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Burdick Labor Day will have a western theme

“Boots and Jeans in 2016” is the theme of this year’s Burdick Labor Day celebration Sept. 4 to 5.

Sunday activities include a 9:30 a.m. church service on the tennis courts led by Sue Talbot, pastor of Burdick United Methodist Church, and a 7 p.m. concert by recording artist Rusty Pierson.

A 2-mile fun run and walk will lead Monday’s activities, with registration at 8 a.m. Pre-register to reserve a T-shirt by calling Connie Johnson at (785) 983-4459.

Coffee, homemade cinnamon rolls, and bread will be for sale at the fire station during the morning. Arts and crafts and home-based business vendors will be in the park all day.

Burdick Hustlers 4-H Club will serve lunch at 11:30 a.m. Musical entertainment, a pie auction, and homemade ice cream will be other features.

A 2 p.m. parade leads afternoon activities, with a 2:30 p.m. cowboy re-enactment on Main St. and 3 p.m. pedal tractor pull at the tennis courts.

Pedal pull competitors should register prior to the parade. To submit a parade entry, participants are asked to call Bill and Jennifer Kassebaum at (785) 983-4407.

Last modified Aug. 10, 2016