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Park Events

State parks and recreation areas across Nebraska offer guided hikes, bird-watching, family events, camping, fishing, naturalist activities and much, much more. Find an event near you today!

Candlelight Tour

Fort Atkinson State Historical Park

Nov. 2
Come on a guided tour of the fort grounds at night, as volunteers enact scenes from fort life. Register early – this event is very popular!
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Bighorn Sheep Hike

Wildcat Hills State Recreation Area

Nov. 2
Come with us on a hike to find the mysterious and secretive creature of the Wildcat Hills, the bighorn sheep!
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Archery on Fire!

Platte River State Park

Dec. 7
Bring the family to this free event and learn more about archery! Equipment is provided and knowledgeable staff will be there to help.
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24th Annual Christmas Dinner at Fort Robinson

Fort Robinson State Park

Dec. 7
Join us for the 24th Annual Christmas Dinner at Fort Robinson’s Buffalo Soldiers Barracks! The theme will be 1878, which was an important year in the fort’s history.
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