On Friday, this year's Santa Fe Trail Day will take place remotely on the Las Animas School District Facebook page and the theme for this year's event is “Santa Fe Yay or Nay!”

Festivities on the day will start at 10 a.m. with a look back at memories from past parades ranging from 1934 all the way to 2019. At 2 p.m. the school district will go back and remember the square dancing competitions from over the years.

There will also be a costume contest for high school students and community members, winners will be announced during the day's festivities on Friday. Finally the event will conclude with a special evening concert performance by Rhett Uhland scheduled to start at 7 p.m.

All of the events listed above will take place on the Las Animas School District Facebook page. There will also be a chance for interested parties to purchase this year's Santa Fe Trail Day shirts which were drawn and designed by Freshmen Nikki Smith.

Shirt sizes will range from youth large to 3XL, prices for youth to adult XL will be $13 and 2XL to 3XL will be $16. To order you can contact Santa Fe Trail Day Coordinator Teresa Garcia at 469-2052, the Las Animas High School office at 456-0211 or Susan Waring at susan.waring@la-schools.net.