September 21-24, 2017 (New this Year - Mule Day Dance after the Rodeo on Friday and Saturday nights at the Chamber Park, Mule Day Art on Main with live music, and a Full Rodeo on Sunday. Sunday is Family Day with reduced admission. )

Schedule

*Admission will be charged

 

Saturday, September 09, 2017

*7:00 PM - Little Miss Benson Pageant

W. J. Barefoot Auditorium

 

Friday, September 15, 2017

*1:00 PM  Benson Mule Days Golf Tournament

Reedy Creek Golf Course

 

Saturday, September 16, 2017

*7:00 PM - Miss Benson Pageant

  W. J. Barefoot Auditorium   

 

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

*12:00 Noon - Campgrounds open for check-in

 (Chamber Park and Arena, 355 J. Lee Road)

 

Thursday, September 21, 2017

*6:00 PM - 11:00PM Carnival Rides Open, runs through Sunday  

500 South Market Street

MICHAELS AMUSEMENTS

Unlimited ride arm bands are $25.00 each

No arm bands sold one hour prior to closing.

All rides have height and weight limits.


5:00 PM - 12:00 Midnight Free Trolly Rides
Load at the corner of Parrish and Elm, the Chamber Park, or the carnival

Mule Day Concert

6:00 -Tim Hair & Steel County Express

7:00 - Amanda Daughtry

Benson Singing Grove located on Main Street

 

 Family Night at the Chamber Park and Arena

 6:00 - Barrel Exhibition

 8:00 - Open Barrel Race

 

Friday, September 22, 2017

*5:00 PM to 11:00 pm- Carnival Rides

500 South Market Street

MICHAELS AMUSEMENTS

Unlimited ride arm bands are $25.00 each.  Individual Tickets are $1.00 each

No arm bands sold one hour prior to closing.

All rides have height and weight limits.


*9:30 AM - Mule Judging Competition, Chamber Park

 $3.00 per person - $5.00 for Two - $1.00 for Children 12 and under

  12:00 Noon- Annual Mule Race

  Chamber Park, 355 J. Lee Road
  (Times may vary depending on the number of contestants)

12:00 - 6:00 PM - Mule Day Art on Main

Join us for Music on Main and Sidewalk Chalk Art Show presented by

the Benson Middle School

12:00 - 2:00 PM - Robbie Reid Band - Rebeccas's Vintage Boutique

2:00 - 4:00 PM - Jonathan Parker and Roy Stewart - J Dawgs Music

4:00 - 6:00 PM - Five Band - Farmhouse Vintage Antiques

3:00 PM to 1:00 AM- Free Trolly Rides

Load at the corner of Parrish and Elm, the Chamber Park, or the carnival

  7:00 - 12:00 Midnight- Music and Entertainment

  Featuring DJ Hugh Jackson

  Vendor Area Behind Singing Grove on Parrish Drive

  6:00 - 8:00 PM - Gospel Sing featuring Black Creek Bluegrass Gospel

  Sponsored by Circle Cross Cowboy Church

  Singing Grove - Main Street        

 *6:00 - 7:00 - Rodeo Music PreShow featuring Jonathan Parker 

   Chamber Park and Arena                                                                                                

*7:30 PM - Bleecker Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram SRA Rodeo - Presented by

  SRA Double Creek Pro Rodeo
  Chamber Park - 355 J. Lee Road

  (Nowell Smith Arena)
  Ages 5 and under - Free

  Ages 6 and older - $15.00 per person

*10:30 PM - Mule Day Dance Featuring the Jonathan Parker Band

Sponsored by Dixie-Denning LP Gas

Benson Chamber Park - 355 J. Lee Road

$5.00 per person -  If you paid rodeo admission, the dance is free.

 

Saturday September 23, 2017

*Noon to Midnight - Carnival Rides - 500 South Market Street  

Michaels Amusements

First Session

12:00 Noon - 6:00 - Armbands are $25.00 (No tickets sold for session one after 4:00 PM)

Individual Tickets are $1.00 each.

Second Session

6:00 PM - Midnight - Armbands are $25.00

All rides have height and weight limits.

Individual Tickets are $1.00 each.

  9AM to 6PM - Arts and Crafts Show, First Citizens Bank Parking Lot

  on Main Street in Benson (Sponsored by Benson Junior Women's Club)

  8:30 AM - 1:00 AM - Free Trolley Rides - load at the corner of Elm and Parrish, the chamber    park, or the carnival.

  10:00AM -68th Annual Mule Days Parade

  All Mules- Horses and Wagons, Rides Free

  (Sponsored by Benson Chamber of Commerce)

  Coggins Test Required

*11:00 AM - 2:00PM
  BBQ Sale in Singing Grove

  White Swan

12:00PM to 3:00PM - McDonald's Live Bluegrass Afternoon in Benson

Featuring Ted Jones and the Tar Heel Boys

Singing Grove (Sponsored by McDonald's of Benson )

 2:30 PM - Mule Days Trail Ride - Departing from the corner of

 McLamb-Tart Road and Highway 301(Wall Street)

  

 3:00 PM-  4:00  PM - The Maples Family Gospel - Sponsored by West and Dunn Funeral Home

 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM - The Montgomery Family Gospel - Sponsored by McLaurin Funeral Home

  7:00 -11:00 - Karaoke - Parrish Drive Vendor Area

 *6:00 - 7:00 - Rodeo Music PreShow featuring Eric Strickland

   Chamber Park and Arena       

*7:30PM -Bleecker Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram SRA Rodeo

  Presented by SRA Double Creek Pro Rodeo

  Chamber Park - 355 J. Lee Road
  (Nowell Smith Arena)
  Ages 5 and under - Free

  Ages 6 and older - $15.00 per person

*8:00 PM - American Legion Dance - Legion Building - 605 North Wall Street

  $8.00 per person

*10:30 PM - Mule Day Dance Featuring To be Determined

 Benson Chamber Park - 355 J. Lee Road

 $5.00 per person -  If you paid rodeo admission, the dance is free.

  

Sunday - September 24, 2017

9:00 AM - Mule City Cowboy Church Service - Benson Singing Grove 

*1:00PM to 5:00PM - Carnival Continues - 500 Market Street

Armbands - $25.00 each

No wristbands sold one hour prior to closing.

All rides have height and weight limits.

*2:00 PM - Bleecker Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram SRA Rodeo

  Family Day

  Presented by SRA Double Creek Pro Rodeo

  Chamber Park - 355 J. Lee Road
  (Nowell Smith Arena)
  Ages 5 and under - Free

  Ages 6 and older - $10.00 per person

*3:00 PM - "Bull Shot for the Pot" Chamber Park

  (Nowell Smith Arena) (Sponsored by Benson Lions Club)

 
 

  See you Next Year!