Schedule of Events

Sunday, May 23rd


 Monday, May 24th


Friday, May 28th

  • All Day – Vendors
    Downtown Event Plaza
  • Noon – 12p.m. – Friday Night Street Dance: Live Music all day!
    Downtown Event Plaza
  • 12 p.m. – Tomahawk Jones Band
    Downtown Event Plaza
  • 1 p.m. through Saturday – Sign-ups for Walk the Rock
    Mizpah Hotel
  • 1 p.m. – Muddy Boots and the Porch Pounders Band
    Downtown Event Plaza
  • 3 p.m. – Nicole Stritenberger and Mikala Braska
    Downtown Event Plaza
  • 3-5 p.m. – Whiskey Tasting
    Tonopah Liquor Co
  • 4 p.m. – Stein Holding Contest
    Downtown Event Plaza
  • 4:30 p.m. – Frozen T-Shirt Contest
    Downtown Event Plaza
  • 4:30 p. m. Dock 6 Band
    Downtown Event Plaza
  • 6:30 p.m. – Bartender’s Race
    Downtown Event Plaza
  • 8 p.m. – 3-D Band
    Downtown Event Plaza

Saturday, May 29th

  • All Day – Vendors
    Downtown Event Plaza
  • 7-9:30 a.m. – Muckers Pancake Breakfast
    Elks Lodge
  • 9 a.m. – Parade Sign-Up
    VFW Post 1103
  • 10 a.m. – Jim Butler Days Parade
    Main Street
  • Library Open House
    Immediately after the parade the Library will be having an Open House till 2:00 pm. Offering games for kids, free hotdogs, chips and a drink. Discount book sale and free books for kids.
  • 1/2 hr after Parade – Parade Winner Announcement
    Mizpah Hotel
  • 10 a.m.-4 p.m. – Anna Whiteside & Kaleigh Taylor photography exhibit
    Convention Center
  • 10 a.m.-4 p.m. – Craft Fair
    Convention Center
  • 11 a.m.-1 p.m. – Wine Tasting
    Mizpah Hotel Jack Dempsey Room
  • 11 a.m.-3 p.m. – Gold Panning
    Elks Lodge
  • 1 p.m. – Walk the Rock
    Mizpah Hotel Lobby
  • 3-5 p.m. – Whiskey Tasting
    Tonopah Liquor Company
  • 4 p.m. – Tomahawk Jones
    Tonopah Liquor Company
  • 5-7 p.m. – Rotary Bingo
    Convention Center
  • 6:30 p.m. – 3-D Band
    Tonopah Liquor Company
  • 7 p.m. – Central Nevada Racing Association
    Tonopah Speedway (Opens at 6 p.m.)
  • 10:30 p.m. – Late Night Karaoke
    Tonopah Liquor Company

Sunday, May 30th

  • 7-10 a.m. – Muckers Pancake Breakfast
    Elks Lodge
  • 9 a.m.-12 p.m. – Junior Mining Events
    (Sign-Ups at 9 a.m., Event at 9:30 a.m.)
    Elks Lodge
  • 10 a.m. – Non-Sanctioned Horseshoe Tournament (Doubles)
    (Sign up by 10 a.m., start at 10:30)
    Joe Friel Sports Complex
  • 5 p.m. – Jim Butler Days Raffle Drawing
    Convention Center
  • 6 p.m. – Jim Butler Stampede Awards Ceremony
    Mizpah Hotel Lobby
  • 7 p.m. – Reeves Brothers Concert
    Convention Center (Doors open at 7 p.m., Event at 7:30 p.m., No-host bar provided by Tonopah Liquor Company)

Monday, May 31st

  • 10 a.m. – Memorial Day Ceremony
    Tonopah Cemetery
  • 12 p.m. – Memorial Day Ceremony
    Goldfield Cemetery
  • 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. – VFW Public Barbecue
    VFW Post 1103
  • 3 p.m. – Dedication of Tonopah Army Air Field Airmen’s Memorial Wall
    VFW Post 1103