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Sidney Gold Rush Days

June 9, 2017 - June 10, 2017

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Friday, June 9th, 2017 – 5:00 p.m. -8:00 p.m.
Saturday, June 10th, 2017 – 7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Family oriented outdoor event emphasizing the history of the Sidney to Deadwood Gold Rush trail in the mid 1870’s.    The event includes free entertainment with this year’s performers being Joan Wells (trick roper), the Green Valley Homesteaders (bluegrass band), Gold Canyon Gunfighters, (old west reenactments), the Aspen County Band (local country band), Chris Gutierrez (local vocalist), Paul Siebert (Musicman), David Seay (traditional folk music) and Gordy Wilkins (local historian & story teller).   There are plenty of activities such as hands-on gold panning demonstrations, wagon rides, pie baking contest, quick draw competition, black power cannon firings, and lots of games for the children.   We have a wide variety of craftsmen demonstrating blacksmithing, sewing, quilting, woodworking & coopering, knitting, weaving, sock making, and leather tanning.   The event includes vendors selling food, hand crafted items, and other home based business products.

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Start:
June 9, 2017
End:
June 10, 2017

Venue

Legion Park
Sidney, NE 69162 United States
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