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Buffalo County Fairgrounds

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3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States
308-236-1201 buffalocountyfairgrounds.com

August 2018

Marshall’s Machinery Auction

August 28, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 9:00 am
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States

PLAN TO ATTEND THIS ABSOLUTE AUCTION – EVERYTHING SELLS TO THE HIGHEST BIDDER. NO MINIMUMS. LIVE ONLINE BIDDING – Advanced registration required.

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October 2018

Threads Across Nebraska

October 12, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States

Threads Across Nebraska is a statewide quilt show sponsored by the Nebraska State Quilt Guild. The quilts are representative of quilters from across the state done in a variety of techniques. Admission: Adults: $6.00 per day, Children 4-12: $3.00; Under 4: FREE FREE Parking Vendors will have a variety of products such as fabrics, patterns, books, antique quilts, sewing accessories and much more! 15% of profits will be donated to the Friends of the International Quilt Study Center and Museum.…

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Funky Junk Sale

October 13, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States

Ultimate junkers events vendors indoor and outdoors everything from junk crafts, refurbished automotive parts, crafters, door art, clothing, purses shabby chic, garage sale items. FREE Admission.

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Threads Across Nebraska

October 13, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States

Threads Across Nebraska is a statewide quilt show sponsored by the Nebraska State Quilt Guild. The quilts are representative of quilters from across the state done in a variety of techniques. Admission: Adults: $6.00 per day, Children 4-12: $3.00; Under 4: FREE FREE Parking Vendors will have a variety of products such as fabrics, patterns, books, antique quilts, sewing accessories and much more! 15% of profits will be donated to the Friends of the International Quilt Study Center and Museum.…

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Prime Festival

October 18, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States

The 19th annual "Prime of Your Life" festival for seniors offers a wide variety of fun and informative events, including entertainment, seminars, and prizes for the attendees to win. RYDE Transportation offers free transportation to attendees from Kearney, Minden, Franklin, Lexington, and more. More than 50 exhibitors will be on hand, offering goods and services in health, medical, and financial providers, as well as home improvement, lawn and garden, décor, and others- anything that enhances enjoyment for people in “the…

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Fall Festival of Crafts Show

October 27, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States

Fall Festival Craft Show is going on it's 31st year. We have Over 250 Booths of crafts. FREE ADMISSION! Great place to get your Holiday shopping done!

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November 2018

Holiday Splendor Craft Show

November 10, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States

15th Annual Craft Show featuring crafts and trades. Free Admission, food drive for area Food Bank collecting donations. Over 200 booths to help you prepare for Christmas! Everything is under one roof for a one-stop shop! Contact Kyla Martin, 308-440-0153 or email kmartin@mnca.net for application or more details.

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UNK Holiday Inn Open

November 17, 2018 @ 9:00 am
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States
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December 2018

Breakfast with Santa

December 1, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States

Members $8, Non Members $10, $12 at the door 2 and under - free Families can wear their Christmas pajamas and enjoy a pancake and sausage breakfast provided by Noon and Dobytown Kiwanis, craft and activity stations, bounce house, train rides, storytime with Mrs. Claus and meet Santa. Gift shop will be available for purchasing last minute Christmas gifts or to donate to Toys for Tots. Professional photo packages with Santa will also be available with Katie Autry Photography. Families…

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January 2019

Home and Builders Show

January 11, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States

DATES/HOURS: Friday, January 11, 2019 from 1pm – 7pm Saturday, January 12, 2019 from 10am – 7pm Sunday, January 13, 2019 from 11am – 5pm LOCATION/PARKING: Buffalo County Fairgrounds, Kearney, NE (free parking onsite) 2019 Exhibitors – alphabetical by company 2019 Exhibitors – by category 2019 SHOW MAP ADMISSION: $5 for adults (kids 12 & under free)

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Home and Builders Show

January 12, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States
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DATES/HOURS: Saturday, January 12, 2019 from 10am – 7pm Sunday, January 13, 2019 from 11am – 5pm LOCATION/PARKING: Buffalo County Fairgrounds, Kearney, NE (free parking onsite) 2019 Exhibitors – alphabetical by company 2019 Exhibitors – by category 2019 SHOW MAP ADMISSION: $5 for adults (kids 12 & under free)

