Broken Bow has several days of events planned for solar eclipse

Total Eclipse

Broken Bow has four days of activities planned for the 2017 eclipse.

Friday, Aug. 18 at the Broken Bow Country Club

  • Golf 9-Hole Grass Greens • 308-872-6444
  • Party at Kinkaider Brewing Co. / Taproom & Kitchen

Saturday, Aug. 19 downtown Broken Bow

  • TeamMates 5K Walk/Run/Bike - 7:00am City Square
  • Make a Splash at the Broken Bow Aquatic Center
  • Food & Crafts in the City Square
  • Evening Street Dance featuring the James Lee Band • Broken Bow Legends Neighborhood Grill
  • Chicken Wing Eating Contest • Broken Bow Legends Neighborhood Grill

Sunday, Aug. 20 at the Custer County Fairgrounds

  • Cowboy Church
  • Barrel Racing
  • Outdoor Movie Theater & Car Show
  • Special Viewings of NET Productions inlcuding: Solomon Butcher: Frontier Photographer

Sunday-Monday, Aug. 20-21 at Straight Arrow Bison Ranch

Monday, Aug. 21 at the Scenic Byway Barn: 10am-4pm

  • Enjoy the museum, hiking trail and more!
  • Music by We're Not Twins
  • Antique Tractor Display
  • Chicken Coop (chickens roost in darkness)
  • Cowboy Poet, RP Smith
  • Reserved seats at the viewing center for eclipse.
  • The Math of It All • Stephanie McCaslin, PHD
  • Beer/Food - Lunch served 11am-2pm
  • 150-Drive selfie winner announced

Selfie Contest: Sponsored by the Broken Bow Chamber • 308-872-5691

Drive a 150-mile tour around Custer County taking selfies at select locations. Post to the contest page to be entered to win $500 in Chamber Bucks! Contest starts July 6 with the winner announced Aug. 21 at the Scenic Byway Barn. Stop by the chamber to purchase your raffle ticket or click here for more info. Make it a party! Limo service is available through Premier Limousine • 308-767-2090.

Solar Eclipse: Monday, Aug. 21

  • Broken Bow Partial phase start: 11:32a.m. / Totality start: 12:55p.m.
  • Protect your Eyes. Purchase solar eclipse glasses at event locations Aug. 18-21.
  • For more information, visit the CEDC Facebook page: Custer Economic Development Corporation
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