2019 Special Events

​​​For a town of less than 150 people, we still keep pretty active!  Check out our community calendar to see up-to-date events going on in town.  View our 2019 Calendar of Events brochure!


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Annual Events


BHS Potato Bake - February 16, 5:30-7pm, Town Hall, Free-will donation

St Patrick’s Day Party – March 17th 1-4 pm 105 N. 1St.


The Brownville Concert Series - The Series offers nationally recognized performers presenting concerts and cabarets monthly, March through December. Call 402-825-3331 or visit Facebook Page or BrownvilleConcertSeries.com.


Spirit of Brownville - Coming to town on a weekend between Memorial Day & Labor Day?  Be sure to reserve a spot on the sightseeing and dinner cruise aboard the Spirit.  Cruises run every Friday, Saturday & Sunday between Memorial Day and Labor Day starting at 5:30 and typically conclude by 7 pm..  For reservations or information call 402.825.6441 or visit www.River-Inn-Resort.com.1.


Cruise Night - On the fourth Friday of the month, April through October, there is a cruise on Main Street any time after 5:30 pm.  Call 660-253-0291 for more details.


Arboretum "Spruce Up Day" - Enjoy getting your hands a little dirty?  Join us for our annual clean up day at the Gov. Furnas Arboretum on Arbor Day, Friday April 26th.  Call 402-825-6637 for more details.


62nd Annual Brownville Spring Flea Market - May 25, 26 & 27 2019.  Visit Brownville for the flea market tradition! Upcycled and recycled items, delicious food, and books are just a few of the hundreds of vendors who attend this sale.  Visit www.BrownvilleHistoricalSociety.org for more information. 


Brownville Village Theatre - The oldest repertory theatre in Nebraska offers plays and musicals June 7 through August 11.  Call 402.825.4121 or visit www.BrownvilleVillageTheatre.org for more information and showtimes.


Annual Furnas Arboretum Garden Tour - June 8th, 2019 - 10am to 4pm. Activities are scheduled throughout the day, featuring Nebraska Statewide Arboretum representatives.   Call 402.825.6637 for more information.


Freedom Day Celebration - July 4th, 2019 - Celebrate our nation's Independence in Brownville!  We start the day with a 5k, 10k, 1/2 marathon run and continue the day with children's activities, dog show, parade and river boat cruises.  Finish off the day with a concert aboard the River Inn and enjoy fireworks over the Mighty Missouri River.  2019 Flyer coming soon!


Brownville Historical Society Golf Classic - August 24th, 2019 - Four person teams, scramble with a shot gun start at the Auburn Country Club.  Call 402.825.3591 for more information.


Steamboat Trace Bike Ride, October 12 (Oct 13 rain date)


61st Annual Brownville Fall Flea Market - September 28 & 29, 2019.  More of what you love...300+ vendors.  Visit www.BrownvilleHistoricalSociety.org for more information or call 402-825-6001. 


Old Time Autumn - Civil War Re-enactors, river boat cruises, artisans, buggy rides and food. & more.  The dates for 2019 are October 12 & 13.  Call 402.825.6001 or visit www.BrownvilleHistoricalSociety.org for more information.


Christmas in Brownville - December 7, 2019 - More information will be coming soon about this event.  Call 402.825.1240 for more information.