2018 Chicken Show

Printable Brochure

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Parade Line-Up

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All weekend

Wayne Classic Men's USSSA Softball Tournament All weekend! Please call for details at 402-375-4803


Cluck Cluck Golf: Contact Wayne Community Schools Foundation 402-375-3150



Clucktique Sidewalk Market

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VENDORS WANTED to help kick off Henoween at this years 38th Annual Chicken Show. All crafts, collectibles, jewelry, clothes, antiques and more are welcome. DOWNLOAD Vendor Packet (pdf)



Friday, July 13, 2018
Flea Market and Sidewalk Sale set-up begins at 8 am.

WHERE The Outdoor Clucktique Market and Sidewalk Sale will be set up on the downtown sidewalks.



Events - Friday, July 13th HENOWEEN) Downtown Wayne

Handicap parking available on West 3rd Street after 3 pm

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10:00 am Chamber Coffee in the 200 block alley
  T-Shirts on Display at 301 Main Street
10:00 am - 3:00 pm Clucktique Sidewalk Market, downtown Wayne
4 pm Free Familly Chicken Stories & Crafts at Wayne Public Library, 410 Pearl Street
5:00-7:00 pm "Chickens & Other Signs of Rural Life" Reception at Blue Cat Gallery. Free and Family-friendly
5:00-10:00 pm

Arts, Crafts, and More Vendors scattered around downtown

5:00-10:00 pm Clucktible souvenirs and T-shirts sold in the Clucktible Shelter
6:00-10:00 pm Inflatable Fun sponsored by Pac N Save
5:00-9:00 pm

Pie and Ice Cream Social hosted by Eastern Star Chapter #194 at City Auditorium, 3rd & Pearl Street

  Vet's Club serving sandwiches inside at 220 Main Street
6 pm World's Largest Chicken Dance led by WSC and WHS Cheer Squads. Music by Big Red Country 104.9 and TheCity 89.1/1590
7 pm Cement Chicken Auction On the Stage at 3rd & Main. Bid on decorated cement chickens!
8 pm Saucy Hot Wing Eating sponsored by Pizza Hut
8:30 pm


10:00 pm Light up the Sky Fireworks at Summer Sports Complex
10:00-Midnight Teen Dance-Sponsored by Majestic Theatre, 310 Main



Events - Saturday, July 14th

Handicap parking available in private lot at 10th & Lincoln

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All Day

Co-Ed Sand Volleyball Tournament www.the4thjug.com for details and registrationwww.the4thjug.com

All Day Food Vendors located on the North side of Bressler Park
All Day

Arts, Crafts, and More Vendors scattered around the park

All Day Clucktible souvenirs and T-shirts sold in the Clucktible Shelter
All Day Inflatable Fun and Games
All Day Petting Zoo featuring local farm animals
7:30 - 9:00 am

Kiwanis Omelet Feed, indoor and outdoor seating at Wayne Eagles Club, downtown, suggested donation

7:00 am 5K Chicken Run at Providence Medical Center. Register online at www.alllsportcentral.com
8:30 am - 2 pm Free Young Eagle plane rides (for ages 8-17 with parent consent) at Wayne Municipal Airport. Weather Permitting. Sponsored by EAA Chapter 291 from Martin Field South Sioux City. Discovery flights available on Satruday for a fee for those interested in taking Flying lessons.
9:00 am Chicken Crowing Contest - Rent a Chicken or Bring your own. Who will crow the most?
9:00 am - 3 pm Piecemakers Quilt Show at Masonic Lodge, 10th & Lincoln. Chicken Quilt Raffle Drawing at 3 pm
9:30 am

Chicken Show Parade: Clucking from 1st & Main to 10th Street, then past Bressler Park. Prizes awarded.

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11:00 -2 pm Tours of Wayne Jr/Sr High School and Hahn School following parade

Registration opens for National Cluck-Off and Hard Boiled Egg Eating Contest at Registration Table near the stage. Must be pre-registered to partricipate in these events.

Noon Free Entertainment on the Stage by The Front Porch Pickers. Sit back, relax, and enjoy the lyrics!
1:00 pm

Biggest, Smallest, Most Unusual Egg Judging Bring your entries to the Live Chicken Area

Noon Free Ice Cream Bars courtesy of Great Dane Trailers, while supplies last
Noon, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm

Planetarium Shows and Eggs-periments at Carhart Science Building, WSC. Free tickets available at Information Booth. Limited seating.

