Schedule of Events

A FULL MIDWAY OF RIDES, CONCESSIONS, AND FOOD STANDS OPERATING DAILY SOMETHING FOR THE ENTIRE FAMILY !!!

 

Watch all your favorite SPORTING EVENTS on the many TVs located at Beertown and The Oasis!
 

Thursday, September 7, 2017

FREE Bicycle drawings at 6:30 PM, 7:30 PM, and 8:30 PM

5:00 – 7:00 PM PIONEER DAYS KICKOFF with 106.3 THE FOX’S BIG KAHUNA @ THE OASIS Sponsored by Smoke-E’s Bar & Grill
6:00 – 9:30 PM BINGO Hosted by St. Michael Catholic Church near Jerwers CPA
6:00 – 10:00 PM One Price RIDE WRISTBANDS (Get there early!!!) Rides by Durant Amusements
7:00 – 10:30 PM “Live Band Big Caddy Daddy (from Ft. Wayne, IN) and Bike Drawing” Sponsored by Thirsty’s Food & Spirits
8:00 PM – ? OPEN – THE OASIS featuring Budweiser Products-Behind Fire Station Sponsored by Kalida Truck Equipment
9:00 PM & 10:00 PM FREE Drawing for $100 MARATHON GAS CARDS Sponsored by Marathon Petroleum Co. & Ney Oil Co. (Register at Big Ticket Tent) MUST BE PRESENT TO WIN!
9:30 PM

Friday, September 8, 2017

FREE Bicycle drawings at 7 PM, 8 PM, & 9 PM

Free Black and White Cab Service 10:00 PM – 2:30 AM Sponsored by County Wide Designs

 6:00 – 10:00 AM 92.1 THE FROG MORNING SHOW WITH DAVE & VICTORIA @ Pioneer Park Pavilion Sponsored by Hoyt’s Tavern
6:00 – 10:00 PM One Price RIDE WRISTBANDS (Get there early!!!) Rides by Durant Amusements
6:00 – 10:00 PM BINGO Hosted by St. Michael Catholic Church near Jerwers CPA
6:00 PM BATTLE OF THE BUSINESSES in front of Fire Station Sponsored by Kalida Area Chamber of Commerce
6:00 PM – ? OPEN – THE OASIS featuring Budweiser Products-Behind Fire Station Sponsored by Fortman’s Auto & RV
6:30 PM FRIDAY NIGHT 4 MILER (start line @ Kalida High School parking lot, near SR 115) Sponsored by Doctor Alison R.Niemeyer – Podiatry
7:00 – 10:00 PM “LADIES’ NIGHT OUT – WINE & CRAFT BEER” – Live Band “Captain D Trio” Sponsored by Custom Audio Concepts – @ Pioneer Park Pavilion Sponsored by Miller Construction Inc.
7:30 PM THE HUMAN FUSE (Launched on Fire)@ The Fire Station
 7:30 PM $100 SHELL GAS GIVEAWAY @ Big Ticket Tent Sponsored by Ottawa Oil/Kalida Party Mart MUST BE PRESENT TO WIN!
 7:30 – 9:00PM FRIDAY NIGHT 4 MILER AWARDS & AFTER PARTY @ The Oasis Sponsored by The Pizzeria
 9:00 PM – 1:00 AM LIVE BAND Marsha Brady Band (from Cincinnati, OH) in the Big Dance Tent:  Sponsored by AEP Ohio
 9:30 PM FREE DRAWING for $145 WORTH of GROCERIES – “in celebration of the 145th Pioneer Days” (16 years or older) – Registration @ Big Ticket Tent MUST BE PRESENT TO WIN!
 10:30 PM THE HUMAN FUSE (Launched on Fire)@ The Fire Station
10:30 PM FREE DRAWING for $100 MARATHON GAS CARD Sponsored by Marathon Petroleum Co. & Ney Oil Co. (Register at Big Ticket Tent) MUST BE PRESENT TO WIN!

Saturday, September 9, 2017

Free Black and White Cab Service 10:00 PM – 2:30 AM Sponsored by John Love, Putnam County Commissioner, & Kahle Supply & Feed Mill

