Enthusiasts from all over the state drive their tricked-out cars and motorcycles to Gaston every year for the Wapato Showdown. Friday night kicks off the event with the Gaston Good Ol’ Days Parade followed by a steak dinner and some great family fun (5-7:30 pm). Saturday starts off with the all-you-can-eat Fireman’s Pancake Breakfast (6:30-10:30 am) and registration (8 am-noon). More family fun is on tap along with food and drink booths and raffle giveaways throughout the day. The ‘Best Pipes Contest’ for cars and motorcycles begins at 1:30 pm with the trophy presentation at 3:30 pm.

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