1:00 pm 5 Point Partners Pitch Tournament at Wayne Eagles Club, 119 Main Street, Register in advance at 402-375-9956.
1:00 pm

Chicken Show Contests-All ages welcome to participate. Times are Approximate. Contests will run consecutively, one after another, ending with the Egg Drop at approximately 3:30 pm


* Chicken Scratch for Prizes-Sponsored by BankFirst, Elkhorn Valley Bank & Trust, F&M Bank, State Nebraska Bank & Trust, Tom Hansen, CPA, and Gerhold Concrete

* Chicken Flying Contest - Rent a chicken or bring your own to see who can fly furthest across the barnyard.

* Little Chick Auction: Bid on decorated cement chicks!

* Best Chicken Legs-Let's see you strut those bird legs! Boys and Girls 13 and Under, Hens and Roosters 14 and Over

1:30 pm * Wayne Chicken Show National Cluck-Off: Must be heard across the barnyard, act and sound like a chicken and last 15 seconds. Must Register in advance beginning at noon. 13 and Under, 14 and Over. Total prize money is $400
  * Pizza Hut Hard Boiled Egg Eating Contest: Throw down those eggs as fast as you can. Must Register in advance beginning at noon. Must be 18 or over. Total prize money is $400 for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place.
  * Rubber Chicken Chuck: The fun moves to the street to see how far you can chuck the rubber chicken across the barnyard.
  * Egg Toss: Grab a partner to see who can go the furthest distance without cracking up
Last Contest of the Day *Egg Drop: Catch the raw egg dropped from the sky
4:00 PM Fire Department Water Fights @ old swimming at 13th and Lincoln
6:00 pm All Class Reunion Social Hour for Wayne High Alumni at City Auditorium
8 pm Logan Mize LIVE at the Beaumont Event and Concert Hall. Tickets available
8 pm- Midnight

Alumni Dance Sons of Satan playing at the City auditorium hosted by Wayne Schools Foundation. Free will donation.



Events - Sunday, July 15th at Wayne Municipal Airport

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7:00 am Airport Fly-In: Sponsored by Wayne Airport Authority & Becker Flying Service
9:00 am-1:00 pm Breakfast and Lunch menu by Tacos & More
9:00-1:00 pm

Clucktibles: Available at the Souvenir Table

9:00 am Egg Sling Shot- Fling the remaining eggs for prizes!
9:00 am- 1:00 pm

Crowing Motors Car Show: All vehicles are welcome at no cost. Located at hte airport. Prizes will be awarded on spectator vote. Contact Kirk Sommerfeld at (402) 375-4996

1:00- 6 pm Last Cluck Poker Run: All vehicles welcome. Sign-in from 11:30 am-1:00 pm at the airport. All vehicles leave together at 1:00 pm. Proceeds benefit local charity. Call Mick Kemp at (402) 369-0610 for more info.



Parade Information

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Parade Entry Forms must be returned by July 1 to be eligible for judging.

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Saucy Hot Wing Eating Contest

Please register in advance at Pizza Hut or at their booth in the Food Court.

Henoween July 13th at 8:00 p.m.

Rooster Crowing Rent a Chicken or bring your own to see who crows the most.Saturday morning in the Park
Chicken Flying Rent a Chicken or bring your own to see who can fly the furthest. Saturday in the park approx 1 pm.
Best Chicken Legs

Let's see you strut those bird legs!

July 14th Saturday afternoon in the park.

Biggest, Smallest, &

Most Unusual Egg

Bring your eggs to the Live Chicken Area. Judging at 1:00 pm Saturday July 14th

National Cluck-off

Must be heard across the barnyard, act and sound like a chicken, and last for 15 seconds.Age categories 13 and under AND 14 and over. Total prize money $400.

July 14th Approx 2 pm in the Park


Hard Boiled Egg
Eating Contest

Total prize money $400. Throw down those eggs as fast as you can. Must Register in advance and be 18 or over. Saturday afternoon July 14th

Rubber Chicken Chuck

Let’s see how far you can chuck your chicken across the barnyard!

Saturday afternoon July 14th

Egg Toss

Choose a partner and whichever team goes the furthest distance without breaking

your egg wins!

Saturday afternoon July 14th

Egg Drop/Catch

Last contest of day. Look for the cherry picker and try to catch a raw egg, barehanded and dropped from the sky. Don't get egg on your face!!

Saturday afternoon July 14th