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12:00 pm

Minden’s Christmas Festival

December 9 @ 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Craft Vendor & Art Show, Downtown Square, 12pm-5pm Light of the World Pageant, Downtown Square, 7pm

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12:30 pm

Santa Photos

December 9 @ 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Hilltop Mall, 5011 2nd Ave
Kearney, NE 68847 United States
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$20.00 Come and join us at the Hilltop for some Santa photos!

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1:00 pm

Holly Jolly 5K Fun Run

December 9 @ 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Yanney Heritage Park, 2020 W 11th St.
Kearney, NE 68845 United States

Come prance like Prancer or dash like Dasher at the Holly Jolly Jog and 5K Fun Run! Sign up for the exciting one-mile arctic adventure with fun stops along the way or the holiday themed 5K Fun Run! Get registered and dress up to participate in the costume contests! Participants registered by Monday, November 26 … Continue reading "Holly Jolly 5K Fun Run"

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Santa’s Cottage on the Bricks

December 9 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Downtown Kearney, Central Ave
Kearney, NE 68848 United States
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Get those letters and lists ready and head to Downtown Kearney to visit Santa and his elves! Santa's Cottage will be on Central Avenue in front of Nelson's Furniture from Thursday, November 29th through Thursday, December 20th. Don't forget your camera!

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31st Annual Christmas Tree Walk

December 9 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Trails and Rails Museum, 710 West 11th Street
Kearney, NE 68848 United States
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Free and open to the public, suggested donation of a non-perishable food item. Check out dozens of trees decorated by area not-for-profits that tie their mission into this year’s theme. The 2018 theme is “Sum’, Sum’, Summertime-Christmas in July.”

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2:00 pm

National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation – The World Theatre

December 9 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The World Theatre, 2318 Central Ave
Kearney, NE 68847 United States
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$5.00 It's Christmas time and the Griswolds are preparing for a family seasonal celebration, but things never run smoothly for Clark, his wife Ellen and their two kids. Clark's continual bad luck is worsened by his obnoxious family guests, but he manages to keep going knowing that his Christmas bonus is due soon. CAST Chevy … Continue reading "National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation – The World Theatre"

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KCT presents: Nuncrackers!

December 9 @ 2:00 pm
Kearney Community Theatre, 83 Plaza Blvd
Kearney, NE 68845 United States
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By Dan Goggin Sponsored by Cottonwood Veterinary Clinic, PC Directed by Alex Schwarz Performance Dates: Dec. 6-8, 13, 15 at 7:30 PM Dec. 9 & 16 at 2:00 PM Picture a unique Christmas Special – filmed in the Cable Access TV Studio – otherwise known as the Mount Saint Helens Convent Basement. Rousing Christmas carols, … Continue reading "KCT presents: Nuncrackers!"

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UNK Men’s Basketball vs. Mount Marty College

December 9 @ 2:00 pm
UNK Health & Sports Center, 2501 15th Avenue
Kearney, NE 68847 United States
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4:30 pm

Try Hockey for Free

December 9 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Viaero Center, 609 Platte Rd
Kearney, NE 68847 United States
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TRY HOCKEY FOR FREE! The Tr-City Optimist Youth Ice Hockey Association is hosting a free try hockey event. Bring your own helmet & gloves. Bike helmets are permitted for this event and skates will be available. Those who participate will receive a voucher for a free kids meal at Angus Burger or Sozo in Kearney. … Continue reading "Try Hockey for Free"

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6:00 pm

Holiday Light Festival

December 9 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Yanney Heritage Park, 2020 W 11th St.
Kearney, NE 68845 United States
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Walk through Yanney Park and enjoy decorated areas by local schools, businesses and organizations along with train rides, a giant snow globe, Santa and hot cocoa. Lights will be up December 8-15 from 6:00pm-8:00pm with the kids activities on December 8, 11 and 14. Free and open to the public.

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