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Kimball to host Desperado Days this weekend

KIMBALL -- Didn't get enough rodeo-related events over the weekend in Mitchell? Head to the rodeo grounds in Kimball for Desperado Days, which has events for the whole family scheduled for Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Admission is $10 for adults and $5 for children. Kids 5 and younger get in free.

Friday schedule

5 p.m. -- Gates open. Beer garden, food vendors, Texas Hold 'Em, jump castles

5:30 to 6:30 p.m. -- Mutton bustin' sign up 6:30 p.m. Calcutta for Bull Bash

7 p.m. Bull Bash and mutton bustin'

Live entertainment by Full Gallop Band to follow

Saturday schedule

10 a.m. to 6 p.m. - Flea market at the Back 40, Avera mobile clinic, vendors

11 a.m. - Turtle races, jump castles, Texas Hold 'em, Hillbilly Ladder Golf tournament, bean bag tournament, beer garden, food vendors

12:30 p.m. - Kickin' Kids Stick Horse Rodeo, kids activities

4 p.m. -- Hypnotist Ward Knippling 5:30 to 7 p.m. -- Rodney Yost horsemanship demonstration, Hillbilly Ladder Golf and bean bag championships 7 p.m. -- Hypnotist Ward Knippling 9 p.m. -- Live entertainment by Jade Monkey Band 10 p.m. -- Hot dog eating contest, Texas Hold 'Em Calcutta, wood carving auction

Sunday schedule

9 a.m. -- Cowboy church

10 a.m. to 12 p.m. -- Fireman's french toast breakfast (free will donation)

10 a.m. to 4 p.m. -- Flea market at The Back 40

1 p.m. -- Texas Hold 'Em finals