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Tickets Go on Sale for Haunted Hollow Hayrack Rides
Tickets Go on Sale for Haunted Hollow Hayrack Rides @ Indian Cave State Park
Oct 1 all-day
Tickets go on sale at Indian Cave State Park for their 22nd Annual Haunted Hollow Hayrack Rides October 14, 20-21, 27-28! Advance ticket sales only.  Tickets are limited.  No tickets will be sold at the[...]
Shootout at Salt Creek 8:15 am
Shootout at Salt Creek @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 1 @ 8:15 am – 12:00 pm
Shootout at Salt Creek is an indoor cowboy action competition series. Competitors use Old West style pistols, rifles, and shotguns to complete the course of fire. Events are held the first Sunday of the month[...]
Statehood, A New Beginning 9:00 am
Statehood, A New Beginning @ Rock Creek Station State Historical Park
Oct 1 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Dates: Saturday, 9am to 5pm, September 30, 2017 Sunday, 9am to 2 pm, October 1, 2017 Rock Creek Station State Historical Park will be home to several living history reenactors from across the country. They[...]
Living History & Heritage Days 10:00 am
Living History & Heritage Days @ Fort Atkinson State Historical Park
Oct 1 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Harold W. Andersen Visitor Center will be open. An admission fee of $2 per adult & $1 for children is required for the Visitor Center.  Living History is where volunteers portray life at an[...]
Wheels of Transportation 11:00 am
Wheels of Transportation @ Arbor Lodge State Historical Park
Oct 1 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Step back in time to see historic trades, talents, and other demonstrations come alive inside the mansion and out on the beautiful grounds of Nebraska City’s National Historic Landmark. Living History Weekends will be held[...]
Fall Art Session 11:00 am
Fall Art Session @ Lake McConaughy State Recreation Area
Oct 1 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Join the Park Naturalist in celebrating the fall season on Sunday – October 1st 11:00am-1:00pm at the Lake McConaughy Visitor/Water Interpretive Center! We will talk all about trees, while we make leaf art with water[...]
Evening Bird Walk 5:00 pm
Evening Bird Walk @ Lake Ogallala State Recreation Area
Oct 1 @ 5:00 pm
The Park Naturalist will be leading evening bird walks at Lake Ogallala and Ash Hollow State Historical Park. Binoculars, bird guides, and checklists will be provided. Wear appropriate walking shoes and bring plenty of water.[...]
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Project WILD & Aquatic WILD 12:30 pm
Project WILD & Aquatic WILD @ University of Nebraska - Keareny
Oct 2 @ 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED – Please e-mail lindsay.rogers@nebraska.gov to register. This is a split workshop, you must attend both sessions.  SESSION 1: Monday, October 2, 2017; 12:30-3:00pm SESSION 2: Wednesday, October 4, 2017; 12:30-3:00pm Project WILD and[...]
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Oct-Dec Qtr 4:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Oct-Dec Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 2 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will include achievement awards, skill training and games with focus being on[...]
.22 Pistol League (Fall Series) 6:00 pm
.22 Pistol League (Fall Series) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Ages 12 and up. Minors must be accompanied by parent or legal guardian. Shooters will provide their own .22 handgun and ammunition. Leagues run for 8 weeks, with scores for each evening and a cumulative[...]
Introduction to Handgun 6:00 pm
Introduction to Handgun @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
This Intro to Handguns course teaches the basic knowledge, skills and attitude necessary for owning and using a handgun safely. In addition, this class has been designed as a small group setting with the instructor[...]
Rimfire Rifle League (Fall Series) 6:00 pm
Rimfire Rifle League (Fall Series) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Ages 8 and up. Minors must be accompanied by parent or legal guardian. This rifle shooting league will be fun and exciting for shooters of all ages and skill levels. There will be scoped and[...]
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Oct-Dec Qtr 6:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Oct-Dec Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 2 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will include achievement awards, skill training and games with focus being on[...]
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Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Oct-Dec Qtr 4:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Oct-Dec Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 3 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will include achievement awards, skill training and games with focus being on[...]
Learn to Hunt – Waterfowl Workshop 6:00 pm
Learn to Hunt – Waterfowl Workshop @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 3 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
This FREE workshop covers an overview of hunting waterfowl. You will learn about hunting strategies, needed equipment and more from Nebraska Game and Parks Commission Wildlife Experts, Mark Vrtiska & Matt Haugen. Designed to improve[...]
Nebraska Hunt Safe Session 6:00 pm
Nebraska Hunt Safe Session @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 3 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Those ages 11-15 who have completed their online firearm/bowhunter or bowhunter-only safety course must attend a Hunt Safe session to complete their proof of hunter education. Registration and details available online at HuntSafeNebraska.org. Be sure[...]
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Oct-Dec Qtr 6:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Oct-Dec Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 3 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will include achievement awards, skill training and games with focus being on[...]
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Project WILD & Aquatic WILD 12:30 pm
Project WILD & Aquatic WILD @ University of Nebraska - Keareny
Oct 4 @ 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED – Please e-mail lindsay.rogers@nebraska.gov to register. This is a split workshop, you must attend both sessions.  SESSION 1: Monday, October 2, 2017; 12:30-3:00pm SESSION 2: Wednesday, October 4, 2017; 12:30-3:00pm Project WILD and[...]
Intro to Archery for Homeschoolers: Sept-Oct 3:30 pm
Intro to Archery for Homeschoolers: Sept-Oct @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 4 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Intro to Archery for Homeschoolers is a fun and perfect fit for young archers wanting to get involved in the sport of archery. If you are looking for an introductory program to sign up for,[...]
