Nebraska Outdoor Calendar

All Day

Great No Wake Weekend at Danish Alps SRA

Danish Alps State Recreation Area 1260 200th St., Hubbard

The Great No Wake Weekend will include a kayak relay race; paddle battle or kayak tug of war; a beginners kayaking area; fishing; and a kids’ zone offering activities on […]

Bird Walk at Frank Shoemaker Marsh

Frank Shoemaker Marsh North 27th St., Lincoln

Join the Watchable Wildlife Biologist for an exploration of birds at Frank Shoemaker Marsh. Together we will discover the birds of this saline wetland, observing their unique behaviors and listening […]


2021 USA Archery Neb State JOAD & Adult Outdoor Championship

Outdoor Education Center - Lincoln 4703 N 44th St, Lincoln

DATE Saturday, June 12, 2021 LOCATION Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center, 4703 N 44th St, Lincoln, NE 68504 This State Championship event is sanctioned by USA Archery as […]

Lincoln Ikes Outdoor Youth Day

Lincoln Izaak Walton League, Bennett 10801 S. 134th Street, Bennett

Free event for youth 10 - 18 years old, accompanied by an adult, wanting to learn shooting, archery and fishing.  Hosted by Lincoln Izaak Walton League on June 12, 2021, […]


Nebraska Wildlife on Tap!

Rock 'n' Joe Coffee 5025 Lindberg St., Lincoln

Join Nebraska Game and Park's science educators as we will explore the amazing diversity of Nebraska's wildlife. Here, we will be learning about mammals, pollinators, birds, reptiles, and amphibians. In […]

Featured Featured Recurring

Chadron State Park Centennial Birthday Bash

Chadron State Park 15951 Highway 385, Chadron

Join us for the 100th birthday celebration of Nebraska's State Parks at Nebraska's first state park! This two-day celebration will begin on Friday evening at 5 p.m. Mountain Time. Bring […]

Family Outdoor Day at Mormon Island SRA

Mormon Island State Recreation Area 7425 S US Hwy 281, Doniphan

Join us for Family Outdoor Day at Mormon Island SRA on Saturday, June 12 (National Get Outdoors Day)! Registration for the event activities will be at the Lake #2 Cedar […]


Try Archery

Outdoor Education Center - Lincoln 4703 N 44th St, Lincoln

Want to see what archery is all about? Never held a bow before? Not sure where to begin? Try Archery is your place to start! This easy-going program covers basic […]


Becoming an Outdoors Woman Steel Plate Challenge

Weeping Water Gun Club 3590 Scenic Dr., Weeping Water

Test your shooting skills at this rimfire challenge match. A two gun match, requiring a .22 cal rifle and a .22 cal handgun, open to ladies 18 years and older. […]


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.

Back to top