Things To Do

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  • Antiques
  • Attractions
  • Automobiles
  • Boating
  • Camping
  • Concerts
  • Drag Racing
  • Family Activites
  • Fishing
  • FootGolf
  • Golf/Disc Golf
  • Historical
  • Horseback Riding
  • Museums/Galleries
  • Nature Walks & Hiking
  • Parks & Recreation
  • Shopping
  • Splash Pads
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Swimming
  • Theater
  • Volleyball

Apollo Park

Hockey, Pickleball, Skateboarding, Tennis, Basketball


Make the Archway part of your travel adventure!

Awarii Dunes Golf Course

18 Holes, 72 Par, Practice Green, Driving Range

Big Apple Fun Center and Sports Bar

Mini-golf, bowling, laser tag and more!

Buffalo Ridge Golf Course

9 Holes, 36 Par, Practice Green

Centennial Park and Pool

Swimming pool, playground and 9 Holes of Disc Golf
Course Length 1,896 feet

Christie’s Horseback Riding

Guided horseback rides available at Fort Kearny State Recreation Area.

Classic Car Collection

Over 200 vintage automobiles from the early 1900’s to the modern age.

Collins Park

Baseball, Softball, Basketball, Playground, Picnic Tables

Cottonmill Park & Recreation Area

Swimming, Nature Trails, Sand Volleyball, Fishing, Picnic Tables

Crane River Theater

Crane River Theater is your outlet for artistic expression.

Downtown Kearney

The heart and soul of Kearney for over 140 years.

Dryden Park

Baseball, Softball, Basketball, Splash Pad, Shelter

Elks Country Golf Course

9 Holes, Rental Clubs Available, Glow-in-the-Dark and FootGolf

Fort Kearney Museum and Glass Bottom Boat Rides

Open Memorial Day - Labor Day Thursday-Sunday

Fort Kearny State Historical Park

The stockade, parade grounds and blacksmith shop.

Fort Kearny State Recreation Area

Beaches, swimming, fishing, camping and more!


FUNTASTIC Inc. is an indoor family entertainment center. Their mission is to get children active while building family memories.

G.W. Frank Museum of History and Culture

One of the first houses west of the Missouri River to be wired for electricity.

George Spencer Tasting Room

Get a taste of wines made right here in Nebraska.

Harmon Park and Pool

Baseball, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Rock Garden, Sand Volleyball

Harold Warp Pioneer Village

Located in Minden, see America’s progress since 1830.

Harvey Park

Softball fields, Pickleball courts, Soccer fields, Playground, Picnic area

Hike/Bike Trail

Over 25 miles of community trails for you to enjoy!

Hilltop Mall

Kearney's shopping mall with a variety of stores.

Kearney Area Arts Council

Providing free summer concerts in the park, scholarships and funding for local events.

Kearney Area Children’s Museum

Inspires play, exploration and discovery through interactive experiences.

Kearney Cinema 8

All stadium seating, a party room and an expanded concession menu.

Kearney Community Theatre

Local live theatre, performed for the community, by the community.

Kearney Concert Association

Dedicated to “Bringing Great Performances To Central Nebraska Since 1948!”

Kearney Country Club

18 Holes – Par 71, Private Course, Driving Range & Practice Green Available. Open year around

Meeting Capacity: Inside 250, Outside 200

Kearney Family YMCA

Health & Fitness, Aquatics, Youth & Adult Sports/Programs, Family Activities, Child Care

Kearney Public Library

Books and events for all ages!

Kearney Raceway Park

The only drag strip in Nebraska with a long history of being an NHRA Division 5 Track.

Kearney Symphony Orchestra

A collection of student musicians, instructors and dedicated community members.

Kearney Water Trail

Hit the trail for an easy 2.3 mile float!

Mac’s Creek Vineyard

Capacity inside: 150
Capacity outside: 400

Meadowlark Hills Golf Course

18 Holes, 71 Par, Practice Green, Driving Range

Meadowlark North Park

Archery, BMX Track, Dog Park

Merryman Performing Arts Center

Quality dance, music and theatre performances, educational events and workshops.

Minden Opera House

Community center for theatrical productions, conferences, weddings and much more.

Museum of Nebraska Art (MONA)

Nebraska art by Nebraska artists.

Nebraska Firefighters Museum and Education Center

Designed to provide a place to safeguard and preserve Nebraska’s proud firefighting heritage.

Nebraska Wildlife Encounter – ZooZeum

A natural history museum where kids and adults can have fun learning about animals. Featuring several interactive exhibits, the museums aims to educate and entertain visitors.

Rowe Sanctuary & Iain Nicolson Audubon Center

Dedicated to the conservation of Sandhill Cranes, Whooping Cranes and other migratory birds.

Sleuth Escape Rooms

A fun adventure game in which players use mental abilities to solve a series of puzzles.

The Greens at Prairie Hills

18 Holes, 71 Par, Practice Green, Driving Range

The World Theatre

A restored, historic theatre that opened its doors in 1927 as a vaudeville house.

Thunderhead Brewing

Trails and Rails Museum/Buffalo County Historical Society

Explore the great transportation routes of the past, present and the future.

War Axe State Recreation Area

Nine acres of land and a 16 acre lake.

West Lincolnway

Baseball, Soccer, Softball

Windmill State Recreation Area

Yanney Park

Walking Trail, Water Trail, Fishing, Biking