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Pioneer Day

Event Details

October 6, 2013 10:00 AM — October 6, 2013 4:00 PM
Location: Jackson County Fairgrounds
1212 E. Quarry St.
Maquoketa, IA 52060
Contact Name: Jean Davidsaver
Email: jchspr@gmail.com
Phone: 563-652-5020
Website: www.jciahs.com

Event Description

The Jackson County Historical Society welcomes special guests Kelly and Tammy Rundle, documentary filmmakers, to Pioneer Day.  They will speak at 1 pm on the history of the Native American  Ioway tribe, display authentic artifacts, and show excerpts from their films.

Also on the schedule of events and activities:  country church service, sheep dog herding, talespinner/troubadour Darrin Crow, Cowboy Mounted Shooting Association, petting zoo, horse & wagon and tractor & wagon rides, towns of Jackson County A-Z, tours of the History Museum and Machine Shed, wooden models by Bernie Kluesner, crafts and games, egg hatching, Mountain Man camp; snack stand all day, plus $5 chicken or beef & noodle dinner starting at 11:30 am.

Admission at the gate:  $5, with children 12 and under admitted free.