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Trails, Rails & Tales
September 2, 2016 - September 4, 2016
Official Anniversary Kick-Off for the Chisholm Trail 150th.
Come celebrate “Trails, Rails and Tales” with us Labor Day weekend 2016, and the spirit of the Chisholm Trail. This event will kick off the amazing end to the Chisholm Trail…in Abilene, KS. Visit the first Cowtown where thousands of Texas longhorns were driven by cowboys through a rugged terrain, loaded onto rail cars and shipped to markets.
Friday, September 2nd: Evening Street Dance and Bonfire, Dickinson County Heritage Center at 6 p.m.
Saturday, September 3rd: Parade begins at 10 a.m. through downtown Abilene from the Fairgrounds to Old Abilene Town.
- Concert begins at high noon with Kansas Western Music Association bands and Cowboy Hall of Famer Red Steagall at 5 p.m.
Sunday, September 4th: Sunday Cowboy Church at 9 a.m., with more events to be announced.