Events

Welcome to the 41st Annual Wayne Chicken Show!

Here’s what happened in 2021! Please check back in 2022 for an updated event listing!

We hope you have a clucking good time in Wayne America! Please see below for our list of events for our egg-citing 3 day event.!

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Friday, July 9Cluck Cluck Golf-Contact Wayne Community Schools Foundation for more information at 402-375-3150- CANCELLED FOR 2021
Friday, July 9-10:00 amT-Shirts on Display at 301 Main Street
Friday, July 9- 10:00 am Chamber Coffee hosted by The Wayne Chicken Show committee
Friday, July 9-9 am- 12pmChalk Walk on 3rd Street between Main and Pearl. Contact Blue Cat Gallery to reserve your space at 402-454-5144
Friday, July 9-10 am-3 pmClucktique Sidewalk Market and sidewalk sales on Main Street
Friday, July 9- 12 pm- 1 pmKCAU Guest Weather in the 200 block alley
Friday, July 9, 5-7 pmBlue Cat Gallery and Studio opening reception for "Signs of Rural Life" exhibit
Friday, July 9-5:00-10:00 pmClucktible souvenirs and T-shirts sold in the Clucktible Booth
Friday, July 9- 5:00-10:00 pmFood and craft vendors along Main Street
Friday, July 9-5:00-9:00 pm
Pie and Ice Cream Social hosted by Eastern Star Chapter #194 at City Auditorium, 3rd & Pearl Street

Friday, July 9-6:00 pm World's Largest Chicken Dance led by WSC and WHS Cheer Squads. Music by Big Red Country 104.9 and TheCity 98.9/1590
Friday, July 9 6- 10 pmInflatables sponsored by Great Dane Trailers and Pac N Save along Main Street
Friday, July 9-6-9 pmWater Balloon Wars sponsored by The Majestic Theatre in the Majestic's parking lot.
Friday, July 9-6:30 pm National Anthem
Friday, July 9, 6:30 pmQuilts of Valor Presentation
Friday, July 9-7:00 pm Cement Chicken Auction On the Stage at 3rd & Main. Bid on decorated cement chickens!
Friday, July 9-8:00 pm Saucy Hot Wing Eating sponsored by Pizza Hut
Friday, July 9-8:30 pm
FREE ENTERTAINMENT: "Good Morning Bedlam"
Friday, July 9-10:00 pm Light up the Sky Fireworks at Summer Sports Complex
All Day-Saturday, July 10Co-Ed Sand Volleyball Tournament www.the4thjug.com for details and registration
All Day- Saturday, July 10Wayne Chicken Show Men's Slow Pitch. Register online at cac.cityofwayne.org
All Day- Saturday, July 103v3 Outdoor Basketball Tournament. Contact cac.cityofwayne.org to register or for more details.
All Day-Saturday, July 10Food Vendors located on the North side of Bressler Park
All Day-Saturday, July 10Arts, Crafts, and More Vendors scattered around the park
All Day-Saturday, July 10Clucktible souvenirs and T-shirts sold in the Clucktible Shelter
All Day-Saturday, July 10Petting Zoo featuring local farm animals from Dusty Road Petting Zoo
Saturday, July 10-7:00 am5K Chicken Run at Providence Medical Center. Register online at allsportcentral.com.com
Saturday, July 10 starting at 1 pmWayne Chicken Show Cornhole Tournament at The 4th Jug. More information Here:
Saturday, July 10-7:30 am- 9:00 amKiwanis Omelet Feed, downtown, suggested donation
Saturday, July 10-9:00 am Chicken Crowing Contest - Rent a Chicken or Bring your own. Who will crow the most?
Saturday, July 10-9:00 am - 3 pm Piecemakers Quilt Show at Masonic Lodge, 10th & Lincoln. Chicken Quilt Raffle Drawing at 3 pm
Saturday, July 10-9:30 am
Chicken Show Parade: Clucking from 1st & Main to 10th Street, then past Bressler Park. Prizes awarded.

