YUCCA VALLEY GRUBSTAKE PARADE WINNERS

The Yucca Valley Chamber of Commerce has announced the winners for the Grubstake Days parade, held Saturday. Taking first place in the dance category was the Star Twirlers Square Dance club, and first place in the band category went to Yucca Valley High School. Vintage Iron Tractors were first in

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67TH ANNUAL GRUBSTAKE DAYS UNDERWAY IN YUCCA VALLEY THIS HOLIDAY WEEKEND

The 67th annual Yucca Valley Grubstake Days celebration is this weekend. After a pancake breakfast this morning at the Yucca Valley Elk’s Lodge, starting at 7 a.m., and the parade down Highway 62 from Inca Trail to Sage Avenue, starting at 10, head to the carnival grounds at the corner

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WESTERN HERITAGE CONTEST WINNERS

We may never know whether the Western Heritage Contest Winners caught Grubstake Days fever from customer contacts or if they were motivated by the prize of hundreds of dollars in local advertising provided by contest sponsors Z107.7 radio and The Hi-Desert Star newspaper. Either way, these are the businesses judged

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67TH ANNUAL GRUBSTAKE DAYS UNDERWAY IN YUCCA VALLEY THIS HOLIDAY WEEKEND

The 67th annual Yucca Valley Grubstake Days celebration kicked off last night with a mixer at the Elks Lodge. Events through May 29 include a golf tournament, parade, carnival, rodeo, pancake breakfast, Pony Express rider, and 5K and 10K run, and 2K walk. Saturday, May 27, enjoy a pancake breakfast

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GRUBSTAKE DAYS PONY EXPRESS RIDE ENDS IN PIONEERTOWN TOMORROW

The Grubstake Days Pony Express ride tradition is back for 2017. The Pony Express rider will arrive at the Pioneertown Post Office at 1:00 tomorrow, rumor has some low-down varmints may try to bushwhack the rider. Reporter Eric Knabe has more… During Grubstakes Days, come out and cheer the Pony

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LAST DAY FOR DISCOUNT GRUBSTAKE DAYS CARNIVAL TICKETS, KICK-OFF TONIGHT

Today is the last day to get discount tickets for the Grubstake Days carnival. Discount tickets are 10 for $6. Tickets may be purchased at the Yucca Valley Chamber of Commerce, Yucca Valley Boys and Girls Club, and at the Z107.7 studios in Joshua Tree. Tickets may also be purchased

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THE GRUBSTAKE DAYS PONY EXPRESS RIDES AGAIN THIS FRIDAY

The Grubstakes Days Pony Express rides again! Reporter Rebecca Havely has the details… Bring your stamped mail to the Yucca Valley Chamber office or head in for a free post card and buy a $1 stamp from the chamber. Then drop your mail in the Pony Express Mailbox before May

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GRUBSTAKE RODEO TICKETS ARE STILL AVAILABLE

The Yucca Valley Chamber of Commerce still has some Rodeo discount tickets for this Saturday or Sunday’s Grubstake Days Rodeo and dance. The rodeo and ancillary events will be held at Homestead Park in Landers. Gates open at 4:00, events starts at 7:00 with a live music and a dance

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TICKETS ON SALE NOW FOR GRUBSTAKE DAYS CARNIVAL

Discount tickets for the Grubstake Days carnival are now available. Discount tickets are 10 for $6 until May 25. Tickets may be purchased at the Yucca Valley Chamber of Commerce, Yucca Valley Boys and Girls Club, and in front of Vons in Yucca Valley from 9 to 1 Saturday, May

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LAST DAY FOR DISCOUNT FOR GRUBSTAKE DAY 10K AND 5K RUN, AND 2K WALK

Runners, walkers and fitness enthusiasts are invited to the 27th Annual Grubstakes 10K, 5K and 2K run to be held in Yucca Valley on Sunday, May 28. While the 10K and 5K runs are timed competitive events, a 2K walk is available for those who wish to participate in a

