Plains Edition Ag Calendar
Pioneer Day, Inman, Neb., city wide, horseshoe tournament, barbecue, rooster roping, children’s games and live entertainment, (402) 394-5380.
Heritage Days, Maxwell, Neb., paintball competitions, parade, children’s game and food, (308) 582-4324.
Fall Festival, Wellfleet, Neb., parade, barbecue, horse races, roping, children’s games and street dance, (308) 963-4350.
September 8 & 9
Old Trusty 25th Annual Antique & Collectors Show, Clay Center, Neb., Brian WoAlfe, (402) 726-2281 or Joyce Schlick, (402) 726-2487.
Willow Tree Festival, Gordon, Neb., Winship and Wayland Parks, entertainment, food booths, arts and crafts, (308) 282-2464.
Balloon Fest, McCook, Neb., airport, hot air balloon launches, evening balloon glow and ongoing entertainment, (308) 345A-2280.
Brule Gun Show, Brule, Neb., activity center, (308) 287-2528 or (308) 287-2228.
History in Action Day, Chadron, Neb., Dawes Co. Historical Museum, demos, buggy rides, butter churning, wheat weaving, wood carving and more, (308) 432-2309.
September 12 – October 24
Between Fences – Smithsonian Touring Exhibit, Broken Bow, Neb., Custer Co. Historical Society, exhibition how the fence is entwined with American history, agriculture, politics, industry & daily life, (30*0 872-2203.
Farm and Ranch Clinic, North Platte, Neb., make an appointment, Michelle at the Nebraska Farm Hotline, (800) 464-0258.
23td Annual Indian Summer Rendezvous, Ogallala, Neb., downtown, parade, craft show, quilt show, Mountain Man encampment, live entertainment, food and more, (308) 284-6542.
Fal Festival, Curtis, Neb., parade, children’s games, BBQ, team penning and roping, mud races, quilt show, street dance, (308) 367-4122.
93rd Annual Harvest Festival, Gothenburg, Neb., dog show, parade, arts & crafts, displays, horsehoes, bed races, (308) 537-3505.
Classic Iron and Auto Show, Benkelman, Neb., cars, tractors and motorcycles on display, (308) 423-5660.
Farm & Ranch Museum Harvest Festival, Gering, Neb., hands-on demos, displays and vinatge equipment, children’s activities, potato harvesting, carfts, (308) 436-6886.
39th Annual Apple Jack Festival, Nebraska City, Neb., celebrate apple harvest with apple pie, cider, a parade, craft shows, (800) 514-9113.
Old Settlers Picnic, Grand Island, Neb., celebrate German history with live entertainment and delicious ethnic foods, (308) 382-9337.
Nebraska Rural Institute, Holdrege, Neb., Bonnie Hassler, (402) 472-1772.
Grand Duke Alexis Rendezvous, Hayes Center, Neb., storytelling, black powder shoots and more, Doris Vlasin, (308) 286-3463 or Jan Singleton, (308) 286-3676.
Origianl Town Rail Fest, North Platte, Neb., spike driving contest, railroad heritage information booths, model railroad displays, locomotive simulator, demos, music, (308) 532-4729.
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