Explore Archery: Wednesdays Sep-Oct 5:00 pm
Explore Archery: Wednesdays Sep-Oct @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 4 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Explore Archery (Archery for Beginners) is a fun and perfect fit for archers of any age/ability wanting to get involved in the sport of target archery. If you are new to the sport of archery[...]
College Night on the Range 8:30 pm
College Night on the Range @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 4 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Take a break from the books this semester and pick up a bow at the Outdoor Education Center’s College Night on the Range. All college-age students shoot for only $5! This includes instruction and equipment[...]
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Explore Archery: Thursdays Oct-Nov 6:00 pm
Explore Archery: Thursdays Oct-Nov @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Explore Archery (Archery for Beginners) is a fun and perfect fit for archers of any age/ability wanting to get involved in the sport of target archery. If you are new to the sport of archery[...]
Center Shot Academy (JOAD): Oct-Dec Qtr 7:00 pm
Center Shot Academy (JOAD): Oct-Dec Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Advanced Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD). Enrollment by instructor permission only. This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will[...]
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Explore Rifle (Ages 8-10) 5:00 pm
Explore Rifle (Ages 8-10) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 6 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Looking for a good way to introduce your son or daughter to the lifelong habits of safe gun handling and the basic concepts of marksmanship? Whether your child is interested in recreation, competition, or hunting,[...]
Candlelight Tour 7:30 pm
Candlelight Tour @ Buffalo Bill Ranch State Historical Park
Oct 6 @ 7:30 pm
Join Buffalo Bill’s wife, Louisa, Buffalo Bill friends and family servants on a candlelight tour of the mansion as they share intriguing tales from the past. For more information visit: OutdoorNebraska.org or call 308-535-8035. Dates: October[...]
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Victorian Times 11:00 am
Victorian Times @ Arbor Lodge State Historical Park
Oct 7 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Step back in time to see historic trades, talents, and other demonstrations come alive inside the mansion and out on the beautiful grounds of Nebraska City’s National Historic Landmark. Living History Weekends will be held[...]
Old School Archery Fun Shoot 12:00 pm
Old School Archery Fun Shoot @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 7 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
On the first Saturday of each month, the Outdoor Education Center sets up the archery range with a mixture of fun and challenging targets for archers of all skill levels. Come over after lunch and[...]
Chalktoberfest at the Lakes 2:00 pm
Chalktoberfest at the Lakes @ Fremont State Recreation Area
Oct 7 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Join us at Fremont State Recreation Area on Saturday – October 7 for Chalktoberfest at the Lakes!  A Fall Family Celebration. Time TBD Based on Husker game time. Make a chalk drawing.  Sketching Demonstration.  Nature[...]
Candlelight Tour 7:30 pm
Candlelight Tour @ Buffalo Bill Ranch State Historical Park
Oct 7 @ 7:30 pm
Join Buffalo Bill’s wife, Louisa, Buffalo Bill friends and family servants on a candlelight tour of the mansion as they share intriguing tales from the past. For more information visit: OutdoorNebraska.org or call 308-535-8035. Dates: October[...]
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CLOSED – INDOOR RANGES TO PUBLIC
CLOSED – INDOOR RANGES TO PUBLIC @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 8 all-day
The Outdoor Education Center’s indoor ranges will be closed to public use October 8, 2017. The outdoor archery range is not affected by this closure.
Victorian Times 11:00 am
Victorian Times @ Arbor Lodge State Historical Park
Oct 8 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Step back in time to see historic trades, talents, and other demonstrations come alive inside the mansion and out on the beautiful grounds of Nebraska City’s National Historic Landmark. Living History Weekends will be held[...]
Handgun Demo 2:00 pm
Handgun Demo @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 8 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Still looking for that perfect firearm? The instructors at the Outdoor Education Center, with an assist from the Lincoln Scheels store, would like to invite you to a FREE event, where you can check out[...]
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Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Oct-Dec Qtr 4:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Oct-Dec Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 9 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will include achievement awards, skill training and games with focus being on[...]
.22 Pistol League (Fall Series) 6:00 pm
.22 Pistol League (Fall Series) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Ages 12 and up. Minors must be accompanied by parent or legal guardian. Shooters will provide their own .22 handgun and ammunition. Leagues run for 8 weeks, with scores for each evening and a cumulative[...]
Introduction to Handgun 6:00 pm
Introduction to Handgun @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 9 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
This Intro to Handguns course teaches the basic knowledge, skills and attitude necessary for owning and using a handgun safely. In addition, this class has been designed as a small group setting with the instructor[...]
Rimfire Rifle League (Fall Series) 6:00 pm
Rimfire Rifle League (Fall Series) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Ages 8 and up. Minors must be accompanied by parent or legal guardian. This rifle shooting league will be fun and exciting for shooters of all ages and skill levels. There will be scoped and[...]
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Oct-Dec Qtr 6:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Oct-Dec Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 9 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will include achievement awards, skill training and games with focus being on[...]
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Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Oct-Dec Qtr 4:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Oct-Dec Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 10 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will include achievement awards, skill training and games with focus being on[...]
Learn to Hunt – Upland Bird Workshop 6:00 pm
Learn to Hunt – Upland Bird Workshop @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Feel the rush of the flush – as we talk pheasants and quail. Designed to improve confidence and expand knowledge for those with little to no experience this workshop is FREE and open to anyone[...]
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Oct-Dec Qtr 6:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Oct-Dec Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 10 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will include achievement awards, skill training and games with focus being on[...]
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Intro to Archery for Homeschoolers: Sept-Oct 3:30 pm
Intro to Archery for Homeschoolers: Sept-Oct @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 11 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Intro to Archery for Homeschoolers is a fun and perfect fit for young archers wanting to get involved in the sport of archery. If you are looking for an introductory program to sign up for,[...]
