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2016 Amphitheater Calendar
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Season Sponsors

2016 Season Sponsors Kearney Trust Company St. Michael's Knights of Columbus Council #8915 Kearney Chamber of Commerce KCB Bank Remax Cosentino's Price Chopper Hale's Heating & Cooling InBev Stables 816 First Missouri National Bank



5:00pm Saturday, May 28th
9th Annual Kearney Blues Festival
Featuring: Amanda Fish Band, Lauren Anderson, Rev. Jimmie Bratcher, Nobody's Bidnis


Sponsored by Westbrook Care Center
Price: $5 In Advance; $15.00 at the Gate

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Seasoned Kearney Amphitheater fans will instantly recognize the last name, as we have hosted Samantha Fish on many occasions... Did you know that Samantha Fish has an equally amazing older sister? Kearney Amphitheater proudly presents the Amanda Fish Band!
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7:00pm Saturday, June 18th
Mo Pitney
with Special Guest: Phil Vandel


Sponsored by Liberty Hospital
Price: $20.00 In Advance; $30.00 at the Gate

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When Mo Pitney sings "let me tell you about country" in his debut single, he's doing more than telling. He's showing. Appropriately titled, the song "Country" is as much positioning statement as introduction. In three minutes and 16 seconds, it is almost precisely who he is in word and deed. The vocal delivery, storytelling, musicianship and reflections of his outdoor lifestyle - as well as faith, family and patriotism - offer a spot-on portrayal. Joined by early fan favorites "Clean Up On Aisle Five" and "Come Do A Little Life," the song carves an unmistakably country yet completely fresh groove for the genre. In short, it sounds like nothing else, but absolutely belongs.
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6:00pm Saturday, June 25th
Bluegrass & Stuff
Featuring: Loaded Goat, Konza Swamp Band, Betse & Clarke


Sponsored by Knights of Columbus Council #8915
Price: $5 In Advance; $15.00 at the Gate

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Loaded Goat is a mad mash of bluegrass, old-time, honky-tonk music. To activate: Flick a little moonshine in it's face and get ready for some banjo for your ear-holes. Playing a predominantly original catalog of heartbreak and headache, Loaded Goat will occasionally surprise with the surprising cover song. Loaded Goat is great for bars, campfire jams, weddings, cowboy saloon shootouts, Rural Grit Happy Hour, and more, more, more.
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7:30pm Sunday, July 3rd
Annual July 3rd Fireworks Celebration
Featuring Switch

Sponsor: Kearney Chamber of Commerce
Free to the Public Event

  • Concert Begins at 7:30pm
  • Fireworks Begin at 9:30pm
  • Fireworks music on 96.9 FM
  • Free Admission and Parking
  • Spectators Encouraged to Have Vehicles Parked Prior to 9:00pm
  • Free Inflatable Attractions for Children
  • Camping for $20 fee (1 Night Only) - Reservations Required.
    Call Eric: 816-903-4724 or Ryan: 816-903-4730
  • Concessions Available for Purchase
  • Bring Lawn Chairs and/or Blankets.
  • Come Early - Enjoy a Picnic

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    8:00pm Friday, July 8th
    Dylan Scott
    with Special Guest: Carl Worden Band


    Price: $10.00 In Advance; $15.00 at the Gate

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    A native of the small northeastern Louisiana town of Bastrop, Dylan Scott grew up with a passion for music in general, and country music in particular, and a deep and profound love and respect for the outdoors. More than anything else, those two traits define who Dylan Scott is and what gives him direction and purpose in life. Dylan's father, a former guitar player for country legends Freddy Fender and Freddy Hart, taught Dylan at an early age the basics of singing and playing guitar and thus introduced him to the world of music.
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    7:00pm Saturday, July 23rd
    Scotty McCreery
    with Special Guests: State Line Drive


    Sponsored by Super 8 of Kearney and Clay County Savings Bank and La Fuente Mexican Restaurant and Turn Key Realty
    Price: $30.00 In Advance; $40.00 at the Gate

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    Scotty McCreery burst onto the national music scene in 2011 at age 17, quickly establishing himself as one of country music's hottest new stars. By age 21, the talented singer/songwriter has sold nearly 2.5 million albums and received both Platinum and Gold album certifications, debuted three consecutive albums at No. 1 on a Billboard chart, achieved three Platinum-certified singles and two Top Ten hits, toured with Brad Paisley and The Band Perry, headlined his own tours, earned industry and fan accolades, amassed more than three million followers on Facebook and Twitter, received more than 150 million YouTube views...and he's just getting started!
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    Approximately 9:00pm Friday, August 5th
    Movie in the Park
    Zootopia


    Sponsored by The Kearney Clinic
    Price: FREE
    In a city inhabited by anthropomorphic animals who have abandoned traditional predator/prey roles in favor of civilized coexistence, uptight rabbit police officer Judy Hopps (voiced by Ginnifer Goodwin) is forced to work with charismatic fox con artist Nick Wilde (Jason Bateman) to crack a major case involving the mysterious disappearance of some carnivorous citizens. But when a few of the missing critters reappear, having reverted to pre-enlightenment savagery, it exposes existing anti-carnivore prejudice among the city's herbivores that threatens to damage the fabric of their diverse metropolis. Shakira, Idris Elba, J.K. Simmons, Nate Torrence, Jenny Slate, Tommy Chong, Octavia L. Spencer, Bonnie Hunt, Alan Tudyk, Don Lake, and John DiMaggio also lend their voices. Author: Violet LeVoit

    7:00pm Saturday, August 13th
    LOCASH
    with Special Guest: Noe Palma


    Sponsored by Mosaic Life Care and La Fuente Mexican Restaurant
    Price: $25.00 In Advance; $35.00 at the Gate

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    According to many music industry insiders, 2015 is shaping up to be the year for....LOCASH. As the LoCash Cowboys, the duo has enjoyed hits with songs such as "Keep In Mind" and "The Best Seat In The House," and have written such hits as the chart-topping "You Gonna Fly" for Keith Urban and "Truck Yeah" for Tim McGraw. They have built their brand through live performances, as well - with appearances on some of the most prestigious stages in the world, and have shared stages with acts ranging from Tim McGraw to Kiss. Their music has received over ten million view on YouTube, and they are known as one of the hardest working acts in the music business today.
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    7:00pm Saturday, August 27th
    Slick & Rhino's Retro Dance Party
    Featuring: Now & Then


    Price: $5.00 In Advance; $15.00 at the Gate

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    Join Slick and Rhino for their first ever Retro Dance Party, featuring Now & Then playing everything danceable from the 70's and 80's. Watch as we make fools of ourselves in the name of a good time! Listen to the amazing musicianship and vocals of the Bowman sisters! This will be a night of great music and great fun!
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