Father's Day Weekend
FRIDAY, JUNE 16th
All Weekend Long - Great Escape Animal Scavenger Hunt
All Weekend throughout the city of Deshler. Dr. Cindy Sasse and her hard-working crew will be bringing her wonderful metal zoo creatures to Deshler sometime during the wee hours of Friday night. You can get pictures and a list of all the animals who will be hiding in plain sight in Deshler. Enjoy driving around town to try to find them. Dr. Cindy offers prizes for kids taking part in the safari search. Track the critters on Facebook click here. To download a list of critters click here. For more information please contact Dr. Cindy Sasse 402-365-7297
5 pm - Beer Garden opens underneath grandstands at Thayer County Fair Grounds
5 pm—7 pm - History of Deshler Slide Show at the Thayer County Activity Center
5—7 pm - Chicken BBQ at the Thayer County Activity Center
5—7 pm - Ice Cream Sundaes at the Thayer County Activity Center sponsored by Trinity TGIF
5:30 pm - Cardboard Boat building workshop at the Thayer County Activity Center (Boat race Sat.)
8:30 pm - Family movie at the ball park (Bring blanket/chair & enjoy an outdoor movie; concession stand open)
SATURDAY, JUNE 17th
6—6:50 am - Race Day Registration for 1 mile/5k/10k Walk/Run at the Deshler Public School Track. REGISTER ONLINE
7 am - 1 mile/5k/10 Walk/Run Start
7—8:30 am - Pancake Breakfast at the Deshler High School sponsored by the Lions Club
8 am—12 pm - Kid’s Fishing Contest at Gabby’s Pond sponsored by Isaak Walton League. Gaby's Pond west of Deshler sponsored by the Thayer County Izaak Walton League. Even if you don’t have a little one trying to hook a big one, it is still fun to watch their excitement. Fred Schmidt can give more details at 402-365-4321.
9 am - 12 pm - Chess Tournament - Jennifer Reinke Public Library
9:30 am - Matt Schoof Memorial Sand Volleyball Tournament (Call Tiffany Beam 402-984-2382 to register)
11 am - 3 pm - Cheerleaders Dunking Booth at the Deshler City Park
11 am—1 pm - Hamburger meal at the City Park sponsored by the Deshler Community Fund
12 pm—3 pm - Free Swimming at the Deshler City Pool
1 pm—4 pm - Bounce House in the Deshler City Park
1 pm - Duck Races sponsored by the Deshler Volunteer Fire Depart. (Purchase ducks at Fire Dept.)
3 pm - Cardboard Boat Races at the Swimming Pool sponsored by Victory Too Graphics. For more information contact Mike Burger at 402-365-7757.
5 pm—8 pm - Deshler Alumni Banquet at the Thayer County Activity Center. For more information, please contact Beverly Pitts. Phone: 402-365-4126. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
9 pm—1 am - Street Dance at 4th Street Tavern featuring the band Red Line Velocity
Sunday, JUNE 18th
11 am—1 pm - Father’s Day Pork Chop Lunch at the 4-H Building, Thayer County Fair Grounds
1 pm - 5 pm - Spring Creek Museum of Horse & Cowboy open
1 pm - Road Rally Check-in at Thayer County Fair Grounds
1:30 pm - Road Rally Starts. $10 per vehicle. Cash prizes for 1st, 2nd & 3rd place.
3:30 pm - 7 pm - Beer Garden Open at the Thayer County Fair Grounds
5 pm—7 pm - Hamburger meal sponsored by the Deshler Volunteer Fire Department at the Fair Grounds
2017 Deshler Daze Fun Run