Tailgate Party September 19 in Henderson

Posted on September 8, 2015 by hchamber

post cardFans and visitors alike are invited to attend the Husker Tailgate Party in the Henderson Downtown Park at 2:00 p.m. on September 19. Attendees will get to see the Nebraska vs. Miami game live on the big screen in the band shelter in addition to family games, concessions, vendors and prizes.  The event is designed to showcase the fun, friendly atmosphere of a Husker game day locally.

Henderson Chamber Director, Kelsey Bergen commented: “We are very excited about this event.  We have such a beautiful town and park and we don’t use it nearly enough.  With this event we hope to create a reason for people of all generations to gather in a positive atmosphere.  Whether you are a die-hard husker fan or are excited for an inexpensive social gathering, we want to see you there.”

Entrance to this event is free, with concessions including, hamburgers, hot dogs, popcorn, nachos, candy and beverages, available for a small price. There will be free kids and family games and the Henderson Fire & Rescue Department will be bringing out some trucks at half time.

Tailgate Party Details

When: Saturday, September 19

Time: 2:00 p.m.

Where: Henderson Downtown Park

Entertainment: Watch the game live, play tailgate games, vendors, prizes, concessions

Host: Henderson Chamber of Commerce


Plan to spend Saturday, September 19, in Henderson with Heritage Day from 9 a.m.- 2 p.m. and the Husker Tailgate in the afternoon, we have something for everyone. Vendor applications are still be accepted for individuals want to sell/promote products and services during the Tailgate Party.  Print a Vendor Registration Form Here.

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