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Wild West Days Cave CreekWESTERN ADVISORY

Wild West Days, Arizona’s largest western venue and a Cave Creek signature event, will be held from November 1-3, 2013 throughout the Town of Cave Creek. The event features three days of non-stop family entertainment, mutton bustin’, period costume competition and children’s costume competitions, music, period vendors, encampments, a western parade and various horse-related activities and other festivities that have made Wild West Days a renowned annual western experience. This year’s title sponsor is Sanderson Ford and Sanderson Lincoln on Bell Road.

This year’s Wild West Days features the third annual Gun Down by Sundown. Led by the town’s entertainment company, Six Gun Entertainment, LLC, the two-day event will feature gunfighter groups from throughout the West that will perform in a gunfight competition all day long, on November 2 and 3. Six Gun Entertainment’s Six Gun Justice Gunfighters also will give an award-winning performance on the evening of November 2.

 

 
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FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 1ST
11:00 am Arts & Crafts of the West at Frontier Town
7:00 pm Live Music at the Smokehouse & Pourhouse
8:00 pm Miss Wild West Days Competiton at Harold’s & 50/50 Raffle
8:00 pm Wild West Bull Fest - Live Bull Riding at Buffalo Chip
8:00 pm Bath Tub Preview Party at Big Earl’s Greasy EATS
8:30 pm Live Music at Buffalo Chip
9:00 pm Live Country Music with Mogollon at Harold’s
9:00 pm Live Music at the Tap Haus

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 2ND
7:00 am Morning Wake-Up Call - Bloody Marys & Breakfast at The Smokehouse & Pourhouse
8:00 am Parade Breakfast & Seating at Buffalo Chip
8:00 am Parade Breakfast & Seating at Harold’s
8:00 am Parade Breakfast & Seating at Big Earl’s Greasy EATS
9:00 am Wild West Days Parade on Cave Creek Road
10:00 am “Best of the West” Vendors’ Lane at Hogs N’ Horses Arena
11:00 am Arena Welcome Jan Marrou sings National Anthem
11:00 am Arena Welcome Scottsdale Drill Team Performs
11:00 am Mutton Bustin’ at Buffalo Chip Sponsored by Judge Clancy Jayne
11:00 am Historical Dress Competitions at Frontier Town
11:00 am Cowpokes & Little Folks Opens at Wild West Pawn
High Noon “Gundown by Sundown” Compettions begin at Frontier Town West Lot Stage. Performances every half hour
High Noon Arizona Duuude at Wild West Pawn
High Noon Cowboy Fast Draw Competition at Horny Toad
High Noon Bath Tub Races at Cave Creek & Basin Rd.
12:15 pm Mounted Shooters at Hogs N’ Horses Arena
1:00 pm Buffalo Soldiers at Wild West Pawn
1:00 pm Brandi Lyons at Hogs N’ Horses Arena
1:45 pm Brian Bausch Trick Riding at Hogs N’ Horses Arena
2:00 pm Horse Soccer at Hogs N’ Horses Arena
2:00 pm AFPA at Wild West Pawn
2:20 pm Wild Horse Taming at Hogs N’ Horses Arena
2:30 pm Brian Bausch Trick Riding at Hogs N’ Horses Arena
3:00 pm Cowboy Entertainment Troupe at Wild West Pawn
3:00 pm Barrel Racing at Hogs N’ Horses Arena
3:30 pm Pig Races at Harold’s
4:00 pm Detour Company Theatre at Wild West Pawn
4:30 pm Cowboy Gathering at Frontier Town
6:00 pm Six Gun Show at West Lot Frontier Town
7:00 pm Live Music at Smokehouse & Pourhouse
8:00 pm Headline Country Music at Harold’s
8:30 pm Pick of the Litter Band at Buffalo Chip
9:00 pm Live Music at the Tap Haus
 
SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 3RD
9:00 am FREE Breakfast at Buffalo Chip
10:00 am Cowboy Church at Buffalo Chip
10:00 am Historical Dress Competition at Frontier Town
11:00 am National Anthem at Hogs N’ Horses Arena
11:00 am Mutton Bustin’ at Buffalo Chip
11:00 am “Gundown by Sundown” Competitions Frontier Town Stage Every Half Hour
11:15 am Mounted Shooters at Hogs N’ Horses Arena High Noon Trick Riding with Brian Bausch at Arena
12:30 pm Horse Soccer at Hogs N’ Horses Arena
1:30 pm Trick Riding with Brian Bausch at Arena
2:00 pm Horse Rhythm at Hogs N’ Horses Arena
2:30 pm Wild Horse Taming at Hogs N’ Horses Arena
5:00 pm Branding Awards Ceremony at Frontier Town

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Visitors also will experience wildlife exhibits, western art, arena events, mechanical bull riding and more. During Saturday’s activities, one side of Cave Creek Road will be closed to vehicular traffic. Only wagons, horses and foot traffic will be permitted.

Wild West Days, now in its 11th year, is an annual experience hosted by the Cave Creek Merchants & Events Association, a non-profit business-to-business entity that serves the businesses and organizations of Cave Creek. A portion of the proceeds from the event will benefit charitable horse and other related organizations in community to help to preserve the community’s western heritage.