Altamont Longhorn Days are in full swing with a list of activities about a mile long.


activities include the annual co-ed volleyball tournament that attracts a great response from local enthusiasts of the sport as well as the FFA Scholarship Jackpot


at the Altamont Rodeo Grounds.


starts the main events for Altamont’s annual celebration with the children’s bike race, co-ed softball tournament and rodeo.


has something for everyone with the Park-to-Park race, 5K fun run, pancake breakfast, car show in the afternoon, children’s theater performance at Altamont High School, flag raising and parade at


, followed by the annual dinner, auction, movie at dark, fireworks and late night dance on the high school football field. One thing is perfectly clear: if anyone in the Altamont area is bored this weekend, it’s their own fault!