Events

Plan now to attend any of our upcoming events.

There's always something great going on at Pioneer Village!

August 16, 2014

USAF Band Concert and Ice Cream Social

The USAF band will be performing on the Kearney County Court House Lawn at 7:00 pm.  An Ice Cream Social will complete a wonderful evening in Minden. 

 

August 22 - 23, 2014

Nebraska Antique Airplane Association Fly-in

Antique and not so antique airplanes gather at Pioneer Village Field in MInden for 2 days of fun.  Historic Stearmans, Wacos, Cessnas, Taylorcraft, Pipers and Luscombes to name just a few are parked alongside modern Beachcraft, Mooneys and experimental aircraft.  

 

August 23, 2014

Christmas City Classic Car Show

Classic and historic cars are displayed around the historic Kearney County Court House in downtown Minden.  The show runs from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.  Numerous venders will also be available on the "Town Square".

 

October 18, 2014

Bandfest

24th annual Bandfest.  High School and Junior High School bands from around the region compete in street marching and field marching.

 

June  2015

Fiber Fun Day

The Prairie Fibers Weavers and Spinners Guild artisans will be demonstrating various fiber arts to honor the memory of Lois Nelson, a founding member of the Guild, who shared her love of the fiber arts with others by teaching and demonstrating spinning and weaving at the Pioneer Village for more than 40 years. Spinning, weaving and the use of natural dyes are some of the activities the Guild with be demonstrating.

 

July 4, 2015

Echoes of Independence

The Maverick band performs a traditional Big Band concert.

 
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