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September 16, 2023
Schedule of Events

9:30 a.m. to Noon - Vendors


9:30 a.m. to Noon - SC teams downtown with fun activities

9:30 Sterling Chamber Express Train rides

10:30 a.m.  SC Football Team

                 signs Autographs

4:30 - 5:45 p.m. Community Tailgate outside the Gleason Center - Sponsored by Chartwells


6:00 p.m. SC vs. Kansas Wesleyan University 

Welcoming back Sterling College students, the Chamber of Commerce sponsors the Warrior Fest each September. SC football players sign photos for young fans and vendors and local businesses participate with a variety of street sales. This helps the college students become acquainted with downtown Sterling and provides a good time not only for the college students but the entire community.

Warrior Fest Vendors List 2022

  1. Andrea Beer - Homemade, vegan and Cruelty free bath and body products

  2. Warrior Wearhouse - Get all your Warrior apparel and more

  3. The Center for Counseling and Consultation – Cultivating Help, Hope, and Healing

  4. Universal iPhone Repair - Phone repair, screen protectors, charge cables, re-purposed Apple MP3 and MP4 players, refurbished Air Pods, and accessories

  5. Laura Jaske - Hydro Jug items and homemade Resin keychains

  6. Red Aspen - Nail dashes that provide a salon quality manicure at a fraction of the cost and time you would spend at the salon. You can do them in the comforts of your own home! Easy to apply, cost-effective, and non-damaging. Products are free of cruelty, sulfate, paraben, phthalate, and vegan.

  7. Snappy Queen Bee – Design your own jewelry by snapping pieces together to match your personality!

  8. Andrea’s Essential Creations – Handmade earrings, necklaces, bracelets, and more! Soaps made from Essential Oils

  9. Boutique 619 – Shop Small. Shop Local. Grab your fun Fall Apparel, Warrior Custom Apparel and so much more!

  10. Fresh Air Woodshop – Handmade cutting boards, bowls, vases and so much more!

  11. La Jefa Mexicana – Authentic Mexican Food

  12. Sterling Chamber of Commerce – Popcorn and Membership Sign Up

  13. American Legion – Membership information, volunteer sign up for events, Poppies for sale

  14. Bear Cub Backers – Gambino’s Fundraiser Coupon Cards and Sterling Grade School t-shirts

  15. Kevin Hall – Local, Fresh, Honey and natural, clean eating products

  16. Studio 96 – A pop up clothing sale, raising funds for Studio 96!

  17. Kids Cove – Adopt a turtle handmade by the children in the Summer Program

  18. MoMo Mobile – Serving Tibetan-style dumplings. The Mo’ you eat, the Mo’ you want!

  19. Friends of Animals of Rice County – Pet adoptions and opportunities to volunteer to care for pets waiting for the furever home.

  20. Crafting With the Ladies – Diamond Paintings, Beaded Pens, Handmade Scrunchies, Fidgets, Handmade Tumblers, Key Chains, and so much more!

  21. D-Cup – Custom Epoxy drinking cups, water bottles, and koozies

  22. Dorian Couch – Homemade Cookies

  23. Joel – Soaps, lotions, candles, bath bombs

  24. The Hair Bow Market - Build your own hair bows

Ellie, 21
San Francisco
Warrior Fest Activities

Sterling College Women’s Basketball Team – Pete’s Back Alley BBQ

Sterling College Football Team – autograph session starting at 10:30

Sterling College Softball Team – face painting

Sterling College Cheerleaders – Warm up 9:30 – 10, Cheers and Dance Routines 10 – 11 – Warrior Tumblers for sale

Sterling College Men’s Basketball – free throws

Sterling Golf Team – chipping game and merchandise for sale

Sterling College Women’s Soccer – Soccer Activities 

Sterling College Cross Country and Track Teams – Come see if you can you beat a Warrior in a sprint race!

Sterling College Baseball Team – kids pitching practice

Sterling College Swim Team – Games and team shirts for sale

Sterling College Volleyball Team – Serving for Prizes 

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