There’s a WANTED poster up around town and the posse at Gateway Christian Ministries is looking for local pioneers, prospectors, cowboys, Indians, outlaws and even in-laws. Saddle up for a rootin’, tootin’, hoedown happenin’ wild wild Western Bonanza Extravaganza.
It’s easy to be part of the fun Friday, Oct. 31. Just dress up as your favourite western-themed character and bring the whole family down to the Lazy G Dude Ranch for a country fair like no other. Enjoy horse and wagon rides, pie eating contests, an obstacle course, shooting range, fireworks and much more.
There are lots of fun events planned and there will be a bonfire with marshmallow roast and hot chocolate followed by a fireworks display.
Ticketed events ($1 each, $15/20, arm band $10) include:
Uncle Bob’s Wagon Ride
Red Neck Shooting Range
Out in the Corral Obstacle Course
Susie Mae’s Cake Walk
Gregory’s Fling-a-Chicken Toss
Lasso Contest and Horse Shoe Toss
Apple Bobbing and Cookie Decorating
Pin the Tail on the Bull
Pumpkin Carving Contest bring your own pumpkin already carved or purchase and carve one on site
Admission to the Wild Western Bonanza Extravaganza Friday, Oct. 31 from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. is $2 for individual, $5 for family. Wagon Rides from 6 to 8 p.m. Candy Line at 8 p.m. Fireworks at 9 p.m. Barbecue chicken dinner at the Chuck Wagon Diner with traditional potato salad, freshly baked corn bread, apple cobbler a la mode for dessert. $5 for children 12 and under and $8 for adults.