Dalton Days is set to ride back into downtown Longview from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. today after being canceled last year because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

The family-friendly festival, presented by the Gregg County Historical Museum, will take place in front of the museum on Fredonia Street and will include reenactments of the May 23, 1894, robbery of First National Bank by members of the Dalton Gang.

Reenactments are scheduled for 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 2 p.m.

In addition to the bank robbery reenactments, the free event also will include other activities, including live music by the Purple Hulls of Kilgore, a petting zoo, children’s games, food vendors, a blacksmith, a soap maker, wood craftsman and chuck wagon demonstrations.

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