Explore the Lake Area

Calendar of Events

Dec
28
Sat
8:00 am Eagle Viewing at Lake Ogallala
Eagle Viewing at Lake Ogallala
Dec 28 2019 @ 8:00 am – Mar 1 2020 @ 2:00 pm
Eagle Viewing at Lake Ogallala
The heated eagle viewing facility below Kingsley Dam at Lake Ogallala will be open weekends Dec. 28 through March 1, 8:00 am to 2 pm. Facility provided by the Central Nebraska Public Power and Irrigation[...]
Feb
29
Sat
all-day Oregon Trail Home Show
Oregon Trail Home Show
Feb 29 – Mar 1 all-day
The Oregon Trail Home Show will be held Feb. 29 & March 1 at the Keith County Fairgrounds.  Contact Adams Peters at 308-289-0151.

Calendar

Dec
28
Sat
Eagle Viewing at Lake Ogallala
Dec 28 2019 @ 8:00 am – Mar 1 2020 @ 2:00 pm
Eagle Viewing at Lake Ogallala

The heated eagle viewing facility below Kingsley Dam at Lake Ogallala will be open weekends Dec. 28 through March 1, 8:00 am to 2 pm.

Facility provided by the Central Nebraska Public Power and Irrigation District.

(Photo by CJ Carter)

Feb
29
Sat
Oregon Trail Home Show
Feb 29 – Mar 1 all-day

The Oregon Trail Home Show will be held Feb. 29 & March 1 at the Keith County Fairgrounds.  Contact Adams Peters at 308-289-0151.

Mar
29
Sun
Front Street Auditions
Mar 29 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Apr
10
Fri
Front Street Auditions
Apr 10 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Apr
11
Sat
Front Street Auditions
Apr 11 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Apr
25
Sat
Wild West Soap Box Derby
Apr 25 all-day

The season-opening races will be held April 25 at the Wild West Soap Box Derby.  Contact:  Dave Barrett at 308-289-1464.

May
4
Mon
Catfish Classic Fishing Tournament
May 4 all-day

Contact: Darrell Morrow at 308-778-5879.

May
6
Wed
Meadowlark Hill Lilac Collection @ 14 Miles SE of Ogallala
May 6 – May 19 all-day
Meadowlark Hill Lilac Collection @ 14 Miles SE of Ogallala | Ogallala | Nebraska | United States

Max and Darlene Peterson have one of the largest private collections of lilacs in the world, with over 800 varieties.

Directions:  From Ogallala, go south on Hwy 61 about ten miles.  A sign on the west side of the road will say, “Entering Perkins County.” Go one more mile south, turn and go east five miles. Then turn north and go 3/4 of a mile.
(Estimated bloom dates depend on weather conditions, etc.)

May
28
Thu
Sounds on the Square Free Concert Series
May 28 @ 6:00 pm

Thursday evenings May 28, June 4, June 11, June 18, June 25, July 2 and July 9,  enjoy FREE live music from 6 to 9 pm at Rendezvous Square in downtown Ogallala. Bring a lawn chair and your friends.   Call 800-658-4390 with any questions.

May
31
Sun
Shut Up & Fish Tournament
May 31 all-day

Contact: Chad Vogl at 308-355-2321