7:30 AM – ? BREAKFAST in the Fire Station provided by Kalida Scout Troop 221
9:00 AM PIONEER DAYS HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL INVITATIONAL at Kalida High School Gym (Air Conditioned) and St. Michael Gym Sponsored by Hoffman Lawn and Landscaping
10:00 AM PIONEER DAYS  CO-ED OUTDOOR VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT at Kalida Park (Froggy Park) Register by Sept. 4th to michaelbockrath@yahoo.com or 419-969-4416
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM FREE ANTIQUE TRACTOR & TRUCK SHOW Near the Museum
Sponsored by F&S Concrete
10:00 AM – 5:00 PM PUTNAM COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY MUSEUM OPEN
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM FREE CRAFT SHOW under the Big Dance Tent Sponsored by Irwin Real Estate
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM FREE GIANT CUSTOM AND STREET CAR SHOW throughout the streets around Fire Station
12:00 noon – 3:00 PM THE TOLEDO ZOO ON DISPLAY @ Pioneer Park Pavilion Sponsored by The Meadows of Kalida 
12:00 noon – 4:00 PM BINGO Hosted by St. Michael Catholic Church
12:00 noon – Close Rides by Durant Amusements (One price RIDE WRISTBANDS available from 12 – 5 PM and 5 PM – close)
 12:00 noon – Close  OPEN – THE OASIS featuring Budweiser Products-Behind Fire Station Sponsored by Ottoville Hardware and Furniture Co.
12:00 noon – 4:00 PM FREE PHOTO BOOTH on The  Square Sponsored by Splash & Sparkle Car Wash
12:00 noon – 4:00 PM FREE PROFESSIONAL FACE PAINTING @ Big Ticket Tent Sponsored by Ambiance Hair Studio – Kelly Miller
12:30 PM CHILDREN’S TRICYCLE GIVEAWAY @ Pioneer Park Pavilion
1:30 PM PUTNAM COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY MEETING @ the Museum
2:30 PM EUCHRE TOURNAMENT Sponsored by Wibby’s Sports Bar & Grill @ Pioneer Park Pavilion (Registration at 1:30 PM)
2:30 PM  KIDDIE TRACTOR PULL near the Museum “Hosted by the National Kiddie Tractor Pullers Association” Registration starts at 1:30 PM Sponsored by Schnipke Brothers Tire
2:30 PM CHILDREN’S TRICYCLE GIVEAWAY @ Pioneer Park Pavilion
4:30 PM Saturday Evening Mass with Father Mark at Historic St. Michael Catholic Church
6:00 PM THE HUMAN FUSE (Launched on Fire)@ The Fire Station
6:00 – 10:00 PM An Oktoberfest Evening” featuring TED LANGE BAND Sponsored by Huntington Bank @ Pioneer Park Pavilion
6:00 – 10:00 PM BINGO Hosted by St. Michael Catholic Church near Jerwers CPA
7:00 PM QUEEN CROWNING @ Pioneer Park Pavilion (Queen’s Crown provided by The Union Bank)
7:30 PM Buckeyes vs. Oklahoma on Big Screen Tvs @ Beertown Sponsored by Hopkins, Klausing, Schroeder, & Von Sossan LLC
 7:30 PM $100 SHELL GAS GIVEAWAY at Big Ticket Tent Sponsored by Ottawa Oil/Kalida Party Mart MUST BE PRESENT TO WIN!
8:00 PM THE HUMAN FUSE (Launched on Fire)@ The Fire Station
9:30 PM – 1:00 AM  LIVE BAND in the Big Dance TenSmoke ‘N Guns (from Nashville, TN) Sponsored by Superior Credit Union
11:00 PM $500 ATTENDANCE DRAWING  Sponsored by Durant Enterprises All Big Ticket Purchases automatically entered MUST BE PRESENT TO WIN
11:15 PM THE HUMAN FUSE (Launched on Fire)@ The Fire Station

Sunday, September 10, 2017

7:30 AM & 10:30 AM Sunday Morning Masses with Father Mark at Historic St. Michael Catholic Church
11:00 AM – 5:00 PM PUTNAM COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY MUSEUM OPEN (Museum will be closed during the Parade.)
11:30 AM – 1:00 PM PUTNAM COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY  CHICKEN BBQ @ MUSEUM Presale tickets: call 419-453-3505 (Before parade)
12:00 noon OPEN – THE OASIS featuring Budweiser Products-Behind Fire Station Sponsored by MetaLink
12:00 noon – 6:00 PM Rides by Durant Amusements (PARADE DAY SPECIAL RIDE WRISTBANDS from 12-6 PM Sunday – Rides closed during Parade) Sponsored by Insight Equipment
12:15 PM  THE HUMAN FUSE (Launched on Fire)@ The Fire Station
12:30 PM NFL KICKOFF PARTY with Sportscaster VINCE KOZA @ THE OASIS featuring Budweiser Products – Watch the Browns, Bengals, and Lions on the Big Screens! – Behind Fire Station Sponsored by Kahle & Associates CPA
1:00 PM KHS BAND PERFORMANCE @ the Fire Station
1:30 PM SHARP! FREE: NORTHWEST OHIO’S LARGEST PARADE Parade Theme: “Pioneer Days…Making Special Memories for 145 Years”
2:30 PM – ? CHICKEN WING CHALLENGE under the Big Dance Tent Sponsored by Creative Edge Cabinets & Woodworking
3:00 PM – 7:00 PM BINGO Hosted by St. Michael’s Catholic Church near Jerwers CPA
3:30 PM THE HUMAN FUSE (Launched on Fire)@ The Fire Station
After Parade Village Idiots @ Pioneer Park Pavilion Sponsored by Knueve & Sons Plumbing & Heating
Approx. 4:00 PM LIVE AUCTION under the Big Tent Sponsored by Ted Verhoff Builders & Cabinetry
4:15 PM FREE DRAWING for BICYCLES (Tickets for this drawing will be passed out along parade route)
5:00 PM $500 ATTENDANCE DRAWING  Sponsored by Durant Enterprises All Big Ticket Purchases automatically entered –MUST BE PRESENT TO WIN!
5:30 PM THE HUMAN FUSE (Launched on Fire)@ The Fire Station
6:00 PM $100 SHELL GAS GIVEAWAY at Big Ticket Tent Sponsored by Ottawa Oil/Kalida Party Mart MUST BE PRESENT TO WIN!
7:00 PM $5,000 BIG TICKET DRAWINGNEED NOT BE PRESENT TO WIN! Tickets available at Big Ticket Tent on The Square during the Festival
All events subject to change without notice!

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