Clay Walker, country superstar and popular entertainer, will headline the 2019 Nebraska Cattlemen's Ball near Wauneta, Nebraska Saturday June 8th, 2019. Nominated for Top Male Vocalist from the Academy of Country Music, Clay Walker has had six No. 1 hits, with five consecutive No. 1 songs: "What's It to You," "Live Until I Die," "Dreaming with my Eyes wide Open," "If I could Make a Living," "This Woman and This Man," and "Rumor Has It."
Overall, Walker has had 23 top 20 hits, and 19 Top 10 hits including the recent hit "She Won't Be Lonely Long." Clay Walker has also just come out with a new Album in 2019 entitled "Long Live The Cowboy." With Beach Balls, Streamers, Confetti, and Videos playing behind him on a giant screen as he sings, Clay Walker's Concert is a "Party on Stage!" Come join the Party, and Get your tickets now at www.cattlemensball.com. Or mail your check to PO Box 9, Wauneta NE 69045. The $400Trail Boss tickets includes Friday and Saturday (4 ...
That's the grand total that was raised at the 2018 Cattlemen's Ball of Nebraska! We are humbled by your generosity! Thanks - and we'll see you in 2019!
Cattlemen’s Ball by the numbers:
50 committees to plan and organize
200-250 people each committee
40+ communities representing the committees
1,100 volunteers from approximately 100 zip codes
3 semi loads of wood chips
More than $13,000 sold in table decorations (goal was $5,000)
$13,000 made on golf tourney
$27,430 made on the same five bottles of wine
$77,000 made on 26 guns (net)
$80,000 made on beverages
$663,000 on four auctions with 285 items for the silent auction
$260,000 Calf For A Cure
1 very confident group (steering committee) with a $1.5 million goal
$1,747,961 total amount made on the Ball
31 percent of the total, minus the fundraiser, for expenses
$1,550,961 to the Fred and Pamela Buffett Center
10 percent stays in the home country
$173,000 to 56 ...
The 2019 Cattlemens' Ball Committee is pleased to announce the first Calf for a Cure Donors, Jack and Carol Maddux and Eddie and Donna Nichols, all of Wauneta, Nebraska. Following the 2019 Wauneta Harvest Festival July 28, 2019, the couples posed for a group photo with C0-Hosts Derek & Allison Sandman and Wayne & Chris Krausnick, and Co-Chairs Joey & Myra Large and Shawn & Julie Jones.
Madduxes and Nicholses have been lifelong cattle producers in southwest Nebraska. Both Jack and Eddie served as President of the Nebraska Stock Growers Association (now named Nebraska Cattlemen's Association) and both Carol and Donna served as President of the Nebraska Cow-Belles. Eddie and Jack have served on National Boards and have received many honors.
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