1 Little Smokies BBQ

The Little Smokies Kids BBQ competition returns to Wright Park at 3 p.m. today.

The ages range from 6-12 years old.

The competitors will have a chance to win cash, prizes to go along with the bragging rights.

2 Final Friday

It's Final Friday, Dodge City Days edition in downtown Dodge City.

From 5 to 7 p.m. will see Eryn's Downtown Center, Flowers By Irene and Carnegie Center for the Arts kick things off with a reception that will feature announcing the winner of the Western Heritage Art Competition while serving wine, beer and appetizers.

Adult cherry limeades and banana splits will be served at Flowers By Irene with Marisco's Restaurant serving menu samples.

The Trail of Fame Museum and Boot Hill Antiques will also be open.

From 6 to 8 p.m. the Home of Stone Museum will be having a poetry night and the 2nd Ave. Art Guild will be featuring local artist Beth Love.

From 7 to 9 p.m. will be the Karaoke Kabaret at the Depot Theater that will feature a specialty cocktail of the evening.

There is no admittance fee to the karaoke but with a Dodge City Days lapel pin you can get $2 off the specialty drink.

Celebrating their 1-year anniversary, Boot Hill Distillery will have drink specials and live music from 8 to 10 p.m.

Free trolley services will be offered from 5 to 11:30 p.m. throughout the Final Friday activities.

3 Driver appreciation

Dodge City Raceway Park returns for driver appreciation tonight starting at 7:30 p.m.

The racing series features Precise Racing Products DCRP Sprint Cars, IMCA Modifieds, IMCA Sport Modifieds, IMCA Stock Cars and IMCA Hobby Stocks.

Tickets are $15 for adults with children 11 and under free when accompanied by an adult.

For more information visit dodgecityraceway.com.

4 Bull Fry

From 6:30 to 9 p.m. will be the 16th annual Bull Fry and Bash at Boot Hill Museum.

The meal will consist of calf fries, Sally's potatoes and onions, baked beans and coleslaw with Pepsi and iced tea available and alchol sold separately.

Tickets for for the bash are $16 without a Dodge City Days lapel pin, $14 with a pin.

Children 10 and under are $9 without a pin, $8 with a pin.

5 Live at the Longhorn

From 4 to 6 p.m., Nashville recording artist Jared Daniels will be performing an acoustic set at Boot Hill Casino and Resort.

Then starting at 8 p.m., Gypsy KS will be performing as part of the Live at the Longhorn concert series.

The events are free to the public but you must be 21 years old or older to attend.

To see the list of upcoming acts visit boothillcasino.com/longhorn/ or facebook.com/boothillcasino.

6 DO's Bull Riding

Take your shot at the bull at The Doctor's Office from 9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. located at 113 Gunsmoke Street.

Must be 21 years or older to attend.

7 Roger Creager live

The Central Station Street Dance series kicks off with Roger Creager along with special guest the Zane Williams Band at Central Station Bar and Grill, located at 207 E. Wyatt Earp.

Call 620-225-1176 for ticket information.

8 Chilton Dedication

At 11 a.m. there will be a re-dedication of the Chilton Park Monument.

The monument was first dedicated on May 28, 1931 and is part of the Santa Fe Trail history.