The celebration begins Friday night with Kid’s canoeing and archery at the Ocheyedan Sandpit from 5 to 7 pm. The Great Plains Tractor Pull begins at 7:00 Friday night, with Karaoke at the Corner Club from 9 to 1.
Saturday is the big day of Ocheyedan’s Days of Olde. The 5k Walk/Run gets underway at the City Park in Ocheyedan, with registration at 7:30 am, and the run starting at 8:00. Parade registration begins at 9 o’clock Saturday morning, with the Days of Olde Parade starting at 10:00.
There will be a “Home of The Mound Wine and Arts Festival” in the City Park from 10 am to 4 pm Saturday. Homemade pie and ice cream will be available at the Senior Activity Center after the parade, with a Kids Pedal Pull at the Tennis Courts after the parade. Also on tap Saturday will be an Antique Tractor Pull at 11:30, Kids inflatables in the City Park from noon to 4, Co-ed Slow Pitch Softball Tournament at noon, with the Northwest Tractor Pullers & Central Plains Truck Pullers beginning at 6 pm. Saturday is capped off with a street dance from 9 to 1.
The festivities wrap up on Sunday with a Bean Bag Tournament at 2 pm in the City Park.
It’s all going on this weekend, Friday through Sunday, during the Days of Olde Celebration in Ocheyedan.