Park News & Announcements


NEW Flags at the entrance to the park.

Here's the updated schedule..

Friday Sept. 1
7:00 pm Team Roping - Gillespie & adjoining counties

8:00 pm - Dance - "Almost Patsy Cline Band"

Saturday Sept. 2
8:30 am Frontier Days 5k Fun Run - In The Park
9:00 am Kid Fish tournament, 
10:00 am 5k Awards, Pioneer Museum & Concessions open
11:00 am Washer Pitching
1:00 pm 42 tournament
5:00 pm Downtown Parade
6:00 pm Brisket & Sausage dinner cooked by Harper's Longhorn Cafe
7:00 pm Cake auction
8:00 pm Lester Meier Rodeo

Frontier Days Parade Info

September 2nd

Assembly begins at 3:30. Judging begins at 4:10.  Parade begins at 5:00.  Sweepstakes trophy, ribbons and cash will be awarded.

Cash award courtesy of Harper Chamber of Commerce.

Upon arrival:  Line-up is located behind Harper High School. Ranch Road 783 (Doss Road) and US Highway 290.  Parking for vehicles NOT in the parade will be in front of the fire station on Doss Road. Entry and line-up information will be issued upon arrival.  Carts will be available to shuttle float riders to their destinations. Dressing rooms are available at the school gym.

Parade route:  NEW ROUTE - Start at the Harper school parking lot - enter US 290 at School Street and continue on US 290 west to the Lutheran Church parking lot at the corner of US 290 and 4th Street.  The parade will NOT go through the Park nor will it return to the school parking lot.  

Please DO NOT STOP or disburse in the Park.

We look forward to seeing you in Harper and joining in the fun!

Contact:  Stacia Everett

Fax:  (830)864-5015

Call or text: (254)-424-8223