Explore Archery: Wednesdays Sep-Oct 5:00 pm
Explore Archery: Wednesdays Sep-Oct @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 11 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Explore Archery (Archery for Beginners) is a fun and perfect fit for archers of any age/ability wanting to get involved in the sport of target archery. If you are new to the sport of archery[...]
College Night on the Range 8:30 pm
College Night on the Range @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 11 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Take a break from the books this semester and pick up a bow at the Outdoor Education Center’s College Night on the Range. All college-age students shoot for only $5! This includes instruction and equipment[...]
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Introduction to Handgun 10:00 am
Introduction to Handgun @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 12 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
This Intro to Handguns course teaches the basic knowledge, skills and attitude necessary for owning and using a handgun safely. In addition, this class has been designed as a small group setting with the instructor[...]
Explore Archery: Thursdays Oct-Nov 6:00 pm
Explore Archery: Thursdays Oct-Nov @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Explore Archery (Archery for Beginners) is a fun and perfect fit for archers of any age/ability wanting to get involved in the sport of target archery. If you are new to the sport of archery[...]
Growing Up WILD Educator Workshop 6:00 pm
Growing Up WILD Educator Workshop @ WNCC Scottsbuff Campus
Oct 12 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED. To register, please e-mail your name, e-mail address, school/daycare and ages you teach to amber.schiltz@birdconservancy.org. “Growing Up WILD: Exploring Nature with Young Children” provides an early foundation for developing positive attitudes and behaviors[...]
Fall Festive Painting 5:30 pm
Fall Festive Painting @ Lake McConaughy State Recreation Area
Oct 12 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Join the Park Naturalist out at the lake for an evening of acrylic painting! Follow guided instructions on an original painting or come up with an idea of your own. Canvas, brushes, paint, and refreshments[...]
Center Shot Academy (JOAD): Oct-Dec Qtr 7:00 pm
Center Shot Academy (JOAD): Oct-Dec Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Advanced Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD). Enrollment by instructor permission only. This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will[...]
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Competitive Compound JOAD: Oct-Dec Qtr 5:00 pm
Competitive Compound JOAD: Oct-Dec Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 13 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
This Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) course is being formulated to bolster a foundation for compound-specific shooters. The class will meet one time per week from 5:00PM-6:30PM and each lesson will focus on the form,[...]
Explore Rifle (Ages 8-10) 5:00 pm
Explore Rifle (Ages 8-10) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 13 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Looking for a good way to introduce your son or daughter to the lifelong habits of safe gun handling and the basic concepts of marksmanship? Whether your child is interested in recreation, competition, or hunting,[...]
Paint a Pumpkin 5:00 pm
Paint a Pumpkin @ Lake McConaughy State Recreation Area
Oct 13 @ 5:00 pm
Join us at Lake McConaughy Visitor/Water Interpretive Center on Friday – October 13th to paint a pumpkin! Express your creativity through a night spooky pumpkin painting! Paints and painting tips will be provided, BYOP (Bring[...]
Trick or Treat at the Town 6:00 pm
Trick or Treat at the Town @ Indian Cave State Park
Oct 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us at Indian Cave State Park on October 13th from 6pm-8pm for Trick or Treat at the Town! A fun filled evening for the entire family! Enjoy trick and treats at the haunted town[...]
Friday the 13th Night Hike & (Sorta) Scary Movie 7:00 pm
Friday the 13th Night Hike & (Sorta) Scary Movie @ Fremont State Recreation Area
Oct 13 @ 7:00 pm
Join us at Fremont State Recreation Area on Friday – October 13 at 7:00pm for Friday the 13th Night Hike and (Sorta) Scary Movie. Meet at the Group Lodge at 7:00pm for a Night Hike[...]
Candlelight Tour 7:30 pm
Candlelight Tour @ Buffalo Bill Ranch State Historical Park
Oct 13 @ 7:30 pm
Join Buffalo Bill’s wife, Louisa, Buffalo Bill friends and family servants on a candlelight tour of the mansion as they share intriguing tales from the past. For more information visit: OutdoorNebraska.org or call 308-535-8035. Dates: October[...]
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19th Annual Hallowfest
19th Annual Hallowfest @ Ponca State Park
Oct 14 all-day
The 19th Annual Hallowfest at Ponca State Park is scheduled for Saturday, October 14th and Saturday, October 21st. Guests interested in haunted hayrack rides on either day will need to reserve their seat on Monday,[...]
Decorate Your Campsite
Decorate Your Campsite @ Indian Cave State Park
Oct 14 all-day
Join us at Indian Cave State Park for a campsite decorating contest!  October 14, 21 and 28 campers are invited to decorate their camp sites. Prizes to be awarded for the best decorated campsites. Judging[...]
Photography Show 10:00 am
Photography Show @ Fremont State Recreation Area
Oct 14 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Join us on Saturday – October 14th from 10am-4pm for a Photography Show at the Fremont SRA Group Lodge. Bring your best photo taken at Fremont SRA during 2017. Print, matting/framing optional.  Label your picture[...]
Mountain Man Rendezvous 11:00 am
Mountain Man Rendezvous @ Arbor Lodge State Historical Park
Oct 14 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Step back in time to see historic trades, talents, and other demonstrations come alive inside the mansion and out on the beautiful grounds of Nebraska City’s National Historic Landmark. Living History Weekends will be held[...]
Halloween is Brewing with Fun! 1:30 pm
Halloween is Brewing with Fun! @ Eugene T. Mahoney State Park
Oct 14 @ 1:30 pm
Show your Halloween Spirit by decorating your campsite! 2pm Kids Costume Contest Parade.  Registration is from 1:30-2:00pm.  Winners announced at 2:30pm. 2:30pm Pumpkin Carving Contest.  Minimal cost per pumpkin to enter contest.  Supplies are limited. [...]
