KEARNEY – Businesses and organizations can now register for the annual Blue and Gold Community Showcase that welcomes UNK students to campus in August.
The event celebrates the beginning of the University of Nebraska at Kearney academic year with live entertainment, food and product giveaways provided by campus organizations and community businesses.
The showcase also includes a free picnic hosted by Chancellor Doug Kristensen.
This year’s showcase on Campus Greens is from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 21.
Blue and Gold Community Showcase is open to the public and welcomes new freshmen, returning students, parents, faculty/staff and alumni back to campus.
The event is one of UNK’s long-standing traditions and regularly draws more than 200 vendors. Booth space is limited and priority is given to early applications.
Online registration or a downloadable form can be found at https://orgsync.com/36460/forms/146873
Registrations must be completed by Aug. 19. Priority deadline to reserve a table, and for those needing electricity or special accommodations, is Aug. 7.
For more information, contact Laura Matthies at 308-865-8398.