Join us for the biggest weekend in Eureka’s 150 years!
Eureka Days/Eureka Birthday/Depot 100th Birthday/All-Class Reunion/Memorial Day all in ONE WEEKEND!
7:00am – Register for Color Fun Run
7:00am – 9:30 am – Breakfast at Methodist Church
7:30am – 5K Color Fun Run
9:00am – Alumni Golf Tournament
9:00am – 4:00pm Museum open all day
10:00am – Parade with “Edwin Tucker” and daughter, “Miss Nettie” as Grand Marshalls
10:30am – Kids’ games at Courthouse and turtle race
10:30am – Basketball Tournament at Riverside Park
11:00am – 1:00pm – BBQ with the Firemen
11:00am – 7:00pm – 100th Birthday Celebration of the Santa Fe Depot
Historical actors
Tours of the Depot
Mini train rides
Historical videos about Eureka and the Depot
Antique Car Display at the Depot
Register for door prizes
1:00pm – Opening ceremony at Depot 100th birthday
1:00pm – Alumni Gathering at Eureka Country Club
1:00pm – 3:00pm Free swimming at City Pool
1:30pm – Steve Sandifer “Santa Fe Howard Branch in History and Model”, Conference Room of Depot
2:oopm – Meet Edwin Tucker, “Founder of Eureka” portrayed by actor Nolan Sump at the depot
2:30pm – “Meet Miss Nettie”, daughter of Edwin Tucker, Founder of Eureka portrayed by Heidi Teichgraeber
3:00pm – Tour of historic buildings in Eureka via Tour Bus. Departs from Depot
3:30pm – Steve Sandifer “Santa Fe Howard Branch in History and Model”, Conference Room of Depot
4:00pm – 6:00pm Live Band at Depot – Blue Moon Jazz Band with Scott Streckler
4:30pm – Historic “Fashion Show of the Century” at depot
5:30pm – Ice Cream Social and Birthday Cake at the depot
5:00pm – 12:00pm – Beer Garden at City Park
6:30pm – Drawing for door prizes at Depot
6:30pm – Alumni Banquet at Eureka High School
8:00pm – Street Dance with live band “Just Passin Through” at City Park

For more information, contact Rebecca Welsh 620.583.2102 or Donelda Perkins 620.759.0775 or Julie Richardson 620.583.9857