dance at the Jungle beginning at 3:00 p.m. Details available soon
Concert by the Byron Berline Band at the American Legion, 123 N. First
Play at the Pollard
IPRA/Open Rodeo at the Fairground Rodeo Arena -- Sponsored by Jerry Casey
Crowning of OK '89er Queen and Princess at 6:00 p.m.
Mutton Busting, gates open at 5:00, contestants begin at 5:30 p.m.
Rodeo begins at 7:00 p.m./Contestants pay an entry fee
Gate Entry: $5.00 & a canned food item (kids under 5 free)
Sunday, April 23: Bulldogging and Steer Wrestling at the Fairground Rodeo Arena -- Sponsored by Jerry Casey
Time: 1:00 p.m. Free Admission
THAT'S ALL FOLKS -- ENJOY ALL THE EVENTS THE COMMUNITY HAS PLANNED FOR YOU
Coach Doug Sauter and the Express Team ride
during the 2016 Parade
FOLLOW US TO GUTHRIE
APRIL 18 - 23, 2017