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Living History at Fort Atkinson State Historical Park 10:00 am
Living History at Fort Atkinson ... @ Fort Atkinson State Historical Park
Aug 2 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Volunteers portray life at an 1820′s military fort. For more information, please contact the park. A Park Entry Permit is required.
National Park Service Outdoor Event 10:00 am
National Park Service Outdoor Event @ Niobrara State Park
Aug 2 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
National Park Service Event information will be posted throughout the park the week of the event. If you would like additional information about this event, please contact the park. Park Entry Permit required.
National Park Service Outdoor Event 10:00 am
National Park Service Outdoor Event @ Niobrara State Park
Aug 2 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
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Living History at Fort Atkinson State Historical Park 10:00 am
Living History at Fort Atkinson ... @ Fort Atkinson State Historical Park
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Volunteers portray life at an 1820′s military fort. For more information, please contact the park. A Park Entry Permit is required.
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Becoming an Outdoors-Family at Fort Kearny State Historical Park and Recreation Area
Becoming an Outdoors-Family at F... @ Fort Kearny State Historical Park and Recreation Area
Aug 8 – Aug 9 all-day
Becoming an Outdoors-Family is a workshop focused on learning basic outdoor skills to help you and your family enjoy the outdoors. Skills taught are related to a variety of outdoor sports such as fishing, camping,[...]
Becoming an Outdoors-Family workshop
Becoming an Outdoors-Family work... @ Fort Kearny State Historical Park
Aug 8 – Aug 9 all-day
Ponca Pow-Wow
Ponca Pow-Wow @ Niobrara State Park
Aug 8 – Aug 10 all-day
Family Fishing Fort Kearny (SRA) 6:00 pm
Family Fishing Fort Kearny (SRA) @ Fort Kearny State Historical Park
Aug 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
National Park Service Campground Program 7:00 pm
National Park Service Campground... @ Niobrara State Park
Aug 8 @ 7:00 pm
National Park Service Program information will be posted throughout the park the week of the program. If you would like additional information about this event, please contact the park. Park Entry Permit required.
National Park Service Campground Program 7:00 pm
National Park Service Campground... @ Niobrara State Park
Aug 8 @ 7:00 pm
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Rough Reptiles and Awesome Amphibians at Wildcat Hills Nature Center 9:00 am
Rough Reptiles and Awesome Amphi... @ Wildcat Hills Nature Center
Aug 9 @ 9:00 am
Slither on over and explore the amphibians and reptiles that call the Wildcat Hills home. Discover slithering snakes, frolicking frogs, tough turtles and best of all, examine them up close! 9:00am Mountain Standard Time Please[...]
Waterfowl Hunting Safety workshop 10:00 am
Waterfowl Hunting Safety workshop @ Niobrara State Park
Aug 9 @ 10:00 am
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Rimfire Sporter Rifle Clinic 6:00 pm
Rimfire Sporter Rifle Clinic @ Roger G. Sykes Outdoor Education Complex
Aug 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
.22 LR only Any action allowed (semi-auto, bolt, pump or lever) Learn safe rifle handling and range procedures Sight picture & sight alignment Rules of competitive shooting Understand proper sling use Natural Point of Aim[...]
“NEBRASKA Land & Sky” airs on NET Television 7:00 pm
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Family Fishing Papillion 6:00 pm
Family Fishing Papillion @ Halleck Park Lake
Aug 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
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Bat workshop, TaHaZouka Park 10:00 am
Bat workshop, TaHaZouka Park @ TaHaZouka Park
Aug 13 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Family Fishing Lincoln 6:00 pm
Family Fishing Lincoln @ Holmes Lake
Aug 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Rimfire Sporter Rifle Clinic 6:00 pm
Rimfire Sporter Rifle Clinic @ Roger G. Sykes Outdoor Education Complex
Aug 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
.22 LR only Any action allowed (semi-auto, bolt, pump or lever) Learn safe rifle handling and range procedures Sight picture & sight alignment Rules of competitive shooting Understand proper sling use Natural Point of Aim[...]
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Family Fishing Recharge Lake 6:00 pm
Family Fishing Recharge Lake @ Recharge Lake
Aug 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
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Beach Clean Up at Lake McConaughy State Recreation Area
Beach Clean Up at Lake McConaugh... @ Lake McConaughy SRA
Aug 16 all-day
Help clean up the beach! No cost and all supplies are provided. We are looking for voluteers and their time to help clean up the beach. Park Entry Permit Required.
Living History Event at Rock Creek Station State Historical Park
Living History Event at Rock Cre... @ Rock Creek Station State Historical Park
Aug 16 all-day
Both local and regional volunteer living history-re-enactors and educators, all of which love the stories Rock Creek Station has to offer, will provide a glimpse into the 1860’s. A Park Entry Permit is required.