Saturday, July 10-10:00 -5 pm Blue Cat Gallery- "Chickens & Other Signs of Rural Life" 114 W 3rd Street
Saturday, July 10-11 am- 3 pmWayne County Museum open. Self guided tours. 702 Pearl Street
Saturday, July 10-12:00 pm
Registration opens for National Cluck-Off and Hard Boiled Egg Eating Contest at Registration Table near the stage. Must be pre-registered to partricipate in these events.
Saturday, July 10-12:00 pm Free Entertainment: "Reinvented Wheels"
Saturday, July 10-12:00 pmFree Ice Cream Bars courtesy of Great Dane Trailers, while supplies last
Saturday, July 10-12:00 pmPlanetarium Shows at Carhart Science Building, WSC. Free tickets available at Information Booth. Limited Seating.
Saturday, July 10-1:00 pmBiggest, Smallest, Most Unusual Egg Judging Bring your entries to the Live Chicken Area

Saturday, July 10-1:00 pmPlanetarium Shows at Carhart Science Building, WSC. Free tickets available at Information Booth. Limited Seating.
Saturday, July 10-3:00 pmPlanetarium Shows at Carhart Science Building, WSC. Free tickets available at Information Booth. Limited Seating.
Saturday, July 10-1:00 pm
Chicken Show Contests-All ages welcome to participate. Times are Approximate. Contests will run consecutively, one after another, ending with the Egg Drop at approximately 3:30 pm
Chicken Scratch for Prizes-Sponsored by Elkhorn Valley Bank & Trust, F&M Bank, State Nebraska Bank & Trust, Tom Hansen, CPA, First National Bank of Omaha and Gerhold Concrete
Chicken Flying Contest - Rent a chicken or bring your own to see who can fly furthest across the barnyard.
Little Chick Auction: Bid on decorated cement chicks!
Best Chicken Legs-Let's see you strut those bird legs! Boys and Girls 13 and Under, Hens and Roosters 14 and Over
Saturday, July 10-1:30 pm Wayne Chicken Show National Cluck-Off: Must be heard across the barnyard, act and sound like a chicken and last 15 seconds. Must Register in advance beginning at noon. 13 and Under, 14 and Over. Total prize money is $400
Pizza Hut Hard Boiled Egg Eating Contest: Throw down those eggs as fast as you can. Must Register in advance beginning at noon. Must be 18 or over. Total prize money is $400 for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place.
Rubber Chicken Chuck: The fun moves to the street to see how far you can chuck the rubber chicken across the barnyard.
Egg Toss: Grab a partner to see who can go the furthest distance without cracking up
Saturday, July 10-Last Contest of the DayEgg Drop: Catch the raw egg dropped from the sky
Saturday, July 10-2:00 pmPlanetarium Shows at Carhart Science Building, WSC. Free tickets available at Information Booth. Limited Seating.
Saturday, July 10-4:00 pmPlanetarium Shows at Carhart Science Building, WSC. Free tickets available at Information Booth. Limited Seating.
Saturday, July 10-6:00 pm All Class Reunion Social Hour for Wayne High Alumni at City Auditorium
Saturday, July 10-8:00 pm- Midnight
Alumni Dance Sons of Satan playing at the City auditorium hosted by Wayne Schools Foundation. Free will donation. See more information
Saturday, July 10- 9 pmFree Movie sponsored by The Majestic at Bressler Park
Sunday, July 11Wayne Chicken Show Men's Slow Pitch. Register online at cac.cityofwayne.org
Sunday, July 11Wayne County Museum open. Self guided tours. 702 Pearl Street
Sunday, July 11-11 am- 3 pmCrowing Motors Car Show: All vehicles are welcome at no cost. Prizes will be awarded on spectator vote. Contact Kirk Sommerfeld at (402) 375-4996

Sunday, July 11-11 am- 3:00 pmClucktibles: Available at the Souvenir Table

Sunday, July 11- 5 pmBresslerfest Presents: "Reinvented Wheels"