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GRUBSTAKE DAYS CARNIVAL TICKETS AVAILABLE, STILL TIME TO GET INTO THE PARADE

Discount tickets for the Grubstake Days carnival are now available. Discount tickets are 10 for $6 until May 25. Tickets may be purchased at the Yucca Valley Chamber of Commerce, Yucca Valley Boys and Girls Club, at the Z107.7 Studios in Joshua Tree and in front of Vons in Yucca

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TICKETS ON SALE NOW FOR GRUBSTAKE DAYS CARNIVAL

Discount tickets for the Grubstake Days carnival are now available. Discount tickets are 10 for $6 until May 25. Tickets may be purchased at the Yucca Valley Chamber of Commerce, Yucca Valley Boys and Girls Club, and in front of Vons in Yucca Valley from 9 to 1 Saturday, May

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GRUBSTAKE DAYS RODEO QUEEN CORONATION AND SPAGHETTI DINNER TOMORROW

The Grubstake Days rodeo fundraiser dinner is planned for tomorrow night. Reporter Rebecca Havely has your invitation…

Rustle up a posse and get ready for some great grub at the spaghetti dinner and rodeo queen coronation fundraiser dinner set for Saturday, May 13. A spaghetti dinner will be served from

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LOCAL BUSINESSES INVITED TO SPREAD THE GRUBSTAKE DAYS FEVER

Seems everyone wants to get in on the fun planned for Yucca Valley’s annual Grubstake Days Celebration, May 25 to 29. It’s shaping up to be one of the most exciting in recent years, and now there’s more reason for area businesses to take part. Reporter Mike Lipsitz explains…

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GRUBSTAKE CARNIVAL TICKETS NOW AVAILABLE

The 67th annual Grubstake Days celebration is coming to Yucca Valley May 25 through 29. Grubstake carnival discount tickets are available now through May 25 at the Yucca Valley Chamber, Yucca Valley Boys and Girls Club and in front of Vons in Yucca Valley on Saturdays May 6, 13 and

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67TH ANNUAL GRUBSTAKE DAYS STARTS IN 3 WEEKS: EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES

Some of the events in the upcoming 67th annual Yucca Valley Grubstake Days celebration—set for May 26 through May 29—include a business decorating contest, golf tournament, parade, carnival, rodeo pancake breakfast, Pony Express rider, and 5K and 10K run, and 2K walk. The golf tournament starts at 8 a.m. Friday,

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SIGN UP FOR GRUBSTAKE DAYS RUNS

Runners, walkers and fitness enthusiasts are training for the 27th annual Grubstakes Runs. Here with registration information is reporter Rebecca Havely…

The Grubstakes Run is open to experienced and novice athletes of all ages and fitness levels. While the 10K and 5K runs are timed competitions, the 2K walk is

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GET YOUR TEAM SIGNED FOR THE GRUBSTAKE DAYS HORSESHOE TOURNAMENT

Grubstake Days, an annual celebration of Yucca Valley’s rich history, is later this month. Managing editor Tami Roleff says it is time to get your horseshoe team together and sign up… Grab your shoes and your best pitchers for the Grubstake Days Horseshoe Tournament. Organizers are recruiting teams to pitch

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TIME TO GET YOU GRUBSTAKE DAYS TUG O’ WAR TEAM SIGNED UP

Grubstake Days is still five weeks off, but it is time to get your tug o’ war team ready and signed up. The Grubstake Days tug-o-war is back, and organizers are looking for teams to participate. A special challenge is being sent out to Marines and sailors, as well as

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GRUBSTAKE DAYS PARADE GRAND MARSHALS ANNOUNCED, ENTRY FORMS AVAILABLE

The organizers of the Grubstake Days parade have announced their grand marshals for 2017. Ed Hardesty Sr., and Art Miller Jr. will be leading the 67th annual parade down Highway 62 May 27. Ed Hardesty’s family has a 73-year history in the Morongo Basin; his mother was Yucca Valley’s first

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