For the 15th straight year, Cozad will roll out the ‘red carpet’ and welcome everyone to the Bands, Brews & BBQs celebration and numerous other events that will be held throughout the day on Saturday, July 8th. 
A Cozad Jaycees Motorcycle Poker Run registration will take place at 9:30 a.m. with departure from Collins Motor Sports on the strip at 10:30 a.m.
 The well-attended Triple ‘B’ Car show will be held at Veteran’s Memorial Park. Show and Shine vehicles will be displayed from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. along with the ever popular vendor and craft show. Sidewalk sales will take place all around the 100th Meridian City starting at 10 a.m. as well. 
There will be a Kids Olympics held at 10 a.m. at Veterans Memorial Park. 
There will be free kids water slides from 11 a.m.- 3 p.m.
The ROCKIT Climbing Wall will test your strength and coordination from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m.
The All You Can Eat Grill Master BBQ Competition will begin serving at 5 p.m. in downtown Cozad.
Ashton Dugan and The Band Dave will play from 6-9 p.m.  Then Whiskey Bent will then take center stage performing from 9 p.m.-1 a.m. 
Advance tickets are available at the Cozad Chamber of Commerce office and Sonny's Super Foods. The ticket price includes all you can eat BBQ and the musical entertainment.
The traditional Haymaker Open Golf Tournament will also be played at the Cozad Country Club on Saturday and Sunday.