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Home and Builders Show

January 13, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States
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DATES/HOURS: Sunday, January 13, 2019 from 11am – 5pm LOCATION/PARKING: Buffalo County Fairgrounds, Kearney, NE (free parking onsite) 2019 Exhibitors – alphabetical by company 2019 Exhibitors – by category 2019 SHOW MAP ADMISSION: $5 for adults (kids 12 & under free)

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UNK Midwest Duals

January 18, 2019 @ 9:00 am
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States

$10 Adult / $8 Kids & Senior 9:00am - UNK vs. Schreiner University 10:30am - UNK vs. NE Oklahoma A&M 12:00pm - UNK vs. Dakota Wesleyan U.

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UNK Midwest Duals

January 19, 2019 @ 9:00 am
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States
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$10 Adult / $8 Kids & Senior 9:00am - UNK vs. Truman State 10:30am - UNK vs. Lindenwood

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RV and Boat Show

January 25, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States

Tickets $5/door. 12 & under free. Fishing seminars, Golf instruction, camping, kayaking and boating displays. Interesting displays and fun things to do. Beautiful and comfortable facility.

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RV and Boat Show

January 26, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States
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Tickets $5/door. 12 & under free. Fishing seminars, Golf instruction, camping, kayaking and boating displays. Interesting displays and fun things to do. Beautiful and comfortable facility.

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RV and Boat Show

January 27, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States
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Tickets $5/door. 12 & under free. Fishing seminars, Golf instruction, camping, kayaking and boating displays. Interesting displays and fun things to do. Beautiful and comfortable facility.

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February 2019

NSAA Duals Wrestling

February 2, 2019 @ 9:00 am
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States

Classes A & D – Weigh-ins 8:00 am Classes B & C – Weigh-ins 9:30 am Competition Session 1 Round 1: 9:00 am – Quarterfinals A & D Round 2: 10:30 am – Quarterfinals B & C Round 3: 12 Noon – Consolation Semifinals – All Classes Session Round 4: 2:00 pm – Semifinals – All Classes Round 5: 3:30 pm – 3rd & 5th Place Duals – All Classes Round 6: 5:30 pm – Championship Duals – All Classes…

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Kiwanis Pancake Feed

February 9, 2019 @ 7:00 am - 11:00 am
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States
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This Annual Event in February with Kearney's other Kiwanis Clubs, Noon, Golden K, Kearney High and Kearney Catholic High School Key Clubs,has been a major source of income for Dobytown Kiwanis. Members sell tickets in advance and then work the day of the event making pancakes for the community. Check out all the details: http://bit.ly/2C4fhKl

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Cornhusker Chaos – Indoor Demo Derby

February 9, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States
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Tickets available Jan. 21. General Admission: $12/session or $30 for all three sessions. 12+ hours of Chaos and Crushing! Six classes of vehicles with over 115 drivers and cars pre-registered. Three Sessions Saturday: 10am-3pm & 6pm-11pm Sunday: 12pm

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Cornhusker Chaos – Indoor Demo Derby

February 9, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States
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Tickets available Jan. 21. General Admission: $12/session or $30 for all three sessions. 12+ hours of Chaos and Crushing! Six classes of vehicles with over 115 drivers and cars pre-registered. Three Sessions Saturday: 10am-3pm & 6pm-11pm Sunday: 12pm

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Cornhusker Chaos – Indoor Demo Derby

February 10, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States
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Tickets available Jan. 21. General Admission: $12/session or $30 for all three sessions. 12+ hours of Chaos and Crushing! Six classes of vehicles with over 115 drivers and cars pre-registered. Three Sessions Saturday: 10am-3pm & 6pm-11pm Sunday: 12pm

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Cattlemen’s Classic Cornhole Tournament

February 20, 2019 @ 7:00 pm
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States
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Hosted by Platte Valley Cornholers! What a great way to start out the 2019 Cornhole Season! Big money tournament with $1100 in cash payouts and some prizes as well including cornhole boards, gifts cards and more!! Must play to win. $20/team, 32 team max, double elimination. Pre-registration is now available! You can lock in your spot by sending your $20 via Venmo or PayPal, info is in DISCUSSION COMMENTS. The sooner you sign up the better. Thanks! This event is…

