Explore Celebration Events

There is so much to do during the Defeat of Jesse James Days! Dig into the various events going on at any time.

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Watch the Historic Re-Enactment

Come watch our authentic replica of the botched bank robbery on Northfield First National Bank in 1876. Our re-enactments are world renowned.

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See the Rodeo

This PRCA sanctioned rodeo is comprised of five generations over 75 years. They are known around the country for providing rodeos with high quality stock and great professionalism.

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Bands Playing Under the Bigtop

Bridge Square – Water Street – Big top event tent – Button required for music acts.

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What’s Happening Today? Sunday the 10th

Jesse James 5K & 15K runs National Guard Armory Registration: 6:30-7:30 a.m. (run begins at 8:00 a.m.) Truck & antique tractor pull Registration: 7:00 a.m., Pull: 9:00 a.m Jesse James Arena, Hwy 3 South  VFW breakfast 7:30-11:00 a.m.  Children under 10 $4,...

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What’s Happening Today? Saturday the 9th

Jesse James Bike Tour Northfield Middle School Registration, 6:30 a.m. More info www.JesseJamesBikeTour.org Raider Derby  Registration 7:30 a.m., Race begins 9:00 a.m. Soapbox car racing. 3rd & Orchard St. (Longfellow School). More...

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What’s Happening Today? Friday the 8th

Bank Raid Re-Enactments BUTTON EVENT = Buttons required for bleacher seating.  408 Division Street.  Friday 6:00 p.m. & 7:00 p.m., Saturday 11:00 a.m. & 1:00, 3:00, 5:00 p.m., Sunday 11:00 a.m. & 12:30 p.m. (Limited bleacher seating available for 12:30...

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2017 Grand Day Parade Lineup

(subject to change) 1 Northfield Police Dept. 2 Rice County Sheriff’s Posse 3 Northfield American Legion (Color Guard) 4 Northfield VFW Post 4393 4A Military Order to the Purple Heart 4B Civil Air Patrol 5 Northfield High School Marching Band 6 2017 DJJD General...

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Transportation Options During DJJD (Free coupon)

There will be two transportation options during the Defeat of Jesse James Days this year to ensure that everyone gets home safe. First Choice Shuttle will provide four shuttles in Northfield during the week of Jesse James Days serving Northfield with their $6.00 per...

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The Horseshoe Has Been Found in Hauberg Park

Jamin Tayor found the horseshoe tonight in the most northern part in the most northern park in town. Thus all the John North references. Jamin used just three clues to figure it all out. He has been hunting on and off all day in Hauberg Park, which is a 38-acre woods...

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Vendor Foods Downtown 2017

Walley Fingers Crab cakes Funnel cakes Pronto pups Turkey legs Sweet Corn Fresh Squeezed Lemonade Pizza Carmel Apples Gourmet Cotton Candy Tribal Tastes Fresh Cut Fries Cheese Curds Corn Dogs Gluten Free Cheese Curds Steak Sandwiches Dippin' Dots Shakes from American...

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Explore Celebration Events

There is so much to do during the Defeat of Jesse James Days! Dig into the various events going on at any time.

Explore

Watch the Historic Re-Enactment

Come watch our authentic replica of the botched bank robbery on Northfield First National Bank in 1876. Our re-enactments are world renowned.

More Details

See the Rodeo

This PRCA sanctioned rodeo is comprised of five generations over 75 years. They are known around the country for providing rodeos with high quality stock and great professionalism.

Details

Bands Playing Under the Bigtop

Bridge Square – Water Street – Big top event tent – Button required for music acts.

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