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Pioneer Days Festival

Saturday, Oct 26, 2019 at 10:00am

Lake Wailes Park
33 N Lake Shore Boulevard
Lake Wales, FL 33853

Schedule:

Live Entertainment

11 - 11:30 AM - Lake Wales High School Highlander Band
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM - Mountain Brew Trio
12 PM - Antique Car Parade
1:30 - 2 PM - Talako Indian Dancers
2 - 5 PM - Adam Duss Duo
3 PM - Studio 6 Dancers

2019 PIONEER OF THE YEAR CELEBRATION - SATURDAY, OCTOBER 26 FROM 10 - 11 AM

Each year since 1977, the Lake Wales History Museum has recognized a resident of Lake Wales who has made an outstanding contribution to the quality of life and community of Lake Wales, and we are now accepting nominations. If you know someone who has lived in Lake Wales and made a significant contribution to our community, please consider submitting a nomination.

HOMEMADE AND HANDCRAFTED MARKET

Shop and discovery homemade, artisanal, kitschy, old-fashioned, handcrafted arts and heritage craft vendors with goods for sale.

HISTORICAL DEMONSTRATIONS AND FAMILY ACTIVITIES

Learn and explore about the past with activities for the whole family.  Historical demonstrators will include a Civil War Camp, Talako Indian Dancers, Blacksmith, Weavers, Seminole Indian Canoe Carving, Woodturning and more to come.  Family activities will include a petting zoo, old-fashioned games, facepainting, hay and pumpkin patch and photo station.  Learn about the architectural history of Lake Wales on a guided tour around the lake.  See dozens of antique cars and tractors on display.

EAT AND DRINK

Eat Fresh - Enjoy freshly prepared and grilled options all day long made by our festival food vendors!  Menu options will include Pork or Chicken Kebabs, Fresh Garden and Greek Salad Bar, Mediterranean Rice, Falafels, Gyros, Pizza, Hamburgers, Corn Dogs, French Fries, Philly Cheese Steaks, Bratwurst, Italian and Polish Sausages, Funnel Cakes, Fresh Squeezed Lemonade and more to come!  $4 - 14

Good Drinks - Craft and Domestic Beer Favorites, Wine, Sodas, Water and more to come! $3 - 5

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