Redwood Field Days Aug. 22-24!

It's that time of year again!

The Redwood Volunteer Fire Department's 55th Annual Firemen's Field Days are just around the corner, from Aug. 22-24, in Redwood behind the fire hall. Here's the full rundown of events:

Thursday, Aug. 22 Fairgrounds open from 6-11:30 p.m., and the junk auction will be in full swing.
Friday Aug. 23 Fairgrounds open from 6-11:30 p.m.: Chicken BBQ starting at 4:30 p.m. Live band Amarillo Hot Country starts at 9.
Saturday Aug. 24 Fairgrounds open 4-11:30 p.m.: Kiddie Parade starting at noon, unlimited rides for one price starting after the kiddie parade until 5, Parade at 7. After the parade, enjoy a concert by The Original Yanks Drum and Bugle Corps, Live band R19 starting at 9, Raffle drawing at 11.

Midway rides and games all three nights are provided by Ontario Amusements.

Good food, great times, and awesome people.

Anyone wishing to march or put a float in the Redwood Field Days Parade on Aug. 24, contact Emt Scott Gleason, Vicki Kellogg or email

Nicole Caldwell

Nicole Caldwell is a self-taught environmentalist, green-living savant and sustainability educator with more than a decade of professional writing experience. She is also the co-founder of Better Farm and president of betterArts. Nicole’s work has been featured in Mother Earth News, Reader’s Digest, Time Out New York, and many other publications. Her first book, Better: The Everyday Art of Sustainable Living, is due out this July through New Society Publishers.