Back to School Shop & Save

Head to the Bricks and let Downtown Kearney's unique shops help you go back to school in style! The 2nd annual Back to School Shop & Save is August 1st […]

Nebraska Senior Games

FUN, FITNESS AND FRIENDLY COMPETITION. Join us for the 2020 Nebraska Senior Games on August 6-9, 2020 in Kearney! All men and women age 50 and over are invited to […]

Cookie Cutter Camp


Date for Cookie Cutters will be August 6 AND 7. Mix it! Bake it! Mark it with FUN...and sprinkles of course! Let's explore what it takes to be a baker! […]

$50 – $70

Outdoor Poetry Reading

Cottonmill Park 2795 Cottonmill Ave, Kearney

Poets and poetry lovers will gather at the Cottonmill Park Amphitheatre in Kearney on Thursday, August 6th at 7:00 pm for an event that the organizers are calling the “Masked […]


The Princess Bride at The World Drive-In

Buffalo County Fairgrounds 3807 Avenue N, Kearney

In this enchantingly cracked fairy tale, the beautiful Princess Buttercup and the dashing Westley must overcome staggering odds to find happiness amid six-fingered swordsmen, murderous princes, Sicilians and rodents of […]

$20 – $25

E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial at The World Drive-In

Buffalo County Fairgrounds 3807 Avenue N, Kearney

After a gentle alien becomes stranded on Earth, the being is discovered and befriended by a young boy named Elliott. Bringing the extraterrestrial into his suburban California house, Elliott introduces […]

Kearney Area Farmers Market

Hilltop Mall 5011 2nd Ave, Kearney

Oldest established Kearney Area Farmers Market providing Quality Fresh Produce and Food Products Locally grown, excellent quality produce including organic; herb and heirloom vegetable starters; annual flower plants; artisan breads, […]

Kearney Indoor Auto & Bike Show

Buffalo County Fairgrounds 3807 Avenue N, Kearney

Kearney Indoor Auto & Bike Show Saturday August 8, 2020 Presented by the Central Nebraska Auto Club Show Hours 9 am to 4 pm Awards will begin around 3:30 pm […]


Stand By Me at The World Drive-In

Buffalo County Fairgrounds 3807 Avenue N, Kearney

After learning that a stranger has been accidentally killed near their rural homes, four Oregon boys decide to go see the body. On the way, Gordie Lachance, Vern Tessio, Chris […]

$20 – $25

Roadway Heroes

Vroom! Honk! Honk! It's time for Roadway Heroes! This event is designed to give children a chance to get up close to their favorite vehicles, meet their community helpers, and […]

$5 – $50

Aqua Adventures Camp


Date for Aqua Adventures will be August 10 AND 11. Bring out the water balloons, bubbles, mermaids, pirates...Oh my! This camp will definitely be a splash! Ages 4-10 $50 Members […]

$50 – $70

Cops and Bobbers – Free Fishing Event

The Archway 3060 E 1st Street, Kearney

Join us along with members of the Kearney Police Department for a fun evening of fishing on the pond at the Archway and Nebraska Firefighters Museum. All the equipment will […]