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1860 Days Celebration
Celebrating the founding of the First Gold Rush Town in Idaho!

Dates: August 4th-6th, 2017

1860 Days Flyers & Forms

2016 1860 Days Event Flyer (2017 Coming Soon)
2016 1860 Days Parade Registration Form (2017 Coming Soon)
2016 1860 Days Vendor/Concession Registration Form (2017 Coming Soon)
For further information, please contact Kathy Coles, 208-464-1083.

2017 Event Schedule
(NOTE: Events and times are subject to change)

Throughout All Days


  • 12:00-4:00pm: J. Howard Bradbury Memorial Logging Museum open
  • 3:30-4:30pm: Drop off Berry/Cherry Bake-Off entries for judging; Pierce Community Center – open to Adults and Youth
  • 5:00-5:30pm: Berry/Cherry Bake-Off judging
  • 4:30-7:00pm: 1860 Days Kick-Off – Pierce Community Center parking area; Evening dinner, presented by Pierce Community Center - benefiting the Pierce Pool.
    • Pie & Ice Cream Social by New Life Fellowship
    • Berry/Cherry Bake-Off Winners announced, awards presented
  • 5:30pm: Welcoming Speaker – Trevor Sparrow, Mayor of Pierce; Welcome to Grand Marshals, Ron & Verla Thrall
  • 6:00-7:00pm: Music by Amish Rake Fighters
  • 9:00pm-1:00am: Live Entertainment - Timber Inn


  • 8:30-11:00am: ATV Trailriders Fun Run registration - Kiosk
  • 9:00am: Softball Tournament; sign-up at Ball Field
  • 9:00am-All day: T-shirt, ticket sales in front of I.O.O.F Hall
  • 10:00am: Parade participants check-in — Faith Lutheran Church, Hwy 11.
  • 10:00am-4:00pm: J. H. Bradbury Logging Museum & Court House open
  • 12:00 noon: PARADE – Main Street
  • 1:00pm: 1860 Days Auction — Main Stage - log load and load of gravel
  • 2:00pm: Ducky Derby; Orofino Creek
  • 2:15-3:00pm: Studio 205 Kids’ Stick Horse Round-Up - Main Street
  • 3:00pm: Dutch Oven Cook-Off Sign-up - The Outback
  • 2:45pm: Ping-Pong Ball Drop - Pierce Hardware
  • 3:00pm: Water Balloon Toss, Kids and Adults
  • 3:30pm: Bucket Brigade Contest - Main Street (team sign-ups at T-shirt booth)
  • 5:00pm: Dutch Oven Cook-Off judging - serving sample plates until gone - The Outback
  • 6:00pm: Presentation “Idaho History Gold Diggers” by the Historical Actors Consorium- Pierce Community Center (Free of charge)
  • 7:30pm-12:00 midnight: Street Dance featuring 7 Devils - Main Stage


  • 8:00am: Softball Tournament – Ball Field
  • 10:30am: Prospector’s Church - New Life Fellowship (all are invited); Coffee and fellowship before service
  • 1:00-2:30pm: At the Courtyard Park Pavilion
    • Fun Kids' games and contests!
    • Pie-Eating Contest (kids and adults)
    • Water Balloon Toss (kids and adults)
  • 3:00pm: Drawing for the Samsung 40" Smart TV and the Broil King 4-burner Barbeque
  • 4:00pm: Pierce 1860 Days End of Celebration - See you again in 2018!

Sponsored by the 1860 Days Committee. Call Kathy Coles for more information: (208) 464-1083.

Bring the whole family and join us in celebrating Idaho's beginnings!

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PO Box 378 Weippe, ID 83553
Phone: (208) 435-4406

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