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McKenzie County's Heritage Day, Sept.17th


Join the McKenzie County Heritage Association for their 18th Annual Heritage Day, Saturday, Sept. 17th in Watford City, ND. Admission is a free-will donation and the fun begins at 11:00am central time at the McKenzie County Heritage Park. At 11:30 the District I Cattle Women will be serving up $5.00 slush burger meals.

There will be live and recorded music throughout the day, an old –time photo booth, food vendors, and Native American dancers from the Mandaree, ND area are scheduled to perform at 12:30, bringing two of their beautiful Nakota horses to the event.

A Reminiscing Panel of long-time McKenzie County residents will give a presentation about the changes that have occurred in the area.

From 1:00 – 3:00 pm there will be old-time machinery demonstrations.

There are kids’ activities scheduled during the day; Mrs. Sandy Rieker will be in period dress as an old-time schoolteacher. She plans to give brief ‘school house’ lessons at the Nelson School at noon.

At 3:00 kids are invited to participate in the Coin Scramble and the kids costume competition starts at 3:30, which will award first, second, and third prizes.

For information, visit the McKenzie County History Facebook page.


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