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Photo Credit: NEWS-TIMES PHOTO: DOUG BURKHARDT - Local residents are gearing up for the annual Banks Bar-B-Que, which features a whole lot more than good home cooking. This combine on Highway 26 between North Plains and Banks sets the spirit for commuters. The Texas Holdem poker tournament will be held Friday, Aug. 15, and the tractor and truck pulls happen Saturday, Aug. 16 and Sunday, Aug. 17. The crowd-favorite combine destruction derby and much-loved parade are grand finales set for Sunday. Visit bankssunsetpark.com for a complete schedule of old-fashioned fun.