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Labor Day Weekend at Lewis & Clark SRA
Labor Day Weekend at Lewis & Clark SRA @ Lewis & Clark SRA
Sep 1 all-day
1:00– 3:00 PM: Kayaking– Join the Park Naturalist for a fun afternoon of kayaking! Meet at the Burbach Jetty. Free. 8:30– 9:30 PM: Lighted Hayrack Ride– Come experience Lewis and Clark SRA in a new[...]
Labor Day Weekend at Ponca State Park
Labor Day Weekend at Ponca State Park @ Ponca State Park
Sep 1 all-day
9:00 —11:00 am Introduction to Archery & Shotguns—Introductory courses on Archery and Shotguns will be offered at the Eric Wiebe Shooting Complex. All equipment is provided. Archery participants must be 5 years old and shotgun[...]
Living History – Time-Line Event 10:00 am
Living History – Time-Line Event @ Fort Atkinson State Historical Park
Sep 1 @ 10:00 am – 4:45 pm
Join us for Fort Atkinson State Historical Park’s Military Timeline Event. Featuring military reenactor groups from the French and Indian War, the Civil War, the early 1800s westward expansion up to the present. View military[...]
Touchdown Archery Fun Shoot 12:00 pm
Touchdown Archery Fun Shoot @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 1 @ 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[...]
Buffalo Cookout & the Humanities Nebraska Program, Joan Wells and Kris Simon “Up the Nebraska Cattle Trail and Songs of the West” 5:00 pm
Buffalo Cookout & the Humanities Nebraska Program, Joan Wells and Kris Simon “Up the Nebraska Cattle Trail and Songs of the West” @ Niobrara State Park
Sep 1 @ 5:00 pm
Join us on September 1 at 5pm for a Buffalo Cookout and Humanities Nebraska Program, Joan Wells and Kris Simon “Up the Nebraska Cattle Trail and Songs of the West” A Park Entry Permit is[...]
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Labor Day Weekend at Lewis & Clark SRA
Labor Day Weekend at Lewis & Clark SRA @ Lewis & Clark SRA
Sep 2 all-day
10:00 AM-12:00 PM: Archery!– Come take part in a fun introductory course on Archery! All skill levels are welcome. Archery participants must be 5 years old or above. Meet at the field across from the[...]
Labor Day Weekend at Ponca State Park
Labor Day Weekend at Ponca State Park @ Ponca State Park
Sep 2 all-day
9:00 —11:00 am Introduction to Tomahawk & Atl Atl— Join us for an introductory course on tomahawks and atlatl. Participants must be 8 years of age or older to participate. All equipment is provided. Meet[...]
Living History – Time-Line Event 10:00 am
Living History – Time-Line Event @ Fort Atkinson State Historical Park
Sep 2 @ 10:00 am – 4:45 pm
Join us for Fort Atkinson State Historical Park’s Military Timeline Event. Featuring military reenactor groups from the French and Indian War, the Civil War, the early 1800s westward expansion up to the present. View military[...]
Sidewalk Chalk Art with Bird and Emerald Ash Borer Program 10:00 am
Sidewalk Chalk Art with Bird and Emerald Ash Borer Program @ Niobrara State Park
Sep 2 @ 10:00 am
Join us at Niobrara State Park on September 2 at 10am for sidewalk chalk art with bird and emerald ash borer program at the park office. A Park Entry Permit is required.
National Park Service – Mobile Ranger Station 11:00 am
National Park Service – Mobile Ranger Station @ Niobrara State Park
Sep 2 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Join us at Niobrara State Park on September 2 from 11am-2pm for National Park Service – Mobile Ranger Station. Explore their “Visitor Center on Wheels” at the Buffalo Cookout Pavilion. A Park Entry Permit is[...]
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Labor Day Weekend at Ponca State Park
Labor Day Weekend at Ponca State Park @ Ponca State Park
Sep 3 all-day
9:00 —11:00 am Introduction to Archery —Introductory courses on Archery will be offered at the Eric Wiebe Shooting Complex. All equipment is provided. Archery participants must be 5 years old. Meet and pay at the[...]
