August 14, 2022

Beef Empire Days Start Friday


Garden City, KS (westernkansasnews.com) Beef Empire Days gets underway tomorrow in Garden City and will last through June 11th. Deann Gillen the executive Director of Beef Empire Days tells us what it’s all about.

The opening weekend events revolve mosting around athletics, Gillen tells us more.

The first event tomorrow is the open tennis tournament beginning at 9 at Garden City High School. Full Schedule of Events is below.

 

 Friday, June 2nd Time Location
Garden City Open Tennis Tournament  9:00 a.m. Garden City High School Tennis Courts
Cox Communication Story Hour 10:30 a.m. Finney County Public Library
Ag Women of the Heartland 2017 4:00 p.m. Finney County Fairgrounds
Garden City Municpal Band 7:30 p.m. Stevens Park
 
 Saturday, June 3rd Time Location
Hoof it to Health Road Run  7:30 a.m. Garden City Family YMCA
Beef Empire Days Scholarship Poker Run 8:00 a.m. Clarion Inn Parking Lot
Ag Women of the Heartland 2017 8:00 a.m. Clarion Inn
Garden City Open Tennis Tournament  9:00 a.m. Garden City High School Tennis Courts
Horse Shoe Tournament  9:00 a.m. Finnup Park Horse Shoe Pits
Beef Empire Days Softball Tournament 10:00 a.m. Peebles Complex & Wiley Park
Beef Empire Days Invitational (7’s Rugby) 11:30 a.m. The Esquivel Soccer Complex
Alltech Ranch Horse Competition 2:00 p.m. Finney County Fairgrounds
Ranch Rodeo 7:00 p.m. Finney County Fairgrounds
Praise in the Park Concert 7:00 p.m. Stevens Park
 
 Sunday, June 4th Time Location
Garden City Open Tennis Tournament  9:00 a.m. Garden City High School Tennis Courts
Feedlot & Sponsors Roping, Riding, and Barrel Racing  10:00 a.m. Finney County Fairgrounds
Beef Empire Days Softball Tournament 10:00 a.m. Peebles Complex & Wiley Park
 
 Tuesday, June 6th Time Location
“Rely on Revalor” Live Show 9:00 a.m. Finney County Fairgrounds
 
 Wednesday, June 7th Time Location
Beef Empire Days Sponsors Reception 6:30 p.m. Clarion Inn Ballroom
 
 Thursday, June 8th Time Location
Cattle Working Contest 11:30 a.m. Finney County Feedyard
 
 Friday, June 9th Time Location
St Francis Community Service Childrens Parade 10:00 a.m. Finney County Public Library
Children’s Story Hour – “The Day on the Farm” 10:30 a.m. Finney County Public Library
Beef Carcass Show 2:00 p.m. Tyson Fresh Meats Complex
Beef Empire Days Awards Banquet 6:30 p.m. Clarion Inn Ballroom
Garden City Municpal Band 7:30 p.m. Stevens Park
 
 Saturday, June 10th Time Location
Commerce Bank Chuckwagon Breakfast 6:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Stevens Park
American State Bank Beef Empire Days Parade  10:30 a.m. Main Street
Chuckwagons at the Zoo 11:30 a.m. Lee Richardson Zoo- West Side
 
 Sunday, June 11th Time Location
Buffalo Dunes 4-Person Golf Scramble 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Buffalo Dunes Golf Course
Beef Empire Cattle Crawl 4:30 p.m. Clarion Inn Parking Lot