Event Date

Saturday
June 17, 2017

Our Mission

The Festival of Hope is a grass roots fundraising event organized by volunteers committed to assist area cancer patients during the treatment.  

Donate Here

 

 

 

The Event

Saturday June 17, 2017

 

Scotts Bluff County Fairgrounds

Mitchell Event Center

(Unless Otherwise Noted)

Mitchell, NE

 

ONLINE REGISTRATION FOR BUTTERFLIES AND 5K RUN/WALK IS NOW OPEN
Early Registration for both is encouraged!
 

Both online registration for Butterflies and Run/Walk Events will close Thursday June 15, 2017

 Although,  both registrations will be welcome the day of our event!

 

Event Schedule

  

 Schedule Subject to Change  

 

7:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m./2:00 p.m. ~ Silent Auction

7:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. ~ Knights of Columbus Breakfast $5.00

7:30 a.m. ~ 5K Run/Walk Starts

Registration: 6:45 a.m. to 7:15 a.m.

(Front Entrance) 

8:30 a.m. ~ Children's Fun Runs

Registration 6:45 a.m. to 8:15 a.m.

(Front Entrance)

  8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Booths Open ~ Variety of Activities 

Be The Match Bone Marrow Donor Drive also

 (For more information regarding the National Marrow Donor Program, go to bethematch.org)

9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. ~ Penny Carnival

9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Entertainment provided by local artists will be on stage (see below)

1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. ~ Silent Auction Wrap-Up

2:15 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. ~ Live Auction

3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. ~ Reading of the Names Ceremony

The names that are read are of those loved ones who have been recognized on the "Wall of Hope"

(See the Butterflies & Wall of Hope page)

Approximately 3:15 to 3:30 p.m. ~ Live Butterfly Release

(On Outside Stage)/(Weather Permitting)

GREAT FOOD WILL BE AVAILABLE THROUGHOUT THE DAY

 

Entertainment Schedule

 This was the 2016 Schedule/2017 schedule will be posted near the day of Event- Subject to Change 


9:00 – 9:15 a.m. ~ Scottsbluff High School Cheerleaders

 

9:15 – 9:40 a.m. ~ Jared The Magician

 

9:40 – 10:00 a.m. ~ Joshua Fernau

 

10:00 – 10:15 a.m.  ~ Scottsbluff High School Drill Team              

                         

10:15 – 10:45 a.m. ~ Theatre West Cast (The Buddy Holly Story)            

 

              10:45 – 11:00 a.m. ~ Ashlyn Haun                   

 

11:00 – 12:00 p.m. ~ The Perfect Blend

 

12:00 – 12:30 p.m. ~ Brett Collopy

 

12:45 – 1:45 p.m. ~ The Edwin's

 

 

 

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