Stories Under the Stars at Rock Creek Station State Historical Park 8:30 pm
Stories Under the Stars at Rock ... @ Rock Creek Station State Historical Park
Aug 16 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Natural History at Rock Creek Station State Historical Park presented by Kirsten Miller. This free series is offered to everyone ages 5 and up and parents are encouraged to join in the fun! Come to[...]
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Who Left That Track at Rock Creek Station State Historical Park 10:00 am
Who Left That Track at Rock Cree... @ Rock Creek Station State Historical Park
Aug 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Natural History at Rock Creek Station State Historical Park presented by Kirsten Miller. This free series is offered to everyone ages 5 and up and parents are encouraged to join in the fun! Explore the[...]
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Nebraska State Fair
Nebraska State Fair @ Nebraska State Fair Grounds
Aug 22 – Sep 1 all-day
Nebraska State Fair @ Nebraska State Fair Grounds | Grand Island | Nebraska | United States
Nebraska Game and Parks is building the Outdoor Encounter at the brand new Nebraska Building at the Nebraska State Fair. Come visit us to see our Niobrara Valley-themed interactive building. Features include a 12-foot waterfall,[...]
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Lewis and Clark Heritage Day at Ponca State Park
Lewis and Clark Heritage Day at ... @ Ponca State Park
Aug 23 all-day
Park Entry Permit Required.
Carp-A-Thon at Alexandria State Recreation Area 10:00 am
Carp-A-Thon at Alexandria State ... @ Alexandria State Recreation Area
Aug 23 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Learn about catching, cleaning and cooking carp! This is a carp sampling event. Fishermen need a fishing license and fishing gear. A Park Entry Permit is required.
Carp-a-thon, Alexandria SRA 10:00 am
Carp-a-thon, Alexandria SRA @ Alexandria SRA
Aug 23 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Outdoor Cooking with Kids 10:00 am
Outdoor Cooking with Kids @ State Fair Nebraska Game and Parks Nebraska Building (Outdoor Campground)
Aug 23 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Outdoor Cooking with Kids @ State Fair Nebraska Game and Parks Nebraska Building (Outdoor Campground) | Grand Island | Nebraska | United States
Outdoor Cooking with Kids: In your backyard or at a campground, outdoor cooking is a fun activity for the entire family. Discover fun, easy and economical campfire recipes for kids.
Fish Cleaning and Cooking Methods 2:00 pm
Fish Cleaning and Cooking Methods @ Nebraska State Fair
Aug 23 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Fish Cleaning and Cooking Methods @ Nebraska State Fair | Grand Island | Nebraska | United States
Turkey Calls 5:00 pm
Turkey Calls @ Nebraska State Fair - Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Campground
Aug 23 @ 5:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Turkey Calls @ Nebraska State Fair - Nebraska Game and Parks  Outdoor Campground | Grand Island | Nebraska | United States
– Join Nebraska Game and Parks pro staff in learning how to use various calls that will consistently bring in turkeys. From friction calls to mouth calls, turkey hunting can be a lot more fun[...]
A Night Under the Stars at Fort Kearny State Historical Park 9:00 pm
A Night Under the Stars at Fort ... @ Fort Kearny State Historical Park
Aug 23 @ 9:00 pm
A short presentation on astronomy followed by night sky viewing through high powered tesescopes. Check out the sites! A Park Entry Permit is required.
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The Wonderful World of Insects at Rock Creek Station State Historical Park 9:00 am
The Wonderful World of Insects a... @ Rock Creek Station State Historical Park
Aug 24 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Natural History at Rock Creek Station State Historical Park presented by Kirsten Miller. This free series is offered to everyone ages 5 and up and parents are encouraged to join in the fun! Come explore[...]
Outdoor Cooking with Kids 10:00 am
Outdoor Cooking with Kids @ Nebraska State Fair - Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Campground
Aug 24 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Outdoor Cooking with Kids @ Nebraska State Fair - Nebraska Game and Parks  Outdoor Campground | Grand Island | Nebraska | United States
In your backyard or at a campground, outdoor cooking is a fun activity for the entire family. Discover fun, easy and economical campfire recipes for kids.
Nebraska Mammals 2:00 pm
Nebraska Mammals @ Nebraska State Fair - Nebraska Game and Parks Indoor Stage
Aug 24 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Nebraska Mammals @ Nebraska State Fair - Nebraska Game and Parks  Indoor Stage | Grand Island | Nebraska | United States
Nebraska Mammals:Nebraska is home to 95 different species of mammals. Come learn as we explore some of these fascinating creatures.
