Events & Activities


Wingfest Grill Competition:

Join in the competition at 5:00 by contacting the Stanton Ribfest at 402-649-2670. Or just come enjoy the fruits of their labor. Wings will be ready to eat at 6:00 for $1.00 each while supplies last.

Show N Shine:

Norfolk Area Rod & Custom Show N Shine next to the stage. Reserved parking opens at 5:00 for all Classic car enthusiasts. For more info contact 402-750-3534


Smoke Ring Reunion Concert with opening act, Luke Hupp brought to you by The New 94 Rock.

Bring your own beer and wine to enjoy in the park during the live music. THIS IS ONLY ALLOWED FRIDAY EVENING!

Disc Golf Tournament:

Boomfest American Freedom Classic. A 3 Disc challenge, Glow tournament, Doubles, and a PDGA B-tier Register for all or any of your choice! Contact Jesie @ for more information or register at this link:


Food Vendors: 

There will be a large variety of foods, drinks, and snacks throughout the park.  Vendors open at 1:00 pm. 

U-Hop Inflatable Midway:

Open 1-9pm.  All day wristbands $15

Northfork Outfitting Kayak Rentals:

$10 for a 30-minute float.  Launching from the north side of lake at the boat dock.

LifeNet Helicopter:

On display on the north side of the dike

Legion Riders:

Motorcycles will enter the park at 8:00pm and be on display near the boat dock until showtime.

Fireworks Display:

Starting at 9:45 we will light up the sky with fireworks supplied by J&M Displays of Yarmouth, IA and shot by your very own BIG BANG BOOM shoot crew from right here in Norfolk.  The fireworks are digitally and electronically choreographed to a vast array of music put together by the fireworks committee, so don’t forget to bring your Big Bang Boombox so you can listen to the show on your favorite local radio station: The New 94 Rock (94.7), US 92 (92.7) 106 KIX (106.7) or Lite Rock (97.5).

News Channel Nebraska TV will also be carrying the fireworks display live.  Find out how you can watch at