Lancer Chokecherry Festival a favourite fall tradition
The 41st Annual Lancer Chokecherry Festival kicks off with a free BBQ lunch sponsored by Innovation Credit Union at noon on October 7 with “The Old West” as its theme. OCT. 7 Celebration Kick-off: noon – 1 p.m. Free BBQ lunch.
Texas Hold’em Tournament: Lancer Community Hall, Registration starts at 6:30 p.m., $75 entry fee, one re-buy, Max 50 players. Info: 689-2993 or 689-2925 OCT. 8 Registration: Lancer Community Hall, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Pancake Breakfast: 8 to 11 a.m., admission - Adults $8, 6-12 $4, Pre-school free.
Wagon Rides: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
S ouvenirs, jams, jellies and syrup: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Lancer Hall
Blacksmithing Demo: North side of the Hall
Craft Sale: 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Old Lancer Grocery Store
Lancer Museum: Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday by request
P.A.L.S. 4-H Show: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Lancer Ball Diamond
Food Fair: 2 to 4 p.m., Lancer Community Hall Parade: 1:30 p.m. Movie Matinee: 2:30 p.m. Lancer United Church, upstairs
Kids’ Carnival: 2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m., Lancer United Church, basement
Horseshoe Tournament: 2:30 p.m. registration at pits, south end of Main St.
Tractor Pull: 2:30 p.m., between highway and railway tracks
Dine & Dance: 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Lancer Community Hall, no minors. Music by Steve Gibson. OCT. 9 Interfaith Church Service: 11 a.m., Lancer Catholic Church
Pot Luck Dinner: Immediately following church service, Lancer Community Hall
Raffle Draw: Following Pot Luck Dinner
Trap Shoot: Hartman Farm, registration 10 to 11 a.m. only
Variety Show: Performances by comedians Tom Liske and Jody Peters, 7 p.m., admission $10
-Anyone wearing western or pioneer will be eligible for a prize.
For more information, contact Eileen Hartman 689-2908 or Karen Hartman at 6892925.