Labor Day 12:00 pm
Labor Day @ Indian Cave State Park
Sep 3 @ 12:00 pm
Join us at Indian Cave State Park on September 3rd for Labor Day. Noon-1pm     Cookout 9pm                Fireworks Display (Sponsored by Pioneer Longrifle Gun Club) A Park Entry Permit is required.
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Wednesday Walkers 8:00 am
Wednesday Walkers @ Fremont SRA
Sep 5 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Meet outside the park office and we’ll walk through the park to look for birds and wildflowers, take photos and do nature journaling – wherever nature leads us. Every Wednesday through October 10th, except for[...]
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Birds and Bagels 7:00 am
Birds and Bagels @ Wildcat Hills Nature Center
Sep 8 @ 7:00 am – 11:00 am
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[...]
Monarch Migration Game 11:00 am
Monarch Migration Game @ Fremont Lakes SRA
Sep 8 @ 11:00 am
Learn about monarchs and their migration and make a paper butterfly. Download event flyer: Monarch Migration Game (002) Park entry permit required.
Learn to Hunt – Deer 1:00 pm
Learn to Hunt – Deer @ YMCA of the Prairie
Sep 8 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Come to learn 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 no experience this workshop[...]
Photography Walk 6:00 pm
Photography Walk @ Fremont Lakes SRA
Sep 8 @ 6:00 pm
Meet at the shelter behind the park office and bring your camera or cell phone. We’ll look for interesting photo opportunities on an easy walk through the park. Download event flyer: Photography Walk (002) Park[...]
6th Annual Night Owl Run/Walk 7:00 pm
6th Annual Night Owl Run/Walk @ Niobrara State Park
Sep 8 @ 7:00 pm
Join us for the 6th Annual Night Owl 5K run/walk on September 8, 2018. $25 registration fee, pre-registered participants will receive a t-shirt and glow item. We suggest wearing a head lamp or bringing a[...]
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Breakfast in the Dutch Oven 10:00 am
Breakfast in the Dutch Oven @ Fremont Lakes SRA
Sep 9 @ 10:00 am
Meet north of the Group Lodge to try some breakfast ideas in the cool of the morning. Download event flyer: Breakfast in the Dutch Oven Park entry permit required.
Sunday Fun Day Carp-A-Thon 10:00 am
Sunday Fun Day Carp-A-Thon @ Alexandria SRA
Sep 9 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Join us at Alexandria SRA for a Sunday Fun Day Carp-A-Thon! We will host a carp fishing contest with prizes for the biggest catch and many more activities that include:  carp cleaning scoring, cooking & recipes,[...]
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Introduction to NASP (Archery) 3:30 pm
Introduction to NASP (Archery) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 11 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
If weren’t part of a school program during this past school year and want to become a part of our Fall NASP League (https://www.register-ed.com/events/view/121943), or just want to learn more about how the National Archery[...]
Fall NASP League 5:00 pm
Fall NASP League @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 11 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Just because you are picking up your homework again this fall doesn’t mean you have to put down your bow. Join us for NASP league and you can practice every week… for prizes! If you[...]
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Sierra Club Missouri River Expedition
Sierra Club Missouri River Expedition @ Niobrara State Park
Sep 12 all-day
Join us at Niobrara State Park September 12-14 as the Sierra Club Missouri River Expedition will be coming through and camping at our Boy Scout camp for 2 nights before continuing on their journey. For[...]
Wednesday Walkers 8:00 am
Wednesday Walkers @ Fremont SRA
Sep 12 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Meet outside the park office and we’ll walk through the park to look for birds and wildflowers, take photos and do nature journaling – wherever nature leads us. Every Wednesday through October 10th, except for[...]
