OAKES (NewsDakota.com) The 2015 Dickey County Relay For Life is scheduled for Friday, June 19 at the Dickey County Fairgrounds.
Team set-up and campsite preparation is set for between 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. The opening welcome along with team concessions open at 2 p.m.
The bead lap, featuring musical chairs and a potato sack race is at 3 p.m. At 4 p.m., its the Choose a Song Lap, also Tug of War and a Limbo will take place.
At 5 p.m., the Passport Scavenger Hunt starts. 6 p.m. features the Kid Lap, where participants are encouraged to dress up like a kid.)
At 7 p.m. the Opening Ceremonies take place, including the introduction of Relay For Life committee members, honorary speakers, the Survivor and Caregiver laps, and a live auction.
The luminary ceremony starts at 9:30 p.m. which includes a silent lap. A glow lap is planned for 11 p.m. The midnight movie is Hope Floats, and the closing ceremony is set for 2 a.m. Saturday morning.
This year’s Relay was scheduled to be held at the Ellendale School track, but due to stormy weather in the forecast, the decision was made Thursday afternoon to move the Relay indoors.
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