Skulls-Skins-Skeletons 2:00 pm
Skulls-Skins-Skeletons @ Fremont State Recreation Area
Oct 14 @ 2:00 pm
Join us at Fremont State Recreation Area on Saturday – October 14 at 2:00pm for Skulls-Skins-Skeletons. Get ready for trick-or-treating with nature activities with a Halloween tie-in. And while you’re here, you can see the[...]
Halloween Campsite Decorating Contest & Trick-or-Treating 5:00 pm
Halloween Campsite Decorating Contest & Trick-or-Treating @ Fremont State Recreation Area
Oct 14 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Join us for our Halloween Campsite Decorating Contest and Trick-or-Treating Saturday – October 14. First prize:  2 nights free camping Second prize:  1 night free camping 5:00-7:00pm Judging and trick-or-treating Come join in the fun! [...]
Trunk or Treat at Homestead Knolls Campground 5:30 pm
Trunk or Treat at Homestead Knolls Campground @ Calamus State Recreation Area
Oct 14 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
October 14th Trunk or Treat at Homestead Knolls Campground From 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm children can trick or treat and try out those new costumes at Homestead Knolls Campground. Visitors who want to pass[...]
Evening Bird Walk 5:00 pm
Evening Bird Walk @ Ash Hollow State Historical Park
Oct 14 @ 5:00 pm
The Park Naturalist will be leading evening bird walks at Lake Ogallala and Ash Hollow State Historical Park. Binoculars, bird guides, and checklists will be provided. Wear appropriate walking shoes and bring plenty of water.[...]
22nd Annual Haunted Hollow Hayrack Rides 7:00 pm
22nd Annual Haunted Hollow Hayrack Rides @ Indian Cave State Park
Oct 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Join us at Indian Cave State Park for our 22nd Annual Haunted Hollow Hayrack Rides! October 14, 20-21, 27-28 from 7pm to 9pm weather permitting. Rides departing from the museum parking lot. Concessions on grounds[...]
Candlelight Tour 7:30 pm
Candlelight Tour @ Buffalo Bill Ranch State Historical Park
Oct 14 @ 7:30 pm
Join Buffalo Bill’s wife, Louisa, Buffalo Bill friends and family servants on a candlelight tour of the mansion as they share intriguing tales from the past. For more information visit: OutdoorNebraska.org or call 308-535-8035. Dates: October[...]
Howl in the Hills Night Hike 7:00 pm
Howl in the Hills Night Hike @ Wildcat Hills State Recreation Area
Oct 14 @ 7:00 pm
The Wildcat Hills Nature Center is pleased to offer Wildcat Weekends!  A variety of programs will be offered at the Wildcat Hills Nature Center on the second Saturday of the month (*unless otherwise noted).  Best[...]
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Youth Hunter Education Challenge 8:00 am
Youth Hunter Education Challenge @ Platte River State Park
Oct 15 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Special Instructions for All Students Youth over the age of 11 who have successfully completed hunter education are invited to take part in Nebraska’s state Youth Hunter Education Challenge. The Youth Hunter Education Challenge, scheduled[...]
Mountain Man Rendezvous 11:00 am
Mountain Man Rendezvous @ Arbor Lodge State Historical Park
Oct 15 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Step back in time to see historic trades, talents, and other demonstrations come alive inside the mansion and out on the beautiful grounds of Nebraska City’s National Historic Landmark. Living History Weekends will be held[...]
Geology Day 1:00 pm
Geology Day @ Ash Hollow State Historical Park
Oct 15 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Registration Required.  Geology Day will be a fun afternoon for the family! We will begin by learning about different rocks and minerals.  Then we will take a walk through the trails to search for different[...]
Explore Rifle (Ages 11-16) 3:30 pm
Explore Rifle (Ages 11-16) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 15 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
For ages 11 to 16 only. Each session there will be a lesson, hands-on firearms instruction, and a shooting exercise. We provide all equipment – rifles, ammo, targets, and eye and ear protection. Participants are[...]
A Night of Owls 6:30 pm
A Night of Owls @ Ash Hollow State Historical Park
Oct 15 @ 6:30 pm
Spend an evening learning about the owls of Western Nebraska. There will be a presentation and soup dinner at the visitor center starting at 6:30pm. The Park Naturalist will then lead a short walk through[...]
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Fall Outdoor Odyssey Day Camp 9:00 am
Fall Outdoor Odyssey Day Camp @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 16 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
This camp is structured so that youth may attend one or both days. Register for one or both days by calling (402)-471-6141 8 a.m.- 8 p.m. Monday-Friday or 12-6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Looking to[...]
Growing Up WILD Educator Workshop 1:00 pm
Growing Up WILD Educator Workshop @ Kelly's Kids Child Development Lab
Oct 16 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED. To register, please e-mail your name, e-mail address, school/daycare and ages you teach to monica.macoubrie@nebraska.gov. “Growing Up WILD: Exploring Nature with Young Children” provides an early foundation for developing positive attitudes and behaviors[...]
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Oct-Dec Qtr 4:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Oct-Dec Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 16 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will include achievement awards, skill training and games with focus being on[...]
.22 Pistol League (Fall Series) 6:00 pm
.22 Pistol League (Fall Series) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Ages 12 and up. Minors must be accompanied by parent or legal guardian. Shooters will provide their own .22 handgun and ammunition. Leagues run for 8 weeks, with scores for each evening and a cumulative[...]
Rimfire Rifle League (Fall Series) 6:00 pm
Rimfire Rifle League (Fall Series) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Ages 8 and up. Minors must be accompanied by parent or legal guardian. This rifle shooting league will be fun and exciting for shooters of all ages and skill levels. There will be scoped and[...]
