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April 24, 2014

Derrick Days: Schedules and a map to plan your weekend

Corsicana — There's plenty of Friday fun and a day full of activities Saturday to fill out the 2014 Derrick Days celebration.

Friday night will feature a street dance on Sixth Avenue in front of the Palace Theatre featuring Ira Bradford and Bustin' Loose, and across town at the new Corsicana Opry and Event Center, the second annual Oil Baron's Ball will help raise funds to support the annual celebration of Corsicana's rich oil heritage.

Here's a schedule of events for Friday and Saturday, and a map of downtown activities both days:

2014 Derrick Days Schedule


Friday Night Warm Up for the 39th Annual Derrick Days Chili Cook Off

Downtown Corsicana

8 p.m. Judging

Navarro County Derrick Days Pro Rodeo

Navarro County Expo Center

6 p.m. Doors open

Mutton Busting, 7 p.m.

Rodeo, 8 p.m.

Oil Barons Ball

7 to 11 p.m., Corsicana Opry and Event Center, 215 E. Fifth Ave.

Chili’s Wing Eating Contest

6:30 p.m., Main Stage on 6th Avenue

MeMaw’s Misfits Line Dancing and Clogging

7-8 p.m., Main Stage on 6th Avenue

Street Dance Featuring Ira Bradford and Bustin’ Loose

8-10:30 p.m., Main Stage on 6th Avenue

The Remington’s Kick Off Dance with Cody Johnson

9 p.m., The Remington


Biker Bash Registration

8:30-9:30 a.m., Corsicana Government Center

10 a.m. Kick Stands Up

Pancake Breakfast to benefit Navarro County Crime Stoppers

7-9 a.m., Sixth and Beaton St.

Derrick Days Parade

9 a.m., Downtown, 8:30 a.m. line-up  Ideal Self Storage Parking Lot

Chili and Barbeque Cook-off

Commerce at Second Avenue

Judging: Beans 11 a.m., Chili 1 p.m., Brisket 3 p.m.

Jamie Richards

10 a.m.-1 p.m., The Remington

Bando Los Ultimos

1-4 p.m., The Remington

Shakers and Scrapers 11th Annual Car Show

9 a.m.-3 p.m., former Stewart Motors, Beaton at Second Avenue

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