Events

 


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