KidZone's Pint Size Derby
Thursday, May 2, 5:00pm-8:00pm
Join us at our Pint Size Derby for a day full of "horsing around" at KidZone! Derby day activities will include making your own Lucky Horseshoe, Derby Bouncy house, learning about horse nutrition, stick horse races, and playing a game of horseshoes and meet some wonderful horses that are one of a kind, and would love to meet you! Take your turn in helping brush the horses, see horses get shoes, and learn about horse nutrition. The fun doesn't stop there! You can "place your bets" in our raffle to win prizes! Raffle prizes include gift certificates for free horseback riding lessons, and a gift certificate for a free 16'' Eileens Cookie.
Special Guests bringing horses: Double R Horse Rescue in Riverdale, Kearney Therapeutic Horseback Riding Program, Moonlight Horseshoeing in Kearney
7th Annual Treasure Chest Auction, ~Derby Party~
Saturday, May 4th, 3:00pm-7:00pm
KidZone invites you to grab your hats and join us for some fun during our Seventh Annual Treasure Chest Auction.
Get ready for thoroughbreds, juleps, games and fun as we gather together for an adults-only evening at Krave Underground! Parents, grandparents and other adult supporters of KidZone-Kearney Area Children's Museum, this is YOUR chance to enjoy some fun as we anticipate the 139th Run for the Roses!
Enjoy this year's Derby Party for our Annual Treasure Chest Auction where there will be a live "horse" auction. "Buy" your favorite horse at the live auction, and you'll have a chance to win prizes! All proceeds will help ensure the museum can continue to help Kearney area children create, discover, and learn through the power of play!
Win: Trip for two to Churchill Downs, including hotel and a race named in your honor.
Place: Long weekend in Las Vegas for Two.
Show: A day at the Fonner Park races for 10, including a limo ride.
For a $45 donation to the museum, guests will be treated to 2 free drink coupons and food throughout the afternoon.
$45 per ticket
Heavy appetizers will be served
Cash Bar: Including authentic Mint Juleps & Oaks Lily
Dress for the event: We encourage country club casual. Ladies, wear your nicest hat and join the hat parade!
Cocktail Hour starting at 3:00pm
Hat Parade starting at 4:00pm
Live viewing of the 139th Run for the Roses at 5:24pm