July 4th Celebration

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Event Details

5K-10K run, Fun Run, 7:45am & 8:00am; 10:30am parade, sand volleyball, children's games. Art-in-the-Park by Harlan County Arts Council, 10:00am-3:00pm. Lunch in the park, burgers, Polish Sausage and Kraut, Taco in a Bowl, Homemade Ice Cream, Snow Cones. Little Tuggers Pedal Pull, 1:00pm. Free evening entertainment in the park. Largest area Fireworks display over Harlan County Lake. For Art-in-the-Park, contact (308) 928-2992.

July 4th Celebration

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Franklin County Courthouse

The Franklin County Courthouse, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, was built in 1925, and stands as a significant marker of a long county seat feud between Bloomington and Franklin which was not finally resolved until 1925, as the new building was built in Franklin. In 187

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Franklin Country Club

Franklin is fortunate to have a beautiful 9-hole, grass green golf course with watered fairways. Green fees are very reasonable and cart rental is available. A modern clubhouse is available for anyone's comfort, offering showers, beverages and food during your golf outing.

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Franklin Academy

Franklin County is rich in its cultural achievements. In 1880, Franklin was chosen as a site for one of few Academies in Nebraska. Franklin's City Park is now located where the Academy once stood.

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Franklin County Museum

The Franklin County Museum, bursting with history, is operated by the Franklin County Historical Society. It occupies two large buildings with a spacious parking lot.

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Rose Bowl Theater

The newly renovated Rose Bowl Theatre draws visitors to Franklin every weekend. Movies are shown four times a week, Saturday at 8:00 pm, Sunday at 5:00 and 8:00 pm, and Monday at 8:00 pm.

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