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 2021 Cattlemen’s Ball event schedule.

Previous Ball Setup

Current Schedule of Events

Subject to change as new events are finalized.

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Friday, June 4

  • 7:00 a.m. – Golf Registration at Elks Country Club
  • 8:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m. – Golf Tournament at Elks Country Club
  • 4:00 p.m. – Gates open
  • 4:00 p.m.–5:30 p.m. – Top Donor Reception (invite only)
  • 4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. – Silent Auction
  • 4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. – Health & Wellness Screenings, General Store and History Tent open
  • 4:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. – Serenity Garden open
  • 4:00 p.m.-Close – Bar & Concessions open
  • 5:00 p.m.-6:30 p.m. – Trail Boss reception
  • 5:30 p.m.–7:00 p.m. – Wine & Art Tent open
  • 6:30 p.m.-8:15 p.m. – Welcome & Live Auction
  • 9:00 p.m.-10:30 p.m. – Tracy Byrd Concert

Saturday, June 5

  • 7:00 a.m. – Nebraska Rawhide Run Check-in at Lake North
  • 8:00 a.m. – Nebraska Rawhide Run Start at Lake North
  • 8:30 a.m. – Gates open for Trail Boss ticket holders
  • 8:30 a.m.-10:00 a.m. – Trail Boss Champagne Brunch
  • 9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. – Silent Auction open
  • 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. – Health & Wellness Screenings, General Store and History Tent open
  • 9:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m. – Serenity Garden open
  • 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. – Wine Tasting
  • 10:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m. – Nebraska Bush Pullers, Session 1
  • 11:00 a.m.-Close – Bar & Concessions open
  • 11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. – Trail Boss Luncheon
  • 12:00 p.m.–12:45 p.m. – Trail Boss Live Auction
  • 12:30 p.m. – Gates Open to Top Hand Ticket Holders
  • 1:00 p.m. – Opening Ceremonies
  • 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. – Beef Experience
  • 1:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m. – Style Show
  • 1:30 p.m.-3:00 p.m. – Nebraska Bush Pullers, Session 2
  • 3:00 p.m.-3:30 p.m. – Yesterday’s Lady
  • 3:15 p.m. – Remembrance Service & Butterfly Release
  • 3:45 p.m.-5:00 p.m. – Farm & Ranch Auction
  • 4:00 p.m. – Line Dancing
  • 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. – Prime Rib Dinner – Meal Lines Open
  • 6:00 p.m.-6:05 p.m. – Truck Raffle Giveaway
  • 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. – Side Step Band