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As of July 1, Game and Parks will begin hosting some educational and naturalist programs on a limited basis. Visitors to offices, interpretive centers, education centers, nature centers and indoor events are temporarily required to wear a face mask. Please visit outdoornebraska.org/healthinfo for more information.

Jun
11
Tue
Nebraska Adventures Camp @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jun 11 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Designed for fledgling outdoors enthusiasts, the Nebraska Adventures Camp is a way to explore the state without the gas mileage. Campers will develop an appreciation of the natural world by exploring different regions – the wildlife, landscapes, and unique adventures only found in Nebraska.

Preparing them for future excursions, campers will learn how to put up tents, build campfires, cook outdoors, take photos, explore the wild, and play outdoor games. Practical safe skills with slingshots, bows, atlatl, and rifles are included.

Drop-off is no earlier than 15 minutes before camp and pick-up is no later than 15 minutes after. No extended hours are offered for this camp.

Please contact us at 402-471-6141 if you experience difficulty with registration. Payment required at time of registration; registration offered via our online system only this year.

Jun
12
Wed
Nebraska Adventures Camp @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jun 12 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Designed for fledgling outdoors enthusiasts, the Nebraska Adventures Camp is a way to explore the state without the gas mileage. Campers will develop an appreciation of the natural world by exploring different regions – the wildlife, landscapes, and unique adventures only found in Nebraska.

Preparing them for future excursions, campers will learn how to put up tents, build campfires, cook outdoors, take photos, explore the wild, and play outdoor games. Practical safe skills with slingshots, bows, atlatl, and rifles are included.

Drop-off is no earlier than 15 minutes before camp and pick-up is no later than 15 minutes after. No extended hours are offered for this camp.

Please contact us at 402-471-6141 if you experience difficulty with registration. Payment required at time of registration; registration offered via our online system only this year.

Jun
13
Thu
Nebraska Adventures Camp @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jun 13 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Designed for fledgling outdoors enthusiasts, the Nebraska Adventures Camp is a way to explore the state without the gas mileage. Campers will develop an appreciation of the natural world by exploring different regions – the wildlife, landscapes, and unique adventures only found in Nebraska.

Preparing them for future excursions, campers will learn how to put up tents, build campfires, cook outdoors, take photos, explore the wild, and play outdoor games. Practical safe skills with slingshots, bows, atlatl, and rifles are included.

Drop-off is no earlier than 15 minutes before camp and pick-up is no later than 15 minutes after. No extended hours are offered for this camp.

Please contact us at 402-471-6141 if you experience difficulty with registration. Payment required at time of registration; registration offered via our online system only this year.

Oct
4
Fri
Dusty’s Pumpkin Fest at the Cody’s @ Buffalo Bill State Historical Park
Oct 4 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Join us for fall fun every Friday and Saturday in October located on the east side of the Buffalo Bill State Historical Park grounds.

$12 per person. 3 and under free.

Horseback rides:$20 1-hour ride – $5 5-min ride

Cotton Candy, Snow Cones, Hot Dogs, Pizza Cones, Peach Tea

Activities include: Petting Zoo, Ox Bing,  Critter Catch, Knockerball, Gaga Ball, Hay Slide, Duck Race, Cornhole Games, Bouncy Houses and much, much more!

There will also be candlelight tours through the mansion and horse drawn wagon rides with spooky story telling.

Download event flyer: Dusty’s Pumpkin Fest

Park entry permit required.

Oct
5
Sat
Dusty’s Pumpkin Fest at the Cody’s @ Buffalo Bill State Historical Park
Oct 5 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Join us for fall fun every Friday and Saturday in October located on the east side of the Buffalo Bill State Historical Park grounds.

$12 per person. 3 and under free.

Horseback rides:$20 1-hour ride – $5 5-min ride

Cotton Candy, Snow Cones, Hot Dogs, Pizza Cones, Peach Tea

Activities include: Petting Zoo, Ox Bing,  Critter Catch, Knockerball, Gaga Ball, Hay Slide, Duck Race, Cornhole Games, Bouncy Houses and much, much more!

There will also be candlelight tours through the mansion and horse drawn wagon rides with spooky story telling.

Download event flyer: Dusty’s Pumpkin Fest

Park entry permit required.

Oct
11
Fri
Dusty’s Pumpkin Fest at the Cody’s @ Buffalo Bill State Historical Park
Oct 11 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Join us for fall fun every Friday and Saturday in October located on the east side of the Buffalo Bill State Historical Park grounds.

$12 per person. 3 and under free.

Horseback rides:$20 1-hour ride – $5 5-min ride

Cotton Candy, Snow Cones, Hot Dogs, Pizza Cones, Peach Tea

Activities include: Petting Zoo, Ox Bing,  Critter Catch, Knockerball, Gaga Ball, Hay Slide, Duck Race, Cornhole Games, Bouncy Houses and much, much more!

There will also be candlelight tours through the mansion and horse drawn wagon rides with spooky story telling.

Download event flyer: Dusty’s Pumpkin Fest

Park entry permit required.

Trick-or-Treat at the Town @ Indian Cave State Park
Oct 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us at Indian Cave State Park on October 11th for Trick-or-Treat at the Town.

Children trick-or-treating along the decorated trail through the old town of St. Deroin.

A Park Entry Permit is required.

 

Oct
12
Sat
21st Annual Hallowfest @ Ponca State Park
Oct 12 all-day

The 21st Annual Halloween celebration features haunted evening hayrack rides, pumpkin roll obstacle courses, pumpkin carving contest, campsite decorating contest and much more! Hayrack reservations begin October 7th.

Download flyer: Hallowfest flyer for the 19th

Park entry permit required.

24th Annual Haunted Hollow @ Indian Cave State Park
Oct 12 all-day

Join us at Indian Cave State Park for our 24th Annual Haunted Hollow on October 12, 18, 19, 25, and 26.

Pumpkin roll, crafts, face painter. Haunted hayrack rides:  $9/Adult, $7/Child (4-12), age 3 & under free.  Food vendors.

Purchase tickets in advance beginning October 1 by phone or walk-in.

Volunteer ghosts needed-sign up in advance at office or call 402-883-2575.

Park Entry Permit required.

Campsite Decorating and Trick-or-Treating @ Fremont Lakes State Recreation Area
Oct 12 all-day

Download event flyer: HalloweenCampsiteDecorating Contest 2019

Park entry permit required.

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