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Old Settlers Celebration

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Event Details

SECOND WEEKEND - For well over 100 years, Halstead's Old Settlers has been celebrated by the Halstead community to recognize and give thanks for our community's heritage. It is a time to honor the past, recognize Halstead citizens for their long-standing contributions to the community, and salute the current leaders who guide our great community into the future.

The Old Settlers festival features activities, games and fun. Entertainment will be provided with several bands taking the stage in Riverside Park. A Rod Run, Car Show featuring classic cars and legendary motorcycles will be held in Scout Park. Mud volleyball, golf and horse shoe tournament along with a Fun Run 5K walk/run, pie eating contest and much more will be part of the three day celebration. The event will be highlighted by a spectacular Fireworks Show display and the traditional Kiddie Parade and Grand Parade bringing many visitors to our community.

Old Settlers Celebration

Address : Halstead Halstead KS
Phone : 316-204-3556   (Always call and confirm events.)

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Admission Fee : To maintain a reasonable charge for visitors and families, the cost of an Old Settlers Button will again be $5.00 this year.


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