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SILVERADO DAYS

It’s time to celebrate “Our Town”!

It’s time to celebrate “Our Town”! So, mark your calendars to grab the family and come on down to Silverado Days, where you’ll see your friends and find your neighbors.  

NEW & RETURNING THIS YEAR!!! 
++VIP Line (fastpass) & Advance Sale Discounted Tickets
++5K Fun Run & Walk
++Classic Car Show

Celebrate 61 years of good times in the “Center of the Southland.” Come and enjoy games, crafts, contests, rides, food and fun for the whole family! Featured contests include World Amateur Arm Wrestling Championship, a Men's Leg Contest, Professional Horseshoe Contest, Pie-Eating Contest, Hog Calling, Baby Contest, Mutt Show, along with a Classic Car Show, Chili Cook-off and much more!!

Additional highlights include food and game booths, arts and crafts booths, and carnival rides.

Park Hours:
Friday 5 p.m. – midnight
Saturday 10 a.m. – midnight
Sunday 8 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Carnival hours:
Friday 5 p.m. – midnight
Saturday 1 p.m. – 11 p.m.
Sunday 1 p.m. – 10 p.m.

Silverado Days is made possible by the generous efforts of the Buena Park Noon Lions Club and the City of Buena Park. The event attracts up to 200,000 people and thousands of dollars for local charities each year. All funds collected from food and raffle ticket sales go back into the community through charitable organizations. For more information visit www.SilveradoDays.com.

COMMUNITY SERVICES DEPARTMENT SPONSORED EVENTS:

ANNUAL BABY CLASSIC
Baby Classic for babies 2 & under
(Main Stage)
Saturday at12:00 noon
Registration begins at 11:00 a.m. This event is FREE!
Babies of all shapes and sizes are invited to compete for prizes in this popular and lovable event. Categories include: “Chubbiest Cheeks,” “Curliest Hair,” “Parent/Child Look-Alike” and “Best Western Outfit.” All children under two years of age as of show-time are eligible and the first 60 entrants receive a “Baby Classic” t-shirt.

PIE EATING CONTEST
Pie Eating for pie lovers
(Senior Pavilion) 
Saturday at 1:00 p.m. 
Registration begins at 12:30p.m. Entry fee: $.50
Test your appetite, speed and technique! Trophies awarded in the following categories: 5-8 yrs., 9-12 yrs., 13-16 yrs., 17 & over. 

ANNUAL MUTT SHOW & CONTEST
Mutt Show - Bring Yours!
(Main Stage) 
Sunday at 12:00 noon
Registration begins at 11:00 a.m. This event is FREE!
Bring your “Favorite Fido Friend” to this very special dog day afternoon at Peak Park. Dog owners and spectators alike will enjoy the crazy categories the “mutts” compete in these categories:“Craziest Costume,” “Best Trick / Talent,” “Largest Dog,” “Mutt/Owner Look-Alike,” “Best Tail Wag.” 

HOG CALLING CONTEST
Hog Calling - Do You Dare? (Silverado Community Stage)
Sunday at 3:00 p.m. 
Registration begins at 2:00 p.m. This event is FREE!
This is your chance to try your own unique hog calling technique. All ages welcome! Trophies to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners.

For more information on these City-sponsored events visit www.BuenaPark.com. We’ll see you soon, ya’ll!
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