Mule Mania - Dayton Days Memorial Day Weekend

May 26th - 28th 2017


MULE MANIA -- May 26 - 28

Columbia County Fairgrounds

Mule competition in the arena Fri - Sun. (Huge assortment of classes -- High point competition)

Food and Craft Vendors (including authentic western merchandise)

Mule Mania store with an assortment of marquee merchandise

Saturday Parade on Main Street (immediately following the Dayton Days Parade)

NEW THIS YEAR- Chuck Wagon Breakfast by Coyote Mule on Saturday and Sunday 7am-9am (or until sold out)

Chuck Wagon Cook-off and Dinners 5:30 pm Friday and Saturday

Dance and beer garden with live music from "Nuketown" Saturday, 6 pm

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Annual Dayton Days Parade on Main Street at 10 am. (Floats to classic cars to fair royalty)


Old fashion hands-on activities for kids and the family at Boldman House Museum, 11:30 am - 2:30 pm


Folk Art demonstrations at the Dayton Historic Depot, 9 - 1 pm

Beadwork and weaving at Palus Museum 9:30 - 11:30 and 1:30 - 3:00
Other activities throughout the day at Smith Hollow Country Schoolhouse. Spelling bees at 1:15 and 2:15, math bees at 1:45 and 2:45.  Other activities include: using the player piano, playing jacks, checkers, hopscotch, using a typewriter, using rotary dial phones, creating art on the blackboard, and more (hours 10:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
Also a display honoring Columbia County Veterans from 1-4 pm.


Blue Mountain Station, 11 - 3 pm

To us, SUMMER means beautiful weather, local produce and outdoor vendors. Join us after the Dayton Days Parade as we kickoff our summer season. 
In addition to our great, committed ARTS, CRAFTS & FOOD VENDORS, we will be hosting some new vendors with interesting handcrafted products.
This FAMILY FRIENDLY event will also have kids’ activities, including a bounce house.
There is also LIVE MUSIC. Our old friend Don Putnam will be performing under the awning and sharing his huge portfolio of songs and genres.
Grassroot Gourmet will be offering DELICIOUS FOOD OPTIONS.
The CO-OP MARKET will be filled with organic produce, in-season local produce, many more natural foods as well as the products of nearly 3 dozen local food, art and craft producers.

 Wenaha Gallery, May 27-29th

Buy two, get one free on select Spiritual Fine Art Editions from Greenwich Workshop