Cotton Days in Washington Utah | April 25-May 8, 2015
It’s almost time for the annual Washington City Cotton Days celebration which begins on April 25 with the city parade and Cotton Fest at Veteran’s Park. More fun & activities throughout the week with the WCCC Family Swim Night, Historical Society Ice Cream Social, Barrel Racing and Junior Rodeo and so much more. You can register for the Junior Rodeo, 5k and other events at cottondays.org You’ll also find a complete schedule of events and times there!
Lion’s Club Pancake Breakfast
Apr 25, 7:00 am
Come and enjoy a delicious breakfast of ham, eggs and pancakes at Veterans Park from 7 to 10 a.m. on Saturday prepared by our own Washington City Lions Club. Our Mayor Kenny Neilson may even serve you personally.
Cotton Days 5K
Apr 25, 7:00 am
Distances: 3.1 miles
Location: Main Street between Museum and Old Nisson Food Town (Finish line at same location)
Contact: Dustin Halterman, Events Manager at (435) 656-6322.
Race Website: www.washingtoncity.org/run/
Packet Pickup: April 25, 2015 10am-4pm at the Washington City Community Center, 350 N Community Center Dr.Description: Cotton Days 5K race is a part of the Cotton Days many exciting activities
to celebrate the heritage of Washington City. Race shirts are included in the $15 race
fee. For more details about Cotton Days 5K and other Washington City Races please visit
www.washingtoncity.org/run/. For more details about this race and other Cotton Days
activities please visit www.cottondays.org or call the Washington City Community Center
at (435) 656-6360.
Cotton Days Parade
Apr 25, 9:00 am
Parade will route on Telegraph from 300 East to 100 West Parade vendor forms may be found online at cottondays.org.
Cotton Days Festival
Apr 25, 10:00 am
Come celebrate Washington City heritage at the annual Cotton Days celebration at Veterans Park. Check out vendor booths, games, food, entertainment, bounce houses a foam slip-n-slide and more!
Cotton Days Car Show
Apr 25, 10:00 am
The Washington City car show is featuring new, classic and vintage automobiles. Free to the public.
Cotton Days Tractor Pull
Apr 25, 11:00 am
Join us for a rip-roaring good time. This event is free to the public to attend. Meet in the old Nisson’s Foodtown parking lot, and watch while these amazing antique tractors put on a great show. For more information, please contact Rosie Kirkland at (435) 862-6212.
Cotton Days Family Softball Game
Apr 25, 2:00 pm
Come join us for some family fun at the Cotton Days Family Softball Tournament. Sign up as a team or individually and you will be placed on a team. No registration fee. For more information, please contact Mike Jensen (435)-229-9563
Cotton Days Movie in the Park
Apr 25, 8:00 pm
The Washington City Chamber of Commerce will be conducting the first Movie in the Park for the new season. Free admission. Vendor booths and various activities will be provided including free popcorn (while supplies last).
Fireside at Historical Museum
Apr 26, 5:00 pm
Come and enjoy historic photographs of Washington City heritage presented by the Washington City Historic Society. For more information, please contact Sherrie Reeder at (435) 229-5239.
Cotton Days Second Grade Field Trips
Apr 27, 9:30 am
Local 2nd grade students get the chance to learn about Washington City’s history. They will learn about clothing and textile making, planting of crops, Antique tractors and machinery, the first settlers and their modes of transportation. This is a great morning for all the youth of Washington County School District. In conjunction with Color Country Antique Machinery Association, the Washington Historical Society, and Washington City. This is a free event. Rosie Kirkland: (435) 862-6212
Washington City Community Center Family Swim Night
Apr 27, 5:00 pm
Washington City Community Center – Map
As part of the Washington City Cotton Days week-long celebration, come have fun and celebrate at the Washington City Community Center Family Swim Night! If you have not had an opportunity to walk the halls of this monumental building then this is your chance. If you already have, then they invite you back. There will be activities for the whole family and great discounts for annual memberships.
April 27 only: purchase an annual membership of $200 or more will receive $75 off. Memberships below $200 will receive $50 off. A monthly promotion (Summer Family of Fun Pass) of $125 is on sale for a family for 3 months will be on sale tonight and all enrollment fees waived!
Take a WCCC Survey and enter to win free sport certificates & family day passes. This evening will provide your whole family with the opportunity to enjoy the many of the facility’s amenities. FREE for WCCC members and Washington City Residents and $1 for visitors.
Ice Cream Social Historical Society
Apr 28, 5:00 pm
Enjoy a ice cream social and Wagon Rides to Historical Sites such as the Covington Home, Adair Springs, and Cotton Mill. Contact George Staheli with the Washington City Historical Society at (435) 673-3085.
Cotton Days Barrel Racing
Apr 29, 6:00 pm
This event is free to the public to attend. With the Goat tail pull, open 2d poles, and 4d poles this will be a real hoot, so come on down and join the fun. The Washington County Barrel Racing Association invites all to join in. Register at wcbra.webs.com. Katie Larsen is the Barrel Racing organizer for this event. Contact the Washington City Community Center at 435-656-6353 for more info!
Cotton Days Jr. Rodeo
Apr 30, 5:00 pm
Register online as a participant at cottondays.org. Tickets to the Rodeo will be $5 per person or $20 for a family of 6. The audience may participate in the bunny chase, chicken chase, boot contest and more!
Spring Swing Dance
May 1, 7:00 pm
Come out to our Spring Swing Dance event Friday May 1 at the WCCC Reception Hall! From 7-8 p.m. take part in a free beginner lesson and spend the rest of the night dancing away with your partner and friends! All ages welcome. Free to WCCC members and $3 to other participants. Hope to see you there!
May 2, 8:00 am
Come enjoy a free pancake breakfast & cheer on our local Ironman Athletes along Buena Vista & Main St.
Cotton Days Golf Tournament
May 8, 9:00 am
The fun begins at 9 a.m. with a shotgun start, in a 3-man scramble. Cost is $125 per person for a two-day tournament. Price includes green fees, cart prizes, lunch and the payoff. See greenspringolfcourse.com for details or call (435) 673-7888.
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