Superhero Dash to Take Place July 4 in Kearney


The Superhero Dash has been set for July 4 at 9 a.m. at The Archway near Kearney.

The family-friendly event is open to the public. Interested individuals are encouraged to pre-register by July 2 as registered participants will receive custom finisher medals, a T-shirt and a goodie bag.

The event features a costume contest, and 1-mile and 5K race, and food and games following the races.

Proceeds from the event will go to COMPASS Nebraska's Community Assistance Fund, which aims to help local residents with groceries, rent, utilities and more. Funds raised will also go toward the Transitional Living program, which provides living expenses to youth transitioning out of care while they learn adult living skills.

Registration is $25 for the 5K and $20 for the 1 mile run. For more information or to register, go to or call 308.440.6759.