Dodge City Community College’s 85th anniversary celebration, taking place on Oct. 18, is set to pose a festive itinerary.


All the following events will take place at the Little Theatre at DCCC unless specified otherwise.


At 2 p.m., people will be able to tour a College History Exhibit inside the Little Theatre Gallery.


At 3 p.m., patrons will be able to witness a helicopter landing in front of the Little Theatre.


Following at 3:30 p.m., a more formal welcome will be held, along with a pep rally, with words by Dodge City Community College president Harold Nolte and performances by the DCCC cheer team and concert choir.


At 3:50 p.m., DCCC Athletic Director Jacob Ripple will follow with a mascot celebration.


At 4:05 p.m., Mayor Joyce Warshaw and U.S. Rep. Roger Marshall will give closing remarks.