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Fireworks and fun activities are ahead at the Oakdale Antelope Days this weekend.
On Friday, Aug. 17, a free outside movie on Main Street will kick off the events for Family Night. The movie will begin at dark and a concession stand will be available. Attendees are asked to bring lawn chairs or blankets. A colorful fireworks show will follow the movie.
Saturday boasts a full list of activities for the whole family, beginning with a poker run.
The poker run will begin with registration from 9 to 10 a.m. at the Oakdale Community Center. All vehicles are welcome to participate. The cost is $20 per hand and all proceeds go to the Oakdale Fire Department.
At 1 p.m., the space walk, kids games and jail and bail begin. The kids tractor pull, car show and horseshoe tournament will begin at 2 p.m., followed by the cornhole tournament at 3 p.m. A cake walk and freewill BBQ will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. A scavenger hunt is planned from 7 to 9 p.m. Oakdale's Antelope Days will conclude with a street dance from 9 p.m. to midnight with music by Nita and the Pipe Smokin' Charlies. A beer garden will be available from 1 p.m. to 1 a.m. at the community center.