Warm weather, growing things – it’s a great time to be outside. Read below for a list of ways to celebrate spring at a Nebraska state park.
Ponca State Park
Enjoy Easter at the park! Bring you family out for a weekend of fun-filled activities that focus on the season of spring. Kid’s Easter egg hunt, eggspectacular programs and much more.
Easter Weekend Celebration
March 31 – April 1
Arbor Day Farm
Bring the entire family to Arbor Lodge State Historical Park for a one-of-a-kind Easter weekend getaway.
Platte River Art Show
April 7 – 8
Eugene T. Mahoney State Park
For the perfect weekend adventure, first admire artwork on display then stick around and take in the beauty of the park. It’ll be time well spent.
Wildcat Hills Nature Center
Search for pollinators of the Wildcat Hills in our new pollinator garden. Learn about their amazing adaptations and interesting life cycles!
National Quilting Day
Arbor Lodge State Historical Park
Celebrate National Quilting Day at Arbor Lodge Mansion! View a special exhibit of quilts from the Arbor Lodge collection and learn about the history of quilting. See how a once utilitarian craft has evolved into a true art form.
Beer and Bacon
Fort Atkinson State Historical Park
Spend a Sunday enjoying beer and bacon amidst the rustic, historic Fort Atkinson. Seats are limited, call the park for tickets.
7th Annual Outdoor Adventure
Indian Cave State Park
Mushroom hunt contest, fish fry, Morel Mile run and 5k, biscuits and gravy breakfast, Red Bud hayrack rides, archery, kids’ horse rides, raptor recovery exhibit, fish tank exhibit, Dutch oven cooking, face painting, cider press demo, kayaking, half-price youth lifetime permit drawing.