Dick Tracy Day
Pawnee, OK 74058
Make your way to Pawnee for the 82nd birthday of the "Dick Tracy" cartoon, created by Chester Gould, a cartoonist born and raised in Pawnee. He was born at his Grandpa Miller's one-room log cabin in 1900 and began his career as an artist at age 7. Chester Gould then created Dick Tracy in 1931 after graduating from Pawnee High School. Pawnee is home to the world's largest Dick Tracy mural.
At Dick Tracy Day, birthday cake will be served during the birthday party at the Dick Tracy Headquarters, located in the Pawnee County Historical Museum on the west side of Courthouse Square. ...
General Information: Free admission
Projected Attendance: 3,000
From Hwy 412, take Pawnee exit and take Hwy 18 8 miles into Pawnee. From I-35, take Perry exit and take Hwy 64 25 miles into Pawnee.