Eclipse Events – What to do when you’re not walking

In Between Walks…

The Trailblazers will be offering the following two group events, please join us!

  • Moonlight Ridge Winery Tastings (Saturday afternoon only)         8150 US-281 , Grand Island               308/381-2337                    Tasting times: 2:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. (limit 10 tasters per time)                   SORRY, SOLD OUT!


  • Star Party Saturday night (bring your binoculars & glow stick—no flashlights, no pets allowed)  Location to be finalized in nearby Central Nebraska – Ask about carpools or caravans.  A Star Party is an event where people with telescopes and laser pointers set up under the stars and let other people look through their telescopes or listen to them talk about subjects in astronomy or about constellations.

The Grand Island and Kearney areas have many attractions and activities—why not check them out? Be sure to call to check times of operation.

  • Grand Theater – 1937 Art Deco Movie Palace, reasonable ticket prices, located at 316 W 3rd St, Grand Island.  Call for show times 308/381-2667
  • Fred’s Flying Circus – cartoon model cars, located at 503 E 4th St, Grand Island 308/384-8808
  • Railside – downtown shopping/entertainment district, located at 224 W 3rd St, Grand Island
  • Jackrabbit Run Golf Course – 2800 N Shady Bend Rd, Grand Island 308/385-5340
  • Grand Island Fun Center – Mini Golf, Laser Tag, Go Karts & more! 2660 Grand Island Blvd, Grand Island 816/775-0180
  • Hornaday Manufacturing (Bullets & Ammunition) – Factory Tours, M-Th 8:30, 9:30, 10:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30, located at 3625 W Old Potash Hwy, Grand Island 308/382-1390
  • Disc Golf – two locations: Stolley Park, 2103 W Stolley Park, Grand Island or at L.E. Ray Park, 3315 S Blaine St, Grand Island
  • Great Platte River Road Archway Monument – M – Sa 9 – 5, Su 12 – 5, located at 3060 E 1st St, Kearney NE   308/237-1000
  • Museum of Nebraska Art  – located at 2401 Central Ave, Kearney NE 308/865-8559
  • Classic Car Collection (Rolls Royces!!)located at 3600 E Hwy 30, Suite B, Kearney NE 308/234-1964

Walk for Fun, Fitness and Friendship in the Omaha and Council Bluffs metro area