Timpson Frontier Days is just around the corner, and many activities are scheduled for the three day event that is set for July 5-7.
The first day of events will include the opening of the carnival, which will run from 6 p.m. until 10 p.m.
During the evening a gospel singing program will be held at the First Baptist Church in Timpson starting at 7 p.m. Advance tickets for the event are $8, and $10 at the door and on the evening of the event.
Returning for this years singing will be the Calvary Boys who have provided entertainment during Frontier Days for years, Grounded who were present last year, and new this year Broken Vessels.
Friday evening events will begin at 6 p.m. with the carnival running until 10 p.m.
The public is invited to the Timpson square to enjoy the entertainment as Curtis Daniel returns to the stage to sing for his fans.
Also returning to the Frontier Days stage at 7:30 p.m. is Dale Cummings a.k.a “The C.” Cummings is scheduled to perform until 9:30.
New to Frontier Days is a hot air balloon ride. Weather permitting, the ride will be stationed in So-So park where the hot air balloon will be tethered.
Proceeds from the hot air balloon ride will go to the Timpson Volunteer Fire Department. This event is scheduled for first thing in the morning on Saturday. Exact times are forthcoming.
The Frontier Days Parade is scheduled to start at its normal time of 10 a.m. Line up will be at the Timpson High School on Bear Drive, starting at 9 a.m. Everyone is invited to take part in the parade.
The opening ceremonies are scheduled for 11 a.m. with a welcome, prayer, and introduction of guests. Food and craft booths will all be open at this time. Games and entertainment are scheduled to run throughout the day.
The Car show will run from 11 a.m. until 12 p.m. followed by the announcement of the winners.
Games will run from 11:30 a.m. until 3 p.m., and the carnival will be running throughout the day.
Sweet Adelines, a worldwide singing organization founded in 1945, will have members take the stage at 5 p.m.
Timpson ISD Cheerleaders and twirlers will perform in the square at 6 p.m.
Curtis Daniel will once again take the stage on Saturday night at 7 p.m.
The cake auction will start at 8 p.m. so if you are willing to make a purchase, be prepared for a variety of cakes.
The street dance will begin at 9 p.m. with the group True Grit who will play for the rest of the evening.