Ice cream socials, parades and apple pie contests? Oh my! It must be time for Walcott Day!

Walcott Day is upon us, and this year’s theme is SuperHeroes for a SuperTown! Most activities will take place Victory Park, 202 East Otis Street in Walcott.

Here is a full list of activities for the weekend:

Friday July 14

6-7:30 p.m.          Ice Cream Social at Courtyard Estates (Proceeds go to Girl/Cub Scouts)

Pulled Pork Dinner at Courtyard Estates (Proceeds go to Splash Pad)

7:30-8:30 p.m.  Kid’s Run- ¼ Mile for ages 6 and under, ½ Mile for ages 7-12 at Prairie View Park

Dusk                         Fireworks (at Prairie View Park, behind Casey’s on North Main Street)


Saturday July 15

7-9 a.m.                  The Walcott Day 5K Run/Walk (Starts at Legion)

9 a.m. – 3 p.m.   Car Show at Victory Park (Awards begin at 3 p.m.)

10:30 a.m.            Parade (Ronald McDonald will be socializing after the parade)

12:15 p.m.           Horse Shoe Pitching Contest

11:30 a.m.            Apple Pie Contest (Auction beings at approximately 2:30 p.m.)

12:15 p.m.           Bags Tournament (registration at 11 a.m.)

Noon                    Flag Raising Ceremony

Afternoon           Tractor Show

12:15-5 p.m.       Bounce House, Big Slide and Kiddy Playground

Blasting Bubbles

1-4 p.m.                 Bingo

1-5 p.m.                 Pedal Tractor Pull (Registration at Pull Area 12-15-12:45 p.m.)

1-5 p.m.                 Human Foosball (6 Per Team)

2-5 p.m.                 Entertainment by Buddy Olson

2-4 p.m.                 Kids’ Water Fights

4:30-8 p.m.          Evening Meal

6 p.m.                     Evening Ceremony and Crowning of Walcott Day Queen and Princess

Prize Drawing

7:30-11 p.m.        Dance to “Remedy”


To register for events and for more information, make sure to check out the Facebook page:

Grab your favorite Super Hero costume and head to Walcott this weekend!