Dog Selection 5:00 pm
Dog Selection @ Nebraska State Fair - Nebraska Game and Parks Game and Parks Gazebo
Aug 24 @ 5:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Dog Selection @ Nebraska State Fair - Nebraska Game and Parks  Game and Parks Gazebo | Grand Island | Nebraska | United States
Dog Selection –Looking for a hunting partner, hiking, camping or fishing buddy? Think local humane societies and rescue groups when choosing that special new family member. There are many amazing rescue options to try when[...]
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Fish Cleaning and Cooking Methods 2:00 pm
Fish Cleaning and Cooking Methods @ Nebraska State Fair - Nebraska Game and Parks Game and Parks Outdoor Campground
Aug 29 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Fish Cleaning and Cooking Methods @ Nebraska State Fair - Nebraska Game and Parks  Game and Parks Outdoor Campground | Grand Island | Nebraska | United States
  Fish Cleaning & Cooking Methods:This program will be a demonstration on how to dress a trout, catfish and panfish prior to cooking them.
Deer Calling 101 5:00 pm
Deer Calling 101 @ Nebraska State Fair - Nebraska Game and Parks Game and Parks Indoor Stage
Aug 29 @ 5:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Deer Calling 101 @ Nebraska State Fair - Nebraska Game and Parks  Game and Parks Indoor Stage | Grand Island | Nebraska | United States
Deer Calling 101 – Join Nebraska Game and Parks professional staff as they cover the finer details of consistently calling in deer. Learn key points in using grunt tubes, bleats and how incredibly effective rattling[...]
National Park Service Campground Program 7:00 pm
National Park Service Campground... @ Niobrara State Park
Aug 29 @ 7:00 pm
National Park Service Program information will be posted throughout the park the week of the program. If you would like additional information about this event, please contact the park. Park Entry Permit required.
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Hobie Mac Attack Regatta
Hobie Mac Attack Regatta @ Lake McConaughy
Aug 30 – Aug 31 all-day
Labor Day Weekend 2014 at Rock Creek Station State Historical Park
Labor Day Weekend 2014 at Rock C... @ Rock Creek Station State Historical Park
Aug 30 all-day
Join us for an opportunity to take part in a small, Nebraska 150th anniversary event that offers a chance to develop our first person skills and live out our history. The event goal is to[...]
Living History Demonstrations at Fort Kearny State Historical Park
Living History Demonstrations at... @ Fort Kearny State Historical Park
Aug 30 all-day
Visit Ft. Kearny SHP for living history demonstrations and view what life was like in the 1860′s civilian and soldier camps. There will be a cannon firing each day at 2pm for public viewing. A[...]
Outdoor Cooking with Kids 10:00 am
Outdoor Cooking with Kids @ Nebraska State Fair - Nebraska Game and Parks Game and Parks Outdoor Campground
Aug 30 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Outdoor Cooking with Kids @ Nebraska State Fair - Nebraska Game and Parks  Game and Parks Outdoor Campground | Grand Island | Nebraska | United States
Outdoor Cooking with Kids:In your backyard or at a campground, outdoor cooking is a fun activity for the entire family. Discover fun, easy and economical campfire recipes for kids.
Pollinator Habitat 2:00 pm
Pollinator Habitat @ Nebraska State Fair - Nebraska Game and Parks Game and Parks Pollinator Garden
Aug 30 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Pollinator Habitat @ Nebraska State Fair - Nebraska Game and Parks  Game and Parks Pollinator Garden | Grand Island | Nebraska | United States
    Pollinator Habitat : This program will outline the current status of important pollinator species, what you can do to create pollinator habitat in your own backyard, and the relationship between pollinator habitat and[...]
Buffalo Cookout at Group Lodge, Humanities Nebraska Program: “The Forts of Nebraska” by Jeff Barnes 5:00 pm
Buffalo Cookout at Group Lodge, ... @ Niobrara State Park
Aug 30 @ 5:00 pm
Buffalo Cookouts – Will start serving at 5pm. To sign up for the buffalo cookouts, guest must register and purchase tickets at the park office before the cookout. There is a cut-off limit and sign[...]
Waterfowl Hunting 5:00 pm
Waterfowl Hunting @ Nebraska State Fair - Nebraska Game and Parks Game and Parks Indoor Stage
Aug 30 @ 5:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Waterfowl Hunting @ Nebraska State Fair - Nebraska Game and Parks  Game and Parks Indoor Stage | Grand Island | Nebraska | United States
      Waterfowl Hunting: Calling all waterfowl hunters! Learn the tricks to calling ducks and geese that will bring more birds to your blind this fall.
