Schedule

45th Annual Jesse James Festival

September 12, 17-20 2015

JESSE JAMES PARK, KEARNEY, MO


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


 

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
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Friday, Sept. 11th 2015


6:30 PM – 9:30 PM – Teen Dance – Grades 6 & up – $5 admission
Sponsored by First Christian Youth Group at pavilion


Saturday, Sept. 12th 2015

8:00 AM  – Jesse James 5K/10K Classic Run – Donations to the “Heroes Monument Foundation” – registration information

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

More Info


Sunday, Sept. 13th 2015

10:00 AM – Rev. Robert Sallee James sermon Re Enactment Worship Service Portrayed by Rev. Joe Brandt at Camp New Hope – Directions at
www.holtnewdirection.org
Sponsored by High Point Cowboy Church & New Direction Church


Thursday, Sept. 17th 2015

6:00 PM – 10:00 PM – Carnival Show Armbands $20


Friday, Sept. 18th 2015

Times to be announced – MO-KAN Dock Dog Competition

9:00 AM – 7:00 PM – 28th Annual Jesse James & 26th Annual state Championship BBQ Cookoff registration – More Info

Noon – thru out day Robinson Chainsaw Carving

6:00 PM – 10:00 PM – Carnival Show Armbands $20

7:00 PM Youth Rodeo Presented by C.R. McKellips Rodeo Co.
Age 5 and under free, 6-12 is $5 and 13 and up is $10

Sanctioned Mutton Bustin – Must have your own protective wear.
All Rodeo Contestants sign in by calling (816)331-1792 on Monday Sept. 15 between 2:00 PM and 6:00 PM
Additionally:
General Public Mutton Bustin (separate from the Sanctioned Mutton Bustin Riders)
Registration 6:30 at Rodeo Grounds
Ages 6 and under – $15 fee to participate.
limited to the first 10 registrations – must have own safety equipment


Saturday, Sept. 19th 2015

Keep checking schedule – more events to be scheduled!
Family shows thru-out the day

7:00 AM – 9:00 AM – Last minute check in for BBQ Cookoff at Contest Trailer.
More Info

7:30 AM to 10:00 AM – VFW Breakfast

8:00 AM – Parade Lineup – Platte-Clay Way – more detail to follow

8:00 AM – 11:00 AM – Arts/Crafts Set up

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

10:00 AM Parade begins – downtown Kearney

10:00 AM – and throughout the day – Free Carriage Rides – in the park (donations accepted)

11:00 AM – 6:00 PM – MO-KAN Dock Dog Competition

11:00 AM – 6:00 PM – The Kearney Mid Continent Public Library is hosting a “Story Book Reading Trail” along the trail at the Arts & Crafts Alley

11:00 AM – 6:00 PM – Arts & Crafts Alley opens to public

11:00 AM – Toby’s Carnival opens – Armbands $20 ( 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM and 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM)

NOON and throughout the day – Northland Bubble Soccer $10 per person sponsored by Northland Bubble Soccer – see contact info for pre-registration – on-site registration also available

NOON – 8:00 PM – Rod Cannon – “Wandering Magician” thru-out the park

1:00 PM – Studio 320 Dancers perform at the Amphitheater

1:00 PM – Co-Ed MudVolleyball Tournament – More Info

1:30 PM – Gilam Family Show

2:30 PM – Haskell University Native American dancing

3:30 PM – Gilam Family Show

5:30 PM – Gilam Family Show

7:00 PM – URA/MRCA Rodeo with Dusty & Rawhide performance
Admission $10.00 per person, kids 5 and under free.

Muttin Bustin – Must have your own protective wear

Sanctioned Riders first and then “Fun Riders” for the general public ages 6 and under – Fun Riders registration of $15 at 6:30 at rodeo grounds – 10 names will be drawn for the Fun Riders – must have their own protective wear.

Robinson Chainsaw carvings auctioned off during intermission and come join the fun with the KIDS BOOT SCRAMBLE – age groups 0-6 & 7-12

9:00 PM – 1:00 AM – Festival Dance
21 & over Admission $6
Live band: Jim Robe
NO CARRY IN COOLERS OR BEVERAGES
Presented by the St Michaels Knights of Columbus


Sunday, Sept. 20th 2015

Keep checking schedule – more events to be scheduled!

Family shows thru-out the day

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

10:00 AM – and throughout the day – Free Carriage Rides – in the park (donations accepted)

11:00 AM – Rev. Robert Sallee James sermon Re-enactment Worship Service – portrayed by Rev. Joe Brandt – sponsored by High Point Cowboy Church and New Direction Church at the Jesse James Park rodeo grounds.

11:00 AM – 6:00 PM – MO-KAN Dock Dog Competition

NOON and throughout the day – Northland Bubble Soccer $10 per person sponsored by Northland Bubble Soccer – for pre-registration contact Mike Dickerson (816) 686-0319
(northlandbubblesoccer.com) – on-site registration also available

11:00 AM – 5:00 PM – The Kearney Mid Continent Public Library is hosting a “Story Book Reading Trail” along the trail at the Arts & Crafts Alley
11:00 AM – 5:00 PM – Arts & Crafts Alley Opens to Public

11:00 AM – Toby’s Carnival opens – Armbands $20 from NOON to 4:00 PM

NOON – Robinson Chainsaw Carving thru out the day with carvings auctioned during rodeo

NOON – Gilam Family Show

1:00 PM – Jr MudVolleyball tournament – More Info

1:30 PM – Gilam Family Show

2:30 PM – URA/MRCA Rodeo with Dusty & Rawhide performance
Admission $10.00 per person, kids 5 and under free.
Robinson Chainsaw carvings auctioned off during intermission and come join the fun with the KIDS BOOT SCRAMBLE – age groups 0-6 & 7-12