Yellowstone Trail Fest Starts Tomorrow

Yellowstone-Trail-FestivalHamlet’s Yellowstone Trail Fest is this weekend at the Starke County Fairgrounds. The festival officially kicks off tomorrow morning at 9:00 CDT with a flag raising ceremony, followed by the introduction of the 2016 grand marshal and Miss Yellowstone Trail Fest Queen.

This year’s event has a 1920s theme. As part of that, there will be a 1920s fashion show presented by the Dazzling Divas Red Hat Society tomorrow morning at 11:00. Oregon-Davis students will also be present throughout the festival, portraying historical figures from the 1920s.

Other attractions this weekend include the Dr. Leinbach Memorial Zucchini Contest, a re-purposed metal sculpture contest, the Rainbow Splash 5K, and the Yellowstone Trail Fest Parade. A food court and vendors will be open throughout the event, and wagon and pony rides will be offered.

Complete schedule information may be found at