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Oct-Dec Qtr 6:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Oct-Dec Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will include achievement awards, skill training and games with focus being on[...]
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Fall Outdoor Odyssey Day Camp 9:00 am
Fall Outdoor Odyssey Day Camp @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 17 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
This camp is structured so that youth may attend one or both days. Register for one or both days by calling (402)-471-6141 8 a.m.- 8 p.m. Monday-Friday or 12-6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Looking to[...]
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Oct-Dec Qtr 4:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Oct-Dec Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 17 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will include achievement awards, skill training and games with focus being on[...]
Learn to Hunt – Deer Workshop 6:00 pm
Learn to Hunt – Deer Workshop @ Yanney Heritage Park: E.R.C. Building
Oct 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Game and Parks Specialists will be talking about the strategies, gear and techniques that will help in your pursuit of deer this Fall. Designed to improve confidence and expand knowledge for those with little to[...]
Nebraska Hunt Safe Session 6:00 pm
Nebraska Hunt Safe Session @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Those ages 11-15 who have completed their online firearm/bowhunter or bowhunter-only safety course must attend a Hunt Safe session to complete their proof of hunter education. Registration and details available online at HuntSafeNebraska.org. Be sure[...]
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Oct-Dec Qtr 6:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Oct-Dec Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 17 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will include achievement awards, skill training and games with focus being on[...]
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Intro to Archery for Homeschoolers: Sept-Oct 3:30 pm
Intro to Archery for Homeschoolers: Sept-Oct @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 18 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Intro to Archery for Homeschoolers is a fun and perfect fit for young archers wanting to get involved in the sport of archery. If you are looking for an introductory program to sign up for,[...]
Explore Archery: Wednesdays Sep-Oct 5:00 pm
Explore Archery: Wednesdays Sep-Oct @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 18 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Explore Archery (Archery for Beginners) is a fun and perfect fit for archers of any age/ability wanting to get involved in the sport of target archery. If you are new to the sport of archery[...]
College Night on the Range 8:30 pm
College Night on the Range @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 18 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Take a break from the books this semester and pick up a bow at the Outdoor Education Center’s College Night on the Range. All college-age students shoot for only $5! This includes instruction and equipment[...]
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Explore Archery: Thursdays Oct-Nov 6:00 pm
Explore Archery: Thursdays Oct-Nov @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Explore Archery (Archery for Beginners) is a fun and perfect fit for archers of any age/ability wanting to get involved in the sport of target archery. If you are new to the sport of archery[...]
Learn to Hunt – Deer Workshop 6:00 pm
Learn to Hunt – Deer Workshop @ North Platte District Office
Oct 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Game and Parks Specialists will be talking about the strategies, gear and techniques that will help in your pursuit of deer this Fall. Designed to improve confidence and expand knowledge for those with little to[...]
Growing Up WILD Educator Workshop 6:30 pm
Growing Up WILD Educator Workshop @ ESU #5 Beatrice
Oct 19 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED. To register, please e-mail your name, e-mail address, school/daycare and ages you teach to lindsay.rogers@nebraska.gov. “Growing Up WILD: Exploring Nature with Young Children” provides an early foundation for developing positive attitudes and behaviors[...]
Pumpkin Carving Nights! 5:30 pm
Pumpkin Carving Nights! @ Lake McConaughy State Recreation Area
Oct 19 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Join in on the best activity of the fall: pumpkin carving! Use a provided stencil pattern and surprise yourself with a masterpiece! Various stencils, all the tools, and guidance will be provided. A prize will[...]
Center Shot Academy (JOAD): Oct-Dec Qtr 7:00 pm
Center Shot Academy (JOAD): Oct-Dec Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Advanced Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD). Enrollment by instructor permission only. This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will[...]
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Competitive Compound JOAD: Oct-Dec Qtr 5:00 pm
Competitive Compound JOAD: Oct-Dec Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 20 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
This Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) course is being formulated to bolster a foundation for compound-specific shooters. The class will meet one time per week from 5:00PM-6:30PM and each lesson will focus on the form,[...]
Explore Rifle (Ages 8-10) 5:00 pm
Explore Rifle (Ages 8-10) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 20 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Looking for a good way to introduce your son or daughter to the lifelong habits of safe gun handling and the basic concepts of marksmanship? Whether your child is interested in recreation, competition, or hunting,[...]
Pumpkin Carving Nights! 5:30 pm
Pumpkin Carving Nights! @ Lake McConaughy State Recreation Area
Oct 20 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Join in on the best activity of the fall: pumpkin carving! Use a provided stencil pattern and surprise yourself with a masterpiece! Various stencils, all the tools, and guidance will be provided. A prize will[...]
22nd Annual Haunted Hollow Hayrack Rides 7:00 pm
22nd Annual Haunted Hollow Hayrack Rides @ Indian Cave State Park
Oct 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Join us at Indian Cave State Park for our 22nd Annual Haunted Hollow Hayrack Rides! October 14, 20-21, 27-28 from 7pm to 9pm weather permitting. Rides departing from the museum parking lot. Concessions on grounds[...]
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19th Annual Hallowfest
19th Annual Hallowfest @ Ponca State Park
Oct 21 all-day
The 19th Annual Hallowfest at Ponca State Park is scheduled for Saturday, October 14th and Saturday, October 21st. Guests interested in haunted hayrack rides on either day will need to reserve their seat on Monday,[...]
Decorate Your Campsite
Decorate Your Campsite @ Indian Cave State Park
Oct 21 all-day
Join us at Indian Cave State Park for a campsite decorating contest!  October 14, 21 and 28 campers are invited to decorate their camp sites. Prizes to be awarded for the best decorated campsites. Judging[...]
