2013 Schedule of Activities
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Cavalry Museum, 1st Infantry Division Museum, Custer House
Museums open at 9 a.m., tours from 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. on the hour
12 - 6:15 p.m.
Shuttle available between Ticket Gate, Cavalry Parade Field, and Territorial Capitol
Ticket gate opens
Barbeque and beverages served in the Food Tent and Beverage Tent until 10 p.m.
1 p.m. til Concert Intermission
Symphony in the Flint Hills Silent Art Auction
A juried selection of paintings inspired by the Flint Hills will be offered by silent auction in the Prairie Art Tent. One painting has been chosen for the 2013 limited edition fine art print.
1 – 6:15 p.m.
Flint Hills Music Instrument Petting Zoo
1 - 5 p.m.
Cavalry Encampment, Tuttle Park
1- 5 p.m.
Governor’s Day Celebration at the First Territorial Capitol, presented by the Partners of the First Territorial Capitol
Legislators’ Encampment, Reenactment of the First Territorial Legislature
1 -5 p.m.
River walk and Interpretation of Riparian Areas along the Kaw River, below the Territorial Capitol (not handicap-accessible)
2 - 6 p.m.
Open House at Quarters Four
2 - 6 p.m.
HERITAGE AND CULTURE PRESENTATIONS
2, 3:30, 5 p.m.
Cavalry Demonstrations, Artillery Parade Field
4:30 - 5 p.m.
Music by the 1st Infantry Division Band Brass Quintet, Main Stage
6:45 – 9 p.m.
CONCERT (90-minute performance plus 20-minute intermission)
During intermission, food and beverages will be available in the Food Tent and Beverage Tent. The Flint Hills Store Tent will be open. The art auction will close during the intermission.
AFTER THE CONCERT
9:15 - 11 p.m.
Dancing to traditional western acoustic music with the Blackstock Band. Food and beverages continue to be served in the Food Tent.
Stories by General Custer and early Kansas music by The Territorial Troubadours at the Story Circle in the BeverageTent. Beverages continue to be served.
Stargazing with telescopes, hosted by Kansas Astronomical Observers and Salina Astronomy Club.