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Wild Bill Days

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Wild Bill Days

June 16-17, 2017

Celebrate the life and times of Wild Bill Hickok with a weekend full of free entertainment!


Free concerts on Main Street are awesome, but that's not all! You can also check out the National Dock Dogs Competition, learn the tricks of gold panning and sluicing from Black Hills pros, right on Main Street. Something for all tastes and ages - and something for the dogs! National DockDogs Competition will be back for its 7th year! All dogs are welcome! Call (330) 241-4975 or email registration@dockdogs.com for more info or to get signed up! Plus much more! Book your room today!

NEW IN 2016!
Deadwood's weekend of paying tribute to its most famous resident, will be a weekend of top tribute bands belting the hits of Waylon Jennings, Willie Nelson, Johnny Cash, Jimmy Buffett, Michael Jackson and Garth Brooks. These Las Vegas-based tributes will be complete with full bands.

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Call 1-800-999-1876 for more information
 



2017 WILD BILL DAYS SCHEDULE - TBD 
Times may change depending on weather, etc.

FRIDAY, JUNE 17, 2016
10am - 5pm: Gold Panning and Sluice Demonstrations - Historic Main Street
10am: National DockDogs Competitions begin, will begin every 1.5 hours - Main Street - call (330) 241-4975 to register
11:30am: Seth Bullock: The Spirit of the West - Adams Museum - Gordy Pratt will portray the frontiersman.
1:30pm: Seth Bullock: The Spirit of the West - Adams Museum - Gordy Pratt will portray the frontiersman.
5pm-7:15pm: FREE Main Street Concerts, including: The Dover Brothers; Brandon Jones & The Thirsty Fish
5:30pm: DockDogs Extreme Vertical Competition - Main Street
7:30pm-9:30pm: FREE Main Street Concert Headliners – Tribute Bands with emcee Jay Leno- Jimmy Buffett, Michael Jackson and Garth Brooks!

SATURDAY, JUNE 18, 2016
8am: Treasures, Trash & Cash city-wide rummage sale - Lead, Deadwood and Central City, call (605) 578-1401 for info; maps are available at NeighborWorks Dakota Home Resources
10am - 5pm: Gold Panning and Sluice Demonstrations - Historic Main Street
10am: DockDogs Big Air Competition - Main Street
11am: DockDogs Speed Retrieve Competition - Main Street
11:30am & 1:30pm: Seth Bullock: The Spirit of the West - Adams Museum - Gordy Pratt will portray the frontiersman
Noon - 1pm: Trial of Jack McCall
12:30 pm: DockDogs Big Air Competition
1pm - 2:50pm: Deadwood Karaoke Championships
1:30pm: Seth Bullock: The Spirit of the West - Adams Museum - Gordy Pratt will portray the frontiersman
2:30 pm: DockDogs Big Air Competition
3pm - 3:50pm: Music begins on the Main Street Stage. Music includes:Trucker Radio with Karaoke Championships Finale
4pm - 4:40pm: Sidehackers
5pm - 5:50pm: Brandon Sprague 
5pm: DockDogs Speed Retrieve Finals
5:30pm: DockDogs Big Air Finals
6pm - 7:15pm: Abbey Road Band
7:30pm - 9:45pm: FREE Main Street Concert Headliners – HighwaymenLive - Tribute to Waylon Jennings, Johnny Cash & Willie Nelson!
11:30pm: Deadwood's Third Annual Deadwood Midnight Cowboy Run 5K! www.midnightcowboyrun.com

Need drop in or after hours child care while you attend this event? Call NHAC First Step Child Care center for more information - 605–559-2007. 

 

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