Cache River Days events welcome participants

Pageant, baby contest, softball tournament

Participants are being sought for the 23rd annual Cache River Days Pageant in Ullin.

Cache River Days organizers also are seeking participants for a baby contest, as well as slow-pitch softball teams.


The pageant is scheduled Friday evening, Sept. 8, at the Leona Brust Civic Center in Ullin. The pageant begins at 6 p.m.

Pageant organizers noted that the facility will be air-conditioned this year.  

The event’s organizers said there are slots remaining for all age ranges, from 4-20 years old. 

The entry deadline for the Cache River Days Pageant is 4 p.m. Aug. 18. Photographs are scheduled Saturday, Aug. 19.

For information regarding rules and entry forms, contact pageant director Heather Schneider by phone at 618-845-3020, or by email at; or visit

Baby Contest

A Cache River Days baby contest is planned. For more information, call 618-845-3612 Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; after hours, call 618-845-3445.

Slow-Pitch Softball

Slow-pitch softball teams are needed for Sept. 9-10. For information about the tournament, call 618-203-2701 or 618-845-3445 and leave a message.

The Gazette-Democrat

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