Quay County to celebrate Heritage Dayze
Published: Tuesday, September 19th, 2006
Special to the QCS Quay County Heritage Dayze starts on Friday and continues through Saturday at the Tucumcari Historical Museum. Festival-goers will find entertainment, history, hands-on activities and food and beverages for all. On hand will be the Paseo del Norte Pistoleros with a true Western re-enactment including Calamity Jane. Trick roper “Wild Bill” Cathey will perform each day. Mary Jane “The Bread Lady” will be firing up the horno and creating wonderful Native American foods. K-Bob’s Bar-B-Q wagon will be serving out of the wagon with Bar-B-Q and Sausages to go. The Zotigh Native American Dancers will be highlighting their traditional dances and be adorned with feathers, beads and turquoise. Dwain Bond, the “Honky Tonk” piano man, will play in his saloon until the cows come on home. Mariachi Nuevo Sonido will be serenading everyone with their lovely Mexican music. Also featured are the New Mexico Mountain Men. Their tents and teepee will be pitched, fires burning and stories to be told to all. Other attractions will be the Piñata bust, the Kid’s Corner with hands on activities, pottery making, yarn dyeing, butter and ice cream making, blacksmithing and Dutch Oven Cooking. Tucumcari’s Farmers Market will also be at the event selling fresh farm produce and baked goods of the county. This information provided by the Tucumcari Historical Museum. Friday All day: The Bread Lady All Day: Conchas Extension Club, concession stand All Day: K-Bob’s Bar-B-Q wagon Noon: Mariachi Nuevo Sonido 12:30 p.m.: Paseo del Norte Pistoleros 1 p.m.: Dwain Bond, Honky Tonk Piano 1:30 p.m.: Mariachi Nuevo Sonido 2 p.m.: Zotigh Family Native American Dancers 3 p.m.: Pinata Bust 3 p.m.: “Wild Bill” Cathey, Trick Roper 4 p.m.: Mariachi Nuevo Sonido 5 p.m.: Dayze End Saturday All day: The Bread Lady All Day: Conchas Extension Club, concession stand All Day: K-Bob’s Bar-B-Q wagon 9 a.m.: Mariachi Nuevo Sonido 10 a.m.: Zotigh Family Native American Dancers 10:30 a.m.: Mariachi Nuevo Sonido 11 a.m.: Pinata Bust 11 a.m.: Dwain Bond, Honky Tonk Piano Noon: “Wild Bill” Cathey, Trick Roper 1 p.m.: Paseo del Norte Pistoleros 2 p.m.: Zotigh Family Native American Dancers 2:30 p.m.: Mariachi Nuevo Sonido 3 p.m.: Pinata Bust 3 p.m.: Dwain Bond, Honky Tonk Piano 4 p.m.: Mariachi Nuevo Sonido For information, call Tucumcari Historical Museum at 461-4201.
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