2016 Chicken Show Parade Line-Up

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Parade Entry Forms must be returned by June 30 to be eligible for judging.

DOWNLOAD Parade Information Form (pdf)

Parade numbers will be posted on the website no sooner than July 6 and after 8:00 am at 1st & Pearl Street the day of the parade.

 

 

 

 

 

All weekend

Wayne Classic Men's USSSA Softball Tournament All weekend! Please call for details at (402)-375-4803

Events - Friday, July 8th (Henoween)

Handicap parking available on West 3rd Street

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8 am - 3 pm

Flea Market/Sidewalk Sale: Located on Main Street

10 am

Chamber Coffee: Coffee in the 200 block of Main Street

4 pm

Free Chicken Crafts and Stories: (45 min.-1 hr) Wayne Public Library 410 Pearl St.

5 - 9 pm

Information Booth: Look for the Chamber gazebo. Parade information available here.

5 - 9 pm

Pie and Ice Cream Social: Hosted by Eastern Star Chapter #194 at North Meeting Room, 3rd and Pearl at City Auditorium

5 - 9 pm

Wine Tasting: Hosted by Nissen Wine and Diamond Center/Flowers and Wine

6 - 10 pm

Food, Fun & Craft Vendors: Scattered around downtown

 

Sanctioned Pedal Tractor Pull hosted by Wayne County Farm Bureau

6 pm

World’s Largest Chicken Dance: Led by WSC and WHS Cheer Squads. Music by Big Red Country 104.9 and The City 98.9/1590

6:30 pm

Saucy Hot Wing Eating Contest: Please register in advance at Pizza Hut or at their booth in the Food Court

7 pm

Cement Chicken Auction: Bid on locally decorated cement chickens. Pick up cement chickens at the WAED Office and decorate by June 30.

8 pm

Lip Sync Battle sponsored by Wayne Eagles Club

8:30 pm

Free Entertainment:

10 pm

"Light Up the Sky" Fireworks

10 pm - Midnight

Teen Dance - Starts at 10 p.m. and ends at Midnight. Sponsored by Big Red Country 104.9 and The City 98.9/1590 and First Presbyterian Youth Group.

 

 

Events - Saturday, July 9th

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8 pm- Midnight

 

Alumni Dance at the City auditorium hosted by Wayne Schools Foundation. Free will donation.

 

 

Events - Sunday, July 10th

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Cluck-tibles: Available at the Souvenir Table

Airport Fly-In: Sponsored by Wayne Airport Authority & Becker Flying Service.Airport Fly-In

9 am - 1 pm

Food will be available for purchase. Sponsored by Pac ‘N’ Save

9 am - 1 pm

Crowing Motors Car Show: All vehicles are welcome at no cost. Located at the Airport. Prizes will be awarded on spectator vote. Contact Kirk Sommerfeld at (402) 375-4996. Watch for Car Show flyer.

1 pm

Poker Run: All vehicles welcome. Sign-in starts at 11:30 a.m. at the Airport. Vehicles leave together at 1 pm. All proceeds benefit local charity. Call Mick Kemp at 402-369-0610 or e-mail mkemp@inebraska.com for more information. Poker Run Flyer

 

 

Parade Information

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Parade Entry Forms must be returned by June 30 to be eligible for judging.

DOWNLOAD Parade Information Form (pdf)

 

Contests

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Saucy Hot Wing Eating Contest

Please register in advance at Pizza Hut or at their booth in the Food Court.

July 8th at 8:00 p.m.

Best Chicken Legs

Let's see you strut those bird legs!

July 9th

Biggest, Smallest, &

Most Unusual Egg

Bring your eggs to the Registration Table!

July 9th

National Cluck-off

Must be heard across the barnyard, act and sound like a chicken, and last for 15 seconds. Organized by Wayne Toastmasters. Age categories 13 and under AND 14 and over. Total prize money $400.

July 9th

 

Hard Boiled Egg
Eating Contest

Total prize money $400. Throw down those eggs as fast as you can.

July 9th

Rubber Chicken Chuck

Let’s see how far you can chuck your chicken across the barnyard!

July 9th

Egg Toss

Whichever team goes the furthest distance without breaking

your egg wins!

July 9th

Egg Drop/Catch

Last contest of day. Look for the cherry picker and try to catch a raw egg, barehanded and dropped from the sky. Don't get egg on your face!!

July 9th

 

 

Flea Market

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VENDORS WANTED to help kick off Henoween at this years 36th Annual Chicken Show. All crafts, collectibles, jewelry, clothes, antiques and more are welcome. DOWNLOD Vendor Packet (pdf)

 

WHEN

Friday, July 8, 2016
Flea Market set-up begins at 7 am. Outdoor vendors must be cleared from the sidewalks by 3 pm.

WHERE The Outdoor Flea Market is located on the downtown sidewalks.
DETAILS!!!

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