Schedule

49th Annual Jesse James Festival

September 13th, 14th, 19th, 20th, 21st & 22nd 2019

JESSE JAMES PARK, KEARNEY, MO



20 pound bags of Ice will be for sale on the festival grounds Thursday through Sunday.

$5 PARKING PER DAY

ALL PETS MUST BE ON A SHORT LEASH! – NO PETS IN CARNIVAL AREA. – NO EXCEPTIONS!

NO CARRY IN COOLERS OR BEVERAGES.


 

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
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Friday, Sept. 13th 2019


8:00 PM – 11:00 PM – Teen Dance –
Located at Kearney Amphitheater Pavilion in Jesse James Park.
Grades 6th -> 12th
Any questions call 816-918-2766
$5 per person to enter.
You may not leave and reenter.
Concessions will be available for purchase.
Proceeds going to Teens in the community
Plenty of chaperones.
Parents are welcome.
Sponsored by the Kearney First Christian Church.


Saturday, Sept. 14th 2019

8:00 AM  – Jesse James 5K/10K Classic Run and 1 Mile fun run – registration information

7:30 PM – Demo Derby $10 Admission / 5 & under Free / concessions on site – Presented by Grandstand Attractions, Inc. – More Info


Thursday, Sept. 19th 2019


6:00 PM – Carnival Opens


Friday, Sept. 20th 2019

9:00 AM – 7:00 PM – BBQ Cook off Cooks Check In – More Info

5:30 PM – 8th Annual Kids Q on the Hill Cooks Meeting Kids Ages 6 to 15

6:00 PM – Carnival Opens

7:00 PM Kids Q on the Hill Turn in time – Awards given at the ceremony on Saturday.

8:00 PM – 11:00 PM – Festival Dance at Pavilion
Free admission
NO CARRY IN COOLERS OR BEVERAGES
Presented by the St Michaels Knights of Columbus


Saturday, Sept. 21st 2019

7:00 AM – 9:00 AM – BBQ Cook off Final Check In – More Info

8:00 AM – Parade Staging (LINE-UP) Begins – Platte Clay Way.

8:00 AM – 11:00 AM – Arts & Crafts / Vendors set up time.

8:15 AM – Little Mr & Miss Contest Line Up.- in front of Kearney Feed & Supply
More Info

8:30 AM – Little Mr & Miss Judging Begins.- in front of Kearney Feed & Supply
More Info

9:30 AM – Frisbee Golf Tournament presented by Dick Parker (913-206-7157 or dick.parker@hotmail.com) More Info

10:00 AM – Parade – Route Downtown Kearney

11:00 AM – 6:00 PM – Arts & Crafts / Vendors Open.

12:00 PM – Carnival Opens

12:30 PM – 31st Anual BBQ Cookoff – Judging Begins – Awards Ceremony Saturday After Noon.– More Info

12:30 PM – CO-Ed Mud Volleyball Captains Meeting

1:00 PM – CO-Ed Mud Volleyball

2:00 PM – Haskell University Native American Dancers

7:00 PM – Rodeo – Including Kids Boot Scramble

8:30 PM – 12:30 – Festival Dance at Pavilion
$6 per person
21 & over only
NO CARRY IN COOLERS OR BEVERAGES
Presented by the St Michaels Knights of Columbus


Sunday, Sept. 22nd 2019 *** FREE PARKING ***

9:00 AM – 11:00 AM – Fishing Tournament – Ages 0 to 6 and 7 to 12 and it is FREE – Jesse James Park pond. More Info

10:30 AM – Cowboy Worship Service presented by High Point Cowboy Church

11:00 AM – 5:00 PM – Arts & Crafts / Vendors Open.

12:00 PM – Carnival Opens

2:30 PM – Rodeo – Including Kids Boot Scramble