Historic Walk of Fame

Enjoy the self-guided Historic Walk of Fame walking tour in downtown Ogallala.  Outdoor markers chronicle the history of Keith County.  Download the map here.   Markers include:

  1. The Great Platte River Road 1813-1840 (Corner of East A & 2nd Streets)
  2. The Great Platte River Road 1841-1866 (Corner of East A & 2nd Streets)
  3. End of the Texas Trail (Post Office: Spruce & 3rd Streets)
  4. The Pony Express (Adams Corporate: Spruce & 2nd Streets)
  5. The Mormon Trail (Former Library: 2nd & West A Streets)
  6. California Hill (Parking Lot: West A & 2nd Streets)
  7. The Union Pacific (Parking Lot: West A & 2nd Streets)
  8. The Lincoln Highway (Parking Lot: HW 30 & West A Streets)
  9. Interstate 80 (Parking Lot: HW30 & West A Streets)
  10. Highways 26 & 92 (Corner of Spruce & 2nd Streets)

Calendar of Events

8:00 am Ogallala Farmers Market
Ogallala Farmers Market
Sep 23 @ 8:00 am – Oct 7 @ 12:00 pm
The Ogallala Farmers Market is held Saturday mornings from 8:00 a.m. to noon at Rendezvous Square.   This year’s season begins June 3, 2023. Markets generally continue through early October.
1:00 pm Halloween in the Hollow
Halloween in the Hollow
Oct 21 @ 1:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Come out to Ash Hollow State Historical Park & celebrate Halloween with the ghosts of the Oregon Trail on Saturday, Oct. 21 from 1-9 p.m. Mountain Time! Admission: $1 per person; a valid state park[...]
7:00 pm Concert: Jason Black
Concert: Jason Black
Nov 9 @ 7:00 pm
Join the Ogallala Regional Arts Council for Jason Lyle Black in concert Thursday, Nov. 9 at 7 PM at the Ogallala Performing Arts Center.   Black is an award-winning piano entertainer whose clever arrangements, fun stories[...]