Beyond BOW – Winter Outdoor Survival Workshop 8:00 am
Beyond BOW – Winter Outdoor Survival Workshop @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 21 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Learning how to thrive in winter conditions is a worthy challenge and exciting adventure. Gain techniques necessary to handle many different situations that may arise during any winter activity. This training will address the most[...]
NASP Team Series 8:00 am
NASP Team Series @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 21 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Center Shot Archery and Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center are teaming up to present a NASP Mixed Team Olympic Series. This unique archery event combines the equipment and distances of NASP with the[...]
Monarchs on a Mission Educator Workshop 8:30 am
Monarchs on a Mission Educator Workshop @ Holt County Annex
Oct 21 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED: To register please e-mail your name, e-mail address, school/organization and ages you teach to: Jamie.bachmann@nebraska.gov 402-370-3374 Monarchs are fascinating creatures. From their fall migration totaling some 3,000 miles to their specific feeding and[...]
30th Annual Pumpkin Carvers Event 9:00 am
30th Annual Pumpkin Carvers Event @ Calamus State Recreation Area
Oct 21 @ 9:00 am
October 21st  30th  Annual Pumpkin Carvers Event Time:  9 a.m. to when the last pumpkin is carved Where: Homestead Knolls Campground Come visit Calamus SRA and enjoy a day of carving pumpkins. Carving utensils and[...]
Jack O Lantern Junk & Craft Market 10:00 am
Jack O Lantern Junk & Craft Market @ Indian Cave State Park
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Join us at Indian Cave State Park on Saturday October 21 from 10am-4pm for our Jack O Lantern Junk & Craft Market! Vendor space is available.  $10/1 space or $15/2 spaces. Held in conjunction with[...]
Pink Pumpkin Walk 10:00 am
Pink Pumpkin Walk @ Indian Cave State Park
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am
Get your Pink on!  Help us support October as being “Breast Cancer Awareness Month”.  The Pink Pumpkin Walk on October 21st at 10am is a cancer walk for survivors and in memory of loved one.[...]
Ranch Life in the 1860’s 10:00 am
Ranch Life in the 1860’s @ Rock Creek Station State Historical Park
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Join us at Rock Creek Station State Historical Park for Ranch Life in the 1860’s. Event dates:  May 20, June 17, July 15, August 19, September 16, and October 21 from 10am to 4pm. One[...]
Reptile Awareness Day 10:00 am
Reptile Awareness Day @ Lake McConaughy State Recreation Area
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
You’re invited to join the Park Naturalist out at the lake for a family fun event celebrating National Reptile Awareness Day! Kid’s crafts will start at 10am, followed by a presentation all about reptiles at[...]
Vintage Halloween 11:00 am
Vintage Halloween @ Arbor Lodge State Historical Park
Oct 21 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Step back in time to see historic trades, talents, and other demonstrations come alive inside the mansion and out on the beautiful grounds of Nebraska City’s National Historic Landmark. Living History Weekends will be held[...]
Trick-or-Treating and Haunted Trail 6:30 pm
Trick-or-Treating and Haunted Trail @ Branched Oak State Recreation Area
Oct 21 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Join us on October 21 for Trick-or-Treating and a Haunted Trail!  Campers in the area are encouraged to decorate their campers / campsites.  Prizes will be awarded for best decorated.  Campers are encourage to hand out[...]
22nd Annual Haunted Hollow Hayrack Rides 7:00 pm
22nd Annual Haunted Hollow Hayrack Rides @ Indian Cave State Park
Oct 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Join us at Indian Cave State Park for our 22nd Annual Haunted Hollow Hayrack Rides! October 14, 20-21, 27-28 from 7pm to 9pm weather permitting. Rides departing from the museum parking lot. Concessions on grounds[...]
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Vintage Halloween 11:00 am
Vintage Halloween @ Arbor Lodge State Historical Park
Oct 22 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Step back in time to see historic trades, talents, and other demonstrations come alive inside the mansion and out on the beautiful grounds of Nebraska City’s National Historic Landmark. Living History Weekends will be held[...]
Oktoberfest Meal 12:00 pm
Oktoberfest Meal @ Fort Atkinson State Historical Park
Oct 22 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Join us at Fort Atkinson State Historical Park on October 22 for our Oktoberfest meal. Much more than just some brats and beer.  Three courses of traditional German food featuring real fermented sauerkraut and many[...]
Explore Rifle (Ages 11-16) 3:30 pm
Explore Rifle (Ages 11-16) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 22 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
For ages 11 to 16 only. Each session there will be a lesson, hands-on firearms instruction, and a shooting exercise. We provide all equipment – rifles, ammo, targets, and eye and ear protection. Participants are[...]
Creepy Critter Carnival 3:00 pm
Creepy Critter Carnival @ Lake McConaughy State Recreation Area
Oct 22 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Kids of all ages and their parents are welcome to join an afternoon of Halloween fun! Play nature and Halloween themed games from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m., followed by Halloween bingo starting at 4:15pm. Costumes[...]
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Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Oct-Dec Qtr 4:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Oct-Dec Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 23 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will include achievement awards, skill training and games with focus being on[...]
.22 Pistol League (Fall Series) 6:00 pm
.22 Pistol League (Fall Series) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Ages 12 and up. Minors must be accompanied by parent or legal guardian. Shooters will provide their own .22 handgun and ammunition. Leagues run for 8 weeks, with scores for each evening and a cumulative[...]
Introduction to Handgun 6:00 pm
Introduction to Handgun @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
This class is a 3 week series that meets Oct 23rd and 30th, with a shooting time by appointment. Registration and details at the ticket link. Our Intro to Handguns course teaches the basic knowledge,[...]
