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Lone Tree Days – Nebraska 150 Celebration

June 30, 2017 - July 4, 2017

Lone Tree Days 
Under Construction and Preparing for the Next 150 Years

 June 30 – Friday Fun
9:00 am

  • 9-5 pm 4th Anniversary Celebration Open House at The Wishing Well (421 G Street)

10:00 am

  • 10-5:30 pm Open House at Positively You Boutique (916 16th Street)
  • 10-6 pm Central City Public Library Book Sale (1604 15th Avenue)

11:00 am

  • 11-2 pm C.C. LIVE’s Hot Dog and Polish Dog Feed (Downtown Gazebo) – 15th Anniversary Year  (cash or checks) 

11:30 am

  • 11:30-1 pm Scholarship Luncheon Fundraiser and Bake Sale sponsored by P.E.O. Chapter AB – Open to the Public (Solt-Wagner Event Room – 1507 17th Street)​

1:00 pm

  • 1 pm Bridge and Pitch – Register for cards, call Lynelle Fuelberth at 308.946.3460 – Open to the Public (Solt-Wagner Event Room – 1507 17th Street)​

4:00 pm

  • 4 pm Waddell and Reed Softball Tournament (Lone Tree Park/ South Park), call Travis Maresh at 308.940.1438

7:00 pm

  • 14th Annual Karaoke Challenge Contest – Eagles Club – Open to all ages

July 1 – Sensational Saturday
7:00 am

  • 7 am MCCDC 4th Annual Color Kraze – Check-In/ Registration/ South Picnic Shelter (Lone Tree Park/ South Park) 
  • 7:30 am 5k (3.1 miles) and ​8:30 am Fun Run (1 mile)

8:00 am

  • 8-11 am Chamber Pancake Feed (Picnic Shelter Lone Tree Park/ South Park)​

9:00 am

  • 9-5:30 pm 4th Anniversary Celebration Open House at The Wishing Well (421 G Street)
  • 9-12 noon Downtown Sidewalk Sales
    9-12 noon ESI Camp Sale (Outside the Venture Center)
    9 am 3 Person Golf Scramble (Valley View Golf Course – 2407 Nebraska 14, Marquette, NE 68854)
    9-11 am FFA Petting Zoo and BBQ (North Park on the North side of the Gazebo)
  • 9-12 pm The Lincoln Manor Steakhouse Live Band and Beer Garden

9:30 am

  • 9:30-11:30 am Vehicle Check-In for the State Theater Car and Motorcycle Show (State Theater – 706 C Avenue)

10:00 am

  • 10 am Registration at North Park for Lap Dog Races (Race is at 11 am at North Park)
  • 10-2 am Central City Public Library Book Sale (1604 15th Ave)
  • 10 am Teddy Bear Picnic/ Parade (Merrick County Museum – 211 E Street) – 8 yrs old and under (register at 9:30 am)

11:00 am

  • 11 am Lap Dog Races with concessions available (North Park) – (registration at 10 am), trophies for 1st-3rd Places

11:30 am

  • 11:30-3 pm Brisket/ Pulled Pork/ Ribs with all of the fixings, Pop, Bottled Water, and Tea (Side Street Deli – 401 H Street)
  • 11:30-3 pm 3rd Annual State Theater Car and Motorcycle Show with the Awards Ceremony at 3 pm (State Theater – 706 C Avenue)

12 noon 

  • 12-2 pm Central City Public Library Sidewalk Chalk Art Contest – Judging at 2 pm (1604 15th Avenue)
  • 12 noon Team Roping Competition (Merrick County Fairgrounds) – call Russ Kucera at 308.940.1013

1:00 pm

  • 1 pm Tom McMahon Baseball Tournament with 3 games (Legion Baseball Field) 4 Teams (Albion, York, DCB, and Central City), $5 Adults, $2 for Veterans, Seniors, students, and kids
  • 1-5 pm The Lincoln Manor Steakhouse Jeep/ ATV and Off-Road Show sponsored by the Central City Volunteer Fire Department, Strobel Speed Shop, and Stellar Sand Blasting and Power Coating (Steakhouse – 1525 16th Street)

3:00 pm

  • 3-9:30 pm Prairie Creek Wine and Beer Garden (East of Prairie Creek Winery/ West of Post Office – 1512 16th Street)
    3-4 pm Kid’s Band – The String Beans (Hand out prizes for kids)
  • 3:00 pm Awards Ceremony for the State Theater Car and Motorcycle Show

​3:30 pm

  • 3:30-6:30 pm Free Event Bounce House Extravaganza (Outside Solt-Wagner Event Room)

 ​4:00 pm

  • 4-7 pm Live Band – Element (East of Prairie Creek Winery/ West of Post Office – 1512 16th Street)
    4-8 pm Rib/ Brisket Fest at the Central City Eagles Club (1715 17th Avenue)

July 2 – Sunday Funday
10:00 am

  • 10-2 pm Central City Ambulance Squad Sidewalk CPR and Open House, Ambulance Station

1:00 pm

  • 1 pm Tom McMahon Baseball Tournament with 3 games (Legion Baseball Field) 4 Teams (Albion, York, DCB, and Central City) $5 Adults, $2 for Veterans, Seniors, students, and kids

2:00 pm

  • 2:00 pm Central City 3rd Annual Legion Alumni Baseball Game (Legion Baseball Field)
    Contact Brent Kennedy to participate or for more information 308.940.1481
  • ​2-4 pm Ice Cream and Pie Social (Grace Lutheran Church – 1920 16th Avenue)

4:00 pm

  • 4:00 pm American Legion serving food and drinks following the Alumni Baseball Game

5:00 pm

  • 5:00 pm Community Bible Church (308.946.2114) Pot Luck Picnic – Grilled Hamburgers, Hot Dogs, and more (North Park)

6:00 pm

  • 6:00 pm Community Bible Church Musical Concert (North Park)

July 3 – Monday Mania
9:00 am 

  • 9-5:30 pm 4th Anniversary Celebration Open House at The Wishing Well (421 G Street)

10:00 am

  • 10 am “A Glimpse of the Past: Repaving Highway 30, Central City, 1949-50” by Gene Larson and sponsored by Merrick County Historical Museum (Friends Meeting House, 403 B Avenue) – Coffee and Donuts.
  • 10-8 pm Central City Public Library Book Sale (1604 15th Avenue)  

11:00 am

12:00 noon

2:00 pm

  • 2-3:30 pm Cottonwood Estates presents its very own Antique Roadshow – providing drinks and popcorn (2316 28th Street)

2:30 pm

3:30 pm

7:30 pm 

  • 7:30 pm Treasure of Shiver River Melodrama (State Theater – 706 C Avenue)

 July 4 – Terrific Tuesday
2:00 pm

  • 2 pm Treasure of Shiver River Melodrama (State Theater – 706 C Avenue)

6:00 pm

  • 6 pm Lone Tree Days Parade (Downtown Central City)

​7:00 pm

  • 7-10 pm – Burgers, Hotdogs, Chips – Merrick Medical Dinner/ Activities  (Merrick County Fairgrounds)

​8:00 pm

  • 8-10 pm Central City Leadership Class/ CC Volunteer Fire Department Water Fight (Merrick County Fairgrounds)

10:00 pm

rick County Fairgrounds)

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Start:
June 30, 2017
End:
July 4, 2017

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Central City
Central City, NE 68826 United States
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