Schedule

45th Annual Jesse James Festival

September 12, 15, 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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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. –
** Additional Bleacher Seating! **
More Info


Tuesday, Sept. 15th 2015

5:00 PM – 6:00 PM – Senior Citizens Dinner
** New location ** First Baptist Church at 301 South Grove St, Downtown Kearney MO
Sponsored by Consentino’s Price Chopper of Kearney.


Thursday, Sept. 17th 2015

6:00 PM Toby’s Carnival opens – Armbands $20


Friday, Sept. 18th 2015

9:00 AM – 7:00 PM – 27th Annual Jesse James & 25th Annual state Championship BBQ Cookoff registration – More Info

6:00 PM Toby’s Carnival opens – 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
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


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 – (donations accepted)

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

11:00 AM – Toby’s Carnival opens – Armbands $20

NOON – Robinson Chainsaw Carving ** demos throughout the day ** – Carvings auctioned off during the rodeos

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

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

2:30 PM – Haskell University Native American dancing

7:00 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

9:00 PM – 1:00 AM – Festival Dance
21 & over Admission $6
Live band: Damien Gunn and the Magnificent Bang-Bangs
NO CARRY IN COOLERS OR BEVERAGES
Presented by the St Michaels Knights of Columbus


Sunday, Sept. 20st 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 – (donations accepted)

11:00 AM – Cowboy Worship Service – open to the public – Services by Highpoint Cowboy Church a the pavillion.

11:00 AM – 5:00 PM – Arts & Crafts Alley Opens to Public

11:00 AM – Toby’s Carnival opens – Armbands $20

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

1:00 PM – Jr MudVolleyball tournament – More Info

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