• About

    2017 Cattlemen's Ball
  • Tickets and Promise Petals

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  • Getting Here

    43581 Drive 818, Anselmo, NE. 68813

About

The 2017 Cattlemen’s Ball will be hosted in Custer County, near Anselmo, NE. The 2017 theme—4 A Cure—celebrates Custer County’s license plate number and the ultimate goal of eradicating the world from cancer. Hosting the ball are Jeff and Lisa Johnson from the Lonesome River Ranch. Their ranch slogan reads “The New Brand from a Legendary Past.” Experience this legacy at the 2017 Nebraska Cattlemen’s Ball.

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Buy Tickets and Promise Petals

Participating in a golf tournament and/or ribbon painting will be offered as electives when purchasing tickets.
$100
Top Hand
Top Hand Ticket Holders will enjoy: All Saturday activities after 12 pm, evening meal, and concerts.   Buy Tickets Now
$400
Trail Boss
Trail Boss Ticket Holders will enjoy: Friday evening Trail Boss social, Saturday morning brunch, all Saturday activities, preferred concert & evening meal seating.     Buy Tickets Now
$100
Promise Petals
The Cattlemen’s Ball dedicates itself to the promise of providing funds for the Fred & Pamela Buffett Center to help eradicate cancer. The Promise Petals are to remember those we have lost to this horrible disease, for those that are fighting and those who have survived. Order Now

Getting Here

  • Broken Bow
    From Broken Bow Hwy 2 west to Victoria Springs Rd (about 9 miles from the last stop light in Broken Bow) turn North (right) go about 10 miles to stop sign. Turn East (right) 1.7 miles to Milburn Rd turn North (left) go about 5 miles to Drive 818 Turn East (right) .5 miles to Ball.
  • Sargent
    Take the Sargent Rd towards Gates or Victoria Springs about 16 miles west to Gates 4-Way stop, continue west for about 7 miles. Turn North on the Milburn Rd. 5 miles to Drive 818 turn east .5 miles to Ball.
  • Anselmo
  •  From Hwy 2 turn on to  21 Spur (down town Anselmo)  towards Victoria Springs (east)  about 7 miles to Milburn Rd turn North  5 miles to Drive 818 turn east .5 miles to Ball.

2017 Schedule

Times and Events Subject to Change

DATE AND TIME

EVENT

June 2, 2017 FRIDAY EVENTS:
TBA Golf – Broken Bow Country Club
TBA Paint your Ribbon – Kinkaider Brewery
TBA For Trail Boss Ticket Holders: Social Hour, Welcome, Live Auction, Dance to Sheila Greenland
June 3, 2017 SATURDAY EVENTS:
TBA Gates open for Trail Boss Ticket Holders
TBA Trail Boss Champagne Social Breakfast
TBA General Store Hours
TBA Art Show
TBA Wine and Beer Tasting
TBA Silent Auction
TBA Serenity Garden
TBA Trail Boss Luncheon by HERBSTER ANGUS FARMS
TBA Live Auction
TBA Main Tent will be Closed at 1:00 for evening concert set up
TBA Gates Open for Top Hand Tickets
TBA Concessions
TBA UNMC Buffet Cancer Center Health Screenings
TBA Air Boat Rides
TBA Open Ceremonies
TBA Style Show
TBA Farm Auction
TBA Ranch Rodeo
TBA Magician
TBA Duck Races
TBA Emmet Bower Band Saloon Tent
TBA Culinary Show
TBA Antique Tractor display
TBA Lines open up for Prime Rib Dinner
TBA Welcome Raffle winner
TBA Dr. Cowan
TBA Live Auction
TBA Eric Paslay
TBA Emmit Bower Band
TBA Love and Theft

 

ENTERTAINMENT:

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Eric Paslay
June 3, 2017 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM

LoveandTheft

Love and Theft
June 3, 2017 10:30 PM to 12:00 AM

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