5 Free Activities at Aksarben’s River City Rodeo 2012!



Aksarben’s River City Rodeo and Stock Show is coming to the CenturyLink Center September 27-30th!  We have gone every year, and the kids enjoy the variety of activities, animals, and educational experiences.  See the entire Schedule of Events here.

Bring your family and enjoy these 5 FREE Fun Activities!

1. Heritage Parade

One of the biggest parades in Omaha will be held on Saturday, September 29th at 10:00am in Downtown Omaha.  Enjoy horses, horses, and more horses, huge balloons, floats, drill teams, marching bands, and more!  The parade will start at 16th & Capitol Avenue and travel down Capitol to 10th Street, turning left onto 10th Street and finish at Webster Street in front of the CenturyLink Center.

2. Family Activities

Enjoy many interactive exhibits with fun and educational activity stations including:

  • Omaha Then and Now – experience the history and future of Omaha
  • Agventureland – participate in the agricultural process
  • Giddy Up Gulch – create fun art projects in an Old West town
  • Construction Junction – Build and play with building blocks and equipment
  • Plus more!

3. Animal Zone

A favorite for the kids, see cows, goats, chickens, pigs, and rabbits up close, including daily live births of baby pigs, and live demonstrations and activities.

4.  Community Stage

Enjoy magic shows and a variety of local talent!

5. 4-H Stock Show and Douglas County Fair

Observe the largest 4-H Stock Show in the U.S. with a variety of livestock.

Other fun events include:

Chess Tournament – Free to the public will also be a Simul, where anyone can take a chance against one of Omaha’s most challenging players.

Competitive Events including The Real Housewives of Douglas County.

Pancake Feed, Mutton Bustin, Concerts, and the Rodeo (Admission charged for these events.)

What do you love about the River City Rodeo?

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