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Come out and meet the riders at the following events:

THURSDAY February 2, 2017

9:00 am to 12:00 

Winslow, AZ

Collect the Mail

from 3 Winslow Elementary Schools

12:00 to 1:00

Winslow, AZ

Lunch at the Chamber

Hosted by the Winslow Chamber of Commerce

1:30 pm

Winslow, AZ

Winslow Post Office

Postmaster will hand off letters to Rider Walter Pacheco. Hashknife Riders will relay the mail bag from rider to rider along 2nd St to the Park on the East End.

SATURDAY February 4, 2017

10:00 am

Heber/Overgaard, AZ

Hashknife Riders and Support Crew

will be at the Chamber of Commerce on horseback for a

Meet and Greet with the Public

TUESDAY February 7, 2017

11:15 am

Holbrook, Arizona

Holbrook Parade

The Parade will start from 8th Ave, down West Hopi Dr and onto Navajo Blvd to the Old Courthouse in Holbrook,AZ

12:00 pm

Holbrook, Arizona

Swearing In Ceremony – Old County Court House
All the riders on horseback will be sworn in as
Official Mail Carriers of the US Postal Service

7:00 pm

Holbrook, Arizona

 Meet the Riders – Pre ride Dinner at Elks Lodge
Open to the Public – Dinner $10
Official Poster signed by all the riders

WEDNESDAY February 8, 2017

6:00 am

Holbrook, Arizona

Breakfast with the Riders – Holbrook Senior Center
Open to the Public – $6              on Joy Nevin Ave

8:00 am

Holbrook, Arizona

The Ride Begins! – Mail leaves Holbrook Post Office

11:30 am

Heber-Overgaard, AZ 

Riders arrive at Heber-Overgaard Post Office

Lunch in Heber

1:30/2:00 pm

Christopher Creek & Pine, AZ

 Mail Pick Up 

Creekside Cafe, Christopher Creek and Pine, Arizona

4:45 pm

Payson, Arizona

Hashknife Pony Express Riders arrive at Payson Post Office

Elementary School Coloring Contest Winners Announced and the “Hashknife Boot Camp” – Activities For Kids

 7:00 pm
to 11:30 pm
Payson, Arizona Dinner Buffet at Mazatzal Casino – Open to the Public

Tickets available at the door

or thru Kaprice Bachtell and Justin Deaton -$30.00

THURSDAY February 9, 2017
9:00 am
Payson, AZ The Ride Begins – Mail Leaves Payson Post Office
3:00 pm
Fountain Hills, AZ Hashknife Pony Express Riders arrive at Fountain Hills Post Office
3:30 pm Verde River, AZ

Camp on Verde – Camp and cook shack is set up on the river and the riders enjoy a Cowboy dinner prepared by the camp cook, and sleep under the stars for the nite.
(This event is Not open to the public)

FRIDAY February 10, 2017
6:00 am

Verde River, AZ

  Breakfast  on the Verde

Open to the Public

9:00 am

Fountain Hills, AZ

  Break Camp on the Verde River – Riders and Mail head out for the last stretch of the “Hashknife Pony Express Ride” into Scottsdale, AZ

 12:00 pm

Scottsdale, AZ

The Mail Arrives! at the Museum of the West
at 2nd St. and Marshall Way
a chance again to meet the riders and purchase Hashknife souvenirs and the “Hashknife Boot Camp” – Activities For Kids
SATURDAY February 11, 2017

10:00 am

Scottsdale, AZ

64th Annual

Parada Del Sol Parade

Hashknife Pony Express rides in the Parade