National Lincoln Highway Centennial Celebration

When
Jun 30 2013 - 12:00pm to Jul 1 2013 - 9:00pm
About this event
Description: 
National Lincoln Highway Centennial Celebration Kearney NE June 30 -- DOWNTOWN KEARNEY 1-5pm --Main Street comes to life, 1910s-1950s: • Historical characters • Period music. • World Theatre free showings of newly remastered Safety Last (1923) with Nebraska’s Harold Lloyd – 2:00 & 3:30pm • Historic tours of Downtown Kearney 1:00pm -- Official Grand Parade • Meeting of East and West coast tour cars • Parade of Transportation 2:00pm -- Kearney Area Community Band (Museum of Nebraska Art) 7:00pm – “On the Road Again” Centennial Concert - Free Concert History of Road Songs Sons and Brothers Band with Mike Adams Merryman Performing Arts Center 225 W. 22 St., Kearney NE July 1 – GREAT PLATTE RIVER ROAD ARCHWAY 9am-5pm -- Education Tent • Children’s events • Will Rogers Presentation • Music of Woody Guthrie • 1920s Tourist – Auto Camp & Store • Model T rides Noon – 1733 Barbershop Chorus 12:45pm -- Packard Parade 1:00pm – Official Centennial Program • Presentations from U.S. Rep Adrian Smith, State Rep Galen Hadley • Other Federal, State & Local dignitaries 7:00-10pm – Lincoln Highway Gala Bobby Layne Orchestra Great Plate River Road Archway $30 per person - Dinner & souvenir wine glass Mac’s Creek Vineyard Special Edition Wine
Event Category: 
Website: 
http://www.visitkearney.org/Article/2013-LINCOLN-HIGHWAY-CENTENNIAL-CELEBRATION
Location
June 30 - Downtown Kearney; July 1 - Great Platte River Road Archway, Kearney NE
June 30 - Central Ave, Kearney; July 1 Archway
68847 Kearney, NE, NE
United States
Phone: 308-293-3408 (Kate Benzel)
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