|New this year is the Weekend Royalty contest to be held at the Manila Park on Friday evening September 4th at 7:00 pm. See the Entry Form for additional details.
The Flaming Gorge Area Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Daggett Daze Celebration looks to be bigger and better than ever. Activities will begin on Saturday morning September 5th, at 10:00 am with a Parade along Highway 43 from 2nd West to 3rd or 4th East. To enter a float in the parade, contact Chamber Secretary Kay Potter at (435) 784-3218 ext. 136. Floats and other parade entries need to start getting in line at 9:00 am. Parade Entry Form: PDF Version. Please fax or send the completed form to Kay at the Courthouse: 435-784-3555 or PO Box 219; Manila, UT 84046.
Following the parade there will be activities and food for young and old at the Manila Park. Activities will include games, crafts (booth application), food. Booth Space is still available by contacting Brian or showing up Saturday morning. DWR will have their Help Stop Poaching trailer & maybe a live fishing pond! We will be holding a Live Auction at noon and a Silent Auction through 1:30 pm to help pay for this year's expenses and to build the event in 2016.
There are lots of other ways to enjoy the scenic beauty of Flaming Gorge Country (including a ranch rodeo at the arena in Manila) between the activities in the Park and the Parade of Lights at the Lucerne Marina. The Parade of Lights will be followed by a fireworks display shot from the Lucerne Peninsula.
The annual Senior's Pancake Breakfast will be held on Monday morning September 7th at the OldTimers Senior Center on Hwy 43 in Manila. Breakfast will be served starting at 7 am and will continue until the food is gone or people stop coming, which is generally around 11:00 am. The Breakfast costs $6 a plate ($4 for Youth) and helps to support the operation and improvement of the Manila Senior Center.
The Cow Country Jr. Rodeo Series Finals will begin in the rodeo arena at 10 am on Monday September 7th. Come cheer on all the junior rodeo participants as they complete their 5th rodeo of this summer's series.
Labor Day Weekend Flier (PDF (8 1/2" x 11")
Larger Flyer (PDF)
Parade Entry Form (PDF)
Vendor Booth Application (PDF)
Wagon in Daggett Daze Parade!
Kids games on the lawn near the Park.
Adults get in on the action too!