Celebrating Pioneer Days

Pioneer Days in St. David features old-fashioned activities that take folks back in time. 

ST. DAVID — The annual Pioneer Days celebration in St. David kicks-off with a 9 a.m. parade on N. Miller Lane, followed by a lineup of family activities.

Along with the parade, the day-long list of events includes old-fashioned games, historical demonstrations, a BBQ lunch, fireworks, a quilt drawing and much more.

From 9:30 a.m. until noon, enjoy old-fashioned games and the Mormom Battalion Encampment on Crawford Field. There will be demonstrations, black powder rifles on display, fire engines, tractors, wagon rides and much more.

A celebration of one hundred years of Apache Nitrogen Products in the community with historical displays and presentations will take place in the Lansing Auditorium in the 1938 Building from 10-11:30 a.m.

Local farm and business tours are slated from 1 to 5 p.m., giving visitors opportunities to experience rural lifestyles.

Evening events are from 5 to 9 p.m. on the St. David football field.

Tiger youth football and cheer camp games will be from 5–6:30 p.m. Included in the evening events are food and craft vendors, music, a silent auction, and the Heritage quilt drawing. Fireworks will complete the days’ events.