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Game and Parks
2015 Nebraska State Fair Exhibit 


Make plans to visit the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission’s Outdoor Encounter at Nebraska State Fair from Aug. 28 – Sept. 7, 2015. The exhibit features a Niobrara River Valley theme with a 12-foot waterfall, a 5,900-gallon aquarium, and a 150-foot meandering stream.

Our most popular exhibits will be returning this year and include an old-fashioned shooting gallery and a scenic 3D archery range. A fishing game, bird toss, outdoor playground, and several hands-on learning activities will be open to kids of all ages. A number of hunting, fishing, parks, and outdoor cooking demonstrations will take place at our outdoor pavilion. Permits and license will be available for sale as well.

New for 2015

A second large meandering stream has been added just outside of the Nebraska Building along the edge of our outdoor playground. We invite you to grab a seat, relax and enjoy the scenery.

Inside guests can visit our multi-screen display and learn about the reintroduction of bighorn sheep to Nebraska. See how sheep were captured and released into Nebraska and follow the path of a migrating bighorn using data collected from its GPS radio collar.




Game and Parks Activity Schedule:
August 28 – September 7, 2015

Location: Nebraska Building

Time

Activity

Location

9 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Hunting, Fishing, Parks, Boating, and Trail information

Information Booth
Game and Parks Exhibit
Nebraska Building


9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

 

Permits and license sales and Information.
-Hunting & Fishing Licenses   
-Park Entry Permits
-HIP Number Registration

Information Booth
Game and Parks Exhibit
Nebraska Building


11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
10 a.m. - 7 p.m. on school days

Archery Range
Age 5 and above

Nebraska Building Indoor Archery Range


11 a.m. - 7p.m.
10 a.m. - 7 p.m. on school days
Old Fashion Shooting
Gallery –
Age 8 and above
Nebraska Building Indoor
Pellet Gun Range

10 a.m. – 6 p.m. 

Kids Nerf range
Kids bird toss game
Kids fishing game

Game and Parks Exhibit Nebraska Building

 

 

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