Gretna Days Carnival

Come join us as Sams Amusements returns to Gretna Days.  On Thursday night we will have an all you can ride wristbands for $25 from 6pm to 10pm.

Contact Name: Gretna Days Foundation

Contact Phone: 402-378-6284

Contact Email: info@GretnaDays.com

Contact Website: http://www.GretnaDays.com

Event Sponsor: Gretna Days

Event Location Name: Angus street east of Hwy 6 near North Park

Gretna Days Golf Tournament

4 man golf scramble with meal

Register here www.birdease.com/gretnadays

Contact Name: Hubble Reichert

Contact Phone: 402-416-0917

Contact Email: Gretnadaysgolf@gmail.com

Event Sponsor: Gretna Days Foundation

Event Location Name: Tiburon Golf Course

Dodgeball Tourney

Campus Life Dodgeball Tournament at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church

  • For kids entering grades 6-9 this fall
  • Minimum of 6 players / maximum of 10 players per team (co-ed tournament)
  • Teams can register now (preferred) or on the day of the event
  • Players should wear a team shirt/jersey/costume during play
  • Cost is $40 per team
  • Concessions are available to purchase
  • Prizes for Winning Team & Best Team Uniform/Costume

Contact Name: Doug Cerny

Contact Phone: (402) 915-9334

Contact Email: cerny.doug@gmail.com

Contact Website: http://gslcgretna.org

Event Sponsor: Good Shepherd Lutheran Church

Event Location Name: Good Shepherd Lutheran Church

Bags, Beer & Brats

Come celebrate our heritage as St. Patrick's Parish, in conjunction with the Gretna Knights of Columbus and the Gretna Optimist Club, invite everyone to this Community event.  This year we will provide tents, tables and chairs however, if you wish to bring your own lawn chair please do so. We will have Gretna's own Tyler Anthony Band playing a little 'ol fashioned music along with his popular show music for the entire family.  We will have a food options available on site including the Optimist Club serving a variety of brats, hot dogs & burgers from 5:00pm - 8:00pm. Our Knights of Columbus will have a Beer Garden along with a variety of pop/water from 5:00pm - 9:30pm. And to add to the fun, the Gretna Optimist Club will be running their 4th Annual Cornhole ("Bags") tournament, which will start promptly at 5:00pm.  Come out enjoy this community event for the whole family.  More details including event flyer coming shortly.

Contact Name: Greg Reitmeier

Contact Phone: (402) 960-9933

Contact Email: greitmeier@truckcentercompanies.com

Event Sponsor: St. Patrick's Catholic Church

Event Location Name: St. Patrick's Catholic Church parking lot; South side of Angus Street across from the Church

Gretna Days Carnival

Come join us as Sams Amusements returns to Gretna Days.  On Friday we will have all you can ride wristbands for $25 from 6pm to 10pm.

Contact Name: Gretna Days Foundation

Contact Phone: 402-378-6284

Contact Email: info@GretnaDays.com

Contact Website: http://www.GretnaDays.com

Event Sponsor: Gretna Days

Event Location Name: Angus street east of Hwy 6 near North Park

Gretna Days Free Night at the Movies

Join us for a FREE showing of  the movie at the Gretna High School Football Stadium: To Be Determined

*Gates open at 7:00.  Concessions will be available for purchase.

*Free admission and parking!

*Seating will be available in the stadium seats and also on the field

*Bring blankets for sitting on the field.  Lawn chairs are not allowed on the field.  Food and drink other than water will not be allowed on the field.

*No outside food or drink will be allowed

*Pets are not allowed.

Contact Name: Gretna Days Foundation

Contact Phone: (402) 378-6284

Contact Email: info@GretnaDays.com

Contact Website: http://www.GretnaDays.com

Event Sponsor: Gretna Days Foundation

Event Location Name: Gretna High School

The Kiddie Academy Gretna Days Fireworks show Friday July 29th at 9:45pm!

Time is Approximate!  Could start a little earlier or later based on timing of darkness and weather.

NEW LOCATION!  East of Gretna High School Football Stadium.  Best view will be from the stadium after the free movie!

Join us for another great Gretna Days Fireworks by Gretna's own Peters Pyrotechnic Productions!

Thank you to our Fireworks sponsor Kiddie Academy!


Contact Name: Gretna Days Foundation

Contact Phone: 402-378-6284

Contact Email: info@GretnaDays.com

Contact Website: http://www.GretnaDays.com

Event Sponsor: Gretna Days

Event Location Name: TBD

Resurrection Run

A Gretna Days tradition returns for 2022!  Please join us for a 3 or 5 mile walk/run through Gretna, finishing on the cobblestones of McKenna Street!  We also have a 1 mile kids run!  Medals awarded to 1st and 2nd places in each age group!  


Registration includes a pancake breakfast at Resurrection Church following the event (prior to the parade!).


Proceeds go to support the Youth Groups of Resurrection Church!

