Chadron, Nebraska

Upcoming Events in Chadron Nebraska


26 - 28 Panhandle Festival of Quilts - Quilt show and competition. Fri-Sat, 9am-6pm; Sun, 11am-4pm.

Address: Assumption Arena, Spruce & 4th Sts , Chadron, Nebraska
Ph: 308-432-4401 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: $2.00


3 - 6 Fur Trade Days - Buckskinner's camp, rodeo, BBQ, contests, flea market, fireworks, art and craft shows, Buffalo Chip Throwing Contest and Colter Run.

Address: Citywide , Chadron, Nebraska
Ph: 308-432-4401 (Always call and confirm events)


16 - 23 Dawes County Fair - 4-H events, children's rodeo, tractor pull, tough truck contest, rubber check races, free BBQ and talent contest. 7am-11pm daily.

Address: Dawes County Fairgrounds, N. Main St , Chadron, Nebraska
Ph: 308-432-3373 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Free


22 History in Action Day - Demonstrations, buggy rides, butter churning, brick making, wheat grinding and weaving, refreshments and more. 1-5pm.

Address: Dawes County Museum, 341 Country Club Rd , Chadron, Nebraska
Ph: 308-432-2309 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Free


16 Pine Bough Craft Bazaar - Address: Assumption Arena, 4th & Cedar Sts , Chadron, Nebraska
Ph: 308-432-3679 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Free


20 Parade of Lights - Email:

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Mari Sandoz Heritage Room

Chadron State College Administration Building, 2

Chadron, NE Museums

Museum of the Fur Trade

This first industry of the West involved Native Americans with trappers and traders of several nationalities. The Bordeaux Trading Post, built in 1837

Chadron, NE Museums

Nebraska National Forest (Pine Ridge District)

Deer & turkey hunting on public lands. Hiking, biking, &

Chadron, NE National Forests

Pine Ridge National Recreation Area

6,600 acres for semi-primitive recreation. No motorized vehicles. Mountain bikes permitted.

Chadron, NE Recreation

Dawes County Historical Society Museum

Genealogy & history research library, log house & barn, school, church &

Chadron, NE Museums

Things to do near Chadron, NE

Warbonnet Battlefield Site

On the summit of a conical hill on the Oglala National Grassland is a monument honoring Col. Wesley Merritt and troops of the...