LOGAN — The 41st annual Logan Labor Day Celebration at the Logan Golf Course located 1 ¼ miles east of Logan on Kansas Highway 9 will be Sept. 2. The Dane G. Hansen Museum with funds from the Dane G. Hansen Foundation sponsors this annual family friendly event. There is no admission fee.
The day starts at 8 a.m. with a remote control fly-in and a sand volleyball tournament at 9 a.m. The Dane G. Bales, Jr. Memorial Car Show begins at 10 a.m. and ends at 4 p.m. The car show has been a highlight of the Labor Day Celebration since 1998. This year’s featured car is Greg Andrews’ 1991 Callaway Corvette. Be sure to check out the many makes and models that enter the show.
The Logan Chamber of Commerce food booth, the Corn Kettle and Buck’s Snow Shack will offer dining options through the day.
Inflatable amusements and a 25-foot rock climbing wall will be open from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. The Siruta Pedal Pullers State Sanctioned Kids Tractor Pull begins at 2 p.m. Winners are eligible to compete in the state pull at the Kansas State Fair in Hutchinson. Free face painting will be available during the day.
A shuttle will carry visitors to and from the Dane G. Hansen Museum from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. to view the exhibit, “Luster: Realism and Hyperrealism in Contemporary Automobile and Motorcycle Painting.” The shuttle will load in the golf course parking lot and on Main Street in front of the Museum.
Musical entertainment will start at 5:30 p.m. under the tent by the Logan Chamber of Commerce food booth with Patsy Cline impersonator Melinda Ferreem and at 7:30 p.m. The Innoncence will take the stage wit their diverse song list including Journey, George Strait, Bruno Mars and AC/DC.
The grand finale, Rainbow Fireworks of Inman, will light up the sky with a display of fireworks that can be seen for miles.
For more information, call the Dane G. Hansen Museum at 785-689-4846 or www.hansenmuseum.org.