2017 Area Events
March 11 Get Lucky with the Post Playhouse - 5:30-7 p.m. - Buffalo Soldier's Barracks at Ft. Robinson
April 1-8 Nebraska Wildland Fire Accademy - Fort Robinson
April 1 Legend Buttes Golf Course opens
April 8 Old West Trail Rodeo Fundraiser - Crawford
April 15 Chamber of Commerce Annual Easter Egg Hunt - 1:00 pm Crawford City Park
April 29 Crawford High School Prom
May 1 High Plains Homestead opens for the season
May 6 Crawford Mud Racing -Test & Tune - West of Rodeo Grounds - Crawford 1:00 P.M.
May 14 Mothers Day
May 19 Becoming an outdoor woman - Ft. Robinson
May 20 Free Day at Ft. Robinson State Park - BBQ and Kids Fishing Derby
May 27 Opening Day all activities at Fort Robinson State Park
May 29 Memorial Day
May 29 American Legion Memorial Day Services at the Crawford Cemetery
June 2 Post Playhouse Theater - "SHREK - The Musical" - Fort Robinson; 8:00 P.M.
June 3 Crawford Mud Racing - West of Rodeo Grounds - Crawford Gates open at 11:00 A.M. Races start at 1:00 P.M.
June 3-4 Crawford Communitywide yard sale
June 3 Harrison NE High School Rodeo, Annual Yard Sale & BBQ
June 4 Crawford High School Rodeo - Crawford Rodeo Arena
June 5 Crazy Horse Ride - Ft. Robinson to Pine Ridge
June 8 4-H Horse Camp - Fort Robinson
June 9 Post Playhouse Theater - "Mama Mia!" 8:00 P.M. - Fort Robinson
June 15 Senior Men's Golf Tournament - Legend Buttes Golf Course - Crawford
June 15 Senior Men's Golf Tournament - Legend Buttes Golf Course
June 16 Post Playhouse "Crazy For You" 8:00PM - Ft Robinson
June 16-18 Ricky Quinn Horsemanship and Ranch Roping Clinic - Crawford Rodeo Grounds
June 17-18 Dawes County 4-Man (Co-ed) Golf Tournament -Legend Buttes Golf Course - Crawford
June 18 Father's Day
June 24 Vendor Blender - Ft. Robinson
June 30 Post Playhouse Theater - "Chicago The Musical" 8:00 P.M. - Fort Robinson
July 1 Crawford High School Alumni Reunion Golf Tournament - 9:00 A.M. - Legend Buttes Golf Course Open House at the High School - 1:00 -4:00 P.M. Meet & Greet - MJ's Ranch House - 3:00 -5:00 P.M. Alumni Banquet - Crawford Community Building - 6:00 P.M
July 1 Crawford Mud Racing - West of Rodeo Grounds - Crawford Gates open at 11:00 A.M. Races start at 1:00 P.M.
July 1-4 44th Annual Western & Wildlife Art Show - Fort Robinson Veterinary Building
July 2 Old West Trail Rodeo Jr. Rodeo King & Queen Contest - Crawford City Park - 8:00 A.M. - Junior Fun Day - Rodeo Arena - 10:00 A.M.
July 3-4 Old West Trail Rodeo - Crawford Rodeo Grounds - 8:00 P.M. with Fireworks following the Rodeo on the 4th
July 4 Annual White River Trail 5K Run - 6:30 A.M.
July 4 Annual 4th of July Parade - Downtown Crawford - 10:00 A.M. Park Activities begin at 11:00 A.M - Crawford City Park
July 4 Annual 4th of July Celebration - Crawford City Park 12-5 P.M.
July 4 4th of July BBQ at Ft. Robinson
July 7 Post Playhouse Theater - Mel Brooks "Young Frankenstein" - Fort Robinson - 8:00 P.M.
July 7-9 Fur Trade Days Celebration - Chadron
July 29 Sioux County Beef Show - Harrison
July 29 Sioux County Fair - Harrison
July 29 55th Annual Peabody Hale Fiddle Contest - Fiddle & Vocals - Quilt Show - Horseshoes - Crawford City Park - Gates open at 8:00 A.M.
July 27- Aug 5 Dawes County Fair - Chadron
Aug 4 Sioux County High School Alumni Banquet
Aug 5 Sioux County Fair - Harrison - Hot Trot at 7:00 A.M. Parade at 10:30 A.M. - Rodeo at 2:00 P.M. - Hog Wrestling Contest at 5:00 P.M. - Dance & BBQ - Harrison, NE
Aug 7 Sioux County Fair - Rodeo at 1:00 P.M. - Demolition Derby at 6:30 P.M. - Harrison, NE
Aug 13 Post Playhouse Theater - Final Performance - "Shrek The Musical" - 2:00 P.M. - Fort Robinson
Aug 18-20 Senior Pro Rodeo - Crawford Rodeo Grounds
Aug 19-21 Eclipse Weekend - Star Shows - Presentations -
Aug 21 2017 Solar Eclipse
Aug 26-27 Memorial Golf Tournament - Legend Buttes Golf Course
Sept 1-4 Northwest Nebraska Rock Swap - Buy, Sell, Swap rocks, minerals, fossils - Crawford City Park
Sept 2 Crawford Mud Racing - West of the Rodeo Grounds - Gates open at 11: 00 A.M. - Racing starts at 1:00 P.M.
Sept 10-11 3 Man Scramble Tournament - Legend Buttes Golf Course
Sept 15-17 3rd Annual Legend Buttes Hot Rods, Customs & Classic Car Show - Downtown Crawford
Sept 28 Voecks/Meade Trail Ride - Ft. Robinson
Oct 28 Crawford Chamber of Commerce Halloween Contest & Parade - Downtown Crawford
Nov 4 4th Annual Crawford Cattle Call - Bred Heifer Pen Show, Bulls, Heifers, Steers, Equine, Goats and Sheep plus Chili Cook off, Wine Tasting, Crafts, Food and Ag Vendors - 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. - To enter contact Samantha Dyer, 308-458-7160 - Sponsored by Crawford Area Chamber of Commerce
Nov 11 Opening Day Deer Season - Firearm
Nov 19 Annual Fort Robinson Longhorn & Buffalo Sale - Crawford Livestock Market
Nov 23 Thanksgiving Day - Holiday Season Begins
Dec 2 Light Up the Fort - Holiday Lighting display at the Forts Historical Buildings
Dec 2 23rd Annual Fort Robinson Historical Christmas Dinner - Buffalo Soldiers Barracks - Fort Robinson