Old Yeller Days To Be Held October 27, Honors Frontier Life in Mason County
Wednesday, October 24, 2012 • Posted October 24, 2012
Old Yeller Day to feature Re-enactors. Mike Roy, a Cavalry re-enactor, shown here at Fort Mason, will exhibit Cavalry equipment as part of the Old Yeller Day Festivities on the Courthouse lawn this Saturday, October 27, from 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. In addition to the traditional dog shown, Old Yeller day will celebrate frontier living in the Hill Country.
Old Yeller Day to include Ghost Stories: Author and Storyteller Donna Ingham and John Davis will be telling stories from Texas Past on the Courthouse Lawn at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday. Ghost Stories begin at 3:00 p.m. and will last until 4:00 p.m. Both of these storytellers are known across the state for their Texas Tales of the past. Both have scared audiences from the Rio Grande Valley to the Texas Panhandle with their stories of hauntings, spooks, and spirits.
Old Yeller Day Dog Contest to include Costume Contest. Special consideration will be given to homemade costumes and creativity. Captain Sparrow, wearing his ship made from a cardboard box, waits for his turn in the costume parade. The Old Yeller Dog Contest starts at 10:00 a.m. Check-in time is 9:30 a.m.
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