Junk Jaunt Signs

If you are a junk jaunt vendor your junk jaunt sign is available.  You can pick up your sign at the Village office between 8 and 5.  If you are a vendor in the Christ Lutheran lot Cairo Ball Field, Community Center your sign will be available when you check into the lot.

Total Solar Eclipse 2017

Entertainment and Camping in Cairo for Solar Eclipse 2017

Cairo is in the path of totality for the Total Solar Eclipse on August 21, 2017 for approximately 2 minutes and 34 seconds.  We have a couple of unique camping opportunities for those visiting the area.  A pasture just North of Cairo with 360 degree views is offering dry camping for $50 per night as well as viewing opportunities.

The Village of Cairo also has a few spaces open to park your camper with full electricity.

Please contact Charity Adams at 308-379-9119 to book either of these options.

Cairo Events during Eclipse Weekend:

New Hope School Roll or Run

Saturday, August 19th at 8:30 am

Open to all ages! An 80s/eclipse themes fun Roll or Run! Participants can run or roll on bikes, roller blades, roller skates, scooters, wheelchairs, strollers, or anything with wheels and NO motor! For more information or to sign up go to www.newhopeschool.org and click on the Roll or Run tab.

The Roll or Run will start and end on Kansas St. next to the ball fields north of the tracks. Start times and prices are:
10k- 8:30am ($40)
5k- 8:45am ($30)
1 mile- 9am ($15)
You can register any time even the same day of the event! All registrations received by August 12th include a T-shirt. Registrations after that day will NOT include T-shirts!

If you have any questions you can contact Trish Hostetler by emailing rollorrunnhcs@hotmail.com or call and leave a message at (308)485-4169 and we will get back to you right away!

Centura Booster Golf Tournament

Saturday, August 19th at 10:00 am
Centura Hills Golf Course

4 Person Scramble ( $400 per team)
Includes 18 holes of golf with cart, and a meal

Contact Julie Nitsch 308-750-2265 to register

Black Out Bull Riding and Luke Mills Concert

Saturday, August 19th at 7:00 pm (gates open at 6 pm)
North Ball Field – Cairo, Nebraska
Intersection of Hwy 2 and H 11
Gate located on North Side of the Field on Kansas St.

Tickets:  $20 in advance – $25 at the gate.
Purchase at Baasch and Son Welding, Gregg Young Dodge, Village of Cairo Office, or the Watering Hole.
Or purchase online at

Extreme Bull Riding – August 19th

Enjoy a fully loaded night of bull riding followed by a concert by Luke Mills.
Beer Garden operated by the Watering Hole and Concessions by the Call’s

Benefits Cairo Community Foundation

For more information contact Charity Adams at  308-379-9119 or charity@cairocommunity.com


Hunter Education Classes

The Loup Valley chapter of Ducks Unlimited will again be hosting a Hunter Education class.  Dates are Aug 1st and 3rd from 7:00pm-9:00pm  at the Cairo Fire Hall and Saturday Aug 5th from 8:00-4:00.  Students must attend all classes to be certified.  Registration will open on the Nebraska Game and Parks website on July 15th at noon. For more information, please contact John Hadenfeldt at 308-379-3771.

Cornstalk Parade – June 10th at 10 am

Polish them up, rev them up and dream them up.  It’s parade time in Cairo.  Enter your floats, your cars, horses, tractors and the unusual into the Cairo Cornstalk Parade.  Complete the form below and bring it with you and your entry to the Northwest corner of the Cairo Community Center on June 10th.  Registration begins at 8:30 am and ends at 9:30 am.  Parade starts at 10 am.   Entries must be registered by 9:15 am to be judged.  Winners will be awarded prize money.  There are four cash prizes sponsored by NovaTech for $75

This year’s parade theme is “Dear Ole’ Nebraska” which is inline with the Nebraska Sesquicentennial.

Prize categories that follow as close to the them are

  1. Best farm equipment
  2. Most creative
  3. Best Automobile

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Vacation Bible School at Christ Cairo

Age 3 years old to those who have completed the 5th grade are invited to

Vacation Bible School here at Christ Lutheran Church, Cairo NE

Mighty Fortress! In Jesus, the victory is won!

Come explore Bible stories, take Bible challenges, make crafts, eat snacks, play games, sing, and so much more!

May 30 – June 2, 2017

Tuesday – Thursday 9:00 – Noon

Friday 9:00 – 1:30 p.m. with Lunch provided

Our VBS Program will be Friday at 1:30 p.m. Everyone is Invited!

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To register for VBS please fill out the registration form attached to this email and email back to the church or mail to the church at:

503 W Medina Street, Cairo NE. 68824 or you may leave it in the church office.

You may also call / email the church at (308) 485-4863, christcairo@qwestoffice.net with the information.


If you have questions or would like to Volunteer at VBS please contact Taryn Wright taryn94@msn.com

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Children’s Theater Tryouts June 5th

Bring your child to the Cairo Community Center to participate in the Missoula Children’s Theater traveling theater camp.

Try outs are June 5th at the community center at 1:00 pm.

There is no cost to your child to participate in this event.

Practices will be

Will be June 5th thru the 9th

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

1 pm to 5:15 pm


3 pm to 7:15

Children grades 1st through Seniors are eligible to participate in this amazing event.

This is a professional travel crew that will bring costumes, props and music to the Cairo Community Center.

Tickets for performances on June 9th at 7 pm and June 10th at 1 pm will be available at the door.