Jul
2
Sat
Allred Brothers Annual Fireworks Show at Five Rocks
Jul 2 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Annual Allred Brothers Fireworks Show under the stars at Five Rocks Amphitheater in Gering!  Front-row seats for lawn chair viewing or stay in your car viewing; pre-show food trucks, entertainment and more.  Admission is FREE; Gates open at 6:00 pm.  Fireworks show starts at dusk.  Free-will donations are encouraged to help fund the only large-scale fireworks show in the Gering-Scottsbluff area.

Jul
7
Thu
101st Annual Oregon Trail Days Celebration
Jul 7 – Jul 10 all-day
101st Annual Oregon Trail Days Celebration

Oregon Trail Days is the longest, continuous running celebration in Nebraska; honoring Gering’s Oregon Trail history.  Oregon Trail Days events include the Grand Parade, car shows, art shows, kiddie parades, concerts, food fairs, horseshoe pitching contests and much more July 8-10, 2022

Events day to evening; Thursday thru Sunday

For more information, visit www.oregontraildays.com

Jul
8
Fri
Oregon Trail Days International Food Fair
Jul 8 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Over 75 food vendors and booths featuring cuisines all all types and ethic foods commemorating the 101st Anniversary Oregon Trail Days Celebration.  Bring family and friends to downtown Gering for great food, music and kids activities.

Jul
9
Sat
Oregon Trail Days Craft Fair @ Legion Park
Jul 9 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Live Music and over 30 craft vendors featuring wood art, Americana, metal art, fiber art and much more.  Food trucks on site.

Oregon Trail Days 2022 Grand Parade
Jul 9 @ 10:00 am

The 101st Anniversary Oregon Trails Celebration’s Grand Parade, Celebrating 100 years of our Legendary Past.  Parade route along 10th Street in Downtown Gering.

Chris Cagle & Casey Donahew in Concert at Five Rocks Amphitheater @ Five Rocks Amphitheater
Jul 9 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm

In conjunction with Oregon Trail Days 2022; “Chris Cagle” and special guest “Casey Donahew” in concert at Five Rocks Amphitheater in Gering.  Gates open at 6 pm and concert starts at 7 pm.  Tickets can be purchased at www.outhousetickets.com   Ticket prices are:  $35 general admission, $50 VIP Seating and $75 Front of Stage seating.

Jul
20
Wed
Hinder in Concert at Five Rocks Amphitheater @ Five Rocks Amphitheater
Jul 20 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Local promoter presents “Hinder” in concert at Five Rocks Amphitheater in Gering.  Gates open at 6 pm and concert starts at 7 pm.  Tickets are $20 general admission and $35 VIP seating.  All tickets can be purchased at:  www.outhousetickets.com

Jul
31
Sun
Scotts Bluff County Fair
Jul 31 – Aug 7 all-day

Scotts Bluff County Fair at County Fairgrounds in Mitchell, NE.

Aug
8
Mon
US National Hot Air Balloon Championship & Old West Balloon Fest 2022
Aug 8 – Aug 13 all-day

The US National Hot Air Balloon Championship 2022 and Old West Balloon Fest; week-long event where the nation’s top balloon competitors contend for an opportunity to represent the U.S. in the World Hot Air Balloon Championship.  Daily hot air balloon competitions, early morning balloon launches, evening glow and many more events complete with food and merchandise vendors.  For more information, visit www.theoldwestballoonfest.com

Aug
10
Wed
Old West Balloon Fest-WNCC Evening Glow @ Western Nebraska Community College
Aug 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Old West Balloon Fest Showdown 2022; first evening Balloon Glow at Western Nebraska Community College.

Gates Open at 7:00 pm; balloons glow at dusk (approximately 9:00 pm)

FREE Admission

Food and merchandise vendors on site

For more information; visit www.theoldwestballoonfest.com

 

Aug
12
Fri
Old West Balloon Fest 2022-Mass Ascension at Mitchell Air Field @ Mitchell Air Field
Aug 12 @ 6:30 am – Aug 13 @ 8:30 am

Old West Balloon Fest 2022 Showdown; two morning mass ascension (balloon launches) from the Mitchell Air Field in Mitchell, NE

Gates open to the public  before dawn at 5:30 AM

Food and merchandise vendors on site

Watch as 25+ hot air balloon launch at dawn (weather permitting) in a mass ascension

For more information; visit www.theoldwestballoonfest.com

 

Aug
13
Sat
Old West Balloon Fest 2022-Evening Glow at Five Rocks Amphitheater @ The Grasslands at Five Rocks Amphitheater
Aug 13 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Old West Balloon Fest Showdown 2022 ends with the awesome sights and sounds of the evening glow at The Grasslands at Five Rocks Amphitheater in Gering

30+ Hot Air Balloons will “glow” at dusk (approximately 9:00 pm), weather permitting

Spectators are on the field where balloons will glow; practicing social distancing throughout the Glow area

Food vendors, hot air balloon merchandise vendors, music and announcements on stage

Fun and excitement for the whole family to close Old West Balloon Fest 2022

For more information; visit www.theoldwestballoonfest.com

 

Aug
15
Mon
11th Annual High Plains Riot @ Scotts Bluff County Fairgrounds
Aug 15 @ 9:00 am – Aug 21 @ 12:00 pm

11th Annual High Plains Riot; self-described “gearheads” from across the country come together for the most unique car show.  Cruises across Western Nebraska and Wyoming in cars built to cruise.  On-site events Friday-Sunday; cars, vendors, games for kids, burnout sessions, after party in downtown Mitchell and Hot Rod Church on Sunday.  For complete schedule; visit High Plains Riot on Facebook.

Aug
27
Sat
“Tech N9Ne” in Concert at Five Rocks Amphitheater @ Five Rocks Amphitheater
Aug 27 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Local promoter presents “Tech N9Ne” in Concert at Five Rocks Amphitheater in Gering.  Gates open at 6 pm and concert starts at 7 pm.  Tickets are $35 general admission, $50 VIP Seating and $75 Front of Stage seating tickets are SOLD OUT.  To purchase tickets and more information; www.outhousetickets.com

Sep
24
Sat
Platte Valley Companies Monument Marathon @ Five Rocks Amphitheater
Sep 24 all-day
Platte Valley Companies Monument Marathon @ Five Rocks Amphitheater

Full and ½ Marathon Start-Finish at Five Rocks Amphitheater

Five Rocks Amphitheater – 2505 D Street – Gering, NE

For registration and information, visit www.monumentmarathon.com

Nov
5
Sat
Gering Civic Center Holiday Craft Show & Specialty Foods Expo @ Gering Civic Center
Nov 5 – Nov 6 all-day
Gering Civic Center Holiday Craft Show & Specialty Foods Expo @ Gering Civic Center

Western Nebraska’s premier holiday craft show and specialty foods expo; admission is free

Friday-5:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Saturday-9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Gering Civic Center – 1050 M Street

For more information, visit www.geringciviccenter.com