Buffalo Stew Dinner at Buffalo Bill Ranch State Historical Park 5:30 pm
Buffalo Stew Dinner at Buffalo B... @ Buffalo Bill Ranch State Historical Park
Aug 30 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us for a buffalo stew dinner here at the ranch! Buffalo stew will be cooking in dutch ovens over an open camp fire and will be served at 6:30pm. $7.00 a plate. Food will[...]
Fish Fry and Fireworks at Indian Cave State Park 5:30 pm
Fish Fry and Fireworks at Indian... @ Indian Cave State Park
Aug 30 @ 5:30 pm
Come join in the fun! The fish fry is from 5:30pm – 7:00pm and then fireworks at 9:00pm. Other activities over the Labor Day Weekend include: horseback rides, living history demonstrations, pioneer long rifle rendezvous,[...]
Starlight Safari at Rock Creek Station State Historical Park 8:30 pm
Starlight Safari at Rock Creek S... @ Rock Creek Station State Historical Park
Aug 30 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Natural History at Rock Creek Station State Historical Park presented by Kirsten Miller. This free series is offered to everyone ages 5 and up and parents are encouraged to join in the fun! This night[...]
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Labor Day Weekend 2014 at Rock Creek Station State Historical Park
Labor Day Weekend 2014 at Rock C... @ Rock Creek Station State Historical Park
Aug 31 all-day
Join us for an opportunity to take part in a small, Nebraska 150th anniversary event that offers a chance to develop our first person skills and live out our history. The event goal is to[...]
Labor Day Weekend at Indian Cave State Park
Labor Day Weekend at Indian Cave... @ Indian Cave State Park
Aug 31 all-day
Come join in the fun! Activities over the Labor Day Weekend include: horseback rides, living history demonstrations, pioneer long rifle rendezvous, movie at the outdoor amphitheater, crafts for kids, wood carver and a scavenger hunt.[...]
Living History Demonstrations at Fort Kearny State Historical Park
Living History Demonstrations at... @ Fort Kearny State Historical Park
Aug 31 all-day
Visit Ft. Kearny SHP for living history demonstrations and view what life was like in the 1860′s civilian and soldier camps. There will be a cannon firing each day at 2pm for public viewing. A[...]
All About Birds at Rock Creek Station State Historical Park 9:00 am
All About Birds at Rock Creek St... @ Rock Creek Station State Historical Park
Aug 31 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Natural History at Rock Creek Station State Historical Park presented by Kirsten Miller. This free series is offered to everyone ages 5 and up and parents are encouraged to join in the fun! Come on[...]
Outdoor Cooking with Kids 10:00 am
Outdoor Cooking with Kids @ Nebraska State Fair - Nebraska Game and Parks Game and Parks Outdoor Campground
Aug 31 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Outdoor Cooking with Kids @ Nebraska State Fair - Nebraska Game and Parks  Game and Parks Outdoor Campground | Grand Island | Nebraska | United States
  Outdoor Cooking with Kids: In your backyard or at a campground, outdoor cooking is a fun activity for the entire family. Discover fun, easy and economical campfire recipes for kids.
Sidewalk Chalk Art 10:00 am
Sidewalk Chalk Art @ Niobrara State Park
Aug 31 @ 10:00 am
Come have some sidewalk chalk fun at the park office! There will be participation prizes! Park Entry Permit required.
Birding in Nebraska 2:00 pm
Birding in Nebraska @ Nebraska State Fair - Nebraska Game and Parks Game and Parks Indoor Stage
Aug 31 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Birding in Nebraska @ Nebraska State Fair - Nebraska Game and Parks  Game and Parks Indoor Stage | Grand Island | Nebraska | United States
Birding in Nebraska: Joel Jorgensen, Nebraska Game and Parks Commission’s Nongame Bird Program Manager, will discuss Nebraska birds and birding.
Vintage Baseball Game at Fort Hartsuff State Historical Park 2:00 pm
Vintage Baseball Game at Fort Ha... @ Fort Hartsuff State Historical Park
Aug 31 @ 2:00 pm
Play ball! Vintage baseball returns to Fort Hartsuff State Historical Park. 1864 rules, customs and equipment (no gloves) will be used. The Lincoln Olympics will challenge the Ord Tigers. The first pitch will be at[...]
Tent Selection 5:00 pm
Tent Selection @ Nebraska State Fair - Nebraska Game and Parks Game and Parks Outdoor Campground
Aug 31 @ 5:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Tent Selection @ Nebraska State Fair - Nebraska Game and Parks  Game and Parks Outdoor Campground | Grand Island | Nebraska | United States
Tent Selection: Randy Wilson, product specialist with Cabelas for 25 years, will demonstrate how to choose the tent that best fits your camping style. He’ll share what is new and discuss a variety of equipment[...]