Wheatheart of the Nation Celebration Schedule

The annual Wheatheart of the Nation Celebration—our commemoration of when Perryton was founded in 1919—is just around the corner! Celebration week will begin Tuesday, August 20, but there are fun events throughout August. Here’s the preliminary schedule. We’ll keep you updated as details are available.

August 2 and 3
“Alice in Wonderland” performance

August 511

August 15–17
Softball tournament benefitting Snack Pack for Kids

August 16 and 17

August 17
Arts and crafts festival in the park
WRCA Junior Rodeo
Rodeo dance featuring David Ball

August 20
PAC sand volleyball tournament

August 21
Community Worship Service

August 22
Retail Trade Main Street block party
Lion’s Club free watermelon feed
Masonic Lodge grocery giveaway

August 23
Wheatheart Dance with Ken Stonecipher and The Wooden Nickel (free)

August 24
United Supermarket free breakfast
BBBS run/walk
Old Timers Reunion
Muscle car exhibition
Wheatheart of the Nation parade
Museum of the Plains Pioneer Day
Wheatheart Council BBQ cooked by Smoke Pit
PAC golf tournament
Demolition derby

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