Bunker Hill Founders Day 150th Celebration is July 31

Downtown Bunker Hill
Downtown Bunker Hill

The Bunker Hill Founders Day 150th Celebration is Saturday, July 31 at the Bunker Hill City Park.

The lunch stand opens at 11 AM, along with draft horse plowing at 11 and kids games at 11:30.

The parade is at 1 PM, followed by an Elvis impersonator at 2, a Wichita war dancer at 3 and a Great Bend Zoo display at 4.

The Dexter Rowe Band from Texas will perform from 4:30 to 7 PM.

A barbecue meal will be served at 6 PM.

Music and drawing for prizes will be from 7 to 8 PM.

Laser tag will be available from 7 to 9 PM.

A dance featuring Jimmy Dee and the Fabulous Destinations will be from 8 to 11 PM.

Plus, there will be fireworks at around 10 PM.

A $5 button covers the evening meal, live entertainment and events.

For your button, call Lana at 785-324-2053, Crystal at 785-483-0506 or Alan at 785-483-1220 or stop by the Russell County Economic Development and CVB office in Russell.

KRSL Russell Radio is excited to join in on the fun, too. We will broadcast live from Bunker Hill, including the parade, starting at 1 PM on KRSL 95.9.

(Photo courtesy Troy Waymaster.)

2021 Bunker Hill Founders Day Flyer