Lemon Days

July 27th - 30th, 2017

Love bargains? Hate bargains but love torturing yourself? Whatever your predilection, you’ll find satisfaction at Lemon Days – the world’s biggest sidewalk sale based in southeastern Nebraska. This is a great¬†weekend to explore our local shops, taste our local wines, pick our local fruits, eat at our local eateries, and take our local bargains.

Events include Farmers Market on Thursday, a Craft Market and Bike Rodeo on Saturday, and a free showing of “Finding Dory” as part of our Downtown Summer Movie Series Saturday night.

All 11 of our museums will be open…So many¬†great reasons to visit!

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Farmers Market

Time: 3:45 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Location: Memorial Building Parking Lot
Description: Fresh produce, homemade goods, jams, jellies, pies, eggs, and more!

Thursday, July 27, 2017


Martin Jewelry

Description: Huge sale! 50%-75% off selected jewelry and giftware!

Sheldon's For Women

Description: Sales throughout the entire store!

The Keeping Room

Description: Deep discounts...up to 90% off plus lemony treats! YUM.

Brown's Shoe Fit

Description: Shop our 50% off table, plus take 25%-75% off Under Armour Clothing. Sandals are 20%-75% off.

Mercer Hardware

Description: Huge sale! Lots of closeout items!

Ottemann Photography

Description: Photography Specials! H. Flynn Apparel! Tiger Lily soaps! Chad's Kitchen Baked Goods!

Central Apple Market

Description: Stop in and enjoy lemon pie, lemon cookies, and lemonade!

warehouse antiques @ 609

Description: Dollar Days! Cookbooks, glassware, whatnots, and more...


Description: Clearance Event at your favorite farm and home store!

Thurman's Bike & Sport

Description: Back to School Specials, an indoor sale table, plus Bike and Soccer specials.

First Class Flowers

Description: Swing by for sweet specials!

Chocolate Dreams and Sweet Things

Description: Free lemonade to everyone who stops by! We will also have Lemon Bar cookies, Lemon-Poppyseed muffins, Lemon and Pink Lemonade Cupcakes!

Prairie City Chophouse

Description: Stop by for Lemon Drink and Dessert Specials!

The Depot Kitchen & Taproom

Description: Open for lunch and dinner during Lemon Days - come cool off with something cold to drink on the patio!

The Fort Western Stores and Fort Tuff

Description: Come check out our sidewalk sales racks!

El Portal

Description: Stop in for hot eats and cool drinks!

Hidden Jems

Description: Clearance items and sidewalk sale!

Larson Motors

Description: Free lemonade & refreshments and $17 off an oil change!

Pieceful Dreams

Description: Stop by for FREE Lavender Lemonade and check out our sale items!

Little Ted's

Description: Come complete the 'Crap Bucket Tour!' Drink 6 of our crappy beers and get a FREE koozie.

Sew Enchanting

Description: Fabric Sale - Buy 1 yard and save 10%; Buy 2 yards and save 20%; Buy 4 yards and save 40%; Buy 5 yards or more and save 50%. Mix and match! Select fabrics only.

Mead Lumber

Description: Come check out our sales!

Ace Rent To Own

Description: 20% off coupon - good for any new agreement!

TTM Toys

Description: Select brands around the store 50% off, including Bric-Tek, Mighty World, Bloco, Monster Lab, Putty Kits, and Clics.

Scooter's Coffee

Description: Buy a drink and receive 1/2 off a lemon bar - plus 10% off a Summer Tumbler.

Tree City Tees

Description: Rack of $2 & up t-shirts; Rack with 25% off lowest ticketed price; up to 30% off closeout Pioneer & Knights t-shirts.

Moser's U-Save Pharmacy

Description: Take 50% off select cards and 50% off Mason Vitamins. Also, this weekend only, $100 off in-stock lift chairs!

Saturday, July 29, 2017

Craft Market

Time: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Location: Memorial Way

Bike Rodeo

Time: 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Location: Sunken Parking Lot on Central Avenue
Description: The Bike Rodeo will have members of the Nebraska City Police Department facilitating training, inspecting bikes, issuing licenses, and creating courses for elementary and middle school aged youth.

Downtown Summer Movie Series - "Finding Dory"

Time: Dusk
Location: Sunken Parking Lot on Central Avenue

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