Dash Through The Past 5K Race

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Dash Through the Past 5K Race. The Race is a fundraiser dedicated to the memory of the "jogging judge" the Honorable R.C. Vaughan. The money raised will go toward a fund for the upkeep of all of the properties in the Village. The rest of the day will be a "Frontier Day" in the Village will the activities listed below.

Date: April 27, 2013
Time:
8:00 a.m. - 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk
8:00 a.m. - Chip Timed 5k Run

"Award Ceremony immediately following the race"

Race Location: Grayson County Frontier Village, Loy Lake Park,
Highway 75, Exit 67-Denison

Flag Ceremony
Indian Drumming and singing
Dutch oven demonstrations
'Judge Roy Bean' holds court

Touring of Historic Homes
Food and other vendors
Crochet demonstration
Cowboy explanations and some cowboy activities (for visitors to try)
Early Doctor
Lock up /bail out
Western Shoot-outs
animals (baby goat and chickens for sure)
Guides for the Bass House
Mercantile Tent
Craft Demos in the historic One Room Schoolhouse and mercantile tent (young visitors will have a chance to try them)
Picture ops with Chuck (Longhorn statue)
Music by Tanner Young and by John Grubb and the Full Quiver
Quilter
Games of early times (young visitors will be invited to try them)
Frontier Soldiers
Army Tents
Civil War skirmishes
Flint knapers/knife makers
Basket Weaver
Spinner
Indian Jewelry, leather bags & some knives (how to make Indian chokers)
Card weaving (till about 2:00)
Chuck wagon cook (Mr. Golden)
Butter churning
Picture taking booth
Blow Gun Maker

Working on:
Weaver (Our spinner will be in the historic Hendricks House where there is a loom which she will explain)
Knitter
Potter
Indian Ways
Blacksmith
Folkloric Dancers
More Music

Food:
Indian Fry bread and Indian Tacos
Kettle corn
Snacks, soft drinks and water

Vendors: (as of 4/9)
Avon
Pampered Chef
Tastefully Simple
Coins/ Knives
Cookie Lee Jewelry
Sand Art
Handmade Jewelry
Crafty Heron
Life Chiropractic (with Chair Massage)
Sock Monkey Lady (hand crafted items as well as the sock monkeys)
Wooden pens
Ms Jeanie's Mercantile: Rag Dolls /Macrame jewelry


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