Rimfire Rifle League (Fall Series) 6:00 pm
Rimfire Rifle League (Fall Series) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Ages 8 and up. Minors must be accompanied by parent or legal guardian. This rifle shooting league will be fun and exciting for shooters of all ages and skill levels. There will be scoped and[...]
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Oct-Dec Qtr 6:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Oct-Dec Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 23 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will include achievement awards, skill training and games with focus being on[...]
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Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Oct-Dec Qtr 4:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Oct-Dec Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 24 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will include achievement awards, skill training and games with focus being on[...]
Learn to Hunt – Deer Workshop 6:00 pm
Learn to Hunt – Deer Workshop @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Game and Parks Specialists will be talking about the strategies, gear and techniques that will help in your pursuit of deer this Fall. Designed to improve confidence and expand knowledge for those with little to[...]
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Oct-Dec Qtr 6:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Oct-Dec Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will include achievement awards, skill training and games with focus being on[...]
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Intro to Archery for Homeschoolers: Sept-Oct 3:30 pm
Intro to Archery for Homeschoolers: Sept-Oct @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 25 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Intro to Archery for Homeschoolers is a fun and perfect fit for young archers wanting to get involved in the sport of archery. If you are looking for an introductory program to sign up for,[...]
Explore Archery: Wednesdays Sep-Oct 5:00 pm
Explore Archery: Wednesdays Sep-Oct @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 25 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Explore Archery (Archery for Beginners) is a fun and perfect fit for archers of any age/ability wanting to get involved in the sport of target archery. If you are new to the sport of archery[...]
College Night on the Range 8:30 pm
College Night on the Range @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 25 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Take a break from the books this semester and pick up a bow at the Outdoor Education Center’s College Night on the Range. All college-age students shoot for only $5! This includes instruction and equipment[...]
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Introduction to Handgun 10:00 am
Introduction to Handgun @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 26 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
This Intro to Handguns course teaches the basic knowledge, skills and attitude necessary for owning and using a handgun safely. In addition, this class has been designed as a small group setting with the instructor[...]
Beyond BOW – Dutch Oven Cooking 6:00 pm
Beyond BOW – Dutch Oven Cooking @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 26 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Learn how to cook using a Dutch oven and other campfire methods – making it easy to enjoy a tasty outdoor meal. Instructors will share how to season, maintain cooking temperature, demonstrate basic tools, and[...]
Explore Archery: Thursdays Oct-Nov 6:00 pm
Explore Archery: Thursdays Oct-Nov @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Explore Archery (Archery for Beginners) is a fun and perfect fit for archers of any age/ability wanting to get involved in the sport of target archery. If you are new to the sport of archery[...]
Center Shot Academy (JOAD): Oct-Dec Qtr 7:00 pm
Center Shot Academy (JOAD): Oct-Dec Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Advanced Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD). Enrollment by instructor permission only. This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will[...]
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Camp ‘n Treat
Camp ‘n Treat @ Red Willow Reservoir State Recreation Area
Oct 27 all-day
Join us at Red Willow Reservoir State Recreation Area October 27-31 for Camp ‘n Treat! A Halloween camping event with half-price camping rates of $10/night for a pad site, $4/night for a tent site.  The[...]
Competitive Compound JOAD: Oct-Dec Qtr 5:00 pm
Competitive Compound JOAD: Oct-Dec Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 27 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
This Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) course is being formulated to bolster a foundation for compound-specific shooters. The class will meet one time per week from 5:00PM-6:30PM and each lesson will focus on the form,[...]
Spooktacular Halloween 5:00 pm
Spooktacular Halloween @ Two Rivers State Recreation Area
Oct 27 @ 5:00 pm
Nebraska RV and Camping Community and Two Rivers SRA present Spooktacular Halloween 2017 October 27-28, 2017. Friday Evening 5:00-??? Meet and greet time in the Goldenrod Campground.  Hot dog and Nacho feed for the campground. [...]
Trunk or Treat! 6:00 pm
Trunk or Treat! @ Windmill State Recreation Area
Oct 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join the staff of Windmill and the Faith United Church of Gibbon for a spooktacular trick or treat event! The entirety of the park will be transformed for a night of trick-or-treating. Make the Faith United[...]
22nd Annual Haunted Hollow Hayrack Rides 7:00 pm
22nd Annual Haunted Hollow Hayrack Rides @ Indian Cave State Park
Oct 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Join us at Indian Cave State Park for our 22nd Annual Haunted Hollow Hayrack Rides! October 14, 20-21, 27-28 from 7pm to 9pm weather permitting. Rides departing from the museum parking lot. Concessions on grounds[...]
Haunted Barn 8:00 pm
Haunted Barn @ Buffalo Bill Ranch State Historical Park
Oct 27 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Join us at Buffalo Bill Ranch State Historical Park on October 27, 28, 29, 30 from 8-11 each night for our Haunted Barn! The cost is $7 per person.  Not recommended for children under the age[...]
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Camp ‘n Treat
Camp ‘n Treat @ Red Willow Reservoir State Recreation Area
Oct 28 all-day
Join us at Red Willow Reservoir State Recreation Area October 27-31 for Camp ‘n Treat! A Halloween camping event with half-price camping rates of $10/night for a pad site, $4/night for a tent site.  The[...]
Decorate Your Campsite
Decorate Your Campsite @ Indian Cave State Park
Oct 28 all-day
Join us at Indian Cave State Park for a campsite decorating contest!  October 14, 21 and 28 campers are invited to decorate their camp sites. Prizes to be awarded for the best decorated campsites. Judging[...]
Spooktacular Halloween
Spooktacular Halloween @ Two Rivers State Recreation Area
Oct 28 all-day
Nebraska RV and Camping Community and Two Rivers SRA present Spooktacular Halloween 2017 October 27-28, 2017. Friday Evening 5:00-??? Meet and greet time in the Goldenrod Campground.  Hot dog and Nacho feed for the campground. [...]
