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Trails and Rails Museum

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710 West 11th Street
Kearney, NE 68848 United States
308-234-3041 bchs.us

September 2018

A Night at the Opera

September 18, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Trails and Rails Museum, 710 West 11th Street
Kearney, NE 68848 United States

This event includes living history performances by such Kearney Opera House luminaries as William Jennings Bryan, Harry Houdini, Carrie Nation and Madame Modjeska. Performances will begin at 5:30 and be repeated again at 6:30. In addition to entertainment, refreshments and appetizers will be offered. You may enter the museum through the front door of the new Family History Center building, located along 11th street in Kearney.  Overflow parking will be at Centennial Park or on the Museum’s ‘old’ parking lot.…

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December 2018

31st Annual Christmas Tree Walk

December 8, 2018 @ 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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31st Annual Christmas Tree Walk

December 9, 2018 @ 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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April 2019

BCHS Annual Meeting

April 14, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Trails and Rails Museum, 710 West 11th Street
Kearney, NE 68848 United States
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A great gathering of BCHS members to reflect back on the past year’s accomplishments and enjoy an entertaining program while eating yummy food. The general public is welcome to join us for the program, too!

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December 2019

32nd Annual Christmas Tree Walk

December 7, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Trails and Rails Museum, 710 West 11th Street
Kearney, NE 68848 United States
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First two weekends in December (7th & 8th and 14th & 15th) and the week in between (9-13) from 1pm to 5pm.  Thus, this is a nine-day event! *** Check out dozens of trees decorated by area not-for-profits that tie their mission into this year’s theme. The 2019 theme is “Eat, Drink, and be Merry”. ***All of November: Christmas Decorating (during regular business hours plus open late on Thursday, Nov. 7 for decorating)

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32nd Annual Christmas Tree Walk

December 8, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Trails and Rails Museum, 710 West 11th Street
Kearney, NE 68848 United States
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First two weekends in December (7th & 8th and 14th & 15th) and the week in between (9-13) from 1pm to 5pm.  Thus, this is a nine-day event! *** Check out dozens of trees decorated by area not-for-profits that tie their mission into this year’s theme. The 2019 theme is “Eat, Drink, and be Merry”. ***All of November: Christmas Decorating (during regular business hours plus open late on Thursday, Nov. 7 for decorating)

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32nd Annual Christmas Tree Walk

December 14, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Trails and Rails Museum, 710 West 11th Street
Kearney, NE 68848 United States
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First two weekends in December (7th & 8th and 14th & 15th) and the week in between (9-13) from 1pm to 5pm.  Thus, this is a nine-day event! *** Check out dozens of trees decorated by area not-for-profits that tie their mission into this year’s theme. The 2019 theme is “Eat, Drink, and be Merry”. ***All of November: Christmas Decorating (during regular business hours plus open late on Thursday, Nov. 7 for decorating)

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32nd Annual Christmas Tree Walk

December 15, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Trails and Rails Museum, 710 West 11th Street
Kearney, NE 68848 United States
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First two weekends in December (7th & 8th and 14th & 15th) and the week in between (9-13) from 1pm to 5pm.  Thus, this is a nine-day event! *** Check out dozens of trees decorated by area not-for-profits that tie their mission into this year’s theme. The 2019 theme is “Eat, Drink, and be Merry”. ***All of November: Christmas Decorating (during regular business hours plus open late on Thursday, Nov. 7 for decorating)

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June 2020

35th annual Wagons West Celebration Reverse Parade

June 13 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Trails and Rails Museum, 710 West 11th Street
Kearney, NE 68848 United States
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Free

For this year’s FREE 35th annual Wagons West Celebration, we will host a reverse parade on June 13th from 10 am – 12 pm (a reverse parade is different from a normal parade where the spectators are the ones driving to the procession of people at the Trails & Rails Museum). Because of the larger crowd that this FREE event brings, we will not allow people on the property to walk in the buildings like normal. Instead, we are still…

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