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Overbrook PRIDE will host Santa Fe Trail Days once again this year.
All events will take place Saturday, Sept. 25 at Overbrook fairgrounds. Beginning at noon, at the High Noon Saloon, will be the opening ceremony with the Adjutant General’s Mounted Color Guard. Children’s games follow at 12:30 p.m., including the stick horse race, three-legged race, pancake flipping, milk bucket race, cow pie tossing, egg race and much more.

The Fun Show beings at 2 p.m. in the fairgrounds arena. Events in the show include the boot race, diaper race, scoop shovel race, flag race, ribbon race, pick-up race and mutton busting. An entry fee will be charged for the show. A dance will complete the day, from 7-10 p.m. in the High Noon Saloon, by Mike and Brenda Schrimer.

Santa Fe Trail Days will also host an open fire chili cook-off on Saturday. An entry fee will be charged. Categories include chicken chili, chili with beans, chili without beans and best hot chili. Set-up begins at 7 a.m., judging at 4 p.m. and prizes awarded at 6 p.m.

The High Noon Saloon will be serving root beer, cream soda, sarsaparilla, root beer floats, popcorn, peanuts and beer. Ham and beans or stew will be served for lunch and chili or a brisket sandwich meal for dinner. Don’t miss the live entertainment by the High Noon Howlers.

For more information, contact Nancy Durbin at