Friday, Aug. 9, will mark Old Fashioned Family Fun Day at the Fred Light Museum.
The event happens at the museum from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. that day. The museum is located at 11- 20th Street in Battleford.
Organizers are promising a “fun day full of food and activities,” according to their Facebook page.
Included will be horse and wagon rides, the Vintage Auto Club, music and entertainment, Larry the Balloon Man, a fish pond, gunny sack races, a three-legged race, a nail-pounding activity, a blacksmith demo, a lathe demo, rope making, face painting, a scavenger hunt and tug of war.
It also includes a barbecue hosted by the Historic Battleford Lions, vendor tables, as well as a silent auction.
The event takes place the same day as the Battleford Parade, which happens Friday evening at 7 p.m. Once again the parade route will start and finish at St. Vital School.
The town reminds participants that items must not be thrown from floats/vehicles. Items may be handed out – not thrown – by walkers along the parade route.