Local events

Mule Mania Dayton

The Southeast Washington community is the place to be for those who love mules and donkeys or those who simply want to learn more about them. Over 200 mules and donkeys are expected in town for Mule Mania. This eight year-old event (third year in Dayton) boasts workshops and clinics, demonstrations and competitions (big hitch, Western, English, Trail, Cattle, Driving, etc), a downtown parade, a Mule Meet-and-Greet, a Chuck Wagon Cook-Off (up to 350 meals will be served both Friday and Saturday nights), a beer and wine garden, a drill team performance, authentic Western vendors, Western entertainment, Cowboy Church and an auction and tack sale.