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April 24, 2013

Derrick Days kicks off with hot dog fest at Pocket Park

(Continued)

Corsicana — Saturday, April 27

6:30 a.m. Oil Town Mini-thon, benefitting Corsicana Noon Lion’s Club at Corsicana “Y”, 400 Oaklawn.

7 to 10 a.m. Pancake Breakfast in front of Martin’s Music Hall

8:30 a.m. Biker Bash and Poker Run Registration at The Remington, 122 West Third Avenue.

9 a.m. Chili and BBQ Cookoff at Third Avenue and Commerce.

9 a.m. Derrick Days Parade with Grand Marshall  Navarro County Sheriff Elmer Tanner

9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Shakers and Scrapers 10th Annual Car Show, corner of North Beaton and Second Avenue; Silent auction and cake challenge 9 a.m. to noon; awards at 2:30 p.m.

9 a.m. to 5  p.m. Food Pantry Collection

9 a.m. to 5  p.m. Marketplace Vendors all along Beaton Street; tickets required for purchase of food and drinks.

10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Pet Adoptions, Beaton Street by Chase Bank.

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Summertime Amusements Carnival at Commerce and Collin Streets.

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Gospel Music Stage on Collin between Main and Beaton; School choirs on Main Stage on Sixth Avenue across from The Palace.

10:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m. Corsicana Oil History Field Tour; bus leaves from Main Street side of Warehouse Living Arts Center

11 a.m. Corsicana Cloggers, in front of Withrow’s Furniture at Beaton and Fourth Avenue.

12 p.m. Horseshoe Tournament at VG’s on Third Avenue.

12 p.m., 2 p.m. “Corsicana’s Oil History” short film, free admission, Martin’s Music Hall, 201 S. Beaton

1 p.m. Washer Pitch Tournament, at VG’s on Third Avenue.

1:30 p.m. Hall of Fame induction at Pioneer Village in Jester Park.

4 p.m. Chili and BBQ Cookoff Awards, corner of Third Avenue and Commerce St.

Other entertainment events:

At The Remington, The Ranch’s Third Annual Drillers Dance featuring Jamie Richards.

At the Palace, 6:30 p.m. dinner, 7:30  p.m. The Randy Brown Show, $25 ticket includes dinner, drinks and concert.

At Napoli’s, 10  p.m. to 2 a.m., After Party with DJ Slicky D.

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On the Web: www.derrickdays.com

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