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Plan Now to Attend the 2015 Fort Kearny

Fort Kearny State Recreation Area - May 9, 2015
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

The Fort Kearny Outdoor Expo will showcase the state’s vast number of fun activities for outdoor enthusiasts of all ages.  This event is designed to meet the needs of anyone interested in outdoor lifestyle, regardless of age or experience. 

Participating in the activities is free thanks to our gracious sponsors.  An annual or daily park permit per vehicle will be required.


2015 Expo Flyer & Map


Don’t miss these great opportunities

  • Climb a Wall
  • View and touch Nebraska’s fish and turtle species

  • Test your air rifle and shotgun skills
  • Try bowfishing
  • Shoot archery 3-D targets
  • Eat smores and other outdoor cooking goodies
  • Identify wildlife pelts at the “Trappers Tent”
  • Engage in recreational outdoor games
  • Play with nature in the kids “Discovery Zone”
  • Roast a hotdog
  • Kayaking, fishing, wildlife identification, slingshots and much more
  • Youth lifetime half permit drawing

    Cabela's Outdoor Adventure

    Take part in the Expo to experience the Cabela's Outdoor Adventure.  Win Cabela's Outfitters gear by completing 10 of the Expo's adventure stations. Your entire family or group, all ages, are encouraged to participate.  Adventure cards will be handed out at the Expo.  Sponsored by Cabela's Outdoor Fitters. 

Scheduled Demonstrations:

  • Storytellers
  • Turkey Hunting
  • S’mores Eating Contest
  • Teddy Roosevelt – Father of Conservation Impersonator
  • Eric & Angelyne the Amazing DEAF Cattle Dog
  • What is in the tank?
  • Predator Calling for Everyone
  • Nebraska’s Native Snakes
  • Dutch Oven Cooking

Here's the full list of Presentations and Demonstrations

Interested in Volunteering for the Expo?

Here's a link to learn about VOLUNTEERING at the event. 

Thank You Sponsors!

View our event sponsors

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