Online Raffle-Starting July 6th

08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Send us your past Gretna Days Pictures! Post your past Gretna days pictures in the comments section of the Facebook or Twitter post that will be posted on July 6th or tag us on Instagram.  These will be used to create videos celebrating 60 years of Gretna days.
For each picture you submit you will receive one entry into a drawing for lots of great prizes! 


Rules:
Limit of 5 entries per person.  
Pictures must be posted by July 21st

Each entry must have your name and the year and name of the event.

We will announce winners on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram throughout the Gretna Days weekend.

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: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

Gretna Days Virtual Craft Show

08:00 AM
Browse postings of our Craft Show vendors all on our Gretna Days Craft Show Facebook page! 


More info coming soon!!

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: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

Kids Balloon Powered Lego Car Races-Starts July 20th

08:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Build and race your own balloon powered Lego car at home.  

Rules:

Any Lego car is acceptable but the car must be made of Legos

You can only use a 12 inch balloon

Post one video per entrant including your car moving and the final distance in the comments section of the Facebook or Twitter post that will be posted July 20th or tag us on Instagram.

All entries must be posted by Noon on Saturday July 25th


First, Second and Third place prizes will be awarded


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: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

Kids Fork Tower Challenge-Starts July 20th

08:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Stack a fork tower as high as possible

Rules:

Post one video per entrant showing your fork tower standing for at least 15 seconds by itself in the comments section of the Facebook or Twitter post that will be posted July 20th or tag us on Instagram.  Also provide a measurement of the height of the tower in the comments section

No glue

First and second place prizes to be awarded

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: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

Dress up contest-Starts July 20th

08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Post one picture or video per entrant showing your wacky outfit or best look alike outfit in the corresponding comments section of the Facebook or Twitter post that will be posted July 20th or tag us on Instagram.

Rules:

All entries must by in by 6pm on Friday July 24th.


One winner in each category:

Wacky Dress-you call it-all ages

Face Paint-Middle and High School ages only

Best look alike-must include a picture of the person you are trying to look like

Best Make-up art-Middle and High School Ages 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: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

Yard Decorating Contest-Starts July 20th

08:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Post a picture or video of your decorated home and your address in the comments section of the Facebook or Twitter post that will be posted July 20th or tag us on Instagram.

Rules:

Entries will be due by noon on Saturday July 25th.

Entry must include your address.

There will be one $500 cash prize in each category:

Christmas in July 

Create a dragon

60th Anniversary Gretna Days Yard Float

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: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

Driveway Chalk Art Contest-Starts July 20th

08:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Post a picture or video of you best driveway chalk art commemorating the 60th annual Gretna Days in the comments section of the Facebook or Twitter post that will be posted July 20th or tag us on Instagram.


Rules:

Category is Gretna Days 60th Anniversary!

One submission per family.

Entries must be posted by noon on Saturday July 25th.

Entries should be a a photo or video with names of participants and title of the art.


Prizes will be given for first, second and third place.



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: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

Kids Coloring Contest-Starts July 20th

08:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Post a completed picture of our coloring sheet on our social media post.  

Rules:

Post a photo of a completed coloring sheet in the comments section of the Facebook or Twitter post that will be posted July 20th or tag us on Instagram.  In the post please include the name and age of the entrant-one entry only per person.  A link to the coloring sheet is available here. All entries must be received by noon on Saturday July 25th.


The following ages will be awarded prizes for first, second and third place:

Grade K-2

Grade 3-5


The following will be awarded prizes for first and second in each category:

Most realistic-Middle School and High School Ages

Most creative-Middle School and High School Ages


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: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

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How Many in the Jar?-Starts July 24th

08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Each day from July 24th through 26th at 8 a.m. we will post a video of a jar filled with items.  

Friday-Swedish Fish

Saturday-M&M's

Sunday-Tootsie Rolls

Comment with your guess on the post on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.  Entries will be due by 6 p.m. that day.  Winner will be posted that evening.

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: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

Caption Contest-Starts July 24th

08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Post the best picture caption in the comments section of the Facebook, Twitter or Instagram picture post that will be posted each day July 24th to July 26th.


Rules:

Prize goes to the best caption each day.

All entries due by 6pm the day of the post.  

Winner will be announced that evening.


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: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

Gretna Days Fireworks show Sponsored by Nebraska Crossing Outlets Friday July 24th at 9:45pm!

09:45 PM - 10:15 PM

NEW LOCATION!  JUST NORTHWEST OF LEO ROYAL PARK, NORTH OF LINCOLN PLACE!

IF YOU CANNOT WATCH FROM YOUR HOME PLEASE PARK AND WATCH FROM YOUR CAR.  

Current Direct Health Measures require everyone to remain in their car.

Join us for another great Gretna Days Fireworks show sponsored by Nebraska Crossing and presented by Gretna's own Peters Pyrotechnic Productions!

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: NEW LOCATION! JUST NORTHWEST OF LEO ROYAL PARK, NORTH OF LINCOLN PLACE!