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Visiting Nebraska

Venture through the Cornhusker State – make the most of your Nebraska travels. It might be the charm and hospitality of central Nebraska while you explore Kearney. It could be the eastern region of the state, home to the capital, Lincoln, and all the bustling activity of a big city – including the University of Nebraska. College baseball fans flock to Omaha in droves in June for a chance to check out the best the sport has to offer. If you’re coming from the west, keep an eye out for Ogallala, home to the Front Street & Cowboys Museum. There’s much to experience in Nebraska.

In eastern Nebraska you’ll find Lincoln, the state capital. Here, visitors are minutes from exploring Holmes Lake Recreation Area, just over an hour from Omaha. Spring visitors can head to the Lied Center for Performing Arts in mid-March and take in a performance by the Red Army Chorus and Dance Ensemble. In late March, don’t miss renowned violinist Itzhak Perlman, also at the Lied Center. Late June brings the wonderful early mornings of a Nebraska summer, and Divot’s Music Fest – keep an eye out for your favorite southern rock band, Lynyrd Skynyrd. Lincoln is also home to the Nebraska History Museum – take a peek back at Nebraska’s formative days.

Further east, in between I-680 and I-480, venture into Omaha, home to the College World Series of Omaha – the men’s college baseball championship – held in late June. Spring is a great time to explore Dodge Park - set along the Missouri River, pack a tasty picnic, or do some boating and fishing. Summer travelers can dive into the local art scene with a visit to the Summer Arts Festival, in June. Set in downtown Omaha’s Gene Leahy Mall, enjoy three days of art, music, and food. Many families visiting the Omaha area make time for a visit to the Omaha Children’s Museum.

Central Nebraska visitors will find a friendly and cozy stay in Kearney. Situated just off I-80, Kearney is home to the University of Nebraska-Kearney, and the always exciting Yanney Heritage Park. In February, head to the Buffalo County Fairgrounds for the Nebraska Cattleman’s Classic, the “Winter Family Event for all Beef Industry Enthusiasts.” In March keep an eye open for the Kearney Bike Show, also at the Buffalo County Fairgrounds. Revel in the wonderful spring and summer temperatures while playing 18 holes at Buffalo Ridge Golf Course, the “midwest’s hidden jewel of golfing.” 

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Nebraska Events

February 2016

February 27 - June 10, 2016
2016 Nebraska Danger Football

Check out the high-scoring football action at the Heartland Events Center and Fonner Park in Grand Island, as the AFL's Nebraska Danger will play eight home games this season. Get your tickets today.

March 2016

March 12 - June 12, 2016
2016 Omaha Lost, Omaha Saved: 50 Years of Landmark Preservation

This unique and Omaha-centric exhibit will be on display at the Durham Museum for over three months. Come get a true sense of Omaha's historic landmarks – and how they were almost lost forever – this spring. The museum is open seven days a week.

March 14 - May 14, 2016
2016 America's Parks

Head on over to the Mari Sandoz High Plains Heritage Center in Chadron as this artistic exhibit helps visitors experience the beauty of the great outdoors without ever leaving the building. The center opens at 8 a.m. everyday but Sundays when it opens at 9 a.m.

February 14 - May 25, 2016
2016 Creighton University Bluejays Baseball

Head over to TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha as the Creighton Bluejays take the field almost daily taking on foes in the Big East Conference. Home game start times vary.

May 2016

May 13 & 14, 2016
2016 Captial City Stampede PRCA Rodeo

Fans of ropin' and lassoin' head on over to Pinnacle Bank Arena in Lincoln for this two-day PRCA-sanctioned rodeo event. Tickets are on sale – don't miss out.

May 25-29, 2016
2016 Big Ten Baseball Tournament

The best teams from the NCAA's Big Ten Conference duke it out during a week-long tournament held at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha. Come cheer on your favorite team, or simply hang out and enjoy the atmosphere. Tickets are available now.

June 2016

June 18 - 29, 2016
2016 College World Series of Omaha

Future stars of the MLB hit the field at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha during this 11-day tournament. Game times vary and schedules are yet to be determined. Get your tickets today and cheer on your favorite team.

June 26 - July 3, 2016
2016 USA Swimming Olympic Trials

Come check out the 2016 U.S. National Swim Team as they prepare for the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Tickets are on sale now. The event is held at CenturyLink Center Omaha.

July 2016

July 15 & 16, 2016
2016 Bellevue RiverFest

Haworth Park in Bellevue hosts two days of family-friendly fun, set to include live music, a 5K fun/walk, a beer garden, local artisan and crafter displays, and so much more. Bring the whole family and enjoy.

July 30 & 31, 2016
2016 Offutt Air Show

More info is TBA. This is event is sure to be a blast, celebrating aviation in the city of Omaha.

August 2016

August 27 & 28, 2016
2016 Midwest Pirate Fest

A family-friendly festival held at the Bellevue Berry and Pumpkin Ranch. More details are TBA.

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