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September each year
Place: Main Street of Weleetka
Time: 10:00 AM
Sponsored by: Area merchants and the Chamber of Commerce
PRIDE DAY - this annual celebration features a "Kiddie Parade", motorized decorated parade and the main parade with marching bands from area schools, floats, Miss Pride Day and her court, area officials and politicians, horse riding clubs and church floats. Games for the whole family such as the egg toss, greased water balloon toss, watermelon seed spit'n contest, horseshoes, archery, many arts and crafts booths line Main Street, mid-way kiddie rides, helicopter rides, gospel singing stages and the evening street dance from 9 'til midnight. Weleetka does not sell alcoholic beverages on the street and strictly enforces the open container laws. Security for this family event is provided by the Weleetka Police Department, Okfuskee County Sheriff's Department, Creek Nation Light Horsemen, Department of Corrections and the Oklahoma Highway Patrol.
The "Miss Pride Day Pageant" will be opened to all contestants (within a 30 mile radius of Weleetka) between the first grade and 12th grade. The pageant will be held in the high school auditorium. For more information, call Mrs. Dana Rae Goodnight, director, at (405) 786-2044. A separate "Baby Pageant" will be held for contestants up to five years of age. The Baby Contest director is Mrs. Cindy Majors and she may be reached by calling (405) 786-2411.
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