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

Jul
2
Sat
8:00 am Ogallala Farmer’s Market
Ogallala Farmer’s Market
Jul 2 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Ogallala Farmer’s Market is held Saturdays from 8 a.m. to noon downtown at Rendezvous Square.  (June 11 market will be held at the Pinnacle Bank parking lot.)  A variety of vendors, including locally raised[...]
Jul
4
Mon
all-day FIREWORKS: CANCELLED!
FIREWORKS: CANCELLED!
Jul 4 all-day
The City of Ogallala has CANCELLED the annual Fourth of July Fireworks Display due to drought and fire danger conditions. The sales and usage of fireworks by the public is also banned in all of[...]
Jul
9
Sat
8:00 am Ogallala Farmer’s Market
Ogallala Farmer’s Market
Jul 9 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Ogallala Farmer’s Market is held Saturdays from 8 a.m. to noon downtown at Rendezvous Square.  (June 11 market will be held at the Pinnacle Bank parking lot.)  A variety of vendors, including locally raised[...]