Thursday, July 3

Oak Lake Park • 1st & Charleston, Lincoln, Nebraska

1 pm

Family activities & kids’ games begin!

Refreshments for sale and City Parks and Recreation activities begin:

1—3 pm

Youth stage performances

1 pm

Bocce ball, soccer, NEOS, canoeing, horseshoes, volleyball, paddle pitch, disc golf

3 pm

Kite flying, parachutes, bubbles, washer toss, box hockey, jumbo jam, bingo (ends at 7 pm)

5 pm

Carnival games, face painting, contests

6—7:30 pm

Archery, balloon twisting

8:25 pm

Flag-lowering by VFW Post #3606

For detailed information, see the Uncle Sam Jam 2014 media release.

6:15—9:30 pm

The Wheezetones

photograph of The Wheezetones

"For The Wheezetones it's all about harmony as friends, and in music. We cover music from The Hollies, Byrds, John Mellencamp, The Doobies, Who, Grass Roots, Beach Boys, Men At Work, The Vogues, Eagles, Crosby Stills & Nash, C.C.R., and others."

10 pm


Fireworks display by Zambelli Fireworks, sponsored by Pepsi-Cola. Fireworks soundtrack broadcast live on your favorite Uncle Sam Jam radio stations – B107.3 FM, Froggy 98.1 FM, 105.3 Wow FM and KLIN 1400 AM / 94.5 FM.

Volunteers are needed to help clean up fireworks debris and other trash at the fourth annual Oak Lake Park Cleanup from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, July 5. See more information.

How to Get to the Park

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Image of star which denotes Park Entrance and shuttle drop off / pick up

Park Entrance
Shuttle Pick up / Drop off

Shuttle operates
from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Pick up / Drop off sites:

Haymarket Parking Garage
9th and "Q" streets
Gold's Galleria
11th and "O" streets
County-City building complex
Northeast corner of 9th and "H" streets Free parking available in City lot bounded by 9th, 10th, "H" and "G" streets
County-City building complex
Southeast corner of 9th and "K" streets Free parking available in City lot bounded by 9th, 10th, "K" and "L" streets

Additional parking is available at Haymarket Park and the festival space lot north of Pinnacle Bank Arena.

Sponsored by

Lincoln Journal Star Pepsi B107 FM KLIN AM