Storytelling Festival

Kearney Area Storytelling Festival – January 21-25, 2020 Public Performances are all free – Tuesday, January 21 Noa Baum – Israeli Stories for Seniors 12:45 p.m. | Peterson Senior Activity Center 2020 West 11 Street, Kearney, NE Noa Baum – Stories for Families 7:00 p.m. | Kearney Public Library 2020 First Avenue, Kearney, NE Wednesday, … Continue reading “Storytelling Festival”

Night at the Archway Museum

Middle-school aged children will enjoy this Halloween event that’s a little spooky, but mostly fun. Tour the “haunted’ Archway, hear stories of spooky history, play Halloween games, and enjoy a Halloween-themed movie. Snacks will be provided. Pre-Registration is required.

Octoberfest at Cedar Hills

October is the time to celebrate harvest and fall, and that includes the conclusion of grape harvest and the start of wine production! We will be hosting a fun-packed day, with more details to be added! Activities will include: >Grape Stomp – scrub your tootsies & be like Lucy! >Polka Music – Kava’s Polish Band … Continue reading “Octoberfest at Cedar Hills”

Freedom Fest

The Second Annual Freedom Fest is set for 5 p.m. July 3! Come enjoy music, food, attractions, carnival, fireworks, and more! Cunningham’s Journal and the City of Kearney are helping sponsor fireworks. RockIT Event Pros will be bringing the attractions to Freedom Fest, including zip line, bungee trampolines, low ropes course, inflatables, a toddler zone … Continue reading “Freedom Fest”


Held for four days each June, Annevar (Ravenna spelled backwards) is loads of fun for the whole family and draws over 6,000 people to our community. Activities include the D.C. Lynch midway, demo derby, two day tractor pull, parade, sand volleyball, car show, fun run/walk, 3-man scramble golf tournament and much more!