Tabor Area Chamber of Commerce, Inc.
PO Box 21
Tabor, SD 57063
Czech Museum, chapel, jail, store, log school and log house "Chalupa" are all part of Vancura Park and are open for public inspection. Homemade noodles and old world Czech music tapes are available for sale in the store during Czech Days. The new Heritage Museum welcomes visitors to many new exhibits.
238 colorful costumed dancers performing both evenings at 8:30 pm in Sokol Park
Authentic Mini Czech Pioneer Village
Unique handmade items of the late Emil Blachnik are on display adjacent to Vancura Park on the east side across the alley.
Open Friday an Saturday, 10am - 6pm. Czech recipe books, Czech gifts and CD's and cassetter tapes, clothing items, imported Czech items and other souvenirs are offered for sale. On Main Street in the Community/Senior Citizens Center.
Gift and Information Center
Kolache and Roll Baking Demonstration
Friday at 3:00 pm demonstrated by Ann Beran and Saturday at 1:00 pm demonstrated by Abby Kokesh in the Gift and Information Center Kitchen (Community Center).
Sanctioned Pedal Tractor Pull
Chad Stevicks of Burke-C & D Pedal Pullers sanctioned puller with Dan Hunhoff as MC.
The pull will be for boys and girls ages four (4) to eleven (11). The pull will take place on Saturday afternoon at 1:30 p.m. on the street south of Sokol Park.
Polka Dance Off Contest
The contest will take place on Friday from 6:15 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in Sokol Park with the Nase Mala Kapela providing the music. Contestants can register at 5:45pm at Sokol Park.
There will be six age groups: (1) 6 and under, (2) 7-13, (3) 14-20, (4) 21-30*, (5) 31-49*, (6) 50 and up*. *Groups 4, 5, and 6 will also be competing with a waltz. Group contestants will be determined by the age of the oldest member of each couple. Czech dress is not required to enter the contest. Prizes will be given to the top couple in each age group.
At various locations in and around Tabor.
The craft fair is located in the Tabor Elementary School gym and cafeteria located north of St. Wenceslaus Church. It is open Thursday 6:30pm-8:00pm and Friday and Saturday 10:00am-6:00pm.
Merriam's Midway Shows of San Antonio, Texas will furnish carnival entertainment and rides on the midway Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. This is a new and bigger carnival. Wrist bands, advance sale and regular sale tickets will be used Thursday evening starting at 6:00 p.m. and Sunday afternoon starting at noon. Friday and Saturday advance sale and regular tickets only will be honored, no wrist bands.
Jeff Rueb of Tyndall will have a herd of 6 to 8 exotic animals in Sokol Park after the kiddie parade.
Masters Corral Exotics
Cancellation, Friday from 8:00am to Noon at the Post Office located between Sokol Park and Vancura Memorial Park. It will also be taking place from 2:00pm to 4:00pm at the Gift and Information Center on Saturday.
To receive a color cachet envelope with the special Czech Days Station cancellation, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope (SASE) #10 size and $2.00 for each cancellation wanted to: Stamp Cancellation, Tabor Chamber of Commerce, PO Box 21, Tabor, SD 57063.
2015 Design created by Breeanna Souhrada.
Cachet Stamp Cancellation