Merna Heritage Days 2021 “We Are Legends”

MERNA–A legendary weekend is in store in Merna for the annual Heritage Days weekend!

Friday, July 2

Anselmo-Merna Foundation Banquet at the One Box Convention Center in Broken Bow at 5:30 p.m. Learn more at or call Barb Miller at 308-643-0400 or 308-643-9654.

Saturday, July 3

Pancake Feed 7:30-9:30 a.m., Yoga at 8:15 a.m. at the football field, Concessions from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Street Vendors on Main Street, Face Painting, Lunch at the Community Center 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Nebraska Pasture Door Open House 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 80428 Road 433, Pedal Tractor Pull at 11 a.m., Basketball Skills Challenge

Kelli Safranek told KCNI/KBBN that street vendors will be more visible this year on Main Street for Heritage Days attendees to shop and eat. She also said events will be for all ages this weekend.

“We have lots of little kids events. We tried to get all areas–we have little tiny kids all the way up to the grownups. We have the basketball shoot-out that will be for all ages. Doesn’t matter if you’re 80 years old you can still compete!” Safranek said.

Parade at 10 a.m. “We Are Legends” on Main Street on Saturday, July 3

RockIt Event Pros and Putt Putt Golf bringing Rock Wall, Spider Climb, 9-Square, Water Activities, Kick Ball, Corn Hole, Mini Golf downtown from 12 to 4 p.m.

Kids Races, Bingo, Ping Pong Ball Drop in the afternoon

Alumni BBQ at 5:30 p.m. in the city park, Firemen’s Watermelon Feed, and Fireworks at 10 p.m.