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Sierra Club Missouri River Expedition
Sierra Club Missouri River Expedition @ Niobrara State Park
Sep 13 all-day
Join us at Niobrara State Park September 12-14 as the Sierra Club Missouri River Expedition will be coming through and camping at our Boy Scout camp for 2 nights before continuing on their journey. For[...]
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Sierra Club Missouri River Expedition
Sierra Club Missouri River Expedition @ Niobrara State Park
Sep 14 all-day
Join us at Niobrara State Park September 12-14 as the Sierra Club Missouri River Expedition will be coming through and camping at our Boy Scout camp for 2 nights before continuing on their journey. For[...]
Stargazing 7:34 pm
Stargazing @ Eugene T. Mahoney State Park
Sep 14 @ 7:34 pm – 11:00 pm
Join us at Eugene T. Mahoney State Park for Stargazing May 18, June 22, July 20, August 17, and September 14, 2018. The Omaha Astronomical Society and Prairie Astronomy Club will set up powerful telescopes[...]
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14th Annual Missouri River Outdoor Expo 9:00 am
14th Annual Missouri River Outdoor Expo @ Ponca State Park
Sep 15 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Celebrate our outdoor heritage with more than 90 hands-on free exhibits, demonstrations, vendors and all-day entertainment.  This fun and educational weekend for the whole family includes kayaking, shooting sports, fishing, outdoor cooking, rock climbing wall,[...]
Continental Drift Music Festival 1:45 pm
Continental Drift Music Festival @ Fremont Lakes SRA
Sep 15 @ 1:45 pm – 10:00 pm
Join us at Victory Lake at Fremont Lakes SRA for the 2018 Continental Drift Music Festival. Bring your lawn chair for a night of music from 9 bands of different musical genres. Music Line-up 1:45[...]
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14th Annual Missouri River Outdoor Expo 9:00 am
14th Annual Missouri River Outdoor Expo @ Ponca State Park
Sep 16 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Celebrate our outdoor heritage with more than 90 hands-on free exhibits, demonstrations, vendors and all-day entertainment.  This fun and educational weekend for the whole family includes kayaking, shooting sports, fishing, outdoor cooking, rock climbing wall,[...]
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Fall NASP League 5:00 pm
Fall NASP League @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 18 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Just because you are picking up your homework again this fall doesn’t mean you have to put down your bow. Join us for NASP league and you can practice every week… for prizes! If you[...]
Learn to Hunt-Basic Hunting 6:00 pm
Learn to Hunt-Basic Hunting @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
This FREE workshop covers an overview of everything you wanted to know about hunting in Nebraska. This class is designed to improve confidence and expand knowledge for those with little to no hunting experience. Please[...]
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BioBlitz
BioBlitz @ Indian Cave State Park
Sep 21 all-day
Join us at Indian Cave State Park September 21-22 for our BioBlitz. Work with experts in a scientific exploration of Indian Cave State Park. Help us find and record the diversity of plant and animal[...]
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BioBlitz
BioBlitz @ Indian Cave State Park
Sep 22 all-day
Join us at Indian Cave State Park September 21-22 for our BioBlitz. Work with experts in a scientific exploration of Indian Cave State Park. Help us find and record the diversity of plant and animal[...]
Applejack Festival at Arbor Lodge 9:00 am
Applejack Festival at Arbor Lodge @ Arbor Lodge State Historical Park
Sep 22 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Join us for the Applejack Festival September 22-23 at Arbor Lodge State Historical Park! Special Attractions/Events: Apple Display including various historic and modern apple recipes History of Morton family fruit tree planting and harvest Saturday[...]
Learn to Hunt – Predator 1:00 pm
Learn to Hunt – Predator @ YMCA of the Prairie
Sep 22 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Predator calling is one of the most exciting hunts. Come to learn about the many techniques used to hunt these elusive creatures. This workshop will focus on coyote, bobcat, fox and raccoon hunting. Participants will[...]
