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16th Annual Missouri River Outdoor Expo

September 18 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Join us for an opportunity for families and individuals to experience the great outdoors through 90 hands-on activities, entertainment, vendors, exhibits, and more.

Try your hand at a variety of outdoor activities: monarch tagging, outdoor cooking, kayaking, fishing, leather carving, geode cracking, shooting sports, rock-wall climbing, bow fishing, ropes obstacle course and so much more. A complete list of activities is available at

The only cost is a valid Nebraska State Park vehicle permit; Nebraska licensed vehicles $6 and non-Nebraska licensed vehicles $8.

In consideration of public health concerns, all activities will be outdoors. Guests should practice social distancing.


September 18
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Ponca State Park
88090 Spur 26 E
Ponca, NE 68770
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(402) 755-2284
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Time outdoors is time well spent

Nebraska Game and Parks offers a plethora of opportunities beyond events. You can get away and unwind by planning a trip to a Nebraska state park. You can catch the next big one, go wildlife viewing, plan a hunt or more. Or you can help us celebrate our park system’s 100th birthday. Go ahead: Build your own adventure.

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