Contact Name: Douglas Ayer

Contact Phone: (402) 660-5362

Contact Email: ResurrectionRunGretna@gmail.com

Event Sponsor: Resurrection Lutheran Church

Event Location Name: Resurrection Lutheran Church

Documents to Download

Men's Slowpitch Softball Tournament

Men's Slowpitch Softball Tournament

$200 per team

Double Elimination tournament

USA/ASA rules


Contact Name: Casey Hall

Contact Phone: (402) 990-1905

Contact Email: casey.hall1226@gmail.com

Event Sponsor: Gretna Softball Association

Event Location Name: North Park 1 and Gretna Middle School

Gretna Days Craft Show

Come visit the 7th annual Gretna Days Craft Show from 9am to 3pm.  LOCATED AT GRETNA HIGH SCHOOL!!

 We expect a wide range of crafters and home based businesses. 

Contact Name: Ann Kraynik

Contact Phone: (402) 378-6284

Contact Email: kraynik4@cox.net

Contact Website: http://www.GretnaDays.com

Event Sponsor: Gretna Days

Event Location Name: Gretna High School

Grand Parade

This year's parade theme is "Roaring Twenties"

Registration Deadline is midnight on July 20th.

This year's prizes* are as follows:  1st place $100, 2nd place $75 and 3rd place $50


Location:

Parade Lineup: Gretna Middle School.  This is the same location as previous years.  Lineup time is from 9:00am - 10:30am, depending on your place in line.  Please watch for more information the week prior to the parade.


Parade Route: Starts at the Gretna Public Library and follows McKenna Street north to Angus Street east, ending at the Gretna Public Pool.  This is the same route as previous years.


Chamber Members, Gretna Civic Organizations, Scouts, & School Groups: No Fee

Nonprofits & Individual Residents: $35/entry

Commercial Businesses: $60/entry

Politicians & Political Parties: $275/entry

To register to participate in the parade go to www.gretnachamber.com 


Contact Name: Carrie

Contact Phone: (402) 332-3535

Contact Email: info@gretnachamber.com

Contact Website: http://www.gretnachamber.com

Event Sponsor: Gretna Area Chamber of Commerce

Event Location Name: Mckenna & Angus Streets

GHS Dance Team Fundraiser Lunch

Join your Gretna High School dance for lunch in Peterson Park following the parade. Pizza, dessert and drink for $5.00! All proceeds help the team travel to Orlando Florida for the High School National Team Competition. 

Contact Name: Kathy A Wendlandt

Contact Phone: (402) 740-1889

Contact Email: Kathywendlandt@gmail.com

Event Sponsor: GHS Dance Team

Event Location Name: Peterson Park

Gretna Days Carnival

Join us as Sams Amusements returns for another great year.  Saturday we have all you can ride wristbands for $25f from 12:00 to 5:00....evening will be tickets only.

Contact Name: Gretna Days Foundation

Contact Phone: 402-378-6284

Contact Email: info@GretnaDays.com

Contact Website: http://www.GretnaDays.com

Event Sponsor: Gretna Days Foundation

Event Location Name: Angus street east of Hwy 6 near North Park

Kids Pedal Tractor Pull

Kids Pedal Tractor Pull competition starts right after the parade.  Winners are eligible to go on to the state competition.

Contact Name: Gretna Days Foundation

Contact Phone: (402) 378-6284

Contact Email: info@GretnaDays.com

Contact Website: http://www.GretnaDays.com

Event Sponsor: Gretna Days Foundation

Event Location Name: Peterson Park

Gretna Days Dance & Beer Garden

Now featuring TWO BANDS!   Dance to the music of one of the area's favorite bands- Lemon Fresh Day

Located in Village Square - Corner of Hwy 6/370  Lots of seating available! 

Funds from this event are used to make Gretna Days possible!!  Must be 21 or over.

Food will be available again this year!!


Contact Name: Gretna Days Foundation

Contact Phone: 402-378-6284

Contact Email: info@GretnaDays.com

Contact Website: http://www.GretnaDays.com

Event Sponsor: Gretna Days

Event Location Name: Village Square - Hwy 6/370

Gretna Days Community Picnic

Free Picnic!!  Come join your friends and neighbors for a free picnic brought to you by the Gretna Days Donors and Sponsors from 11am to 1pm!


Contact Name: Gretna Days Foundation

Contact Phone: 402-378-6284

Contact Email: info@GretnaDays.com

Contact Website: http://www.GretnaDays.com

Event Sponsor: Gretna Days Foundation

Event Location Name: Peterson Park

Gretna Days Rides, Games and Fun in Peterson Park

Rides & Games available in Peterson Park.  We will have 50 cent rides and games for the kids.  

Live music in the park throughout the afternoon.  This event is sponsored by the local businesses for the citizens of Gretna as a Thank You for supporting your local businesses.

Contact Name: Gretna Days Foundation

Contact Phone: 402-378-6284

Contact Email: info@GretnaDays.com

Contact Website: http://www.GretnaDays.com

Event Sponsor: Gretna Days

Event Location Name: Peterson Park