This Saturday is the 63rd Big Heart Day in Barnsdall, but the festivities will begin this Friday. The golf tournament will kick off the weekend's events at Adams Golf Course in Bartlesville and the Barnsdall High School alumni basketball game will take place Friday evening.
Saturday starts early with a kids fishing tournaments at the Lake Waxhoma and the Big Heart Day parade is scheduled to begin at 10:30am and food and craft vendors will be available all day Saturday.
The Mud pit is back and throughout the day there will be kids games and activities such as turtle races and frog jumps, sack races, tricycle races, hula hoop contests and basketball shooting contests, and the Christian music talent contest.
The evening will wrap up with the finals for the Christian music talent contest along with all other drawings before the evenings fireworks extravaganza. This year will be a high flying event as the fireworks will be shot from Barnsdall High School
Sunday at 2pm, American Legion Post #227 will host Services at the Ethyl Reece West Cemetery to honor those for whom Memorial Day was created.
Big Heart Day is Rain or Shine, the 63rd Annual Big Heart Day is happening this weekend in Barnsdall.