Vintage Halloween 11:00 am
Vintage Halloween @ Arbor Lodge State Historical Park
Oct 28 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Step back in time to see historic trades, talents, and other demonstrations come alive inside the mansion and out on the beautiful grounds of Nebraska City’s National Historic Landmark. Living History Weekends will be held[...]
Kayak Kids Essay Contest Awards Ceremony 12:00 pm
Kayak Kids Essay Contest Awards Ceremony @ Red Willow Reservoir State Recreation Area
Oct 28 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
A Park Entry Permit is required.
Spooktacular Shootout 12:00 pm
Spooktacular Shootout @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 28 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Ghosts and ghouls gather Saturday, October 28 12 – 4 p.m. for an afternoon of shooting and Halloween thrills! Designed for anyone age 8 and up – including adults – this fun event will showcase[...]
Halloween at the Hollow 12:00 pm
Halloween at the Hollow @ Ash Hollow State Historical Park
Oct 28 @ 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us on Saturday – October 28th from noon until 8pm at Ash Hollow State Historical Park for Halloween at the Hollow sponsored by the Friends of Ash Hollow. There will be historical wagon rides,[...]
Trunk & Treat 1:00 pm
Trunk & Treat @ Fort Atkinson State Historical Park
Oct 28 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Join us at Fort Atkinson State Historical Park on October 28 from 1-3 for Trunk & Treat! There will be Halloween activities, a parade of costumes and pumpkin painting. A Park Entry Permit is required.
22nd Annual Haunted Hollow Hayrack Rides 7:00 pm
22nd Annual Haunted Hollow Hayrack Rides @ Indian Cave State Park
Oct 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Join us at Indian Cave State Park for our 22nd Annual Haunted Hollow Hayrack Rides! October 14, 20-21, 27-28 from 7pm to 9pm weather permitting. Rides departing from the museum parking lot. Concessions on grounds[...]
Haunted Hike Night 7:00 pm
Haunted Hike Night @ Windmill State Recreation Area
Oct 28 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Join Game and Parks staff and Faith United Church of Gibbon for the second year on the Nature Trail of Windmill SRA. Get in some exercise as you walk, or RUN, the trail filled with[...]
Mystery at the Mansion 7:00 pm
Mystery at the Mansion @ Arbor Lodge State Historical Park
Oct 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Mystery at the Mansion at Arbor Lodge in Nebraska City – Saturday, October 28 from 7:00–8:30 p.m. Spend an enjoyable evening sipping iced tea and mingling with new friends while playing a part in an[...]
Haunted Barn 8:00 pm
Haunted Barn @ Buffalo Bill Ranch State Historical Park
Oct 28 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Join us at Buffalo Bill Ranch State Historical Park on October 27, 28, 29, 30 from 8-11 each night for our Haunted Barn! The cost is $7 per person.  Not recommended for children under the age[...]
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Camp ‘n Treat
Camp ‘n Treat @ Red Willow Reservoir State Recreation Area
Oct 29 all-day
Join us at Red Willow Reservoir State Recreation Area October 27-31 for Camp ‘n Treat! A Halloween camping event with half-price camping rates of $10/night for a pad site, $4/night for a tent site.  The[...]
Deer Processing Class
Deer Processing Class @ Fort Atkinson State Historical Park
Oct 29 all-day
Join us at Fort Atkinson State Historical Park on October 29 for a deer processing class. A Park Entry Permit is required.
Vintage Halloween 11:00 am
Vintage Halloween @ Arbor Lodge State Historical Park
Oct 29 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Step back in time to see historic trades, talents, and other demonstrations come alive inside the mansion and out on the beautiful grounds of Nebraska City’s National Historic Landmark. Living History Weekends will be held[...]
Explore Rifle (Ages 11-16) 3:30 pm
Explore Rifle (Ages 11-16) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 29 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
For ages 11 to 16 only. Each session there will be a lesson, hands-on firearms instruction, and a shooting exercise. We provide all equipment – rifles, ammo, targets, and eye and ear protection. Participants are[...]
Haunted Barn 8:00 pm
Haunted Barn @ Buffalo Bill Ranch State Historical Park
Oct 29 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Join us at Buffalo Bill Ranch State Historical Park on October 27, 28, 29, 30 from 8-11 each night for our Haunted Barn! The cost is $7 per person.  Not recommended for children under the age[...]
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Camp ‘n Treat
Camp ‘n Treat @ Red Willow Reservoir State Recreation Area
Oct 30 all-day
Join us at Red Willow Reservoir State Recreation Area October 27-31 for Camp ‘n Treat! A Halloween camping event with half-price camping rates of $10/night for a pad site, $4/night for a tent site.  The[...]
Introduction to Handgun 6:00 pm
Introduction to Handgun @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Oct 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
This class is a 3 week series that meets Oct 23rd and 30th, with a shooting time by appointment. Registration and details at the ticket link. Our Intro to Handguns course teaches the basic knowledge,[...]
Haunted Barn 8:00 pm
Haunted Barn @ Buffalo Bill Ranch State Historical Park
Oct 30 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Join us at Buffalo Bill Ranch State Historical Park on October 27, 28, 29, 30 from 8-11 each night for our Haunted Barn! The cost is $7 per person.  Not recommended for children under the age[...]
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Camp ‘n Treat
Camp ‘n Treat @ Red Willow Reservoir State Recreation Area
Oct 31 all-day
Join us at Red Willow Reservoir State Recreation Area October 27-31 for Camp ‘n Treat! A Halloween camping event with half-price camping rates of $10/night for a pad site, $4/night for a tent site.  The[...]
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