Schedule

49th Annual Jesse James Festival

September 11th, 12th, 17th through the 20th, 2020

JESSE JAMES PARK, KEARNEY, MO



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

$10 Admission 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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Thursday, Sept. 17th 2020


6:00 PM – Carnival Opens


Friday, Sept. 18th 2020

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 – 12:00 AM – Festival Dance at Pavilion
Presented by the St Michaels Knights of Columbus


Saturday, Sept. 19th 2020

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 – 8:45 AM – Disc Golf Check-In near Hole 1 – More Info

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

9:00 AM – Disc Golf – Players Meeting Near Hole 1 – More Info

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

9:30 AM – Flag Raising Ceremony at the corner of Washington and Jefferson Streets downtown Kearney conducted by the E Howard Porter VFW Post 5717

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 – Corn Hole Tournament – At Jesse James Park. More Info

1:00 PM – Studio 320 dancers at the Jesse James Park Amphitheater.

1:00 PM – CO-Ed Mud Volleyball

7:00 PM – URA Rodeo

8:00 PM – 12:00 AM – Festival Dance at Pavilion
Presented by the St Michaels Knights of Columbus


Sunday, Sept. 20th 2020

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