Schedule of Events

There is something for everyone at the Cattlemen’s Ball: shopping, dining, entertainment, art, demonstrations, special activities, and more. Check back periodically as our volunteer committees work to finalize the 2020 Cattlemen’s Ball event schedule.

Previous Ball Setup

Current Schedule of Events

Subject to change as new events are finalized.

Friday, June 5

  • 7:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m. – Golf Tournament
  • 4:00 p.m. – Gates open
  • 4:00 p.m.–5:30 p.m. – Top Donor Reception
  • 4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. – Silent Auction
  • 4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. – Buffett Cancer Center, General Store, Art Tent, and History Tent open
  • 4:00 p.m.-10:30 p.m. – Serenity Garden open
  • 5:00 p.m.-6:30 p.m. – Trail Boss reception
  • 5:30 p.m.–7:00 p.m. – Art Tent open
  • 6:30 p.m.-8:15 p.m. – Welcome & Live Auction
  • 8:30 p.m.-10:30 p.m. – Side Step Band

Saturday, June 6

  • 7:00 a.m. – Nebraska Rawhide Run
  • 8:30 a.m. – Gates open
  • 8:30 a.m.-10:00 a.m. – Trail Boss Champagne Brunch
  • 9:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m. – Serenity Garden open
  • 9:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m. – Silent Auction opens
  • 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. – Buffett Cancer Center, General Store, Art Tent, and History Tent open
  • 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. – Wine Tasting
  • 11:00 a.m. – Concessions open
  • 11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. – Trial Boss Luncheon
  • 12:00 p.m.–12:45 p.m. – Live Auction
  • 12:30 p.m. – Gates Open to Top Hand Ticket Holders
  • 1:00 p.m. – Opening Ceremonies
  • 1:30 p.m. – Style Show
  • 1:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m. – General Activities TBD
  • 3:45 p.m.-5:00 p.m. – Farm & Ranch Auction
  • 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. – Prime Rib Dinner – Meal Lines Open
  • 6:00 p.m.-6:05 p.m. – Raffle
  • 6:05 p.m.-7:00 p.m. – Evening Program
  • 7:00 p.m.-8:15 p.m. – Live Auction
  • 9:00 p.m.-10:30 p.m. – Easton Corbin Concert
  • 10:45 p.m.-12:15 a.m. – Tracy Byrd Concert and Dance