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March 2019

Nebraska Mat Jam

March 3, 2019
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States
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Marshall’s Auction

March 5, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States
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Huskerland Duals

March 9, 2019 - March 10, 2019
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States
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Motorcycle Show

March 9, 2019 - March 10, 2019
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States
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Mid Nebraska Spring Beef Show

March 15, 2019 - March 17, 2019
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States
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Todd Becker Foundation Fundraiser

March 15, 2019 @ 7:00 pm
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States
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6:00PM Doors Open Pre-Event Book Signing 7:00PM Worship & Program* *No meal will be served Your support helps us “take back ground” that the enemy has stolen by reaching high school youth with the life-changing Gospel. For too long, the enemy has led youth after youth astray with his lies, and that’s why we’re “…going after them…” with the truth of God’s Word, and turning their hearts and minds to Jesus Christ!

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Huskerland State

March 23, 2019 - March 24, 2019
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States
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Funky Junk Garage Sale

March 23, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States
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Anything from crafters, junkers and shabby chic.

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Cash-Wa Food Show

March 26, 2019 - March 27, 2019
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States

Invite Only.

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Midwest Classic

March 30, 2019 - March 31, 2019
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States
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April 2019

Signs of Spring Craft Show

April 13, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States

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Rae of Hope Fundraiser/Carnival

April 18, 2019
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States
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Mckennas Rae of Hope presents our 3rd annual 86 The Stigma Festival. A free community carnival celebrating our community and the desire to end the stigma of mental health. There will be rides, activities, entertainment, music, games, awards, food & fun. Rides include zip line, bungee tramp, rock climbing wall, free fall, bounce house and many more. Food will be provided by local food trucks as well as cost friendly options. The will also be a beverage garden just for…

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Good Friday Service

April 19, 2019 @ 7:00 pm
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States

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Kearney Gun & Coin Show

April 27, 2019 - April 28, 2019
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States
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For information and reservations for tables, contact Larry Johnson at 308-446-2351. Details to come.

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May 2019

Central Nebraska Auto Show

May 4, 2019
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States
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Indoor Auto and Bike Show:  car entries 7 a.m. – 9 a.m.  Show open to public 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.  Awards after 4 p.m. April 26 is the last day for Pre-registration.

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July 2019

Buffalo County Fair

July 23, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States
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4:00-7:00pm: OPEN CLASS ENTRIES, Exhibit Building All departments must be entered; check departments for time to bring articles.

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October 2019

Threads Across Nebraska

October 11, 2019 @ 9:00 am - October 12, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
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One event on October 12, 2019 at 9:00 am

Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States

We have a featured quilter, Peg Pennell. She is a native Nebraskan who has been teaching quilting for over 25 years. She has won over 250 ribbons & awards, both locally & internationally. There will be over 25 vendors as well as 150-200 quilts on display. You will enjoy seeing the variety of quilts ranging from simply pieced to intricate appliqué. Something for every level of quilting. It will also be an opportunity to see different vendors from other states!…

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Threads Across Nebraska

October 12, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on October 12, 2019 at 9:00 am

Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States

We have a featured quilter, Peg Pennell. She is a native Nebraskan who has been teaching quilting for over 25 years. She has won over 250 ribbons & awards, both locally & internationally. There will be over 25 vendors as well as 150-200 quilts on display. You will enjoy seeing the variety of quilts ranging from simply pieced to intricate appliqué. Something for every level of quilting. It will also be an opportunity to see different vendors from other states!…

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Funky Junk Artisan Market

October 19, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States
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November 2019

Gateway Farm Expo

November 20, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on August 8, 2020 at 9:00 am

Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States
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February 2020

Kiwanis Pancake Day

February 8 @ 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States
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Kiwanis Pancake Day will be February 8 from 7:00am-2:00pm at the Buffalo County Fairgrounds. Come out and enjoy the community atmosphere, and have some fresh pancakes and sausage. In addition to pancakes, the Literacy Council will be having its book sale and Golden K Kiwanis will be having its community garage sale. Kearney Kiwanis is celebrating its 100th Anniversary in 2020 - and proceeds from Kiwanis Pancake Day will help our service club provide services and programming to youth. Tickets…

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Nebraska Cattlemen’s Classic

February 15 - February 23
Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 3807 Ave. N
Kearney, NE 68847 United States
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