Sunday, August 20

Portable PlanetariumKnight Museum 908 Yellowstone Ave.
There is no cost, but you must have a reservation either by calling (308)762-2384 or at the main desk. Digitalis Planetarium shows will be held each day at 10:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m., and 3:00 p.m. and will last approximately 40 minutes. Space is limited to 25 people per session, most seating is sitting on the floor. Show is designed for age 10 to adult, age 5-10 may not grasp the concepts. Please no one under age 5 (they won’t enjoy it and may disrupt others’ enjoyment). Brought to you by: Friends of the Library, WNCC, Museum Partners, and APS Foundation

International Welcome Center
Knight Museum and Sandhills Center, 908 Yellowstone – Tea at 2pm

9AM: Non-denominational Church Services in the Park. North of Sallows Military Museum, 1101 Niobrara Ave. Presented by the Presbyterian Church.

Greenhouse in the Snow Tours
9am-7pm: 7 1/2 miles north on Hwy 87 Growing tropical and subtropical plants on the Nebraska plains

Sky View RC Club Fly-in
9am-3pm: Kansas St. south on CR 60 1/2 mile (2550 CR 60) Remote Control airplanes, drones, and helicopters fly-in.

Dobby’s Frontier Town
10AM-6PM: Concessions in the Saloon. Participate in a Cowboy Fast Draw competition 10-4. (308)760-3574

Native American Pow Wow, Central Park (Knight Museum)
1-6PM: A cultural celebration of Native American culture. Free

Educational Seminar
Performing Arts Center, 1450 Box Butte Ave
1PM: “Eclipse Across America a CuriosityStream Production” Mark Bender, Professional adventurer and educator, Filmmaker, Director, Eclipse Chaser.

Educational Seminar 3:00 p.m 312 W. 16th St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church “Eclipse Across America” by Gary Carter, NASA Ambassador.

Bands on the Bricks (2nd and Box Butte Ave)
3PM: Free Concert: The Outer Vibe from Nashville, TN

Gourmet Barbecue on a Working Cattle Ranch: 6 PM  Ranch Tour, star gazing, and dancing. Reservations: (308) 760-8638

Newberry’s :  Family Entertainment all day. Street dance 9pm-12am with “Emmett Bower Band”. Indoor air conditioning, outdoor seating, 110 W. 4th

Educational Seminar
Performing Arts Center, 1450 Box Butte Ave
7PM: “SkyGlow, Astrophotography and time-lapse video series exploring starscapes and light pollution.” Harun Mehmedinovic, Bosnian American directors, screenwriter, photographer, cinematographer, professor and author. He is a graduate of UCLA School of Theater, Film, and Television and American Film Institute.

Please check back for updated information on events as we will be updating this site as more plans get firmed up.

Listen to KCOW 1400AM for local announcements and pick up an Alliance Times-Herald for the schedule of events when you get to Alliance.