Schedule

47th Annual Jesse James Festival

September 8th, 9th, 14th through 17th 2017

JESSE JAMES PARK, KEARNEY, MO



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

FREE PARKING FRIDAY SEPT 15th.

$5 PARKING PER DAY – SATURDAY SEPT 16th

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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Thursday, Sept. 14th 2017


6:00 PM – Carnival Opens – $20 Armbands – Presented By Toby’s Carnival.


Friday, Sept. 15th 2017 ** FREE PARKING. **

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

1:30 PM – MO-KAN Dock Dogs – Onsite Registration/Practice More Info

3:00 PM – MO-KAN Dock Dogs – Big Air Wave 1 More Info

4:30 PM – MO-KAN Dock Dogs – Big Air Wave 2 More Info

6:30 PM – MO-KAN Dock Dogs – Extreme Vertical 1 More Info

5:30 PM – 7th Annual Kids Q on the Hill Cooks Meeting Kids Ages 6 to 15

6:00 PM – Pony rides by J&J Ponies, LLC

6:00 PM – Remote Stock Car Racing presented by Victorylane Racing

6:00 PM – Carnival Opens – $20 Armbands – Presented By Toby’s Carnival.

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

7:00 PM – Rodeo – Admission $15 per person – 10 & under is Free ( Free Parking )
Catch the “Half-time” performance of The Dusty And Rawhide Show
Kids Boot Scramble!
** NEW ADDITION THIS YEAR – YOU CAN SIT AND ENJOY OR GET UP AND DO SOME BOOT SCOOTIN TO THE LIVE PERFORMANCE OF PHIL VANDEL!**
No carry in coolers or beverages.


Saturday, Sept. 16th 2017

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/Craft 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

10:00 AM – Parade – Grand Marshall – Fire Chief Larry Pratt – Route Downtown Kearney

10:00 AM – Carnival Opens – $20 Armbands – Presented By Toby’s Carnival.

10:00 AM – MO-KAN Dock Dogs – Onsite Registration/Practice More Info

11:00 AM – MO-KAN Dock Dogs – Big Air Wave 3 More Info

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

12:00 PM and thru-out the day – Remote Stock Car Racing presented by Victory Lane Racing

12:00 PM and thru-out the day – Pony rides by J&J Ponies, LLC

12:00 PM and thru-out the day – Live family entertainment by Chris Yantek

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

12:30 CO-Ed Mud Volleyball Captains Meeting

1:00 PM -CO-Ed Mud Volleyball

1:00 PM – MO-KAN Dock Dogs – Big Air Wave 4 More Info

1:00 PM – Studio 320 Dancers

2:30 PM – Haskell University Native American Dancers

3:00 PM – MO-KAN Dock Dogs – Big Air Wave 5 More Info

5:30 PM – MO-KAN Dock Dogs – Extreme Vertical 2 More Info

7:00 PM – Rodeo – Admission $10 – 5 & Under is free – Catch the “Half-time”
performance of The Rawhide And Dusty Show – No carry in coolers or beverages.
Kids Boot Scramble!

9:00 PM – Festival Dance
21 & over only
NO CARRY IN COOLERS OR BEVERAGES
Presented by the Knights of Columbus


Sunday, Sept. 17th 2017

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 – MO-KAN Dock Dogs – Onsite Registration/Practice More Info

10:00 AM – Barrel Racers Warm-ups

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

11:00 AM – MO-KAN Dock Dogs – Big Air Wave 6 More Info

11:00 AM – Carnival Opens – $20 Armbands – Presented By Toby’s Carnival.

12:00 PM – 4D $100 Added Barrel Races Presented by Laurie Jones
Register on site
Pee Wee 8 & under – $5
Youth 18 & under – $20
Open – $25
More information contact Laurie Jones (816 651 0900)

12:00 PM and thru-out the day – Remote Stock Car Racing presented by Victory Lane Racing

12:00 PM and thru-out the day – Pony rides by J&J Ponies, LLC

12:00 PM and thru-out the day – Live family entertainment by Chris Yantek

1:00 PM – MO-KAN Dock Dogs – Speed Retrieve 1 More Info

3:30 PM – MO-KAN Dock Dogs – Big Air Finals More Info

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