Autumnal Equinox Art 2:00 pm
Autumnal Equinox Art @ Fremont Lakes SRA
Sep 22 @ 2:00 pm
Meet at the shelter behind the park office to make some autumn art and celebrate the equinox! Download event flyer: Autumnal Equinox Art Park entry permit required.
Harvest Moon Hike 7:00 pm
Harvest Moon Hike @ Fremont Lakes SRA
Sep 22 @ 7:00 pm
Meet behind the park office for a Harvest Moon Hike! Download event flyer: Harvest Moon Hike Park entry permit required.
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Applejack Festival at Arbor Lodge
Applejack Festival at Arbor Lodge @ Arbor Lodge State Historical Park
Sep 23 all-day
Join us for the Applejack Festival September 22-23 at Arbor Lodge State Historical Park! Special Attractions/Events: Apple Display including various historic and modern apple recipes History of Morton family fruit tree planting and harvest Saturday[...]
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Wild Game Processing Workshop 6:30 pm
Wild Game Processing Workshop @ UNL East Campus - Animal Science Complex
Sep 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Join us at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Animal Science facility, where we will learn how to process wild game. Attendees will get the opportunity to learn how to process a deer and learn some tips[...]
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Fall NASP League 5:00 pm
Fall NASP League @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 25 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Just because you are picking up your homework again this fall doesn’t mean you have to put down your bow. Join us for NASP league and you can practice every week… for prizes! If you[...]
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Wednesday Walkers 8:00 am
Wednesday Walkers @ Fremont SRA
Sep 26 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Meet outside the park office and we’ll walk through the park to look for birds and wildflowers, take photos and do nature journaling – wherever nature leads us. Every Wednesday through October 10th, except for[...]
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2018 Prairie Black Smith Convention
2018 Prairie Black Smith Convention @ Fort Atkinson State Historical Park
Sep 28 all-day
A Park Entry Permit is required.
Autumn Leaf Fabric Printing 7:00 pm
Autumn Leaf Fabric Printing @ Fremont Lakes SRA
Sep 28 @ 7:00 pm
Join us Friday evening at the Group Lodge west of the park office for fabric leaf printing to create a fall décor table runner. Cost $5 for all supplies. Sign up by September 26th via[...]
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2018 Prairie Black Smith Convention
2018 Prairie Black Smith Convention @ Fort Atkinson State Historical Park
Sep 29 all-day
A Park Entry Permit is required.
Competitive Horse Trail Ride (Sponsored by NECTRA)
Competitive Horse Trail Ride (Sponsored by NECTRA) @ Indian Cave State Park
Sep 29 all-day
For more information call: 402-489-1502. A Park Entry Permit is required.    
Ladies Day on the Range 9:00 am
Ladies Day on the Range @ Ponca State Park
Sep 29 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
Ladies, if you know the basics of using a firearm but would like to strengthen your confidence level, Ponca State Park is hosting a Ladies Day on the Range, Saturday, September 29th from 9:00 am[...]
Living History 9:00 am
Living History @ Arbor Lodge State Historical Park
Sep 29 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 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[...]
2018 Nebraska Youth Smallbore Silhouette Invitational 10:00 am
2018 Nebraska Youth Smallbore Silhouette Invitational @ Pressey Wildlife Management Area (17 miles south of Broken Bow, NE)
Sep 29 @ 10:00 am
Join us for the 2018 Nebraska Youth Smallbore Silhouette Invitational, the longest running organized youth shooting event in Nebraska. This is a free competition, open to all youth age 11 or older who have successfully[...]
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2018 Prairie Black Smith Convention
2018 Prairie Black Smith Convention @ Fort Atkinson State Historical Park
Sep 30 all-day
A Park Entry Permit is required.
Competitive Horse Trail Ride (Sponsored by NECTRA)
Competitive Horse Trail Ride (Sponsored by NECTRA) @ Indian Cave State Park
Sep 30 all-day
For more information call: 402-489-1502. A Park Entry Permit is required.    
Living History 9:00 am
Living History @ Arbor Lodge State Historical Park
Sep 30 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 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[...]
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