Compelled To Tell: Drawing – Opens Today

Museum of Nebraska Art 2401 Central Ave, Kearney, NE

Compelled To Tell: Drawing May 28 – September 22, 2019 In today’s technologically advanced world, sketching is still the best way to bring an idea to life. Artists draw what their minds see, whether it’s solving a design problem or communicating how they perceive the world around them. The process of drawing allows an artist […]


Centennial Pool Opening Day

Centennial Pool 700 W 11th StreetKearney,

Centennial Park Pool opens for the season on Tuesday May 28, 2019. Open through August 13, 2019.

Kids Under Construction Summer Camp

Kearney Area Children's Museum 5827 4th Ave, Kearney, NE

Children will explore the steps it takes to complete a structure through hands-on activities that incorporate science, math, art, hand-eye coordination, and teamwork. We will also learn about the people who help on a project from start to finish.

$20 – $30

Masonic All-Star Marching Band – Public Concert

Harmon Park Sonotorium Stage 3100 5th Ave, Kearney, NE

The 25th Annual Nebraska Masonic All-Star Marching Band will perform a free public concert on Friday, May 31, 2019 at 5:30 pm • Bring your lawn chair or blanket • Free Ice Cream Social following the concert The Masonic All-Star Marching Band is proud to honor all Active Duty and Military Veterans during the concert. […]


Treo CD Release Concert – The World Theatre

The World Theatre 2318 Central Ave, Kearney, NE

Join the band Treo for the release party for their 5TH ALBUM, "LOST IN A SONG" which includes 10 new original songs. FREEWILL DONATION to The World accepted as admission and will go toward our Next Level campaign! All PROCEEDS FROM CD sales will go to CASA & Make a Wish! Bring your friends, come […]


Sue Bush Memorial Two Mile Run/Walk

Yanney Heritage Park 2020 W 11th St., Kearney, NE

AWARDS: • The top three finishers in each two mile run age and gender division will receive a medal. REGISTRATION: • If you pre-register by Thursday, May 23, you will receive a free race t-shirt. • Two Mile Run entry fee: $13 • Two Mile Walk entry fee: $10 • Event day registration will be […]

$10 – $13

NE Junior Hereford Show

Buffalo County Fairgrounds 3807 Avenue N, Kearney, NE

Saturday, June 1st Show Schedule 8:00 am - Speech Contest 10:00 am - Senior Showmanship (Fit & Show) 11:00 am - Futurity Show (Steers, followed by Heifers) Intermediate Showmanship (Blow & Go) Junior Showmanship (Blow & Go) Pee Wee Showmanship (Blow & Go) Bred & Owned Bulls Bred & Owned Heifers 30 minutes after show […]

Heritage Day

Yanney Heritage Park 2020 W 11th St., Kearney, NE

Heritage Day has become a traditional “kick-off to summer” celebration for Kearney residents. The focus of Heritage Day is to build on family unity and community togetherness, recognize park contributors, as well as to provide a formal opportunity to “cut the ribbon” on new features at Yanney Park. Last year, “Heritage Day”, drew an estimated […]

Shrine Bowl Parade

Downtown Kearney 2316 Central Avenue, Kearney, NE

10a start Parade route is Central Ave north to 24th Street and then loops down 1st Ave.

Shrine Bowl Football Game

University of Nebraska at Kearney 2504 9th Ave, Kearney, NE

Kickoff 2pm at the Ron & Carol Cope Stadium at Foster Field

BMX Local Race Single

Tri-City BMX Track 3710 30th Ave., Kearney, NE

Registration: 3pm-4pm Race: ASAP Entry Free: $10

20th Annual Animation Show of Shows – The World Theatre

The World Theatre 2318 Central Ave, Kearney, NE

Returning to theaters across North America this fall, the ANIMATION SHOW OF SHOWS will present 15 thought-provoking, poignant, and very funny animated shorts from around the world. In a year when the best and worst of human nature has been on constant display, the works in this year’s show remind us of both the universality […]