Calendar of Events

Oct
1
Tue
all-day OCTOBER Activity Calendar – Lake...
OCTOBER Activity Calendar – Lake...
Oct 1 – Oct 31 all-day
OCTOBER Activity Calendar – Lake Mac Naturalist
Oct 5 at 8pm The Night Sky at Ash Hollow SHP, up on the ridge. Amateur astronomer Doug Wolford will bring his telescope and I will bring binoculars to look at the moon and stars.[...]
Oct
31
Thu
4:00 pm Halloween Parade & Trick-or-Trea...
Halloween Parade & Trick-or-Trea...
Oct 31 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
Ogallala’s annual Halloween Parade will take place Thursday, Oct. 31.  Parade line-up at  4 pm, parade at 4:15.  Rendezvous Pavillion will be closed off for trick-or-treaters to visit local businesses who will be passing out[...]
Nov
16
Sat
9:00 am Keith County Craft Fair
Keith County Craft Fair
Nov 16 @ 9:00 am – 9:15 am
The annual Craft Fair will be held Saturday, November 16 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Keith County Fairgrounds Exhibit Hall.  Call the Ogallala/Keith County Chamber for more information at 308-284-4066.

News

August 11, 2017 –
Nelson new park superintendent at Lake McConaughy, Lake Ogallala SRAs

LINCOLN, Neb. – Tyler Nelson has been selected as the park superintendent for Lake McConaughy and Lake Ogallala state recreation areas (SRA).

Nelson was most recently the assistant superintendent at Lake McConaughy and Lake Ogallala, where he served since 2014. Prior to that appointment, he was the assistant superintendent at Two Rivers SRA in Douglas County.

Nelson takes over management of the park areas from Colby Johnson, who recently was appointed as the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission’s regional park superintendent of the Southern Panhandle Region.

“Tyler brings a wealth of knowledge to the Parks Division and will be an excellent asset to the team at Lake McConaughy,” Johnson said.

For more information on Nebraska’s state park areas, visit outdoornebraska.gov/parks/.